Some Walls is pleased to present Daniel Levine: "Marker". In an interview with John Zinsser in NY Arts Magazine, Levine answers, "...my paintings aren’t as "outwardly friendly" as yours are. You’re the "friendly" abstract painter – the "A" side of a great single; I’m the "B" side, in a minor key."
Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Untitled (America), 1994 Photo: Andrew Cross January 16 – April 25, 2010 Curated by Elena Filipovic with Danh Vo (at WIELS, Brussels), Carol Bove (at the Fondation Beyeler, Basel), and Tino Sehgal (at the Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main). WIELS premieres a major traveling retrospective of Felix Gonzalez-Torres (American, b. Cuba 1957-1996), one of the most influential artists of his generation. Including both rarely seen and more known paintings, sculptures, photographic [...]
Felix Gonzalez-Torres, “Untitled” (Golden), 1995 Plastic beads and metal rod, variable dimensions Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York Photo: Thorsten Monschein October 2, 2009 – January 6, 2010 The aesthetic dialogue between Felix Gonzalez-Torres and Roni Horn is embodied in an exchange of gold, a reciprocal gift between two artists that resonates with the poetry of their respective projects. In 1990 during Horn’s solo exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, Gonzalez-Torres [...]
Feliz Gonzalez-Torres, “Untitled”(March 5th) #1 December 12, 2008 – January 31, 2009 A Shadow Leaving an Object pairs Robert Gober’s Prison Window, a barred window looking out to a swath of blue sky, with Felix Gonzalez-Torres’ “Untitled”(March 5th) #1, a pair of mirrors, identical and round, set together, flush with the wall. Both works are embedded and never cross the threshold of the wall, thereby rendering the room technically empty. Viewers become the only physical presence within the [...]
Installation view December 1, 2007 — January 31, 2008 L&M Arts presents The Complexity of the Simple, an exhibition of more than twenty important works by twenty artists of international renown. The show demonstrates the broad range open to a systematic abstraction viewed over nearly five decades. Artists represented include such mid-century masters as Mark Rothko, Agnes Martin, Ellsworth Kelly and Josef Albers, and also critical figures of more recent date such as Felix [...]
Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Untitled (America), 1994 June 10 — November 21, 2007
(l to r) Felix Gonzalez-Torres, “Untitled” (Ross in L.A.), 1991 Oksana Pasaiko, Short Sad Text (based on the borders of 14 countries), 2004-05 Joelle Tuerlinckx, Particles particles and objects, objects objects and particles, 1994 Explores the concept of temporality and challenges the idea that the work of art is eternal, unchanging, and aethetically fixed. Features Boris Belay, Michel Blazy, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Gabriel Kuri, Oksana Pasaiko, Tomo Savic-Gecan & Joelle Tuerlinckx.