ROY DEFOREST VENUS OVER MANHATTAN

Roy De Forest’s freewheeling vision, treasured for its combination of dots, dogs, and fantastical voyages, made him a pillar of Northern California’s artistic community for more than fifty years. Born in 1930 to migrant farmers in North Platte, Nebraska, De Forest and his family fled the dust bowl for Washington State, where he grew up…

CHARLOTTE PERRIAND

 Venus Over Manhattan presents an exhibition until January 12th dedicated to Charlotte Perriand, one of the most famous designers of the twentieth-century, whose pioneering furniture and interiors helped shape the modernist movement. Produced in collaboration with Laffanour / Galerie Downtown, Paris, this is the largest exploration of Perriand’s work to be held in New York,…

KINETICS OF VIOLENCE

            Venus Over Manhattan presented Kinetics of Violence: Alexander Calder + Cady Noland, an exhibition curated by Sandra Antelo-Suarez. Comprised of two seminal sculptures by each artist, the exhibition marks the first time works by Alexander Calder and Cady Noland have been presented together. Kinetics of Violence enlists two radical yet…