Christopher Knight

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Christopher Knight is art critic for the Los Angeles Times. He is a three-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in criticism (1991, 2001 and 2007). Knight received the 1997 Frank Jewett Mather Award for distinction in art criticism from the College Art Assn., becoming the first journalist to win the award in more than 25 years. He has appeared on CBS’ “60 Minutes,” PBS’ “NewsHour,” NPR's “Morning Edition” and “All Things Considered” and CNN and was featured in the 2009 documentary movie about the controversial relocation of the Barnes Foundation’s art collection, “The Art of the Steal.”

Recent Articles

  • Artist Aaron Fowler's work at Diane Rosenstein: Loaded in more ways than one

    Artist Aaron Fowler's work at Diane Rosenstein: Loaded in more ways than one

    Aaron Fowler’s raucous assemblage paintings are packed with stuff. The term “mixed media” barely encapsulates materials that include shimmering silvery CDs, bits of clothing, folding tables, trash bags, inkjet photos and mud. The pieces are also packed with complex emotional energy. A single Fowler...

  • A walk through Isabelle Cornaro's 'Landscape'

    A walk through Isabelle Cornaro's 'Landscape'

    The classic Minimalist black box is made into an ambivalent stage set for the centerpiece of Isabelle Cornaro’s cerebral exhibition. Titled “Landscape,” the room-size installation is somewhere between a severe exposition of the sculptural limits of geometric abstraction and a refined department...

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