"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
Pace is pleased to announce its participation in CHOICES / Paris Gallery Weekend with an exhibition of works by Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen. Marking forty years since Claes Oldenburg, dessins, aquarelles et estampes was exhibited at the Pompidou Center in 1977, Pace Paris will present a selection of sculptures and works on paper that relate thematically to music, a subject that resonates throughout the oeuvre of Oldenburg and van Bruggen. Pace Paris will be open to the public for C
Last week, the American Alliance of Museums Media and Technology Professional Network hosted their annual MUSE Awards. The coveted Jim Blackaby Memorial Award was awarded to a group of professionals responsible for the exhibition "The Institute Presents: Neurosociety" which ran from Oct 29, 2016 – Mar 31, 2017 at Pace Gallery in Menlo Park, California. The award was accepted by Marla Supnick, CEO of Unified Field who assisted in the design and production of the exhibition. The exhibition also wo
Random International will be participating in the 2017 edition of Glasstress, an exhibition of glass works at the Palazzo Franchetti in Venice, curated by Dimitri Ozerkov, Herwig Kempinger, and Adriano Berengo. Glasstress was started by Adriano Berengo as a way to connect contemporary artists with the rich tradition of glass-making on the Venetian island of Murano. The special exhibition has run concurrently with the Venice Biennale since 2009. Glasstress 2017 will be on view from May 11 throu
Pace Gallery is pleased to announce the inclusion of artists Kiki Smith and Liu Jianhua to participate in the 57th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia, curated by Christine Macel and taking place at the Giardini and the Arsenale, from May 13 through November 26, 2017. VIVA ARTE VIVA will unfold over the course of nine chapters or families of artists, beginning with two introductory realms in the Central Pavilion, followed by another seven across the Arsenale through the Giar
Robert Rauschenberg will be the subject of two major exhibitions presented by the Faurschou Foundation at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini to coincide with the 57th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. Robert Rauschenberg & Andy Warhol "Us Silkscreeners..." 12 May – 28 Aug, 2017 Robert Rauschenberg Late Series 12 May – 28 Aug, 2017 Find out more here. Fondazione Giorgio Cini Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore, 30100 Venezia, Italia
Gray Matters opens May 20th at the Wexner Center for the Arts, and includes works by Pace artists Tara Donovan and Michal Rovner. The survey exhibition looks at the work of 37 contemporary female artists who have explored the practice of grisaille, a French term for working in shades of gray. The exhibiton will feature works from Donovan's latest series, Compositions (Cards), wall-mounted framed works in various sizes that explore stratification as both a sculptural technique and a means to c
Loie Hollowell will be giving a gallery talk on Georgia O'Keefe: Living Modern, as part of a series engaging contemporary perspectives on modern art. The talk will take place at the Brooklyn Museum on Saturday, May 13 at 2 PM, and is open to everyone with a ticket to the exhibition. For more information, visit the Brooklyn Museum's website.
On the occasion of Tara Donovan's recent solo exhibition with Pace, she was interviewed by Allie Biswas, a contributor to Studio International. In the interview, Tara discusses the development of her recent series, Compositions (Cards), which, while they might appear as a departure from her work in large-scale installation, are rooted in the same aesthetic potential of aggregated materials and their activation of perceptual capacities. Read the full interview here.
On the occasion of her bi-coastal exhibtions at Pace Gallery in Palo Alto and in New York, Tara Donovan was interviewed by Kristen Tauer at Women's Wear Daily. Tara discusses her new works as an evolution of her artistic process, which explores familiar materials transformed through massive quantities. To read the full article, click here.