PANEL DISCUSSION ON SAM GILLIAM
Join us in Los Angeles on Saturday, March 2 at 2 PM for an in-gallery conversation on Sam Gilliam: The Last Five Years, organized in collaboration with Pace. Moderated by Teresa Eggers, director of institutional relations at David Kordansky Gallery, the discussion will feature Thelma Golden, director and chief curator at the Studio Museum in Harlem, and Naima J. Keith, vice president of education and public programs at LACMA. RSVP here or join the livestream here.
IN-GALLERY CONVERSATION WITH RICKY SWALLOW
Join us in New York on Thursday, March 7 at 5:30 PM ET for an in-gallery conversation with artists Ricky Swallow and Michelle Grabner. The two will walk through Swallow's solo exhibition COMPONENTS and discuss the inspiration behind this selection of sculptures and drawings. The conversation will be followed by an opening reception for COMPONENTS, on view March 8 – April 13. RSVP here.
PANEL DISCUSSION ON MARTHA DIAMOND
Join us in Los Angeles on Friday, March 22 at 5 PM for an in-gallery panel discussion on Martha Diamond. The conversation will feature Katherine Brinson, Daskalopoulos Curator, Contemporary Art at the Guggenheim, Olivia Funk, director of the Martha Diamond Trust, Paulina Pobocha, Robert Soros Senior Curator at the Hammer Museum, and artist Mary Weatherford. The program will be followed by an opening reception for Diamond's solo exhibition Skin of the City. RSVP here.
SAM MCKINNISS AT FRIEZE LOS ANGELES
We are pleased to announce a solo presentation of new paintings by Sam McKinniss at Frieze Los Angeles 2024, on view February 29 – March 3. McKinniss brings a full range of responses to images he encounters on the internet or through other contemporary cultural outlets, making paintings in which a media-based world, flattened by repetition, commerce, and digital screens, comes alive with mystery, visual intimacy, and personal commitment. Learn more about Frieze LA here.
IOVINE AND YOUNG CENTER BENEFIT AUCTION
Bidding is now open for the Iovine and Young Center for High School Education Benefit Auction, featuring works by artists including Derek Fordjour, Jennifer Guidi, Chase Hall, Rashid Johnson, and Hilary Pecis in support of the visionary public education initiatives championed by Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre. Organized by Josh Abraham, David Kordansky, and Sotheby’s, the Iovine and Young Center for High School Education Benefit Auction will take place Tuesday, February 27 at 7 PM in Los Angeles. Bid now here.
LAUREN HALSEY INVITED TO LA BIENNALE DI VENEZIA
Lauren Halsey has been invited to the 60th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, curated by Adriano Pedrosa. Stranieri Ovunque - Foreigners Everywhere, the title of the 60th International Art Exhibition, is drawn from a series of works started in 2004 by the Paris-born and Palermo-based collective Claire Fontaine. Pedrosa states the exhibition "will be a celebration of the foreign, the distant, the outsider, the queer, as well as the indigenous.” The Biennale is on view from April 20 – November 24, 2024. Learn more here.