"Leo Villareal subverts the plain white cube, turning it into a cave sparkling with ethereal light," says Kara Weisenstein of Vice Media's The Creators Project, on the occasion of Villareal's first solo exhibition with Pace. The exhibition is on view through June 17th, 2017 at 537 West 24th Street in New York. Check out the full article here.
Listen to Leo Villareal in conversation with Molly Donovan, associate curator of modern and contemporary art at the National Gallery of Art, discussing Villareal's Multiverse installation, which occupies the Concourse walkway between the East and West Buildings of the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. Installed between September and December of 2008, Multiverse is one of the largest and most complex light sculptures created by the artist, featuring approximately 41,000 computer-program
London’s mayor, Sadiq Khan, just announced that Leo Villareal and Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands’ submission curated by Future\Pace, has won the Illuminated River International Design Competition. Congratulations to the entire “Current” team! "The Illuminated River will breathe new life into the Thames and create a dazzling outdoor gallery for Londoners to enjoy each night." - The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan View an online exhibition of all six shortlisted designs here now. Members of the p
Pace Gallery is pleased to announce its representation of Leo Villareal, a pioneer of innovative, large-scale LED light works. In joining the gallery, Villareal will also work closely with FUTURE\PACE, a cultural partnership between Futurecity and Pace that reexamines the role of public art, architecture and urban planning. Villareal, with support from FUTURE\PACE, is leading a team that has been shortlisted for The Illuminated River competition in London. This public art commission envisions
Work by Leo Villareal will be included in Artists Choose Artists, a juried group exhibition presented by the Parrish Art Museum on view from October 30, 2016 to January 16, 2017. Within the multi-media show, Villareal will also serve as juror, selecting two artists working on the East End of Long Island. In line with Villareal’s conglomerate artistic practice, Artists Choose Artists is intended to encourage contemporary expanded, multi-generational network of artists in order to enhance the hete
佩斯伦敦总裁Mollie Dent-Brocklehurst与Futurecity的创始人Mark Davy创办的新项目将为“公共领域” 提供一个崭新的艺术委托方式。本合作基於双方以往众多重要合作的历史基础上，结合了佩斯广泛的全球资源以及Futurecity 的创新方式来发展艺术家们在公共境界的大型委托领域。 Future\Pace将探索一个以学科交流为准则的世界。 “New Maker”是Future\Pace提议的艺术家团体，与其他学科的专业人士共同合作，包括建筑师，设计师，景观设计师，工程师，技术人员和科学家 。 “佩斯很高心与Mark Davy及他的团队在Futurecity创建於公共场所布置艺术的新方式。” Mollie Dent-Brocklehurst表示，“在其近六十年的历史中，佩斯一直在背後支持着无数重大的公共委托项目。展望此新项目的未来，我们将与具有规模丶合作性和原创性的概念丶运用科技丶数字化和体验式创作的艺术家们合作。我们非常兴奋能够开拓针对在公共领域中与艺术家合作的新模式 。” “我们对一间“没有围墙的画廊”的概念有兴趣，如艺术出现在摩天大楼丶城市街