Pace Gallery is pleased to present Carte Blanche, an exhibition that traces fifty-four years of the gallery’s history. The exhibition marks the first gallery presentation at Chesa Büsin, Straglia Pezzi 34, Zuoz, Switzerland, and continues Pace’s five-decade tradition of exhibitions that explore affinities between artists working across decades and media.
Carte Blanche features works in which white is the dominant shade by artists including: Alexander Calder, Tara Donovan, Robert Irwin, Lee Ufan, Robert Ryman, Yoshitomo Nara, and Hiroshi Sugimoto.
Originally on view at Pace London, Mingei: Are You Here? travels to New York in March 2014. The exhibition explores the legacy of Mingei, a Japanese folk craft movement led by philosopher and critic Sōetsu Yanagi, and features paintings, sculptures, ceramics, and textile works. Curated by Nicolas Trembley, the exhibition juxtaposes historical works from Japanese Mingei artists with modern and contemporary artists inspired by Mingei.
The Japan Society grants $6 million to the Odawara Art Foundation, established in 2009 by Hiroshi Sugimoto. The grant will support the construction of a new arts complex dedicated to the promotion of Japanese culture. The museum complex will be set on 9,500 square meters of coastal land southwest of Tokyo, and the interior gallery will overlook the Pacific Ocean. Slated to open in the spring of 2016, the Odawara Art Foundation will bring together the artist’s minimalist design aesthetic with the Japanese seascape.
This spring, Michal Rovner's work will be included in the photographic project ToledoContemporánea, presented by Ivorypress and curated by Elena Ochoa Foster. The exhibition, held at San Marcos Church in Toledo, Spain, is part of the exhibition program celebrating the fourth centennial of El Greco in collaboration with the Fundación El Greco 2014. The exhibition is on view through June 14, 2014, open to the public everyday from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Pace Gallery will present new studies and drawings created in preparation for the artist's upcoming commission for Tate Modern's renowned Turbine Hall in October 2014. This year will also celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Richard Tuttle's first solo exhibition in New York.
Tate Modern announces a new commission by Richard Tuttle for the museum's renowned Turbine Hall. The new work will be on view from October 14, 2014 through April 6, 2015 as part of a multi-venue exhibition entitled I Don't Know, Or The Weave of Textile Language. The exhibition will celebrate the largest survey of the artist's work in the United Kingdom.
Pace will present a show of new work by Richard Tuttle at 32 East 57th Street from February 7 through March 15.
For more information about Tuttle's commission for Turbine Hall at the Tate Modern, click here.
Pace is pleased to announce its participation in SP-Arte, taking place at the Pavilhão Ciccillo Matarazzo, in São Paulo, Brazil from 3 – 6 April 2014. The gallery’s booth (K07) will include a selection of paintings, works on paper, sculptures, photographs, installations, video and multimedia works spanning from 1971 to the present.
Located at booth K07, Pace's presentation will feature a selection of works by Alexander Calder, Willem de Kooning, Jim Dine, Tim Hawkinson, Alex Katz, Lee Ufan, Maya Lin, Roberto Matta, Richard Misrach, Yoshitomo Nara, Kenneth Noland, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Rauschenberg, Michal Rovner, Julian Schnabel, Kiki Smith, Hiroshi Sugimoto, James Turrell, Zhang Huan.
In honor of Keith Sonnier's recent exhibition at Pace Gallery, Elysian Plain + Early Works, the Wall Street Journal featured an article on the artist and his work. The exhibition, which was on view from January 24 through February 22, included 12 works in neon featuring the first series created in Sonnier’s new studio in Bridgehampton. The exhibition showcased early work from the artist’s "BA-O-BA", "Neon Wrapping Incandescent" and "Neon Wrapping Neon" series.
Lucas Samaras: Offerings from a Restless Soul opened at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York on February 24, 2014. Designed with input from the artist, the exhibition features over 60 works drawn primarily from the Museum’s rich collection of highly idiosyncratic work made by Lucas Samaras.
Showcasing his broad range of media and techniques, the exhibition includes both abstract works from the 1960s and digitally based pieces from the past decade. Located in the Lila Acheson Wallace Wing for Modern and Contemporary Art, North and South Mezzanines, Galleries 914 and 916, the show is on view through June 1, 2014.
The New York Times announces Storm King Art Center's upcoming exhibition of Chinese artist Zhang Huan's outdoor sculpture. Opening May 3, 2014, the show is organized by David R. Collens, Storm King director, with Melissa Chiu, director of the Asia Society.
Pace is a leading contemporary art gallery representing many of the most significant international artists and estates of the 20th and 21st centuries. Founded by Arne Glimcher in Boston in 1960 and led by Marc Glimcher, Pace has been a constant, vital force in the art world and has introduced many renowned artists’ work to the public for the first time. Over the past five decades, the gallery has mounted more than 700 exhibitions, including scholarly shows that have subsequently travelled to museums, and has published nearly 400 exhibition catalogues. Today Pace has seven locations worldwide: four in New York, two in London, and a gallery in Beijing.