Tag Archives: Gavin Brown


The Power of the Margins: How the Green Gallery Made Milwaukee Famous

In 2004, John Riepenhoff, an artist recently graduated from college in Wisconsin, started the Green Gallery with some help from his brother Joe, in an attic in Milwaukee. The Riepenhoffs were outsiders in a city that is best known for … Read More

Rikrit Tiravanija and his guests enjoying a Thai dinner. GAVIN BROWN

Rirkrit Tiravanija’s First Commercial Kitchen Just Passed Its Health Inspection

The last time we heard from conceptual artist Rirkrit Tiravanija, about a month ago, he was cooking up Thai food in Basel, Switzerland, on the Messeplatz, the large public square outside the annual fair Art Basel, as part of a collaborative … Read More


Dealer Gavin Brown Will Open Gallery In Harlem

Gavin Brown, who has operated Gavin Brown’s Enterprise out of the West Village since 2003, will be moving his business uptown, to Harlem, at 461 West 126th Street. The new gallery will open in September and will have three floors … Read More

Frieze New York 2015
Maurizio Cattelan and Dakis Joannou with a piece by Ryan Gander at Lisson.

Frieze Opening Day: Photos From the Fair

The Frieze New York art fair opened to invited guests today on Randall’s Island and runs through tomorrow. Below, photos from the preview. 

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Johnathan Horowitz "700 Dots" in action.

Jonathan Horowitz To Commission 700 Black Dot Paintings at $20 a Piece For Frieze New York

For Gavin Brown Enterprise’s contribution to this year’s Frieze New York, Jonathan Horowitz will present “700 Dots,” a piece that will recruit a total of 700 fairgoers to attempt to paint a “perfect” solid black dot, each participant receiving a … Read More

Art of the City
A work by Joseph Geagan and Jessie Reaves.

Art in the Dead of Winter: A Painting Blowout at Gavin Brown, the Winter Antiques Show, and ML Artspace

It is cold and wet outside in New York, which is not an ideal combination, the conditions making it essential for any trip outside to really count. Below, two suggestions for art exhibitions on view with plenty to offer, and … Read More

Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Market

PSA: Somebody Please Get Beyoncé to Gavin Brown’s Miami Booth

The New York art dealer Gavin Brown is the kind of guy who, when asked how the opening of Art Basel was going, responded, “Frothy, to quote the former head of the Federal Reserve Alan Greenspan.” He had a long, … Read More

Royce Weatherly, Untitled (Bupkis), 2012. Purchased by artist Richard Prince. PRIVATE COLLECTION.

Royce Weatherly: Making Dumb Objects Speak

‘What’s the minimum you can do to make a painting?’ Read More