Nancy Holt & Robert Smithson England and Wales 1969: John Hansard Gallery, Southampton, UKJohn Hansard Gallery presents the work of two leading world figures within the Land Art movement, Nancy Holt and Robert Smithson, seeking to examine a short but significant moment within their working life together: a trip made to the UK in August and September 1969.
Jesper Just in Electromediascope at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of ArtJames Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce Jesper Just's participation in "The End", a celebration of twenty years of Electromediascope, an international survey of contemporary film, video, performance and new media art at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. This is also the final Electromediascope program and will feature recent works in different media from among the 350 artists of 53 different countries and nationalities of origin that have been presented in at the Nelson-Atkins between 1993 and 2013.
Katie Paterson at Kettle's Yard and St. Peter's Church, Cambridge, UKJames Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce Katie Paterson's upcoming exhibition at Kettle's Yard and St. Peter's Church in Cambridge, England -- the culmination of her residency of at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. A new work on display in St Peter’s Church, Fossil Necklace, 2013, comprises over 150 beads carved from fossils that chart the evolution of life on earth. From a dinosaur tooth to a squid’s backbone, the oldest fossil is around 3.5 billion years old.
Fred Tomaselli at Columbus College of Art and Design: New York TimesFred Tomaselli first became known for highly decorative, intensively worked paintings that evoked escapism through both their imagery and their materials. New York Times presents a more direct confrontation with reality: a series of altered front pages from our nation’s newspaper of record. The works set up a striking contrast between newspapers’ sober, columned depictions of reality and Tomaselli’s vivid interventions. The results are sometimes funny, sometimes sinister, often both.
Jesper Just at the Sharjah Biennial 11James Cohan Gallery congratulates Jesper Just
on his participation in the Sharjah Biennial 11.
Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
March 13 – May 13, 2013
For additional information, please visit the Sharjah Biennial website
Yinka Shonibare MBE at Yorkshire Sculpture Park, UK: FABRIC-ATION, a Major Solo Exhibition through September 1, 2013Yorkshire Sculpture Park in Wakefield is to exhibit the first major UK survey of works by Yinka Shonibare, MBE. Taking place in three of Yorkshire Sculpture Park's indoor galleries and the open air, 'FABRIC-ATION' features over 30 vibrant works from the period 2002 - 2013 including sculpture, film, photography, painting and collage, with many works never before seen in the UK.
BalletAustin presents Trenton Doyle Hancock's Cult of Color: Call to Color: Mar 28 - Apr 7, 2013 at AustinVentures StudioTheaterCult of Color: Call to Color is a chapter in Trenton Doyle Hancock's ongoing artistic mythology. Hancock's paintings, sculputre, individual performances, drawings and prints work together to present Mounds, Vegans and other imaginative creatures who are the center of the artist's unfolding operatic narrative. Hancock's characters and their dilemmas embody themes of life and death, the struggle between good and evil, love, authority, spirituality and moral relativism.
Robert Smithson at the Reykjavik Art MuseumJames Cohan Gallery New York/Shanghai is pleased to announce the exhibition "Robert Smithson: The Invention of Landscape" from January 19 - April 14, 2013 at the Reykjavik Art Museum in Reykjavik, Iceland.
[SHANGHAI上海]An evening of classical guitar with Luke Trimble2012年12月8日（周六）下午7点，上海James Cohan 画廊荣幸邀请您参加圣诞活动Luke Trimble — 吉他演奏会。门票免费。 Saturday, December 8, 2012, 7pm, James Cohan Gallery Shanghai is pleased to present a holiday concert by the award-winning American classical guitarist Luke Trimble. Free admission.
[SHANGHAI上海]Saturday Poetry Reading - RE: WRITING vs. THE INTERNET2012年11月10日（周六）下午3点，上海James Cohan Gallery荣幸邀请您参加MATIAS VIEGENER & RENÉE REYNOLDS: RE: WRITING vs. THE INTERNET —诗歌朗诵会。门票免费。 Saturday, November 10, 2012, 3pm, James Cohan Gallery Shanghai is pleased to present a poetry reading from RE: WRITING vs.THE INTERNET, by MATIAS VIEGENER & RENÉE REYNOLDS. Free admission.
Yun-Fei Ji: Finalist for the Credit Suisse Today Art Award 2012, BeijingJames Cohan Gallery is proud to announce that Yun-Fei Ji was shortlisted as a finalist for the Credit Suisse Today Art Award 2012. An exhibition of the finalists work opened on November 3rd, 2012 at the Today Art Museum in Beijing, China.
Piano - Pascal Rogé x Tabaimo - Video ArtOn November 2nd and 3rd, in celebration of 20th anniversary of Hamarikyu Asahi Hall, Tokyo, and 150th anniversary of the birth of Claude Debussy, pianist Pascal Rogé and acclaimed artist Tabaimo present a unique collaboration consisting of video accompaniment to a few works of Tabaimo's choice.
[SHANGHAI上海]Saturday Poetry Reading:Zhai Yongming & Andrea Lingenfelter2012年9月15日（周六）下午6点，上海James Cohan Gallery荣幸邀请您参加《更衣室—诗歌朗读会》。门票免费。 Saturday, September 15, 2012, 6pm, James Cohan Gallery Shanghai is pleased to present a bilingual poetry reading from THE CHANGING ROOM, by Zhai Yongming & Andrea Lingenfelter. Free admission.
Yinka Shonibare, MBE Curating 'Deloitte Ignite 2012' at The Royal Opera House, LondonThis year's Deloitte Ignite at Royal Opera House. is curated by critically acclaimed artist, Yinka Shonibare, MBE, celebrated for works including Nelson's Ship in a Bottle, which he made for the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square, and a new commission for the Royal Opera House building. His vision for Deloitte Ignite 2012, Africa Weekend, is a celebration of traditional African and avant-garde arts and culture, expressing Africa's global contribution to the contemporary arts world.
Katie Paterson's 'Campo del Cielo, Field of Sky’ for Exhibition Road Show, London July 28 - August 5, 2012Katie Paterson’s work offers a unique blend of art and science, and an expanded sense of reality, beyond the purely visible. For Road Show, Paterson has taken a meteorite that has been travelling through space and time for 4.5 billion years, cast it, melted it and then re-cast it back into “a new version of itself.” The new space and time altered meteorite will be placed on Exhibition Road where people will be encouraged to explore the cosmic rock. The iron meteorite was found in the Formosa province of Argentina, in the Campo del Cielo strewn field, and was buried twelve feet below the earth for 5,600 years.
[SHANGHAI上海] Poetry Reading at James Cohan Gallery Shanghai 7月诗歌朗读会2012年7月7日（周六）下午4-6点，上海James Cohan Gallery荣幸邀请您参加7月诗歌朗读会。门票免费。 Saturday, July 7, 2012, 4:00 to 6:00 pm, James Cohan Gallery Shanghai is pleased to present an afternoon of poetry. Free admission.
Yun-Fei Ji at 18th Biennale of Sydney: 'All Our Relations' June 27 - September 16, 2012Yun-Fei Ji’s practice evokes classical Chinese paintings with a contemporary twist. Utilising centuries-old techniques and executed on rice paper in ink and watercolour, Ji’s scrolls unfold to reveal surprising subject matter and unexpected narratives. Ji draws his subjects from historical sources such as the Chinese Cultural Revolution, the Boxer Rebellion and the Great Leap Forward. Lending his art as a voice to those who commonly go unheard, he touches upon turbulent political events and issues that are still sensitive in contemporary China.
[SHANGHAI上海]Summer Garden Concert • Fête de la Musique 2012 夏季花园音乐会•2012法国夏至音乐日2012年6月24日（周日）晚6点至7点半，上海James Cohan画廊将献上一场欧洲巴洛克与中国传统民乐结合的夏季花园音乐会，作为法国“夏至音乐日”活动的一部分，并感谢法国领事馆的邀请。门票免费。 Sunday, June 24, 2012, 6::00 to 7:30pm, James Cohan Gallery Shanghai is pleased topresent a Summer Garden Concert of European Baroque and traditional Chinese music, as a part of the Fête de la Musique, co-organized by Institut Français de Chine.Free admission.
Jesper Just to Represent Denmark at 2013 Venice Biennale & Solo Exhibition opening at James Cohan Gallery, New York, September 6, 2012James Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce that New York-based, Danish artist Jesper Just has been selected to represent Denmark at the Venice Bienale in 2013.
Yun-Fei Ji at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, BeijingJames Cohan Gallery New York/Shanghai is pleased to announce and congratulate Yun-Fei Ji on his solo exhibition Water Work at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing. The exhibition opened on June 2nd and ran through July 15th, 2012. The Ullens Center’s exhibition is Yun-Fei Ji’s first in Beijing and celebrates the first major museum presentation of the artist’s work in the country of his birth.
Hiraki Sawa's Lineament at Shiseido GalleryJames Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce Hiraki Sawa's exhibition of his most recent work, Lineament, at Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.
Roxy Paine: Yield at Crystal Bridges Museum of American ArtJames Cohan Gallery is proud to announce that Roxy Paine’s sculpture, Yield (2011), has been unveiled as a part of the collection of the new Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, which opens to the public today, November 11th, 2011.
Videobytes at Russ & Daughters: 179 East Houston StreetIn collaboration with James Cohan Gallery, Russ & Daughters is pleased to present the exhibition Videobytes, an installation of video and film works shown in a continuous loop 24-hours a day, seven days a week in the Russ & Daughters storefront window. The presentation will run from Friday, November 4th to Friday, December 9th.
Wim Wenders' Pina Nominated for Best Documentary: European Film AwardsWim Wenders’ acclaimed 3D dance documentary, Pina, a tribute to the life and work of the late choreographer, Pina Bausch, has been nominated for the European Film Academy’s (EFA) Documentary Prix Arte award.
Katie Paterson: Recent ExhibitionsJames Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce several recent, current and upcoming projects for Katie Paterson in Venice, Edinburgh, Paris, Zwolle, Chicago, and Fort Worth.
Robert Smithson | Land Art Contemporary: Land Art Contemporary, Emmen, the NetherlandsWelcome the re-opening of Broken Circle/Spiral Hill in Emmen, the Netherlands. Through November 27, 2011
[SHANGHAI 上海] Sunday with Erik Satie • La Fête de la Musique 2011: 萨蒂钢琴曲独奏音乐会•2011法国夏至音乐日
Sunday, June 19, 2011, 5:30 to 7pm, James Cohan Gallery Shanghai is pleased to host a special piano solo during current exhibition Louise Bourgeois & A Tribute to Louise Bourgeois, and in collaboration with the French Consulate’s cultural musical series La Fête de la Musique. Free admission.
TABAIMO: teleco-soup: 54th International Art Exhibition — La Biennale di Venezia 2011 — Japan Pavilion, Giardini di Castello, VeniceJames Cohan Gallery announces that the artist, Tabaimo, will represent Japan at the 54th Biennale di Venezia. The official opening of the pavilion will be on June 1, 2011 at 3:00pm, and the exhibition will be open from June 4 - November 27, 2011. Recognized as one of her country's leading young artists, Tabaimo first received critical acclaim for her multimedia installation, Japanese Kitchen (1999), which combined surreal, hand-drawn animations with architectural elements in an unblinking examination of contemporary Japanese society.
New York Gallery Week 2011James Cohan Gallery is pleased to participate in the second annual New York Gallery Week, a four-day celebration of the dynamic NYC gallery community including exhibition openings and special arts event programming. New York Gallery Week will run from Friday, May 6th through Monday, May 9th, 2011.
When a Priest Marries a Witch: An artist lecture by Suzanne Bocanegra starring Paul LazarNew York-based artist Suzanne Bocanegra talks about her work, channeled through Paul Lazar, an actor long associated with New York's legendary Wooster Group. Together (sort of) they tell a tale incorporating Elvis, abstract expressionism, the Pope, astronauts, the Singing Nun and obviously, a witch. Tickets are free but RSVP is recommended as seating is limited. The performance starts at 7:00 at the gallery and runs for one hour. email@example.com or 212-714-9500
Roxy Paine: Ferment and 'Scumaks and Dendroids': The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MissouriJames Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce the inauguration of Roxy Paine’s Ferment (2011), a new permanent public sculpture installed at the Kansas City Sculpture Park at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, MO, as well as an exhibition of selected works by the artist opening on April 29 and running through August 28, 2011.
Roxy Paine: Inversion: The Israel Museum, JerusalemJames Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce the installation of Inversion (2008), by American artist Roxy Paine, as part of the Israel Museum's Billy Rose Art Garden this past January 2011. Inversion was acquired by The Israel Museum, Jerusalem through a gift by Jill and Jay H. Bernstein, New York, to the American Friends of the Israel Museum.
Roxy Paine: One Hundred Foot Line and Painting Manufacture Unit: National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, OntarioJames Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce Roxy Paine’s One Hundred Foot Line (2010), a new permanent public sculpture installed at Nepean Point at the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, as well as an exhibition of selected works by the artist opening on February 12 and running through March 27, 2011.
VIP Art Fair is the first art fair to mobilize the collective force of the world’s leading contemporary art galleries with the unlimited reach of the Internet. Its inaugural fair will take place exclusively online for one week only, January 22-30, 2011 at VIP Art Fair. An unprecedented event, VIP Art Fair gives contemporary art collectors access to artworks by critically acclaimed artists and the ability to connect one-on-one with internationally renowned dealers—from anywhere in the world and without leaving home.
Nam June Paik: Tate Liverpool: 17 December 2010 – 13 March 2011Tate Liverpool presents the first major retrospective since the artist's death with museum kunst palast, Düsseldorf. The exhibition in Liverpool is the first UK exhibition of Paik's work since 1988, and is presented in collaboration with FACT, Foundation for Art and Creative Technology.
Alison Elizabeth Taylor at the Savannah College of Art and Design: Un/InhabitedAlison Elizabeth Taylor Exhibition: "Un/Inhabited" Sep. 10 – Oct. 29, 2010 Pei Ling Chan Gallery | 322 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Savannah, Ga. Nov. 09 – Dec. 30, 2010 ACA Gallery of SCAD | 1280 Peachtree St., Atlanta, Ga.
Bill Viola In Conversation with David Ross at Syracuse University: Inaugural Events for the The Urban Video Project at the Everson Museum of ArtThe Everson Museum of Art celebrates its inaugural exhibition as the first permanent site for the Urban Video Project with a panel discussion between David Ross and Bill Viola. The talk will take place on Thursday, October 14th at 7:30pm Oct. 14 in the Everson's Hosmer Auditorium, followed by a reception on the plaza and a viewing of The Quintet of the Astonished.
Trenton Doyle Hancock at The Olympic Sculpture Park: A Better PromiseTrenton Doyle Hancock has created a new site-specific installation in the PACCAR Pavilion at the Seattle Art Museum's Olympic Sculpture Park. This special installation will open with a free celebratory SAM Remix party the evening of Friday, August 27th.
[Shanghai] Yun-Fei Ji Talks at The Bund Forum: 外滩讲坛——季云飞讲座
Saturday, July 31st, 2010, 14: 30-16: 30. Jing’an Room, No. 800 Changde Road, Shanghai. The talk is solely in Chinese. Admission free. Limited seating, please RSVP: Leo Xu firstname.lastname@example.org or +86-21-54660825 x 602.
2010年7月31日，周六，14: 30-16: 30。上海市常德路800号静安贵宾室。 本讲座语言为中文。讲座免费入场。预约优先，请联系: 许宇lxu@jamescohan.com或+86-21-54660825。
James Cohan Gallery and Electric Literature present a special evening of readings and musicThursday, June 3rd, 7:00 pm James Cohan Gallery, 533 W 26th Street James Cohan Gallery and Electric Literature present a special evening of readings and music on the occasion of Alison Elizabeth Taylor's current exhibition Foreclosed. Please join us in the gallery June 3rd at 7:00 pm for readings by Lynne Tillman (author of American Genius, A Comedy) and John Wray (author of Low Boy) and a musical performance by Matteah Baim. Please show up on-time, space is limited
Tabaimo at Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art: "boundary layer"Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art will present the first solo exhibition in London devoted to the work of the Japanese artist Tabaimo. Since her graduation from art school in 1999, Tabaimo's innovative and large-scale animated drawings have been extensively shown to major critical acclaim, both in Japan and internationally.
May 25 - August 6, 2010
Yinka Shonibare, MBE Fourth Plinth Commission 2010: Nelson's Ship in a BottleFor his 2010 Fourth Plinth Commission, Shonibare considers the symbolic location of the Fourth Plinth, which commemorates the Battle of Trafalgar – the decisive British naval victory of the Napoleonic Wars.
A Benefit for African Services Committee: Positive Kids 3: Through Their EyesJames Cohan Gallery is proud to partner with African Services Committee to host a benefit cocktail party for their Pediatric HIV Program in Ethiopia. The event will take place at the gallery on Monday, May 17th from 7:00-9:00PM. Benefit Tickets start at $100 and all ticket purchases are tax-deductible.
New York Gallery WeekJames Cohan Gallery is pleased to participate in the first annual New York Gallery Week, a four-day celebration of the dynamic NYC gallery community including exhibition openings and special arts event programming. New York Gallery Week will run from Friday, May 7th through Monday, May 10th, 2010.
Tabaimo at Singapore Tyler Print Institute: "emerge as"Tabaimo 's captivating animations such as dolefullhouse reveal an unflinching vision of contemporary Japanese society that was screened at the 52nd Venice Biennale following her European debut at the Fondation Cartier pour l'Art Contemporain, Paris in 2006. She breaks new artistic ground at STPI creating beautifully hand drawn works on paper that are aesthetically pleasing as they are provocative.
April 3 - May 8, 2010
Yun-Fei Ji on Arts International Radio
Trenton Doyle Hancock at the Dallas Cowboys Stadium: Hancock debuts new 45 x 98 foot mural in TexasThe Dallas Cowboys commissioned Texas-based artist Trenton Doyle Hancock to make an original wall painting for their new stadium in Arlington, TX. Hancock's 45 x 98 foot mural, From a Legend To A Choir, was completed this March and features a panoply of his cartoon-like Mound characters populating a vibrant flowerbed.
Fred Tomaselli at The Tang Museum: Mid-Career Survey Exhibition and New MonographOpening February 6 and on view through June 6, 2010, Fred Tomaselli features works from the 1980's to the present. Curated by Aspen Art Museum Director Heidi Zuckerman Jacobson, the exhibition was organized by the Aspen Art Museum and The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College. It will travel to the the Brooklyn Museum from October 8, 2010 – January 2, 2011
[Shanghai] Opening reception & Christmas Party: 《圣诞工坊》开幕酒会暨圣诞派对
2009年12月18日（周五）晚6-8点，《圣诞工坊》开幕酒会暨圣诞派对将在上海James Cohan画廊隆重举行。James Cohan Gallery Shanghai is pleased to host the opening reception and Christmas party for current exhibition SANTA'S WORKSHOP SHANGHAI, on Friday, December 18 2009, 6-8pm.
Tabaimo: DANMENMajor exhibition of new work by Tabaimo
Yokohama Museum of Art, December 12, 2009 - March 3, 2010
National Museum of Art, Osaka, July 10 - September 12, 2010
Artist Talk 艺术家座谈: Trenton Doyle Hancock
上海James Cohan画廊将邀请艺术家Trenton Doyle Hancock与观众进行一场座谈交流，时间于2009年10月27日（周二） 下午5点。本次活动无需门票。James Cohan Gallery Shanghai is pleased to present an artist talk by Trenton Doyle Hancock on Tuesday, October 27th, 5pm. The event is free and open to the public.
Bang on a Can All-Stars Live at James Cohan Gallery Shanghai: 纽约室内乐团"乐侃全明星", 上海James Cohan画廊"不插电之夜"音乐会
2009年10月21日（周三）晚七点，上海James Cohan画廊将献上一场纽约著名室内乐团"乐侃全明星"的"不插电之夜"音乐会。门票免费。James Cohan Gallery Shanghai is pleased to host a concert by New York-based ensemble Bang on a Can All-Stars, on Wednesday, October 21 2009, 7pm. Free of admission.
Contemporary Tapestries at ShContemporary 2009: 《当代挂毯艺术》参加ShContemporary 2009博览会
上海James Cohan画廊将在ShComtemporary博览会（2009年9月10-13日）上带来《当代挂毯艺术》，届时展出6位国际知名艺术家的挂毯作品。展位W35-37。James Cohan Gallery Shanghai is pleased to present Contemporary Tapestries at SnContemporary art fair (September 10-13, 2009), an exhibit featuring fabric works by 6 prominent international artists. Booth W35-37.
Celebration of Trees at James Cohan Gallery Shanghai: 共庆《树》的夜晚2009年8月21日，周五，晚5点至8点，珍•古道尔研究会、上海根与芽青少年活动中心"减少碳排放-百万植树项目"与上海James Cohan画廊联合邀请您共庆《树》的夜晚。免费供应酒水点心，售出作品的部分利润将捐给"百万植树项目"，免入场费。 Friday, August 21, 2009, 5 to 8 p.m. The Jane Goodall Institute, Shanghai Roots & Shoots, The Million Tree Project (MTP) and James Cohan Gallery Shanghai Invite you to a special night and reception in celebration of trees. Refreshments and snacks; A portion of each sale will go towards MTP; Admission is free.
Fred Tomaselli at The Aspen Art Museum: Mid-Career Survey Exhibition and New MonographOpening August 1 and on view through October 11, 2009, Fred Tomaselli features works from the 1980's to the present. Curated by Aspen Art Museum Director Heidi Zuckerman Jacobson, the exhibition was organized by the Aspen Art Museum and The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College. It will travel to the Tang Museum from February 6 – June 6, 2010 and to the Brooklyn Museum from October 8, 2010 – January 2, 2011
Yinka Shonibare, MBE at The Newark Museum: Party Time: Re-Imagine America A Centennial CommissionSet in the dining room of the historic Ballantine House, Party Time: Re-imagine America is a major sculptural installation created expressly for The Newark Museum by the internationally celebrated artist Yinka Shonibare, MBE. The exhibitions considers at its core the discrepancy of wealth generated by turn-of-the-century enterprise, where excess and self-indulgence are achieved through the subservience of others.
Yinka Shonibare, MBE at the Brooklyn Museum: June 26 - September 20, 2009The Brooklyn Museum will present the first major survey of the work of the British-based Nigerian artist, Yinka Shonibare, MBE.
Margaret Leng Tan: CAGE/NAM-JUNE/FLUXUSMARGARET LENG TAN TOY PIANO VIRTUOSO performing
Roxy Paine on the Roof:: Maelstrom: The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden, The Metropolitan Museum of ArtRoxy Paine on the Roof: Maelstrom at The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden will be on view April 28th to October 25th, 2009. Roxy Paine has created a monumental sculpture in stainless steel that, at 130-foot-long by 45-foot-wide, is the largest work to have ever been installed on the Met roof, New York City's premiere site for outdoor sculpture. For more information, please visit the Met's website at www.metmuseum.org
CONGO/WOMEN: PORTRAITS OF WARJames Cohan Gallery is pleased to host a one-night only, gallery preview of CONGO/WOMEN, an international photography exhibition by photojournalists Lynsey Addario, Marcus Bleasdale, Ron Haviv, and James Nachtwey that serves as an educational campaign to raise awareness of the widespread sexual violence facing women and girls in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The exhibition features powerful life-sized photographs that convey the strength and courage of Congolese women. For Information: Jane Cohan 212-714-9500 or Jane Saks 312-369-8839
YInka Shonibare, MBE at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art: March 14 – June 21, 2009Yinka Shonibare, MBE: A Flying Machine for Every Man, Woman and Child and Other Astonishing Works First Solo Exhibition in the Western U.S. Opens at SBMA
A Benefit for African Services Committee: Positive Kids and Their Families 2James Cohan Gallery is proud to partner with African Services Committee to host a benefit cocktail party for their Pediatric HIV Program in Ethiopia. The event will take place at the gallery on Thursday, March 12th from 7:00-9:00PM. Benefit Tickets start at $100 ($125 at the door) and all ticket purchases are tax-deductible.
Prospect.1 Panel Discussion: Trenton Doyle Hancock and Fred Tomaselli In Conversation with Dan CameronJoin artists Trenton Doyle Hancock and Fred Tomaselli for a special panel discussion on the final day of Prospect.1. Curator Dan Cameron will lead the conversation. The panel will take place at 2pm at the Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans, located at 900 Camp Street. This event is free and open to the public.
Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance: An Afternoon Salon SeriesWe are pleased to invite you to join us for a matinee performance by Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance, set against the dramatic backdrop of Trenton Doyle Hancock's vibrant new works and featuring live music accompaniment by violinist Jane Chung. The performance begins at 3PM on Sunday, November 23 and tickets are $25 for adults and free for children under 12. The full ticket price is tax-deductible. Seating is limited, please RSVP to email@example.com
NYCAMS Presents Trenton Doyle Hancock In Conversation with Merrily KerrThe New York Center for Art and Media Studies (NYCAMS) presents a conversation between artist, Trenton Doyle Hancock, and art critic, Merrily Kerr, on the occasion of Hancock's new solo exhibition, Fear. The talk will take place at the James Cohan Gallery on Friday, November 21 at 6:30pm and is free and open to the public.
Beatriz Milhazes at ArtTalksThe American Federation of Arts (AFA) will feature celebrated Brazilian artist Beatriz Milhazes at its upcoming ArtTalks event on Wednesday, November 5, 2008, at 6:30 p.m.
Bill Viola at the Palazzo delle EsposizioniBill Viola, curated by Kira Perov and organized in conjunction with Claudia Zevi & Partners, will open at the Palazzo delle Esposizioni on October 21, 2008 through January 6, 2009. The exhibition will host a selection of Viola's work, including various examples of his more recent artistic output. The Palazzo delle Esposizioni is located at Via Nazionale, 194 in Rome, Italy.
Yinka Shonibare, MBE at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney: September 24 - February 1Discover the work of internationally acclaimed artist Yinka Shonibare MBE, with this major solo exhibition encompassing 12 years of his artistic practice.
Origins at the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art: September 14 - July 26The Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art is pleased to announce the fall exhibition opening of Origins on Saturday September 13th, 2008 with a reception on Sunday September 14th at 4:00pm. Origins will occupy the 10,000 square-foot main gallery space at the HVCCA with several of the participating artists producing projects specifically for the exhibition. On view through Sunday July 26th, 2009.
James Cohan Gallery Shanghai: September 2008James Cohan Gallery Shanghai: September 2008 James Cohan Gallery announces the upcoming program for the gallery and its artists in Shanghai this September.
Lend Me Your Ears at James Cohan GalleryJames Cohan Gallery is proud to announce our first annual staff summer show, Lend Me Your Ears, featuring works by Robert Attanasio, Michael Goodson, Alisa Ochoa, Christopher Rawson and Adam Taye.
Announcing James Cohan Gallery Shanghai Inaugural Exhibition: MINING NATURE 发 掘 淤 自 然James Cohan Gallery is proud to announce the opening of James Cohan Gallery Shanghai in July, 2008 with the inaugural exhibition, Mining Nature. Please join us for the opening reception Thursday, July 10, 2008 from 6-8PM at 1/F Building 1, No. 1 Lane, 170 Yue Yang Road, located in the heart of Shanghai's French Concession. The show will continue through August 30, 2008. 发 掘 淤 自 然, 2008 年7月10日至8月30日, 开幕酒会, 7月10日星期四, 下午6点至8点
Roxy Paine - SCUMAKS: A Special Exhibition to Benefit Human Rights FirstJames Cohan Gallery is proud to host a special exhibition and sale of Roxy Paine's SCUMAK sculptures to benefit Human Rights First. Roxy Paine: SCUMAKS will open in conjunction with the Bill Owens exhibition on Thursday, June 26th from 6:00-8:00PM. The opening reception will begin at 6:00PM, followed by a reading by A.M. Homes at 6:30PM and an artist talk with Bill Owens.
Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance: An Evening Salon SeriesWe are pleased to invite you to join us for an evening performance by Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance, set against the backdrop of Alison Elizabeth Taylor's wood-panel marquetry pieces and featuring live music accompaniment by violinist Jacob Lawson. The performance begins at 8PM and tickets are $25 for adults and free for children under 12. The full ticket price is tax-deductible. Seating is limited, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Roxy Paine's Inversion: Installation by Roxy Paine at the entrance to Art Basel 2008Roxy Paine's ambitious sculpture, Inversion, 2008, will be on view as part of the Art Basel 39 Public Art Projects on the Messeplatz, June 4 – 8, 2008. Inversion is a stainless-steel sculpture of a tree-like form that is upside down, balancing on all of its limbs with its roots at the top. The 12.8 meter tall, hand-constructed, stainless steel sculpture is created out of more than 7,000 metal plate, pipe, and rod elements. The stainless steel sculptures Paine has produced since 1999 are a product of the artist's detailed study of countless tree species and the rules and codes that determine the language of these forms.
Yinka Shonibare and ArtForum at the New School: Art and MoneyArt and Money explores contemporary art's production, presentation, and acquisition during a radical expansion of public interest and market forces. Is the current boom another chapter in an older, modernist history, or is it truly unprecedented?
Tabaimo at the Review Panel: National Academy Museum & School of Fine ArtsAs part of a panel of reviewers, Tabaimo will be discussed by Dore Ashton, Joshua Mack, Stephen Maine, and David Cohen.
Cult of Color: Call to Color: Trenton Doyle HancockBallet Austin presents Cult of Color: Call to Color, a world premiere collaboration by choreographer and Ballet Austin artistic director Stephen Mills, visual artist Trenton Doyle Hancock and composer Graham Reynolds. The extraordinary production brings Hancock's mythology to life. For more info: www.balletaustin.org
Special Performance on Saturday April 5th with VIP package of events including guided museum tours, barbecue lunch and after party with the artists. Ticket price starts at $500 ($405 is tax deductible.) For more information contact Barbara Shack, 512-476-9151 x110 or email email@example.com.
Elect to End Torture: A panel discussion in partnership with Human Rights FirstJames Cohan Gallery is proud to partner with Human Rights First to present a panel discussion for the Elect to End Torture campaign. This event is free and open to the public. A cocktail reception and viewing of the current Xu Zhen exhibition will begin at 6:45pm, followed by the discussion at 7:00pm.
Hiraki Sawa at Art in the Life World ConferenceThe "Art and Autonomy?" conference questions the agency of artists, curators, audiences, commissioners and other players within the changing contexts and dynamics of contemporary market, policy, funding, and discursive frameworks.
Nam June Paik at the Chelsea Art MuseumAs part of its launch on January 29, 2008, Streaming Museum will present Nam June Paik's Good Morning Mr. Orwell at the Chelsea Art Museum through February 2.
Bill Owens Monograph PublishedA new monograph on Bill Owens was published through Damiani, consisting of images from 1969 to the present.
The Shaman's Mask and the Invention of Culture with John NunleyA talk by John Nunley that explores the origins of masking and shamanism from the ancient Far East and the Himalayas to the slave trade and the Black Diaspora. Presented in conjunction with the James Cohan Gallery.
Art Basel Miami Beach 2007The James Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce our participation in Art Basel Miami Beach 2007, opening on Wednesday, December 5th and running December 6th - 9th, 2007. We hope you will be able to visit us at booth B18 in Hall A.
Postcards From the Edge: 10th Annual Visual AIDS Benefit ExhibitionThe James Cohan Gallery is proud to host the 10th Annual Postcards From the Edge fundraiser benefitting Visual AIDS, New York's premiere non-profit organization working between art and AIDS. A Preview Cocktail Party will be held on Friday November 30 from 6:00PM - 8:00PM. Admission is $75, and will include a raffle ticket to win first choice of the one and only card to be taken down that evening. The benefit sale will open World AIDS Day Saturday, December 1 from noon – 6:00PM and continue Sunday, December 2 from noon – 4:00PM. The sale is open to the public with a suggested admission price of $5.
PERFORMA 07: Artist Xu Zhen presents In Just a Blink of an Eye at James Cohan GalleryOpening Wednesday, November 7, from 6-8pm at James Cohan Gallery, Chinese artist Xu Zhen will produce In Just a Blink of an Eye, as part of PERFORMA07. The performances continue through November 10, beginning at 12pm noon and ending at 6pm.
Folkert de Jong at HVCCAFolkert de Jong has created a site-specific work titled Mount Maslow at the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art in Peekskill, New York, opening October 21st. The show is held in conjunction with the solo exhibition Les Saltimbanques at James Cohan Gallery.
Swenson at Washington University: Visiting Artist Lecture SeriesAt 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, Swenson will launch the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts' fall Visiting Artist Lecture Series with a talk about his work. The lecture is free and open to the public and takes place in Steinberg Hall Auditorium.
James Cohan Gallery at ShContemporary 07The James Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce our participation in ShContemporary 07, the Asia Pacific contemporary art fair taking place in Shanghai, China from September 6 – 9, 2007.
Tabaimo at the 52nd Venice BiennaleJames Cohan Gallery is proud to announce "dolefullhouse", a new work by internationally-recognized video artist Tabaimo. This single channel video installation will be included in the exhibition, Think with the Senses – Feel with the Mind. Art in the Present Tense, curated by Robert Storr, in the Italian Pavillion at the 52nd International Venice Biennale, opening June 10 and running through November 21, 2007.
Bill Viola at the 52nd Venice Biennale:
BILL VIOLA has created new video work to be presented in the church of San Gallo in conjunction with the 52nd International Venice Biennale entitled Ocean Without a Shore, 2007 a three screen, High Definition video and sound installation which was inspired by its setting - the 15th century intimate Venetian church of San Gallo.
June 10 - November 24, 2007
Mad. Sq. Art. 2007: Roxy PaineInternationally renowned conceptual artist Roxy Paine will exhibit three stainless steel sculptures, Conjoined, Defunct and Erratic in the Madison Square Park Conservancy's 2007 public art series.