Artist: Anders Holen Exhibition title: Aid For Impending Quagmire Venue: helper, New York, US Date: September 27 – October 26, 2014 Photography: Courtesy of Helper helper is pleased to present an exhibition by Norwegian artist Anders Holen. Aid for Impending Quagmire is comprised of prefabricated elements, including aluminum sculptures, glass vitrines, and wallpaper, as well as plaster works produced by the artist in situ. The voidal spaces of flocked, vacuum-formed wall works hold amalgamated tool forms that function both as single sculptures in the exhibition and as excavation tools for the on-site production of Holen’s ongoing Statue of Regression series. 1. Despite the growing volume of academic ink spilled bringing objects […]
Artist: Zack Davis Exhibition title: Vivo Vitro Silico Situ Venue: American Medium, New York, US Date: January 10 – February 12, 2015 Photography: Courtesy of American Medium American Medium is pleased to present Vivo Vitro Silico Situ, an exhibition of new sculptural work by Zack Davis.The exhibition is Davis’ first solo presentation in New York, as well as his first exhibition with the gallery. Using a wide range of materials and techniques, Davis considers the link between thought’s ability to trace and manipulate form and its own characteristics as a plastic medium rooted in structured matter. A series of fever dreams: Your body is a dense field of clockwork machinery […]
Artist: Mike Kuchar Exhibition title: Saints and Sinners Venue: François Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles, US Date: January 17 – February 14, 2015 Photography: Robert Wedemeyer. Courtesy of the artist and François Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles
Artist: Keith J. Varadi Exhibition title: Nu Haiku Venue: Smart Objects, Los Angeles, US Date: November 7 – December 12, 2014 Photography: Courtesy of the artist and Smart Objects Revel in the might of a flashlight, recognize how time flies over place, and life costs like the backside of a dime.
Artists: Patrick Armstrong, Alisa Baremboym, Mia Goyette, Zoe Latta, Josephine Pryde, Dena Yago Exhibition title: Lands’ End Organized by: Dena Yago Venue: Bodega, New York, US Date: January 11 – February 15, 2015 Photography: Courtesy of the artists and Bodega I watched a metal milk jug roll down the sidewalk and into the gutter. When righted, it became a collector for rain water. I took it back to my apartment. I carried it to my roof, covering its mouth with a sheet of cheesecloth to filter the brake particulates and other settling dusts. On tasting the gathered rain, it lacked the dulled metallic sweetness of the city’s municipal tap water. When […]
Artist: Todd Norsten Exhibition title: Chase The Ace Venue: Adams and Ollman, Portland, US Date: January 9 – February 14, 2015 Photography: Courtesy of the artist and Adams and Ollman Adams and Ollman is pleased to announce a solo presentation of new works by Todd Norsten on view at the gallery January 9 through February 14, 2015. This is the artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and in Portland, Oregon. Norsten’s subtle and evocative paintings are filled with rudimentary marks, sloppy lettering, awkward cropping and sometimes dirty surfaces. Upon first glance they look careless or naive. Closer examination reveals that hours of care and attention were spent rendering a smear […]
Artists: Rochelle Goldberg, Charles Harlan, Edward and Nancy Kienholz, Roelof Louw, Nora Mapp, Kyle Thurman, Anicka Yi Exhibition title: The Gentle Way (JUDO) Organized by: Zak Kitnick Venue: Clifton Benevento, New York, US Date: January 10 – February 14, 2015 Photography: Courtesy of the artists and Clifton Benevento, New York. Photography credit: Andres Ramirez (except individuals of Anicka Yi and Charles Harlan). Zak, The show as you talk about it reminds me of the story of a picture but you don’t answer the phone to hear it. Instead I take from the wall Henri Rousseau’s “The Merry Jester” which I am thinking of sending to you because it is JUDO. […]