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Travis Diehl

Travis Diehl is online editor at X-TRA. He is a recipient of the Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant and the Rabkin Prize in Visual Arts Journalism.

From Lorraine O’Grady’s photocollages from the 1990s at Alexander Gray Associates to Kiyan Williams’s deep-fried American Flags at Lyles & King, these are the must-see shows

BY Travis Diehl | 20 MAY 22

At the Queens Museum, New York, a survey of the artist’s career showcases her feminist genre of social practice

BY Travis Diehl | 05 APR 22

The artist and author’s new novella, ‘Tuesday or September or The End’, imagines an alternative collective future

BY Travis Diehl | 14 MAR 22

A group show curated by Sylvie Fortin at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, delves into the politics of social health

BY Travis Diehl | 28 FEB 22

Travis Diehl on the successes and failures – both past and present – of the young triennial in its attempt to revitalize the city in the wake of climate disasters

BY Travis Diehl | 11 JAN 22

At SculptureCenter, New York, the artist’s new, K-Pop inspired, video sees revolution as an illness

BY Travis Diehl | 01 DEC 21

In his newest hallucinatory animation, ‘Life After BOB’, the artist questions self-determination in an algorithmic age

BY Travis Diehl | 19 NOV 21

The artist speaks on his latest series of small, abstract tableaux, reflecting on the history of landscape painting and why uncertainty can create a sense purpose

BY Travis Diehl AND Kenjiro Okazaki | 03 NOV 21

At the Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami, the artist presents a suite of new works that confronts the notion of 'white angst' in western iconography

BY Travis Diehl | 06 JUL 21

Her latest book, a collection of 19 essays that spans art criticism, journalism and memoir, is an exhaustive examination of what it means to write

BY Travis Diehl | 14 MAY 21

At Bel Ami, Los Angeles, the artist’s paintings take a satirical look at the grisly history of American bigotry against US Asian populations

BY Travis Diehl | 30 APR 21

The artist on her proposed New Monument for Franska Tomten and how minimalist aesthetics speak to the complex history of Sweden’s colonial past

BY Travis Diehl AND Aria Dean | 06 APR 21

The artist’s first feature film depicts a mother-daughter pair of grifters trying to stay afloat through financial recession 

BY Travis Diehl | 05 FEB 21

Conceptual artist Patrick Jackson presents a series of photographs and glass shelves that riff on modernism and minimalism

BY Travis Diehl | 17 NOV 20

The artist’s online game, ‘Screen Talk’, satirizes the bad politics and fake news muddling responses to COVID-19

BY Travis Diehl | 03 JUL 20

From ‘a coven of witches’ at Deitch Projects to the ‘totemic roughness’ of Huma Bhabha at David Kordansky Gallery, our critic’s guide to Los Angeles

BY Travis Diehl | 11 FEB 20

At Matthew Marks, New York, the artist’s enigmatic marbles and projections perform a subtle excavation of the gallery’s architecture 

BY Travis Diehl | 14 JAN 20

Kilimnik’s subjects are nearly always brutal – murder, empire, war – and just as often delivered with a practiced detachment

BY Travis Diehl | 18 OCT 19

There is a place for evidentiary art – but not for Kenneth Goldsmith’s print-out of 62,000 pages of the former US Secretary of State’s correspondence

BY Travis Diehl | 10 OCT 19

Though it tactfully sidesteps the real politics of housing, ‘Landlord Colors’ offers an alternative model to the ‘development biennial’ 

BY Travis Diehl | 30 JUL 19