Tag Archives: David Zwirner


Artists News
De Wain Valentine polishing Gray Column, 1975–76, in his studio. ©THE ARTIST/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK, 2015/COURTESY DAVID ZWIRNER, NEW YORK AND LONDON

‘Big Pieces of the Sky and Ocean’: De Wain Valentine on His First New York Solo Show in 30 Years

In 1961, De Wain Valentine came to New York with slides of his work. When he showed them to gallery directors, the first response was always some variation on, “This is really interesting work. What is it?” So Valentine told them: … Read More


News
Installation view of Richard Serra's Equal at David Zwirner. CRISTIANO MASCARO/©2015 RICHARD SERRA AND ARTIST RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK/COURTESY DAVID ZWIRNER GALLERY, NEW YORK AND LONDON

MoMA Acquires Richard Serra’s New Sculpture at David Zwirner

The Museum of Modern Art in New York has acquired Richard Serra’s Equal (2015), a sculpture made of eight blocks of steel that is currently on view at David Zwirner’s West 20th Street location in Chelsea. Displayed in four pairs, with one block … Read More


Frieze New York 2015 Market News
Untitled (Walker).


COURTESY SKARSTEDT GALLERY

Price Check: Frieze New York 2015

What has sold at Frieze New York? Below, some numbers. Special thanks to the press representatives who conscientiously supplied 100% of this information via email. (Hence the variation in pronoun, format, and supplementary detail.)Skarstedt Gallery Cady Noland, Untitled (Walker), 1989, sold for $1,500,000 Richard Prince, Untitled … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
"#RAWHIDE" show poster.


COURTESY VENUS OVER MANHATTAN

9 Art Events To Attend In New York City This Week

THURSDAY, MAY 7Opening: “China: Through the Looking Glass” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art This year’s Met Ball honors China’s longstanding influence on the fashion industry—from Chinese costumes, paintings, porcelains, and other sources of imagery. Over one hundred examples of … Read More


Reviews
Mamma Andersson, The Uninvited, 2014, oil on panel, 43⅝" x 65⅝" x ⅜". COURTESY DAVID ZWIRNER, NEW YORK AND LONDON

Mamma Andersson at David Zwirner

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Shakyamuni Beneficial to See (detail); Tibet (Drigung School Monastery); early 14th century; Pritzker Family Collection.


COURTESY RUBIN MUSEUM OF ART

9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22Opening: Alexander Calder at Dominique Lévy “MULTIUM IN PARVO” (“much in little) is the Latinate name of this Calder exhibition, arranged in collaboration with the Calder Foundation. It presents Calder’s tiniest works, the heights of which range from … Read More


Market Previews SP-Arte 2015
PSH projects, Miami and Bogotá and La Paz, Colombia Gastón Ugalde, Red V, 2013, C-print, 43¼ x 63 inches. COURTESY PSH PROJECTS

Preview SP-Arte 2015

The 11th edition of the SP-Arte fair opens April 9 in São Paulo, with a VIP preview on April 8. The fair will include 159 galleries from around the world, including blue-chip outfits like David Zwirner, Gagosian, and White Cube, … Read More


price check
Blinky Palermo's Ohne Titel (Untitled) (1974).


COURTESY DAVID ZWIRNER

Price Check: Palermo at David Zwirner, Schnabel at Andrea Rosen, and Saul at Venus Over Manhattan

Price Check is a weekly column that looks into the price of works currently on view at commercial galleries. Have they sold? For how much? Are either or both of these answers shocking compared to the amount the works sold for at auction? … Read More


News
A computerized mock-up of Carsten Höller's slides.


COURTESY THE BBC

Morning Links: Giant Slides Edition

An ancient Egyptian masterpiece displayed in Cairo’s Egyptian Museum—a 5-foot long painting known as “Meidum Geese”—may be a forgery. [The Art Newspaper]The Art Newspaper analyzed 600 exhibitions submitted by 68 museums in the U.S., and found that almost one-third of … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Anicka Yi's exhibit, "You Can Call Me F," forthcoming at 
The Kitchen. 


COURTESY THE KITCHEN

9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

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Retrospective
Alice Neel, Woman on a Train, ca. 1940, watercolor on paper. ©THE ESTATE OF ALICE NEEL. COURTESY DAVID ZWIRNER, NEW YORK/LONDON

The Risk-Taking Portraitist of the Upper West Side: On Alice Neel’s Tense Paintings, in 1962

Alice Neel, like many women artists of her time, was under-appreciated when she was alive. During the 1930s, Neel was employed by the Works Project Administration and painted urban landscapes. Between then and the ’60s, the art world nearly ignored her. During the ’60s, … Read More


Features
02_15_OnKawara-Slider

The Guggenheim Mounts an On Kawara Anti-Retrospective

On Kawara was born on December 24, 1932, and died last summer just as curators were putting the finishing touches on his show at the Guggenheim in New York, “Silence,” which opened February 6 and represents the first major museum … Read More


Artists News
Lucien Smith. COURTESY SLAMXHYPE

Lucien Smith’s Father Calls His Son a ‘Coward’

Lucien Smith is having a great year. The 25-year-old New York-based painter opened “Tigris,” his first show at Upper East Side gallery Skarstedt, in May. In February, one of his abstract “Rain Paintings,” made using a fire extinguisher, sold for … Read More


Reviews

James Bishop at David Zwirner

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