Shape Language, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY


Installation view June 22 – July 31, 2010 Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery presents Shape Language, a group exhibition organized by Natalie Campbell.The works on view rethink the basics of color and form while treading the line between what is inside and outside a formal vocabulary. The starting point for the exhibition is Blinky Palermo’s Graue Scheibe from 1970, in which form attains a precarious autonomy: an irregular lozenge of shaped noncolor, floating (almost) freely on the […]

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ab⋅strac⋅tion⋅al, Museum 52, New York, NY


  Installation view April 22 – May 23, 2009 As the first of three shows in its temporary location at 4 East Second Street, Museum 52 New York presents four artists whose work, at its most simply stated, could be seen as abstract painting. Potentially defunct this ubiquitous phrase tells us very little. The work instead presents modes of execution that allow the adjectives associated with abstraction to be used and simultaneously refuted, questioning the […]

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Constraction, Deitch Projects, New York, NY

  Installation view, Left: Joe Bradley,  Right: Tauba Auerbach, Above: Peter Coffin,  Floor: Tauba Auerbach June 28 — August 9, 2008 CONSTRACTION, an exhibition of conceptual abstraction curated by Kathy Grayson, features Tauba Auerbach, Joe Bradley, Peter Coffin, Xylor Jane, Mitzi Pederson, and Ara Peterson. While the Spring 2008 exhibition SUBSTRACTION, curated by Nicola Vassell, explored street-inspired action painter abstraction, this sister exhibition complements our survey of new trends in abstraction by comprising the best […]

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