Last night artist Joel Shapiro received the Outstanding Contribution to the Arts Award as part of the 2013 National Arts Awards hosted by Americans for the Arts at Cipriani. Congratulations Joel!
Joel Shapiro: The Bronzes September 23, 2018 – January 13, 2019 Madison Museum of Contemporary Art The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art has organized Joel Shapiro: The Bronzes, an ambitious exhibition that connects broad audiences with one of the most influential sculptors working today. This major project will survey fifteen of Shapiro's bronze sculptures from 1983 to 2015, occupying more than 8,000 square feet in MMoCA’s main galleries. Introducing Shapiro’s work to a new generation of
Pace Gallery is pleased to announce its representation of the Tony Smith Estate. "We represented Tony Smith during his lifetime,” says Arne Glimcher. "That generation of Abstract Expressionists and early Minimalists are the bedrock the gallery is built upon and Tony is inextricable from that milieu." Smith approached abstraction as a spiritual exercise; rather than a product of conscious calculation, his art was derived from the unconscious. His minimal sculptures transcend history and connect h