Exhibitions

New York, NY - 13 June 2014 - 27 July 2014

Daughter of Bad Girls

Klaus Von Nichtssagend Gallery

54 Ludlow Street
10002 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 10 June 2014

Ellen Altfest, Donna Chung, Vaginal Davis, Ann Hirsch, Marina Kappos, Alice Mackler, Jessica Rath, Ridykeulous, Xaviera Simmons

Twenty years ago Marcia Tucker wrote in the exhibition catalogue for her show "Bad Girls" of a discussion between herself and Marcia Tanner about how the show "grew like kudzu . . . and still cries out for more (Daughter of Bad Girls, Part XIV?)." In 1994, "Bad Girls" comprised two independently organized sister exhibitions, the first at the New Museum curated by Tucker, and "Bad Girls West" at the UCLA Wight Art Gallery (now the Hammer) curated by Tanner. Read more...

Aarau - 10 May 2014 - 27 July 2014

Paying No Attention I Notice Everything - Robert Walser and the Visual Arts

Aargauer Kunsthaus

Aargauerplatz
5001 Aarau
Exhibition
Online since 3 May 2014

With its survey titled "Paying no Attention I Notice Everything. Robert Walser and the Visual Arts" the Aargauer Kunsthaus examines the impact the writer has had - and still has - on numerous artists. In addition to contemporary artistic practices the show presents paintings that were around during Robert Walser's lifetime. Read more...

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Aarau - 10 May 2014 - 27 July 2014

CARAVAN 2/2014: Eva-Fiore Kovacovsky - Series of Exhibitions of Young Art

Aargauer Kunsthaus

Aargauerplatz
5001 Aarau
Exhibition
Online since 3 May 2014

The Bernese artist Eva-Fiore Kovacovsky (b. 1980) examines the peculiar features of plants and explores their rich and varied formal potential. Leaves or grasses are sorted, defamiliarised and manipulated in the creative process. In their reference to nature the works provide fascinating points of contact with the works of Sophie-Taeuber Arp and Hans Arp that are presented in the same gallery. Read more...

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New York, NY - 26 June 2014 - 26 July 2014

Don't Look Now

Zach Feuer Gallery

548 West 22nd Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 27 June 2014

Joshua Abelow, Gina Beavers, Brian Belott, Katherine Bernhardt, Charles Burchfield, Caitlin Cherry, Ann Craven, Cynthia Daignault, Mira Dancy, Nicole Eisenman, Al Freeman, Ted Gahl, Van Hanos, Daniel Heidkamp, Jamian Juliano-Villani, Nikki Maloof, Keith Mayerson, John McAllister, Torey Thornton

This exhibition combines works from artists who have historically dealt with representation, with those from some of the contemporary champions of its reemergence. Simply put, this one is for the picture makers. Read more...

Luzern - 28 June 2014 - 26 July 2014

Josse Bailly - Dr chnopf esch abgheit

sic!-Elephanthouse

Neustadtstrasse, vis-à-vis Restaurant zur freien Schweiz
6003 Luzern
Exhibition
Online since 24 June 2014

Josse Bailly (*1977) konstruiert in seinen kleinformatigen Zeichnungen und Malereien eine unverwechselbare Bildwelt. Diese entspringt der populären Ästhetik des Hard Rock und Heavy Metal ebenso wie humorvollen kunstgeschichtlichen Bezügen und der Auseinandersetzung mit der Malerei selbst. Read more...

Tokyo - 28 June 2014 - 26 July 2014

Kunié Sugiura - You are always on my mind / you are always in my heart; photo-painting and photo collage, 1976-1981

Taka Ishii Gallery

1-3-2-5F Kiyosumi, Koto-ku
#135-002 Tokyo
Exhibition
Online since 22 June 2014

Taka Ishii Gallery is pleased to present "You are always on my mind / you are always in my heart; photo-painting and photo collage, 1976-1981," a solo exhibition of Kunié Sugiura. This will be Kunié Sugiura's first solo exhibition at Taka Ishii Gallery. It will include 6 photo collages along with 9 photo-paintings, produced in the late 70's to early 80's. Read more...

Zurich - 15 June 2014 - 26 July 2014

Mark Bradford - My Head Became a Rock

Galerie Hauser & Wirth Zürich

Limmatstrasse 270
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 9 June 2014

Hauser & Wirth is proud to present 'My Head Became a Rock', Mark Bradford's inaugural exhibition with the gallery featuring a body of entirely new work. Best recognised for expansive multilayered collaged paintings incorporating materials found in the urban environment, for this exhibition Bradford has created a series of works based on the work of French artist Gustave Caillebotte. Economic exchange and socio-politics are abstracted through a geometry that infuses the matrix of lines with notions of labour and class systems. Read more...

Zurich - 15 June 2014 - 26 July 2014

Vito Acconci - Now and Then - Curated by Kenny Schachter

Grieder Contemporary

Limmatstrasse 256
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 6 June 2014

Wouldn't it be ideal if we could revisit and rewrite our past? The earliest works on view in this exhibition "Vito Acconci - Now and Then" date from 1969-71 covering some of Acconci's most vital and still pertinent contributions to performance and conceptual art. The archival documentation contains period photographs and text both hand and typewritten, accompanied by subsequently drafted thoughts. Read more...

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London - 23 May 2014 - 26 July 2014

Richard Jackson - New Paintings

Hauser & Wirth London

23 Savile Row
W1S 2ET London
Exhibition
Online since 19 May 2014

Hauser & Wirth is pleased to present an exhibition of major new works by Richard Jackson, including the latest in his series of large-scale mechanical installations. Los Angeles based Jackson has been a pre-eminent figure in American contemporary art since the 1970s, counting Edward Kienholz and Bruce Nauman among his contemporaries. Read more...

London - 23 May 2014 - 26 July 2014

Phyllida Barlow - Fifty Years of Drawings

Hauser & Wirth London

23 Savile Row
W1S 2ET London
Exhibition
Online since 19 May 2014

Hauser & Wirth is delighted to unveil previously unseen drawings from Phyllida Barlow's archive, dating from her time at Chelsea School of Art in the 1960s to the present day. Now 70, most of Barlow's sculptures from the past five decades have been destroyed, leaving the drawing archive as the only surviving record of her earlier sculptural practice. Read more...

Zurich - 9-25 July 2014

Susanne Keller - Bebilderungs-Bühnen

KunstRaum R57

Röschibachstrasse 57
8037 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 2 July 2014

Zu der künstlerischen Arbeit von Susanne Keller gehören Objekte, Installationen, gemalte und fotografische Bilder, Musik, Texte & Gedichte. Keller führt einen intuitiven und intellektuellen Arbeitsprozess. Oft geht sie von Thematiken und Bildern aus die sie inhaltlich interessieren oder rein optisch oder akustisch ansprechen. Read more...

New York, NY - 27 June 2014 - 25 July 2014

Fixed Variable

Hauser & Wirth New York

511 West 18th Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 24 June 2014

Hauser & Wirth is pleased to present 'Fixed Variable', a group exhibition featuring works by Lucas Blalock, Ethan Greenbaum, John Houck, Matt Keegan, Josh Kolbo, Kate Steciw, Chris Wiley and Letha Wilson.

'Fixed Variable' looks at the work of eight artists who explore the tension between the photograph and the object, in light of the new and complex ways that we experience images in contemporary visual culture: mediated by the computer, corrupted by Photoshop, unnoticed and ingrained in the urban landscape. Read more...

New York, NY - 21 June 2014 - 25 July 2014

Labor Intensive

Ronald Feldman Fine Arts

31 Mercer Street
10013 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 23 June 2014

Eleanor Antin, Conrad Atkinson, Joseph Beuys, Heather Cassils, Nancy Chunn, Christine Hill, Simone Jones, Komar & Melamid, Mierle Laderman Ukeles, Hannah Wilke

Ronald Feldman Fine Arts is pleased to present "Labor Intensive", a group show that expands the defined role labor plays in our individual lives and society as a whole. Often overlooked are the beauty and dignity in work and their potential to be powerful forces of change. Read more...

New York, NY - 26 June 2014 - 25 July 2014

The Photographic Object, 1970

Hauser & Wirth New York

32 East 69th Street
10021 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 22 June 2014

Beginning 26 June, Hauser & Wirth will present 'The Photographic Object, 1970', an ambitious historical exhibition exploring the legacy of Peter Bunnell's landmark 1970 show 'Photography into Sculpture', presented at the The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Recognized as the first comprehensive survey of photographically formed images used in a sculptural or fully dimensional manner, 'Photography into Sculpture' stands as one of the great contributions to the history of photography and continues to exert an influence upon contemporary practice. Read more...

Zurich - 27 June 2014 - 25 July 2014

Silvie Zürcher - Time is on my Side

HAUSERGALLERY

Pflanzschulstrasse 17
8004 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 21 June 2014

HAUSERGALLERY is delighted to announce the solo exhibition "Time is on my side" by Silvie Zürcher in its gallery. In her exhibition, Silvie Zürcher presents a series of new works in which she uses plant materials, among other things, which she finds in nature. She combines shrubs, branches and flowers to create still lifes. Read more...

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New York, NY - 3 June 2014 - 25 July 2014

New Paintings

Alexander and Bonin

132 Tenth Avenue
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 1 June 2014

Our summer show includes paintings by five gallery artists: Matthew Benedict, Robert Bordo, Diango Hernández, Stefan Kürten and Sylvia Plimack Mangold. Most of the paintings in the exhibition are being exhibited for the first time. Read more...

New York, NY - 9 May 2014 - 25 July 2014

Sterling Ruby - Sunrise Sunset

Hauser & Wirth New York

511 West 18th Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 4 May 2014

Hauser & Wirth New York is pleased to present 'Sterling Ruby. Sunrise Sunset', an exhibition of new works by the Los Angeles based artist. Comprised of paintings, cardboard collages, fabric collages, tapestries, ceramics, a mobile, and sculptures in metal, urethane and fabric, the exhibition will be on view at the gallery's downtown space at 511 West 18th Street in West Chelsea. Read more...

Birsfelden - 20 June 2014 - 21 July 2014

Katja Novitskova - Green Growth, curated by Samuel Leuenberger

SALTS

Hauptstrasse 12
4127 Birsfelden BL
Exhibition
Online since 26 June 2014

Today, once again, a meteorite has hit the garden.
And again, civilization has been put to sleep for long enough to allow it to fall into complete oblivion.
They will find traces, fragments, hints. Green arrows, aluminium boards with remnants of brightly-colored feathers, piercing blue eyes, cigarette butts, dead insects, earth-scented plasma and plastic stones.... Read more...

Birsfelden - 20 June 2014 - 21 July 2014

Navid Nuur, Emanuel Röhss, Amanda Ross-Ho, Fredrik Værslev - Picture This, presented by Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen & SALTS

SALTS

Hauptstrasse 12
4127 Birsfelden BL
Exhibition
Online since 26 June 2014

Giovanni Carmine from Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen and Samuel Leuenberger from SALTS present a group show of artists Navid Nuur, Emanuel Röhss, Amanda Ross-Ho and Fredrik Værslev. Titled "Picture This", the exhibition title was chosen as a way to encourage the viewer to encounter the interwoven poetry that might or might not emerge during a given viewing. Read more...

Birsfelden - 20 June 2014 - 21 July 2014

read the room, you've got to

SALTS

Hauptstrasse 12
4127 Birsfelden BL
Exhibition
Online since 26 June 2014

Etel Adnan, Kolt Beringer, Harry Burke, Cynthia Cruz, Olivia Dunbar, Andrew Durbin, Ida Ekblad, Heike-Karin Föll, Lauren Gault, Harmony Holiday, Karl Holmqvist, Romain Juan, Joan Naviyuk Kane, John Kelsey, Paul Kneale, Sophie Jung, Sophia Le Fraga, Joshua Marie Wilkinson, Garrett Nelson, Collier Nogues, Sophie Nys, Fatuma Osman, Vanessa Place, Lauren Printy Currie, Megan Rooney, Andrew Seguin, Donna Stonecipher, Sue Tompkins, Martina-Sofie Wildberger, Hannah Woo, Lynn Xu

The exhibition "read the room, you've got to" explores the current blurring of borders between poetic and visual arts practices, as well as analogue and digital processes, while taking up the history of mail art in the internet age. Read more...