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    Yto Barrada's new work unveiled at Art Dubai

    On 17 March, 2015 at Art Dubai, Barrada' new work was unveiled in celebration of her receipt of the Abraaj Group Art Prize. 

    The installation, False Start, a 16mm and HD film shot in Southern Morocco in December 2014, coupled with an installation of sculptures--Lying Stones--explores the production and trade of one of Morocco’s most particular items for export: fake prehistoric fossils.

    In Conversation: James Siena and Thomas Nozkowski with Robert Storr

    Friday, April 10, 2015 

    6 p.m. 

    508/510 West 25th Street, New York 

     

    Pace Gallery is pleased to host a conversation between James Siena, Thomas Nozkowski and Robert Storr. This event is free and open to the public. To RSVP, please email rsvp@pacegallery.com or call 212.750.0840. 

     

    The event will coincide with an exhibition of James Siena's new sculptural works at 508 West 25th Street and an exhibition of Thomas Nozkowski's new oil paintings and mixed media drawings at 510 West 25th. Both exhibitions will be on view from March 27 through April 25, 2015. 

     

    View James Siena's exhibition page here

    View Thomas Nozkowski's exhibition page here

     

    Brian Clarke presents Churchill medallion at Buckingham Palace

    On 18 March 2015, Brian Clarke presented his commemorative Winston Churchill medallion to Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace. Clarke digitally etched a portrait of Churchill on enamel to mark the 50th anniversary of The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust.

    Pace London opens Spitfires and Primroses

    On 12 February, Pace London opened Brian Clarke's new exhibition Spitfires and Primroses, at 6-10 Lexington Street.

    The exhibition will remain on view until 21 March 2015.

    Pace artists in group exhibition in Lebanon

    Pace artists Hiroshi Sugimoto and Yto Barrada are featured in an upcoming exhibition entitled Open Rhapsody - a Journey into Photography and Video collections at the Beirut Exhibition Center. Opening 2 March 2015, the exhibition brings together more than 50 international contemporary photography and video artists.

    Richard Tuttle and Pavel Pepperstein exhibition in Switzerland

    Pace artist Richard Tuttle and Russian artist Pavel Pepperstein are showcased in a group exhibition, entitled Use of Time at Kunsthaus Zug, Switzerland. The modular exhibition will change throughout its run and will remain on view until 29 March.

    For more information about the exhibition, click here.

    Wall Street Journal on A Portrait of Robert Fraser

    Liesl Schillinger’s piece describes A Portrait of Robert Fraser as focusing on “the most significant art-world figure you’ve never heard of.” Drawing on interviews with Brian Clarke, Arne Glimcher, Jim Dine, Marianne Faithfull, Tony Shafrazi and Harriet Vyner, the article showcases the legacy of the art world pioneer. The exhibition, A Strong Sweet Smell of Incense: A Portrait of Robert Fraser, is on view until 28 March 2015.

    Read more from the Wall Street Journal, here.

    Maya Lin awarded the U.S. State Department Medal of Arts

    Maya Lin has been selected as a 2015 recipient of the U.S. State Department Medal of Arts. Lin will be presented the award by Secretary of State John Kerry in a ceremony on January 21, 2015. The award is bestowed biennially to artists in recognition of their artistic achievements and commitment to the Art in Embassies program.

    James Turrell Retrospective in Australia

    Bringing together close to 50 years of work, The National Gallery of Art in Canberra has opened a major survey of American artist James Turrell. The career spanning collection of Projection pieces, holograms, drawings, prints and photographs will remain on view until 8 June 2015.

    Click here for more information about the exhibition.

    Pace London open on Monday, February 9

    Pace London at 6 Burlington Gardens will be open on Monday, 9 February 2015.

    Our new exhibition, A Strong Sweet Smell of Incense, will be on view.

    Yto Barrada works on display at MOMA

    Yto Barrada’s Autocar – Tangier, Figs 1-4 will be on view at MoMA beginning 3 March, as part of their new collection installation. The colour prints made in 2004 are fragments from advertisements, that at first glance, appear to be simply abstractions.

    As Barrada explained, “What I am really unearthing, discovering, and learning to read are the strategies of resistance, the ‘hidden transcripts’ of people who are faced with superior power.”

    Maya Lin at Orlando Museum of Art

    Pace artist Maya Lin's solo exhibition, A History of Water, is on view until 20 May at The Orlando Museum of Art in Florida. 

    For more information about the exhibition, click here.

    Phaidon publishes first monograph on Zhang Xiaogang

    The first major monograph on Pace artist Zhang Xiaogang, entitled Disquieting Memories will be published in April 2015. With over 250 colour illustrations, this book provides context for the leading Chinese artist's work and brings new insight into his practice.

    The Chinati Foundation announces plans for major Robert Irwin Installation

    Pioneer of the Light and Space movement, Robert Irwin has begun contruction on a major new project at the Chinati Foundation in Marfa, Texas.

     

    On being drawn to the Marfa landscape, Irwin tells the The Los Angeles Times: "It's in the middle of nowhere, but there's something enchanting about it."

    Bosco Sodi Opens Casa Wabi in Puerto Escondido, Mexico

    This month Brooklyn-based Mexican artist Bosco Sodi will open Casa Wabi, a creative refuge for artists and an education center for the community, in Puerto Escondido, Mexico. With minimalist structures designed by Japanese architect Tadao Ando and an 8,000-square-foot art gallery, the complex is a manifestation of wabi, which translates from the Japanese as “humility.” As Elisa Lipsky-Karasz of The Wall Street Journal writes, the compound’s “simple, open design confronts the natural elements of sun, sky, water and land, encouraging visitors to lapse into Thoreau-like reflection.”

     

    Read more from The Wall Street Journal here.

    • In Conversation: James Siena and Thomas Nozkowski with Robert Storr

      Friday, April 10, 2015 

      6 p.m. 

      508/510 West 25th Street, New York 

       

      Pace Gallery is pleased to host a conversation between James Siena, Thomas Nozkowski and Robert Storr. This event is free and open to the public. To RSVP, please email rsvp@pacegallery.com or call 212.750.0840. 

       

      The event will coincide with an exhibition of James Siena's new sculptural works at 508 West 25th Street and an exhibition of Thomas Nozkowski's new oil paintings and mixed media drawings at 510 West 25th. Both exhibitions will be on view from March 27 through April 25, 2015. 

       

      View James Siena's exhibition page here

      View Thomas Nozkowski's exhibition page here

       

    • Brian Clarke presents Churchill medallion at Buckingham Palace

      On 18 March 2015, Brian Clarke presented his commemorative Winston Churchill medallion to Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace. Clarke digitally etched a portrait of Churchill on enamel to mark the 50th anniversary of The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust.

    • Yto Barrada's new work unveiled at Art Dubai

      On 17 March, 2015 at Art Dubai, Barrada' new work was unveiled in celebration of her receipt of the Abraaj Group Art Prize. 

      The installation, False Start, a 16mm and HD film shot in Southern Morocco in December 2014, coupled with an installation of sculptures--Lying Stones--explores the production and trade of one of Morocco’s most particular items for export: fake prehistoric fossils.

    • Noguchi Talks: Fred Wilson

       

      One American representative at the Venice Biennale speaks about another as Fred Wilson discusses the work of Isamu Noguchi. This talk has been organized in collaboration with The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum to coincide with Isamu Noguchi: Variations on view at Pace through March 21.

       

      Saturday, March 14, 1 pm

      508 & 510 West 25th Street, New York 

       

      View the exhibition page here

      View Isamu Noguchi's page here

      View Fred Wilson's page here

       

    • NYT’s Roberta Smith reviews Louise Nevelson exhibition

      Roberta Smith praises Louise Nevelson: Collage and Assemblage as an opportunity to revisit the artist’s achievements: “Here she is less the high priestess of black than a restless, searching artist, improvising with an intuitive flair similar to Robert Rauschenberg’s.” Read more from the New York Times here.

    • Wall Street Journal on A Portrait of Robert Fraser

      Liesl Schillinger’s piece describes A Portrait of Robert Fraser as focusing on “the most significant art-world figure you’ve never heard of.” Drawing on interviews with Brian Clarke, Arne Glimcher, Jim Dine, Marianne Faithfull, Tony Shafrazi and Harriet Vyner, the article showcases the legacy of the art world pioneer. The exhibition, A Strong Sweet Smell of Incense: A Portrait of Robert Fraser, is on view until 28 March 2015.

      Read more from the Wall Street Journal, here.

    • Pace opens Isamu Noguchi: Variations

      On February 19, Pace together with the Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum celebrated the opening of Isamu Noguchi: Variations at 508 and 510 West 25th Street, New York. 

      The exhibition will remain on view through March 21, 2015. 

      View Isamu Noguchi's page here

      View the exhibition page here

    • Phaidon publishes first monograph on Zhang Xiaogang

      The first major monograph on Pace artist Zhang Xiaogang, entitled Disquieting Memories will be published in April 2015. With over 250 colour illustrations, this book provides context for the leading Chinese artist's work and brings new insight into his practice.

    • Yto Barrada works on display at MOMA

      Yto Barrada’s Autocar – Tangier, Figs 1-4 will be on view at MoMA beginning 3 March, as part of their new collection installation. The colour prints made in 2004 are fragments from advertisements, that at first glance, appear to be simply abstractions.

      As Barrada explained, “What I am really unearthing, discovering, and learning to read are the strategies of resistance, the ‘hidden transcripts’ of people who are faced with superior power.”

    • Maya Lin at Orlando Museum of Art

      Pace artist Maya Lin's solo exhibition, A History of Water, is on view until 20 May at The Orlando Museum of Art in Florida. 

      For more information about the exhibition, click here.