Melissa Kretschmer / Russell Maltz: Plywood
July 11 - August 15, 2015
Melissa Kretschmer / Russell Maltz: Plywood
Melissa Kretschmer / Russell Maltz: Plywood
July 11 - August 15, 2015
May 30 - July 4, 2015
MINUS SPACE is delighted to inaugurate our new ground floor gallery location at 16 Main Street, Ground Floor in Dumbo, Brooklyn with a solo exhibition of new, large-scale color paintings by NYC-based artist Robert Swain (b. 1940). This is the artist’s second solo exhibition with the gallery.
Tags: Art of the Real, College Art Association, Color, Eugene Goossen, Eve Wood, Gabriele Evertz, Guatemala, Hunter College, Hunter College/Times Square Gallery, Jeffrey Uslip, John Baldwin, Karl Knaths, Kynaston McShine, Marcia Tucker, Nicaragua, Park Place Gallery, Robert Swain, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Spain, Texas, Tony Smith, Tribeca, Virginia
February 28 - May 2, 2015
MINUS SPACE is delighted to present the group exhibition Breaking Pattern, highlighting several generations of artists whose works investigate and advance the discourse around pattern, optical, and perceptual abstract painting. The exhibition will feature recent paintings by five New York City-area artists: Gabriele Evertz, Anoka Faruqee, Gilbert Hsiao, Douglas Melini, and Michael Scott. This exhibition coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Museum of Modern Art’s seminal exhibition The Responsive Eye curated by William C. Seitz.
January 10 - February 21, 2015
MINUS SPACE is delighted to present the group exhibition Elements, highlighting several generations of artists whose works investigate primary forms and elementary materials. The exhibition will feature new and recent painting and sculpture by six New York City-based artists: Rachel Beach, Vincent Como, Mark Dagley, Cris Gianakos, Erik Saxon, and Li Trincere.
November 1 - December 20, 2014
MINUS SPACE is delighted to present the group exhibition Some Artists, highlighting several generations of artists whose works investigate and visualize artists, greater art historical moments, and related aesthetic research primarily through charts, maps, and diagrams. The exhibition will feature new and historical paintings, drawings, and prints by seven artists: David Diao, Mary Beth Edelson, Alfred Jensen, George Maciunas, Loren Munk, Ward Shelley, and John Zinsser.
September 12 - October 25, 2014
MINUS SPACE is delighted to present the exhibition Ward Jackson: Black & White Diamonds 1960s. This is the late New York painter’s first exhibition with the gallery and the first to focus exclusively on his black and white paintings and drawings from the 1960s.
Tags: American Abstract Artists, Art in America, ART NOW Gallery Guide, ART NOW New York, Dan Flavin, Dan Graham, David Herbert, Donald Judd, Frank Stella, George L. K. Morris, Hans Hofmann, Hilla Rebay, Jed Perl, Jo Baer, Larry Poons, Paul Katz, Phong Bui, Robert Ryman, Roger Peskin, Sol Lewitt, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Stephen Westfall, Ward Jackson
June 28 - August 2, 2014
MINUS SPACE is proud to present the exhibition Hartmut Böhm: Wall Works. This is the Berlin, Germany-based artist’s second solo exhibition with the gallery and it will feature four site-sensitive wall installations spanning the past three decades.
May 16 - June 21, 2014
MINUS SPACE is delighted to present the exhibition John Nixon: EPW – Paintings for an Abstract Commune. This is the Melbourne, Australia-based artist’s first solo exhibition in the United States since 1996. It will include examples from two bodies of work: Paintings for an Abstract Commune, a suite of new, modestly-scaled enamel works on medium-density fiberboard that function simultaneously as both abstract paintings and flags; and Monochrome (Shaped Canvas), which use shape to impart dynamism into the discipline of monochrome painting.
April 4 - May 10, 2014
MINUS SPACE is honored to present the exhibition Roberta Allen: Works from the 1970s. This is the New York City-based artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and it will feature select works on paper, photo-based works, and sculpture from the artist’s personal archive spanning the early to late-1970s.
February 21 - March 29, 2014
MINUS SPACE is pleased to present the exhibition Michael Rouillard: Paintings. This is the New York City-based artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and it will feature a group of new white, geometric paintings on thin aluminum panels.
January 10 - February 15, 2014
MINUS SPACE is delighted to present the exhibition Michael Brennan: Grey Razor Paintings. This is the Brooklyn, New York-based artist’s second solo exhibition with the gallery and it will feature a suite of new small-format paintings that merge geometric and gestural abstraction.
The Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros (CPPC) is proud to partner with MINUS SPACE for this brief presentation of a selection of abstract art from Latin America. The CPPC is a 'museum without walls', a collection dedicated to generating thought and knowledge about the material culture and heritage of Latin America. As such, the collection travels extensively around the world, and also sponsors an active publication and research program.
November 1 - December 21, 2013
MINUS SPACE is thrilled to present the exhibition Lynne Harlow: Against the Velvet of the Long Goodbye. This is the Providence, Rhode Island-based artist’s second solo exhibition at the gallery and it will feature a site-sensitive installation consisting of colored flood lights, white vinyl rain curtain, and live performance on electric guitar.
September 6 - October 26, 2013
MINUS SPACE is delighted to present the survey exhibition Julian Pretto Gallery. Organized in collaboration with artist John Zinsser, this is the first exhibition to examine the history and legacy of gallerist Julian Pretto (1945-1995) and his fabled downtown New York galleries, active during the mid-1970s through the mid-1990s.
Tags: AIDS, Andrea Miller-Keller, Andy Warhol, Annina Nosei, Antonella Piemontese, Artists Space, Betsy Kaufman, Carl Andre, Cary Smith, Christian Haub, Christopher Lea, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Cris Gianakos, Daniel Levine, Daniel Reynolds, Dennis Oppenheim, DM Simons, Donald Powley, Ellen Lanyon, Farrell Brickhouse, Fine Arts Building, Gail Fitzgerald, Gary Lang, Gregory Montreuil, Hal Bromm Gallery, Hannah Wilke, HIV, Illinois, James Rondeau, Jeffrey Deitch, John Weber Gallery, John Zinsser, Jonathan Borofsky, Joseph Beuys, Julian Lethbridge, Julian Pretto Collection, Julian Pretto Gallery, Kathy Drasher, Laurie Anderson, Li Trincere, Lucio Pozzi, Marcia Hafif, Mary Obering, Melissa Kretschmer, Merrill Wagner, Nancy Haynes, Naomi Spector, New Museum of Contemporary Art, Oliver Wasow, Olivier Mosset, Patricia Hall, Per Jensen, Peter Downsbrough, Phil Sims, Printed Matter, Rene Pierre Allain, Richard Gray Gallery, Richard L. Feigen Gallery, Robert Barry, Robert Yasuda, Roberta Allen, Roger Ramsay, Rosalind Krauss, Rosemarie Castoro, Scott Burton, Soho, Sol Lewitt, Sperone Westwater Fischer, Stephen Antonakos, Stephen Rosenthal, Stephen Westfall, Steven Steinman, Susan Berland, Suzan Frecon, Taka Amano, Ted Victoria, The Clocktower, Tom Brazelton, Tom Martinelli, Tribeca, Vito Acconci, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, William Wegman
June 21 - August 3, 2013
MINUS SPACE is delighted to present the exhibition Julio Grinblatt: Cielito Lindo. This is the Argentine-born, Brooklyn-based artist’s first solo exhibition in New York and it will feature a suite of unique, large-scale C-print photographs depicting the clear blue sky.
May 10 - June 15, 2013
MINUS SPACE is pleased to present the exhibition Vincent Como: Paradise Lost. This is the Brooklyn-based artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and it will feature a suite of small-scale black monochrome paintings illuminated by candlelight.
March 29 - May 4, 2013
MINUS SPACE is delighted to announce the exhibition Sanford Wurmfeld: Light & Dark. This is the New York-based artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and it will feature a suite of new paintings investigating the extremes of light and dark value in color painting.
February 15 - March 23, 2013
MINUS SPACE is pleased to announce the exhibition Linda Francis: We Can Build You. This is the New York-based artist’s second solo exhibition with the gallery and it will feature a suite of new large-scale oil paintings on wooden panel.
January 11 - February 9, 2013
MINUS SPACE is pleased to announce the exhibition Tilman: Radio Vallebona / Transmission #1. This is the NYC- and Vallebona, Italy-based artist’s second solo exhibition with the gallery and it will feature the first installment of his new transitory, environmental sculpture entitled Radio Vallebona.
November 9 - December 22, 2012
MINUS SPACE is pleased to announce the exhibition Sharon Brant: Sideswiped. This is the Beacon, New York-based artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and it will feature a suite of new paintings and works on paper.
Tags: A.I.R. Gallery, Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation, Arthur Hughes, Gary Smith, Kansas City Art Institute, Margaret Thatcher Projects, Missouri, MUSEUM A Project of Living Artists, New York, OK Harris, Patrick Mangan, Robert Resnick, Sharon Brant, Stephen Westfall
September 7 - October 27, 2012
MINUS SPACE is pleased to announce the exhibition Mark Dagley: Structural Solutions, the artist’s first solo exhibition of new paintings in New York City in 15 years. The exhibition will feature three oversized paintings – the artist’s largest works created to-date – which will be exhibited on flat aluminum blocks on the floor and leaned against the gallery walls.
Tags: Alan Uglow, American Abstract Artists, Barry X Ball, Chris Martin, Colin Greenly, Gene Davis, Henry Brown, James Nares, Joan Waltemath, Kent Place Gallery, Li Trincere, Mark Dagley, Max Gimblett, Melissa Staiger, Olivier Mosset, Paul Reed, Roy Slade, Stephen Parrino, Ventana244 Art Space
June 22 - August 11, 2012
MINUS SPACE is pleased to present the group exhibition Neither Here nor There but Anywhere and Everywhere, featuring recent work by 7 artists: Vincent Como, Julian Dashper, Linda Francis, Michelle Grabner, Russell Maltz, Victoria Munro, and Carrie Pollack.
April 27 - June 16, 2012
MINUS SPACE is pleased to announce the exhibition Gilbert Hsiao: Jump & Flow. This is the New York-based artist’s second solo exhibition with the gallery and his first in New York after living in Berlin, Germany for the past four years. Hsiao’s exhibition will consist of an installation of recent shaped patterned paintings.
Organized by artists Matthew Deleget (New York) and Emi Winter (Oaxaca), the exhibition MINUS SPACE en Oaxaca: Panorama de 31 artistas internacionales features 31 reductive artists from around the world associated with MINUS SPACE in Brooklyn, New York.
Tags: Biblioteca Andrés Henestrosa, Carrie Pollack, Cris Gianakos, Daniel G. Hill, Daniel Göttin, Emi Winter, Erik Saxon, Gilbert Hsiao, Hartmut Böhm, Instituto de Artes Gráficas de Oaxaca, Jan van der Ploeg, Josef Albers, Juan Raúl Hoyos, Julian Dashper, Kyle Jenkins, Linda Francis, Lynne Harlow, Manfred Mohr, Mark Dagley, Matthew Deleget, Mexico, Michelle Grabner, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Oaxaca, Museo de los Pintores Oaxaqueños, Patricia Zarate, Robert Swain, Rose Nolan, Rossana Martinez, Russell Maltz, Sharon Brant, Soledad Arias, Stephen Maine, Steve Lambert, Tilman, Vicente Butron, Victoria Munro, Vincent Como, Vincent Longo
March 2 - April 21, 2012
MINUS SPACE is delighted to announce the exhibition Russell Maltz: The Ball Park Series, 1977-2012. This is the New York-based artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and his first in New York in over a decade. The exhibition presents the first comprehensive overview of the artist’s ongoing Ball Park Series spanning the past 25 years.
January 22 - February 26, 2012
We are delighted to announce the group exhibition MINUS SPACE at The Suburban in Oak Park, Illinois. The exhibition features artists Mark Dagley, Gabriele Evertz and Gilbert Hsiao, and is conceived around the ideas of confounding pattern, spectral color, shaped supports, and divergent painting methods.
January 13 - February 25, 2012
MINUS SPACE is delighted to announce the exhibition Carrie Pollack: Witness. This is the Brooklyn-based artist’s first solo exhibition in New York and it will feature a suite of new paintings consisting of digital prints on linen.
Tags: Alfred University, Belgium, BRIC Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, Carrie Pollack, Daily Operation, David Krut Projects, Douglas Melini, Germany, Illinois, Iowa, Jentel, Monya Rowe Gallery, Sonnenzimmer, University of Iowa, Vermont Studio Center, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Yaddo
December 10, 2011 - January 29, 2012
Tribute to the Triangle is group exhibition featuring artists affiliated with ParisCONCRET (Paris) and Sydney Non Objective (Sydney).
November 5 - December 17, 2011
MINUS SPACE is delighted to announce the exhibition Gabriele Evertz: Rapture. This is the Brooklyn-based color painter’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and it will feature a suite of new acrylic on canvas paintings conceived around the color gray.
September 24 - October 29, 2011
MINUS SPACE is delighted to present the exhibition Ted Stamm: Paintings, an overview of paintings, works on paper, street interventions, and other materials by the late NYC-based abstract painter. Prior to his unexpected death from heart failure in 1984, Stamm created a substantial, mature body of work that was at once responsive to the past, indicative of his time, and prescient of the future.
Tags: 112 Greene Street, Abby Robinson, Ad Reinhardt, Artists Space, Blinky Palermo, Brooklyn Dodgers, Carl Andre, Daniel Buren, Documenta 6, Donald Judd, Dumbo Arts Festival, Eva Hesse, Franklin Furnace, Fred Sandback, Germany, Gordon Matta-Clark, Imi Knoebel, James Lee Byars, John Hopkins, Manfred Schneckenburger, Marianne Boesky Gallery, Per Haubro Jensen, Perle Fine, Pool Project, Richard Pugliese, Richard Serra, Robert Morris, Robert Ryman, Russell Maltz, Serra Pradhan, Sol Lewitt, Ted Stamm, Walter De Maria
August 6 - September 17, 2011
MINUS SPACE is pleased to present Pointing a Telescope at the Sun, a group exhibition highlighting abstract color painting by five highly-influential NYC-based artists: Gabriele Evertz, Vincent Longo, Doug Ohlson, Robert Swain, and Sanford Wurmfeld. The exhibition is dedicated to the memory of Doug Ohlson (1936-2010) who passed away last year at age 73.
June 25 - July 30, 2011
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May 7 - June 11, 2011
MINUS SPACE is delighted to announce the exhibition Erik Saxon: Select Works, 1973-2011. This is the Manhattan-based painter’s first solo exhibition with the gallery. The exhibition will feature key works from seminal points in the artist’s oeuvre spanning the past forty years, including several never-before-seen grid, shaped, multi-panel, and monochrome paintings.
Tags: Anders Knutsson, California, Dale Henry, Doug Sanderson, Erik Saxon, Frederic Matys Thursz, Giuseppe Panza di Biumo, Jerry Zeniuk, Joseph Marioni, Marcia Hafif, Merrill Wagner, Olivier Mosset, Phil Sims, Radical Painting Group, Susanna Tanger, University of California Berkeley, Wynn Kramarsky
March 26 - April 30, 2011
MINUS SPACE is delighted to announce the exhibition Li Trincere: Elements. This is the Manhattan-based painter’s first solo exhibition with the gallery. The exhibition will feature a pair of new shaped paintings and a suite of new large pastel drawings on paper.
Tags: Alan Uglow, Daniel Levine, Don Voisine, East Village, Gabriele Bryers Gallery, Galerie Rolf Ricke, Gary Lang, Hunter College, Julian Pretto/Berland Hall, Kamikaze Club, Li Trincere, Mark Dagley, Mission Gallery, Neil Campbell, Olivier Mosset, Pyramid Club, Sharon Brant, Southampton College, Stark Gallery, Steven Parrino, The World
February 5 - March 12, 2011
MINUS SPACE is delighted to announce the exhibition Kyle Jenkins: Sunken Treasure. This is the Australian artist’s first solo exhibition in the United States and it will feature a new site-specific painting installation.
Tags: Australia, Belgium, Bloodspots, Buttons and Zippers, CBD Gallery, Denmark, Esbjerg Museum, France, Germany, i.e. gallery, Kyle Jenkins, MOP Projects, New Zealand, Non-Objective Toowoomba, Norway, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Phong Bui, Project 11, Qantas, SPHERE press, Suicide Swans, Switzerland, Sydney Non Objective, The Netherlands, Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, United Kingdom, University of Southern Queensland, University of Sydney
December 11, 2010 - January 29, 2011
MINUS SPACE is pleased to announce the exhibition Becoming Modern in America. The twofold exhibition will feature more than 20 vintage issues of Life magazine spanning the years 1936-1972, as well as two recent paintings by Brooklyn, New York-based painter Loren Munk.
Tags: A.E. Gallatin, Ad Reinhardt, Arshile Gorky, Brooklyn Dispatch, Brooklyn Rail, Carnegie International Exhibition, Chase Manhattan Bank, Clement Greenberg, Clyfford Still, Edith Halpert, Everson Museum, Forbes Magazine, Franz Kline, George Braque, Hans Hofmann, Harold Rosenberg, Henry Luce, Hood Museum of Art, Irascibles, Jackson Pollock, James Kalm, Jean Xceron, Jewish Museum, John Graham, Kalm Report, Life Magazine, Loren Munk, Mark Rothko, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Metropolitan Transit Authority, Meyer Schapiro, Museum of Living Art, Museum of Modern Art, Museum of the City of New York, Nina Leen, Piet Mondrian, Sony Music, Stuart Davis, The Downtown Gallery, Willem de Kooning, Winthrop Sargeant
October 23 - December 4, 2010
MINUS SPACE is honored to announce the solo exhibition Robert Swain: Primary Research. This is the artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and it will focus on his life-long investigation into color sensation.
Tags: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, American Republic Insurance Company, Brazil, City University of New York, College Art Association, Colombia, Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Denver Art Museum, Detroit Institute of Art, Eugene Goossen, Everson Art Museum, France, Gabriele Evertz, Grand Palais, Guatemala, Harris Bank, Hunter College, IBM, John Baldwin, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, Johnson & Johnson, Karl Knaths, Kunsthaus Zurich, Kynaston McShine, Marcia Tucker, Massachusetts, Matthew Deleget, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Mexico, Milwaukee Art Museum, Museum of Modern Art, National Endowment for the Arts, New York State Council on the Arts, Nicaragua, Pan-American Highway, Park Place Gallery, Robert Swain, Schering Laboratories, Spain, Switzerland, Tate Gallery, Texas, The American University, Tony Smith, Travenol Laboratories, Tupperware World Headquarters, United Kingdom, University of Buffalo, University of Madrid, Venezuela, Virginia, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Walker Art Center, Washington DC, Whitney Museum of American Art, William Agee
September 18 – October 16, 2010
MINUS SPACE is very excited to announce the solo exhibition Jan van der Ploeg: BIG CALM. This is the Amsterdam-based artist’s second exhibition with the gallery and it will feature a site-specific painting installation.
Tags: CCNOA, Centre d'Art Neuchatel, Galerie Asim Chughtai, Gallery Sonja Roesch, Gemeentemuseum, Goddard de Fiddes Gallery, Hamish McKay Gallery, Hammer Museum, Jan van der Ploeg, Konsortium, Michelle Grabner, P.S.1, Phong Bui, Sarah Cottier Gallery, Smart Museum, The Netherlands, The Suburban, Van Abbemuseum
August 7 - September 4, 2010
MINUS SPACE is honored to announce the memorial exhibition Julian Dashper (1960-2009): It Is Life. The exhibition marks the one-year anniversary of the New Zealand artist's death and it will feature a single work by Julian entitled Future Call, as well as written tributes to him by more than 70 artists internationally.
Tags: Ali Duffey, Alicia Frankovich, Andrea Gaskin, Barbara Strathdee, Billy Gruner & Sarah Keighery, Carrie Patterson, Channa Boon, Chinati Foundation, Christopher Cook, Christopher Dean, Clary Stolte, Dane Mitchell, Daniel Feingold, Daniel Göttin, David Raskin, David Thomas, Elodie Lesourd, Emi Winter, Erica van Zon, Erik Saxon, Geoff Newton, Gerda Maise, Gilbert Hsiao, Gwynneth Porter, Henry Brown & Millicent Borges Accardi, Ian Jervis, In Memoriam, Isha Welsh, Jackie Meier, James Juszczyk, Jan Maarten Voskuil, Jan van der Ploeg, Jeffrey Cortland Jones, Jenny Halliday, John Nixon, Joshua Lux, Judy Darragh, Julian Dashper, Karen Schifano, Kasarian Dane, Keira Kotler, Kyle Jenkins, Layla Rudneva-Mackay, Linda Francis, Linda Roche, Lynne Harlow, Machiel van Soest, Mandy Thomsett-Taylor, Marcus Bering, MariaMaria, Marie Shannon, Mark Kirby, Mary-Louise Browne, Matthew Deleget, Mel Prest, Melanie Crader, Michelle Grabner, Mick Johnson, Miriam Harris, Moreno Miorelli, Nathan Pohio, New Zealand, P.S.1, Patricia Zarate, Rachael Wren, Ralf Brog, Rene Rusjan, Robert Swain, Rosanna Albertini, Rose Nolan, Rossana Martinez, Salvatore Panatteri, Sandra Smith, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Simon Ingram, Sioux City Art Center, Soledad Arias, Stephen Little, Steve Karlik, Tilman, Ulrich Museum of Art, Vaughan Gunson, Vicente Butron, Victoria Munro, W.J.M. Kok, William Hsu, Zipora Fried
August 1-22, 2010
M5 explores the intersections and mutual interests of five artists who have exhibited at Brooklyn’s MINUS SPACE: Don Voisine, Patricia Zarate, Steve Karlik, Nancy White and Rossana Martinez, combined with two of the Northwest’s most historically relevant abstract practitioners Francis Celentano and Mel Katz.
Tags: Don Voisine, Ford Institute for Visual Education, Francis Celentano, Jeff Jahn, Mel Katz, Museum of Contemporary Craft, Nancy White, Oregon, Oregon College of Art and Craft, P.S.1, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Patricia Zarate, Philip Feldman Gallery + Project Space, PORT, Rossana Martinez, Steve Karlik