Alex Katz Night Paintings Famous for paintings stocked with well-groomed, well-behaved people, Alex Katz is a difficult artist to classify. His night paintings, accompanied in Alex Katz Night Paintings… Art/Fine Art Coffee Table Abrams
Book Review

Alex Katz Night Paintings (1991)

Details Writer: Donald Kuspit; Genres: Art/Fine Art, Coffee Table; Publisher: Abrams

Famous for paintings stocked with well-groomed, well-behaved people, Alex Katz is a difficult artist to classify. His night paintings, accompanied in Alex Katz Night Paintings by an explanatory essay by Donald Kuspit and interviews with Katz, will only add to the mystery. In politely showing people as they would like to be seen, Katz has somehow revealed far more of them than most of us would wish to know. A

Originally posted May 31, 1991 Published in issue #68 May 31, 1991 Order article reprints