NEW SHOW AT FOXY PRODUCTION

Figura considers the ever-changing function of the figure in art. Beyond the resemblance of a person in real life, the figure’s role, across time and cultures, has constantly evolved through socio-political, philosophical, and religious influences. Literary critic Erich Auerbach’s “Figura” (1938) investigates the history of the figure’s definitions and contours: from Ancient Greece to Rome,…

NEO RAUCH: AUS DEM BODEN/From the Floor

The Drawing Center presents Neo Rauch: Aus dem Boden / From the Floor, the first exhibition entirely devoted to his drawings in the United States. Neo Rauch is one of the best-known artists from the Leipzig school in Germany. His psychologically complex paintings have been widely collected and written about for more than twenty years. Featuring…

DARK SPRING –an exhibition at Sargent’s Daughters

Sargent’s Daughters is pleased to present Dark Spring a group exhibition of ceramics, works on paper and paintings by Shary Boyle, Sarah Slappey and Brandi Twilley. The exhibition takes its title from Unica Zürn’s 1967 short novel of the same name, which traces the erotic awakening and subsequent suicide of a young girl.  Zürn’s nameless heroine is…

RAVAGED BY NADIAH BAMADHAJ

      Chambers Fine Art presents Ravaged, new work by artist Nadiah Bamadhaj (b. 1968, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia). The series of 6 works combines her charcoal on paper collage drawings with photographic images by Indonesian photojournalist Dwi Oblo. The drawing component is made up of portraits of individuals that were interviewed by the artist at…