4 New York Painting Shows

Dana Gordon, Some Talmud, 2012, oil on linen, 78 x 60 inches (courtesy of the ar
Dana Gordon, Some Talmud, 2012, oil on linen, 78 x 60 inches (courtesy of the artist and Sideshow Gallery)

James Panero reviews four painting shows in New York: Dana Gordon & John Mendelsohn: New Paintings at Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn (through May 12), Jane Freilicher: Painter Among Poets at Tibor de Nagy Gallery (through June 14), Fedele Spadafora: New Paintings at Slag Gallery, Brooklyn, and John Dubrow: Recent Work at Lori Bookstein Fine Art.