Carrie Pollack in Aggregate Exposure, George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, CA

George Lawson Gallery is pleased to present Aggregate Exposure, curated by Jennah Ward, and featuring a group of twelve artists from Los Angeles, Mexico City, New York City, and San Francisco who work with photography using a hybrid approach. The exhibition's emphasis is placed on looking at the processes through which the work is made, rather than what is represented in the photographic image.

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The Jewel Thief, Tang Teaching Museum, Saratoga Springs, NY

Installation view The Jewel Thief explores new ways to think about and experience abstract art. Using divergent forms of display, the exhibition focuses attention on art’s intersection with the decorative and functional elements of architecture. Beginning in the museum’s atrium, the exhibition continues into the large Wachenheim gallery, filling the space with a diverse range of artwork, including painting, sculpture, textiles, wallpaper, chandeliers, video, and photography. Artwork is presented through the lens of several opposing […]

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Recent Brooklyn Rail Articles

Installation view of James Hyde, Stuart Davis Group Pierogi / The Boiler, Brooklyn, NY, 2010 James Hyde with Phong Bui David Reed In Conversation with Phong Bui, by Phong Bui Donald Judd and 101 Spring Street at Nicholas Robinson Gallery, by Phong Bui

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James Hyde: Stuart Davis Group, Pierogi (The Boiler), Brooklyn, NY

James Hyde, Roll (Davis), 2008 Acrylic on digital print on vinyl, 114 x 152 inches May 28 – June 27, 2010 Four Compositions from the Stuart Davis Group consists of billboard size prints of photographic details of Stuart Davis’ “Report from Rockport” 1940, and “Mural for Studio B, WNYC, Municipal Broadcasting Company, 1939” on which Hyde has painted, working the Davis fragments into new compositions. The thick acrylic sign-painter’s enamel was applied primarily with a […]

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Blue, James Graham & Sons, New York, NY

  Daniel Levine, Untitled #2, 2001 Oil on cotton, 16 x 15 3/4 inches June 16 – August 28, 2009 “Blue, here is a shell for you…Inside you’ll hear a sigh.” –Joni Mitchell, 1971 James Graham & Sons presents Blue, a group painting exhibition curated by John Zinsser. The exhibition will include the work of: Richmond Burton, Rudolf de Crignis, Joe Fyfe, Wayne Gonzales, James Hyde, Daniel Levine, Nancy Lorenz, Olivier Mosset, James Nares, R.H. Quaytman, Kate Shepherd, Amy […]

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VIEWLIST: I Can Read in Red, I Can Read in Blue, I Can Read in Pickle Color Too, Conceived by Douglas Melini

Our first VIEWLIST exhibition is conceived by Brooklyn-based painter Douglas Melini.

Trying to make sense of color can be so difficult. I guess a big reason is that there has been very little written about it to help us out. I'm always grouping my experiences, and ideas about color together; making lists of my thoughts, categorizing them, hoping that somehow this process will help me achieve a better understanding of what color means to me.

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