DAVID ZWIRNER PRESENTS DANGEROUS LIASIONS

David Zwirner is pleased to present Dangerous Liaisons, an exhibition of new works by Chris Ofili, on view at the gallery’s 34 East 69th Street location, in New York. The show marks the artist’s fourth solo presentation with the gallery. The title of the exhibition references René Magritte’s eponymous painting of 1935, which Ofili explores…

FALL HIGHLIGHT — RED GROOMS

ARTIST Red Grooms is an American artist known for his painted-collage sculptures of both fictional and observed scenes. Characterized by his distinctive stylization and humor, Grooms created his hallmark works with illustration board and a hot glue gun, painstakingly piecing together painted depictions into a believable physical space. Born on June 7, 1937 in Nashville,…

MOON DANCERS YU’PIK MASKS AND THE SURREALISTS

                Moon Dancers: Yup’ik Masks and the Surrealists (April 27 – June 29, 2018) celebrates the fertile creative intersection between 19th and early 20th century Yup’ik masks from the central Alaskan coast, and the Surrealists’ indefatigable quest for spiritual and artistic connections with pre-modern societies all over the…

IMPLAUSIBLE — INTERNATIONAL SPOTLIGHT

When is a building not a building? Filip Dujardin studied History of Art at the University of Ghent, with a specialization in architecture, before studying photography at the Academy of Ghent. After training as a technical assistant for Magnum-photographer Carl De Keyzer, he started a professional collaboration with Frederik Vercruysse. In 2007 he established himself…

ARSHILE GORSKY’S LANDSCAPE

Abstraction allows man to see with his mind what he cannot physically see with his eyes… Abstract art enables the artist to perceive beyond the tangible, to extract the infinite out of the finite. It is the emancipation of the mind. It is an explosion into unknown areas. Arshile Gorky’s diverse body of work was…