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    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.

    The Wall Street Journal profiles Adam Pendleton


    Ellen Gamerman profiles Adam Pendleton in The Wall Street Journal. Read the full article here.


    Pace London’s exhibition remains on view until 23 May.

    Watch “In Conversation: James Siena and Thomas Nozkowski with Robert Storr”

    Watch the full conversation on our vimeo page as the two artists talk about their work and the process of creation.

    Make sure to stop by for the final week of James Siena New Sculpture at 508 West 25th Street and Thomas Nozkowski’s new oil paintings and mixed media drawings at 510 West 25th. Both exhibitions will be on view until April 25, 2015. 

    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.

    The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation joins Pace

    Pace Gallery is honored to represent The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation in New York, London, Beijing and Hong Kong. This fall, the gallery will present its ninth exhibition of Rauschenberg’s work since 1996.

    Read more from the New York Times here.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    The Wall Street Journal interviews Robert Irwin

    “There are simple, obvious questions if you follow the thread. But they are damn good questions—you can live a lifetime with them. That’s basically what I’ve been doing.” —Robert Irwin

    The Wall Street Journal’s Andy Battaglia praises Robert Irwin's philosophical minded approach to art in his new exhibition at Pace, Cacophonous. Irwin has been experimenting with art as an extension of perception and transcendence since the 1960s. Read the full article here.

    Pace Gallery announces significant plans to redevelop flagship Chelsea Gallery

    Pace Gallery, one of the world’s leading international art galleries with locations in New York, Menlo Park, London, Beijing, and Hong Kong, is delighted to announce plans for a major redevelopment of their flagship Chelsea gallery under a long-term agreement with Weinberg Properties. Located in the heart of Manhattan’s Chelsea Art District at 540 West 25th Street, Pace’s new home is being developed by Weinberg Properties and designed by Bonetti/Kozerski Studio, who in coordination with Pace’s President Marc Glimcher, have conceived an exciting design concept that reimagines the conventional functionality of a contemporary art gallery.

    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.”

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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'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.