TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10
Opening: Kazuo Shiraga at Mnuchin Gallery
Can’t get enough Gutai. Who can? Hit this show, which pairs nicely with the one Mnuchin’s former partner, Dominique Lévy, has over at her space around the corner.
Mnuchin, 45 East 78th Street, 6–8 p.m.
Opening: Peter Nadin at Half Gallery
Half Gallery presents pictures from 1979 to 1983 that were first shown at Richard Prince’s Spiritual America gallery.
Half Gallery, 43 East 78th Street, New York, 6–8 p.m
Opening: “Danny McDonald: Male Moments” and “Jack Pierson: Paintings” at Maccarone
What a doubleheader! Maccarone is showing paintings made by Jack Pierson between 1997 and 2002, and a new show by the delightful Danny McDonald, who is known for small sculptures that have the feel of stage sets for action figures.
Maccarone, 630 Greenwich Street, New York, 6–8 p.m.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 12
Opening: Francesca Woodman at Marian Goodman
It’s not possible not to like Francesca Woodman so you’d better go.
Marian Goodman, 24 West 57th Street, New York, 6–8 p.m.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 13
Opening: George Carlson at Jack Hanley
Jack Hanley organizes a show for cartoonist George Carlson, who contributed to Jingle Jangle Comics and designed the dust jacket for the first edition of Gone with the Wind.
Jack Hanley, 327 Broome Street, 6–8 p.m.
Opening: Carolee Schneemann at The Artist’s Institute
The Artist’s Institute opens the first installment in a five-part, six-month exploration of the work of Carolee Schneemann.
The Artist’s Institute, 163 Eldridge Street, New York, 6–8 p.m.
Panel: “Agnes Martin: A Roundtable Discussion of New Scholarship” at the New School
Curator Tiffany Bell and writers Roger Cook, Suzanne Hudson, and Nancy Princenthal will discuss the great Agnes Martin. Karen Schiff moderates.
The New School, 66 Fifth Avenue, New York, 5:30–7 p.m.
Opening: “Jim Lee: and the Cream Cones” at Nicelle Beauchene
The always inventive painter Jim Lee will mount his third solo show at Beauchene, showcasing large-scale paintings.
Nicelle Beauchene, 327 Broome Street, New York, 6–8 p.m.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15
Jon Kessler’s Gifts at Salon 94 Freemans
The show focuses on small sculptures that Kessler has made and given as gifts to friends and family for birthdays, weddings, etc. throughout the years.
Salon 94 Freemans, 1 Freeman Alley, 6–8 p.m.