March 31 – May 11, 2007 This large exhibition will present a new multi-coloured group of paintings from John Nixon’s Experimental Painting Workshop in 2007. The Polychrome paintings stem from Nixon’s use of colour in his earlier monochrome paintings, here using his signature orange colour with other colours. During 2006 Nixon has begun to work with the idea of colour-rhythm, an idea pertinent to the Italian Futurists. John Nixon continues to develop and extend [...]
Ward Jackson, Crate 2, 1993 Acrylic on canvas, 24 x 24 inches April 27— June 2, 2007
John Zurier, Night (3), 2006 March 29 — May 19, 2007 Based in Berkeley, CA, this is John Zurier’s first solo exhibition in New York and includes work from 2001 to present.
April 24 — May 2, 2007 Whiteout is a public art project consisting of 500 lightboxes spread throughout the city of Dusseldorf, Germany. Features artists Jes Wind Andersen, Lars Breuer, Sebastian Freytag, Terry Haggerty, Jan Kämmerling, Guido Münch, Jörg Nittenwilm and Hannes Norberg.
Inspired by a line from American objectivist poet Lorine Niedecker, the new album is primarily instrumental, a mix of electronic and acoustic, rather downbeat/mellow, perhaps meditative.
Alexander Liberman, Omega IX, 1961 March 8 — April 28, 2007 In addition to being the Year of the Pig, it also appears to be the year of Op Art. Another great survey exhibition including Yaacov Agam, Josef Albers, Richard Anuszkiewicz, Hannes Beckmann, Fletcher Benton, Karl Benjamin, Francis Celentano, Tony Conrad, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Benjamin Cunningham, Gene Davis, Jose de Rivera, Julio Le Parc, Leroy Lamis, Alexander Liberman, François Morellet, Kenneth Noland, Larry Poons, Bridget [...]
Maurício Nogueira Lima, Rhythmic Object 2 (second version), 1953 The Adolpho Leirner Collection, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, has acquired the Adolpho Leirner Collection of Brazilian Constructive Art, a group of 98 works made in the 1950s and ‘60s by Sergio Camargo, Lygia Clark, Waldemar Cordeiro, Hélio Oiticica, Lygia Pape, Alfredo Volpi and other Brazilian abstractionists and assembled by Adolpho Leirner (b. 1935). “Dimensions of Constructive [...]
Carlos Cruz-Diez, Transchromie, 1965-2007 March 16 — May 12, 2007
March 17 — April 4, 2007
March 16 — April 19, 2007 Features artists Matilde Alessandra (I), Tom Benson (UK), Julian Dashper (NZL), Ward Denys (B), Zipora Fried (A/USA), Klaas Kloosterboer (NL), Renée Levi (CH), Gerold Miller (D), Perry Roberts (GB/B), Michal Skoda (CZ), Clary Stolte (NL), Jan van der Ploeg (NL), Pieter Vermeersch (B), Emmanuelle Villard (F), Jan Maarten Voskuil (NL) and Guy De Bièvre (B).
Non-Objective Toowoomba (Queensland, Australia) is directed by artists David Akenson, Anthony Farrell & Kyle Jenkins.
March 1—31, 2007 An exhibition of new paintings by Olivier Mosset shown alongside several custom-designed motorcycles by legendary master mechanic Indian Larry (1949-2004), as well as one motorcycle from Paul Cox and Keino of Indian Larry Legacy. Indian Larry’s web site.
Bibi Calderaro, Shattered Vision Being Healed by Sound, 2004-05 Aluminum, air pillow, felt, glass, stones, battery operated radio, random sounds March 8 — April 3, 2007 Three artists selected by three curators featuring MS artist Bibi Calderaro. Click here for short video of work that includes random sound.
Installation view March 3 — April 28, 2007
Hélio Oiticica, B17 Glass Bólide 05 “Homenagem a Mondrian”, 1965 César and Claudio Oiticica Collection, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil thru April 1, 2007
February 23 — March 17, 2007 Curated by artists John Nixon and Stephen Bram