Hudson, NY - 20 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Martin McMurray - The Case for Dream Insurance / Erik Schoonebeek

Jeff Bailey Gallery

127 Warren Street
12534 Hudson, NY
Exhibition
Online since 18 September 2014

Jeff Bailey Gallery / Hudson is pleased to present Martin McMurray, "The Case for Dream Insurance", an exhibition of new faux books. McMurray's books have the appearance, weight and feel of real books (although they do not open). Their uncanny titles seem vaguely familiar, or laughably plausible. Erik Schoonebeek's paintings and drawings are made on found paper, old book covers and other materials. Read more...

Los Angeles, CA - 27 September 2014 - 30 November 2014

Small Museum for the American Metaphor

REDCAT

631 W. 2nd Street
90012 Los Angeles, CA
Exhibition
Online since 18 September 2014

REDCAT is pleased to present "Small Museum for the American Metaphor", an exhibition curated by Belgian architect Kersten Geers in collaboration with the Gallery at REDCAT Director Ruth Estevez. "Small Museum for the American Metaphor" is an exhibition which brings together European perspectives on the American West, and more specifically, the particularities embedded in the idealized fictions surrounding it. Read more...

New York, NY - 10 September 2014 - 25 October 2014

Cao Fei - La Town

Lombard Freid Projects

518 West 19th Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 10 September 2014

Lombard Freid is pleased to present "La Town", Cao Fei's fifth solo show with the gallery. An ambitious stop-motion feature, "La Town" exemplifies the artist's playful-yet-political practice, converging fantasy and reality into a film noir-inspired vision of the contemporary China and the World at large. The trailer for the film was well received at Art Basel Hong Kong 2014, and is followed by the full-length film and related photographic series. Read more...

New York, NY - 10 September 2014 - 15 November 2014

Lois Conner - The Long View

Gitterman Gallery

41 East 57th Street, Suite 1103
10022 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 10 September 2014

This exhibition includes images made during Lois Conner's travels throughout the world: from the Badlands in South Dakota to Cappadocia, Turkey; from the rooftops of New York City to the rooftops of Ganden Monastery in Tibet; from the mountains of Guilin, China to the Louisiana bayou. Conner's work encourages the viewer to explore the similarities and nuances of our world. Read more...

New York, NY - 13 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Mona Hatoum - Twelve Windows

Alexander and Bonin

132 Tenth Avenue
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

Alexander and Bonin will begin the fall season with a one-person exhibition of recent work by Mona Hatoum. On view in the front gallery will be "Twelve Windows" (2012-13), an installation comprised of one-meter-square embroidered pieces of fabric, attached with wooden clothe pins at irregular intervals to a steel cable which traverses the room. These twelve embroidered panels are the work of Inaash; a Lebanese NGO founded in 1969 to provide employment for Palestinian women in refugee camps in Lebanon. Read more...

New York, NY - 7 September 2014 - 19 October 2014

Thomas Øvlisen - Jørgen Larsen, Taarbæk

Klaus Von Nichtssagend Gallery

54 Ludlow Street
10002 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

For his fourth show at Klaus, Thomas Øvlisen will present a new body of sculptures with painted surfaces. Made from styrofoam blocks cut into shapes suggesting forms such as flying buttresses, surfboards, doors, and building blocks, the sculptures physically and visually employ mass and lightness. Read more...

New York, NY - 11 September 2014 - 1 November 2014

Stephen Shore

303 Gallery

507 W 24th Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

303 Gallery is pleased to present its fifth exhibition of photographs by Stephen Shore, whose pioneering use of color photography in the 1970s and beyond has made him one of art history's most revered and exploratory practitioners of photographic possibilities. For this occasion, Shore will present two new bodies of work realized in zones of itinerant conflict. Read more...

New York, NY - 11 September 2014 - 11 October 2014

Paul Villinski - Paradigm

Morgan Lehman Gallery

535 West 22nd Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

Morgan Lehman is pleased to present "Paradigm", Paul Villinski's third solo show with the gallery. The exhibition is the culmination of years of study during which Villinski has delved into the biology and lifecycles of his archetypal butterfly motif, emerging with a deep understanding of the parallels between their existence and ours. Read more...

New York, NY - 11 September 2014 - 1 November 2014

Adam Putnam

P·P·O·W

535 West 22nd Street, 3rd Floor
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

P.P.O.W is pleased to present the gallery's first exhibition with New York-based artist Adam Putnam. Putnam's practice has steadily evolved out of an interest in live actions that employ the body as a vehicle for exploring the intersection between our physical selves and the architectural space that we inhabit. Read more...

New York, NY - 11 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Maria Park - Composition

Margaret Thatcher Projects

539 West 23rd Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

Thatcher Projects is pleased to present "Composition", the gallery's third solo exhibition of works by American artist Maria Park. Through her paintings, Maria Park seeks to address the tension between image and experience, considering projection and expectation as contributed by the viewer. The artist's works focus on how popular culture, via film, Internet, print media, and more, mediates our perception of the world. Read more...

Los Angeles, CA - 13 September 2014 - 1 November 2014

Zackary Drucker & Rhys Ernst - Post / Relationship / X

Luis De Jesus Los Angeles

2685 S La Cienega Boulevard
90034 Los Angeles, CA
Exhibition
Online since 7 September 2014

"Relationship", an extensive photographic project created by Zackary Drucker and Rhys Ernst that documents their life together from 2008 through 2013, debuted at the 2014 Whitney Biennial, New York, and comes to Los Angeles via the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, where it is currently being presented as part of "Fan the Flames: Queer Positions in Photography". Read more...

New York, NY - 10 September 2014 - 4 October 2014

Not Vital - Everton

Sperone Westwater

257 Bowery
10002 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 7 September 2014

Sperone Westwater is pleased to announce a Not Vital exhibition featuring new stainless steel sculptures, HEADS, and a series of related drawings. Vital developed this striking sculptural series in his studio in the art district of Caochangdi, Beijing. Read more...

San Francisco, CA - 6 September 2014 - 25 October 2014

Robb Putnam - Foundlings

Rena Bransten Projects

1639 Market Street
94103 San Francisco, CA
Exhibition
Online since 2 September 2014

In his second solo exhibition with Rena Bransten Gallery, Robb Putnam transforms the project space into an experience of childhood's more private, intimate, and terrifying moments with his installation "Foundlings." Putnam uses cast-off materials - shredded rags, thread, leather, vinyl, and plastic bags - to bring life to the elusive, yet deeply felt memories of imaginary friends, fears, and private comforts of childhood. Read more...

New York, NY - 4 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Julie Blackmon - Free Range

Robert Mann Gallery

525 West 26th Street, 2nd Floor
10001 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 2 September 2014

Robert Mann Gallery is pleased to announce "Free Range", Julie Blackmon's third solo exhibition with the gallery. Blackmon's recent body of work, which includes new images that will debut at the exhibition, juxtaposes an enduring sense of nostalgia with keenly contemporary details to twist the artist's signature sly wit into strange, wry, and whimsical stories of family life. Read more...

New York, NY - 4 September 2014 - 4 October 2014

Johannes VanDerBeek - Early Hand

Zach Feuer Gallery

548 West 22nd Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 2 September 2014

In his fourth solo exhibition with the gallery, Johannes VanDerBeek explores his interest in how the process of seeing and understanding is constantly evolving based on stages of human development. Following the birth of his daughter, VanDerBeek became fascinated with imagining how she was seeing the world without the pre-associations that language provides. Read more...

New York, NY - 4 September 2014 - 4 October 2014

Helene Appel

James Cohan Gallery

533 West 26th Street
10001 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 2 September 2014

James Cohan Gallery is pleased to present the US debut solo exhibition by German artist Helene Appel. Helene Appel chooses to paint things from everyday life, among them rumpled textiles, stitched thread, netting, puddles of liquid, piles of rice, plastic bags, floor-sweepings and small electrical components. She renders these domestic objects at actual size in a variety of media from watercolor to oil and encaustic on untreated canvas and burlap. Read more...

New York, NY - 7 September 2014 - 12 October 2014

Ryan McGinley - YEARBOOK

Team (gallery, inc.)

83 Grand Street
10013 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 1 September 2014

Team (gallery, inc.) is pleased to announce a solo show by New York-based artist Ryan McGinley, entitled YEARBOOK. YEARBOOK is a single artwork that consists of close to seven hundred studio portraits of over two hundred models, always in the nude, printed on vinyl and adhered to every available inch of the gallery's walls and ceilings. Read more...

New York, NY - 7 September 2014 - 26 October 2014

Cory Arcangel - tl;dr

Team (gallery, inc.)

47 Wooster Street
10013 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 1 September 2014

Team (gallery, inc.) is pleased to announce a solo show of new work by Cory Arcangel, entitled "tl;dr". For this New York exhibition, Arcangel has produced a body of work expanding upon his use of cultural and technological obsolescence as the source of an artistic vocabulary. In the gallery, he will be showing a series of works called "Lakes". Read more...

New York, NY - 7 September 2014 - 5 October 2014

David Kramer - Summer Rental

Thierry Goldberg Gallery

103 Norfolk Street
10002 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 1 September 2014

My wife keeps asking me to fix the screen in the kitchen window. We live on the second floor and mosquitoes seem to like breeding in the airshaft. I told her she should ask the super. He fixes screens for everyone in the building, all of the time. Read more...

New York, NY - 5 September 2014 - 4 October 2014

Fahamu Pecou - Pursuit of Happiness

Lyons Wier Gallery

542 W. 24th St
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 1 September 2014

Lyons Wier Gallery is please to announce the exhibition, "The Pursuit of Happiness," by Fahamu Pecou. Michel Foucault's theory of subjectivation (the construction of the individual) includes what he calls "ethical substance." This substance forms the basis of our existential angst, the pursuit of happiness, and the desire to correct our own self-imposed ethical dilemma. Through intentions and actions, both consciously and unconsciously, we act based on our perceived reality of this ethical substance. Read more...