Tishan Hsu: Liquid Circuit

Tishan Hsu: Liquid Circuit is the New York-based artist’s first museum survey exhibition in the United States. The exhibition traces Hsu’s key ideas and demonstrates how they clearly resonate in the works of younger artists coming of age today. In the mid-1980s Hsu began a series of works that considered the implications of the accelerated…

SEARCHING THE SKY FOR RAIN

  This exhibition brings together works by artists who disregard the ways in which the art industry regulates, classifies, compartmentalizes, and essentializes difference into sanctioned categories. The artists in Searching the Sky for Rain defy the fracking of particularities into niche-marketed, T-shirt formulations of “identities” for institutional meaning and value production. These exploitative processes administer domination, forcing…

OUR PICKS AT SOCRATES SCULPTURE PARK

                           Whether inspired by Queens hip-hop or Incan masonry and architecture, Socrates is honored to offer each artist fellow this platform to bring their vision to life. — Jess Wilcox, Curator and Director of Exhibitions The Socrates Annual runs through March 24, 2019….

BRUCE NAUMAN: DISAPPEARING ACTS

The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 present the first comprehensive retrospective in 25 years devoted to the work of American artist Bruce Nauman (b. 1941), on view at The Museum of Modern Art from October 21, 2018, through February 18, 2019, and at MoMA PS1 from October 21, 2018, through February 25, 2019….

LIC DESIGN DUO ART AND GUILE

ART & GUILE is a New York-based design studio founded in 2016 by artists Kate Hopkins and Christopher Boynton. Kate, a painter and printmaker, and Chris, a 3D modeler and former video artist, merge their singular perspectives to produce a range of minimal but spirited contemporary light fixtures, furniture, and objects. The work is simultaneously…

JORGE PALACIOS, ‘LINK’

Complementing the forth coming exhibition Jorge Palacios at The Noguchi Museum (September 26, 2018–January 20, 2019), the monumental wood sculpture Link by Spanish artist Jorge Palacios will be installed on Flatiron Plaza North, adjacent to Madison Square Park in Manhattan. Informed by Isamu Noguchi’s example, Link explores the relationship between scale and public engagement through…

MORIAH EVANS: FIGURING

THRU January 14, 2018 Courtesy the artist and MoMA PS1. Photo: Derek Schultz Originating from internal physical processes, Moriah Evans’ Figuring takes micro movements as method. Through the engagement of energies, reactions, and interactions, three female performers make visible and audible internal systems in order to pitch them against the external forces of space and…

SELF-INTERNED, 1942: NOGUCHI IN POSTON WAR RELOCATION CENTER

   February 19, 2017, marked the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, the notorious wartime directive that authorized the internment of Japanese citizens and American citizens of Japanese heritage living in the Western United States. This exhibition explores Noguchi’s extraordinary decision—despite being exempt from internment as a resident of New York—to enter the Poston War…

THE SCULPTURES OF GONZALO FONSECA

The Noguchi Museum presents a retrospective exhibition of the sculptural work of Gonzalo Fonseca (1922–97), a major figure in the development of modern Latin American art who created some of the most enchanting sculptures of his day. The exhibition encompasses some 80 objects, primarily works in stone from the mid-1960s to the 1990s, complemented by…

YOUNG ARCHITECT PROGRAM

            Lumen, an immersive, interactive installation by Jenny Sabin Studio, has been on view in MoMA PS1’s courtyard during this summer. Winner of The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1’s annual Young Architects Program, this year’s structure evolves over the course of the day, with responsive textiles that display…

NARI WARD’S G.O.A.T., again

          This is the first time in the park’s 30-year history that the entire five-acre space has been handed over to a single artist, and Ward makes excellent use of the opportunity. There are six main components to the show, including the title track (if you will) G.O.A.T.S, 2017, for which…

JEFFREY LEDER IN LIC & PAINT HEADS

The gallery’s mission is to create a space for artists, collectors, collaborators and the general art community to interact in an accessible and welcoming environment. Our focus is contemporary art, created by talented emerging and mid-career artists. Jeffrey Leder saw an opportunity to bring together all of his varied relationships under this inclusive philosophy. Leder…