Tag Archives: David Zwirner

Doug Wheeler, 'Encasements,' 2016, installation view. ©2016 DOUG WHEELER

Beginning to See the Light: Doug Wheeler on His Immaculate ‘Encasements’ at David Zwirner

It’s been ages since Doug Wheeler saw the five light-emitting installation works in his current show at David Zwirner in New York. These pieces with subdued palettes belong to his “Encasements” series, which Wheeler executed almost 50 years ago. Their … Read More

Sandú Darié, Sin título, Estructura Transformable (Untitled, Transformable Structure), ca. 1950, oil on wood with hinges, dimensions variable. ©2015 SANDÚ DARIÉ/COURTESY DAVID ZWIRNER, NEW YORK/LONDON

‘Concrete Cuba’ at David Zwirner, New York

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
A promotional image for Alex Bag's The Van (Redux)*. COURTESY TEAM GALLERY, NEW YORK

9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

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Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
James Welling, 4776, 2015, inkjet print. COURTESY THE ARTIST AND DAVID ZWIRNER, NEW YORK

9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

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Giorgio Morandi, Natura morta (Still Life), 1956, oil on canvas. ©2015 ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK/SIAE, ROME/PRIVATE COLLECTION, SWITZERLAND

The Metaphysician of Bologna: John Berger on Giorgio Morandi, in 1955

Giorgio Morandi’s spare still lifes usually feature only a few objects, many of which tend to be in shades of beige or off-white, and prefigure the work of the Minimalists and Light and Space artists, who would look to him in … Read More

Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
DIS, Positive Ambiguity (beard, lectern, teleprompter, wind machine, confidence), 2015. COMMISSIONED BY THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

10 Art Events to Attend This Week in New York City

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Auctions Market News

David Zwirner, Rolf Sachs Among Third Round of Investors in Paddle8

Online art-auction service Paddle8 announced today that it has raised $34 million in Series C funding, the third round of investments raised during the early stages of a company. With the new round of investments, Paddle8 has now raised a total … Read More

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Morning Links: Guerrilla Girls Mug Edition

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Oscar Murillo.

Oscar Murillo In The Evening Standard: ‘[Paintings] Are The Engine And They Drive The Whole Machine’

Today, the Evening Standard posted a profile of Oscar Murillo centered around his upcoming show at David Zwirner in London, which opens tomorrow.The piece covers Murillo’s upbringing in Colombia and immigration to the Hackney neighborhood of London, where he blossomed … Read More


The Error of Margins: Vernacular Artists and the Mainstream Art World

Earlier this year Jasmin Tsou, proprietor of the downtown Manhattan gallery JTT, bought an Artforum magazine subscription for Marlon Mullen, an artist who had recently joined her stable. The magazine would be used as source material: Mullen’s acrylic paintings on … Read More

Wolfgang Tillmans, water melon still life, 2011, color photograph. COURTESY DAVID ZWIRNER, NEW YORK

‘These Pictures Would Not Have Been Possible Ten Years Ago’: Wolfgang Tillmans on His New Show at David Zwirner

Many of Wolfgang Tillmans’s photographs begin with the German artist asking himself, “Can I do this?” Last week, at a preview of “PCR,” his new show at David Zwirner, in New York, Tillmans pointed out two new photographs of Sunset … Read More

Franz West, Lips, 2012, aluminum, epoxy resin. Installed at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. JASON WIERZBICKI/PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART

A Franz West Catalogue Raisonné Is in the Works

The Franz West Privatstiftung announced today it is currently prepping a catalogue raisonné for Franz West, the Austrian artist best known for sculptural works that he made with materials like plaster and papier-mâché.Design-inspired sculptural work by West, who died at … Read More

Pictures at an Exhibition
Gordon Matta-Clark, Tree Forms, 1971, pencil, ink, and marker on paper.


‘Gordon Matta-Clark: Energy & Abstraction’ at David Zwirner

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Books Features
The New York Printed Matter Book Fair, 2014.COURTESY PRINTED MATTER

Bookish: On the Art World’s Publishing Boom

One morning last spring Julia Joern and Todd Bradway were sitting in a Manhattan townhouse discussing David Zwirner Books. The year-old enterprise is the latest addition to Zwirner’s fast-growing gallery, which now encompasses 80,000 square feet of space in New … Read More