DAVID SHRIGLEY IN TOURING TURNER PRIZE EXHIBITION

21 August 2015

David Shrigley has a selection of works included in the group exhibition ‘Eyes on the Prize', hosted by The Travelling Gallery, Edinburgh in association with Tramway, Glasgow. The exhibition features works by contemporary Scottish artists who have previously been nominated for the Turner Prize. It will be launche...

ROBERT BUCK IN ‘RUSSIAN DOLLS’ AT M+B GALLERY IN LOS ANGELES

11 July 2015
A work by American artist Robert Buck is included in a group exhibition at M+B Gallery in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Using the conceit of nesting dolls the exhibition explores how artists ideas are transmuted and shared within one another's work. Rather than attempting to draw direct relationships...

THOMAS HIRSCHHORN TRANSFORMS PROJECT ROOM AT MUSEO MAN, NUORO, ITALY

10 July 2015
Thomas Hirschhorn will transform the project room at Museo Man in Nuoro, Italy with two new collages titled 3 "Easycollage" and 6 "Collage-Truth", along with smaller works from a series created between 2012 and 2015. The project, curated by Lorenzo Giusti, presents works by the well known Swiss a...

TOURING GROUP SHOW ‘THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING’ WITH KENDELL GEERS OPENS AT MACBA, BUENOS AIRES

4 July 2015
'The Importance of Being: A Panorama on Belgian Contemporary Art' tours to Museo de Arte Contemporáneo in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The exhibition which opened earlier in the year at Museo Nacional de Bells Artes in La Habana, Cuba has been curated by Sara Alonso Gómez t...

MELVIN EDWARDS IN 'GLENN LIGON: ENCOUNTERS AND COLLISIONS’ AT TATE LIVERPOOL, UK

30 June 2015
Texan-born sculptor Melvin Edwards has work included in 'Glenn Ligon: Encounters and Collisions' at Nottingham Contemporary in the UK.

RIVANE NEUENSCHWANDER IN 'GLOBAL IMAGINATIONS' AT MEELFABRIEK, LEIDEN

27 June 2015
Rivane Neuenschwander's works 'Pangaea's Diaries and 'Contingent' will be included in 'Global Imaginations' at the Museum de Lakenhal, Leiden, The Netherlands. The exhibition is being scheduled to coincide with the 440-year anniversary of Leiden University and is the result of a collaboration wi...

THOMAS HIRSCHHORN MAJOR EXHIBITION AT SOUTH LONDON GALLERY

26 June 2015

In his first major solo show in London in many years, Thomas Hirschhorn will present a new installation entitled 'In-Between'. The work is based on the paradoxical dialogue of a quote; "Destruction is difficult. It is as difficult as creation" by Italian Marxist theorist and politician, Antonio Gramsci. Th...

RIVANE NEUENSCHWANDER COMMISSION AT WHITECHAPEL GALLERY, LONDON

23 June 2015
Rivane Neuenschwander has been commissioned by The Whitechapel Gallery to make a new work as part of the of the 2015 Whitechapel Gallery Children's Commission. 

YOSHITOMO NARA IN ‘DUAL NATURE: SELECTIONS FROM THE CHANEY FAMILY COLLECTION’ AT PEARL FINCHER MUSEUM OF FINE ART, TEXAS

20 June 2015
Yoshitomo Nara features in Dual Nature, a showcase of over twenty extraordinary pieces from the Houston-based Chaney Family's collection of Contemporary art. The works will be exhibited in the main gallery at Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Art...

THOMAS HIRSCHHORN IN ‘UNDER THE CLOUDS’ AT SERRALVES FOUNDATION IN PORTO, PORTUGAL

20 June 2015
Thomas Hirschhorn has work included in a major group show at Serralves Foundation in Porto titled ‘Under the Clouds: from Paranoia to the Digital Sublime'.

Since the second half of the 20th century, we have lived under the shadow of two clouds: the mushroom cloud of the atomic b...

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE IS INCLUDED IN THE SUMMER EXHIBITION AT THE ROYAL ACADEMY, LONDON

18 June 2015
As part of the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition in London, Yinka Shonibare MBE presents a series of five prints entitled 'Love in a Time of War'. In the original collages from which the series is made, Shonibare integrates text, black silhouettes of soldiers holding guns, and gold...

ANDREAS ERIKSSON SOLO EXHIBITION 'EROSION' AT BALOISE BANK, SWITZERLAND

16 June 2015
In 2007 Andreas Eriksson won The Baloise Art Prize which is awarded annually to two young artists. This year Baloise Bank will celebrate this award by holding a solo exhibition of works by the artist. The exhibition will coincide with Art Basel 2015.

WAYNE GONZALES AT HOUSE OF ST BARNABAS

13 June 2015

A unique selection of gouaches on paper by Wayne Gonzales will go on display in The Monro Room at The House of St Barnabas in the heart of Soho, London. This exhibition is the latest in 'The Collective' series which forms part of a programme of visual art conceived to inspire and uplift members and staff of this ground-breaki...

RIVANE NEUENSCHWANDER IN 'AFTER BABEL' AT MODERNA MUSEET, STOCKHOLM

13 June 2015
'After Babel' is a major group show about the many languages that form part of contemporary art. Curated by Daniel Birnbaum and Ann-Sofi Noring, the common denominator for the participating artists is that they build bridges between different languages and continents. Rivane Neuenschwander's film ...

HUMA BHABHA AND THOMAS HIRSCHHORN IN A GROUP EXHIBITION IN MONS, BELGIUM

13 June 2015
Huma Bhabha and Thomas Hirschhorn have work included in 'Atopolis', an exhibition of artists fascinated by the phenomena of circulation, exchange and transfer of artistic cultures and practices. The title alludes to the ideas of Edouard Glissant, an influential commentator on cultural hybridi...

CLAIRE BARCLAY AT THE VIENNA BIENNALE 2015

11 June 2015
Claire Barclay is included in the Vienna Biennale 2015: Ideas for Change. For this occasion, four international curators have been invited to develop projects in which new and existing works will be presented. Barclay's work 'Fault on the Right Side' will be included in the exhibition project 'Future Light' at the MAK, an...

CATHERINE OPIE IN STORYLINES: CONTEMPORARY ART AT GUGGENHEIM, NEW YORK

5 June 2015
Catherine Opie's 'Self-Portrait/Nursing' 2004 is on display in a major group exhibition at the Guggenheim. Bringing together over one hundred works from the Guggenheim's contemporary collection, Storylines examines the diverse ways in which artists today engage narrative through installation, pa...

JIM HODGES IN GROUP EXHIBITION 'SPACE BETWEEN' AT FLAG ART FOUNDATION

3 June 2015
Jim Hodges is included in the group exhibition 'Space Between' at FLAG Art Foundation, New York, USA, curated by Luis Grachos and Stephanie Roach. The exhibition investigates the legacy and influence of abstraction on Western art, presenting a selection of artists that enter into a conversation o...

MAJOR YINKA SHONIBARE MBE SOLO EXHIBITION AT DAEGU ART MUSEUM, SOUTH KOREA

30 May 2015
Daegu Art Museum will present a solo show of British-Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare MBE, the artist's largest museum presentation in Asia.

Approximately 80 of his pieces including sculptures, two-dimensional works, installations, and video works will be on display, showcasing his extensive ...

DAVID SHRIGLEY IN GROUP EXHIBITION ‘DRAWING NOW: 2015’ AT THE ALBERTINA IN VIENNA

29 May 2015
David Shrigley has work included in the group exhibition Drawing Now: 2015 at the Albertina in Vienna. Forty years after Drawing Now, the legendary exhibition mounted jointly with the MoMA in New York, 2015 will see the Albertina once again attempt to take stock of what drawing me...

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE IN 10TH ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION AT MUSEU AFRO BRASIL, SÃO PAULO

29 May 2015
Yinka Shonibare MBE's works 'Egg Fight' (2009) and 'The British Library' (2014) are included in the 10th anniversary exhibition at Museu Afro Brasil in São Paulo, one of the most important Brazilian museums and the biggest Afro-American museum in the world. They have a collection of...

ANDREAS ERIKSSON IN GROUP SHOW ‘MISE AU VERT’ AT MAISON LOUIS CARRE

23 May 2015
Andreas Eriksson is part of a select group of artists showing in the group exhibition ‘Mise Au Vert' (Going Green) at the renowned private residence, Maison Louis Carré in the Yvelines region of France. Other exhibiting artists include Einar Garibaldi Eiríksson, Frédérique Lucien, Denis Pondrue...

RIVANE NEUENSCHWANDER IN ‘IMAGES MOVING OUT ONTO SPACE’ AT TATE ST. IVES

23 May 2015
Brazilian artist Rivane Neuenschwander in group exhibition 'Images Moving Out Onto Space' at Tate St. Ives in Cornwall, UK.

'CATHERINE OPIE: PORTRAITS AND LANDSCAPES’ AT WEXNER CENTER FOR THE ARTS

16 May 2015
Ohio-born photographer Catherine Opie returns to the Wexner Center to debut a new series of artist portraits and abstract landscapes. Among contemporary American photographers, Opie is exceptionally attuned to the histories of representation, and Portraits and Landscapes vigorously embodies ...

30 FOOT STEEL SCULPTURE BY TOM FRIEDMAN INSTALLED AT THE CONTEMPORARY AUSTIN, TEXAS

10 May 2015
In a career spanning nearly thirty years, the conceptualist Tom Friedman (American, born 1965 in St. Louis, Missouri) has been a master of transforming the mundane into the improbable and the extraordinary. Among the most celebrated recent works by Friedman are the artist's crushed ...

HUMA BHABHA, MELVIN EDWARDS AND THOMAS HIRSCHHORN IN THE 56TH INTERNATIONAL ART EXHIBITION, VENICE, ITALY

9 May 2015
Three gallery artists, Huma Bhabha, Melvin Edwards and Thomas Hirschhorn, will feature in the 56th International Art Exhibition as part of the Venice Biennale titled 'All the World's Futures', curated by Okwui Enwezor.

Edwards will be showing a selection of scul...

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE IN ‘HEARTBREAK HOTEL’ PRESENTED BY THE VANHAERENTS COLLECTION AT VENICE BIENNALE

6 May 2015
Yinka Shonibare MBE features in the group exhibition 'Heartbreak Hotel', presented by The a Vanhaerents Art Collection in its first major exhibition outside Belgium. Set to take place on the occasion of the 56th Venice Biennale, Heartbreak Hotel will be on view a...

MELVIN EDWARDS AND KEHINDE WILEY IN ‘BLACK SO CAL: ART IN PRACTICE IN AN EVOLVING LANDSCAPE’ AT THE VENICE BIENNALE

5 May 2015
Melvin Edwards and Kehinde Wiley feature in ‘Black SoCal: Art in Practice in an Evolving Landscape', part of the 56th International Art Exhibition at the Venice Biennale. The exhibition which has been curated by Lyn Kienholz of the International Ar...

JIM HODGES IN ‘FLYING OVER THE ABYSS’ PRESENTED BY NEON AT MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, CRETE

2 May 2015
Jim Hodges has work included in ‘Flying over the Abyss', an exhibition presented by NEON in collaboration with the Museum of Contemporary Art of Crete. CAC's Director, Maria Marangou is co-curating the show with Dimitris Paleocrassas. The selection of the participating a...

HUMA BHABHA, CATHERINE OPIE, WAYNE GONZALES AND ANNE TRUITT IN FIRST EXHIBITION AT NEW HOME OF WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART

1 May 2015
When the Whitney Museum of American Art opens its new Renzo Piano-designed home in Manhattan's Meatpacking District on 1 May 2015, the first exhibition on view will be an unprecedented selection of works from the Museum's renowned permanent c...

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE SOLO PRESENTATION AT MORRIS-JUMEL MANSION IN NEW YORK

1 May 2015
A site-specific exhibition 'Yinka Shonibare MBE: Colonial Arrangements' will open in May at Morris-Jumel Mansion in New York. Elaborate, colourful, seductive and quizzical, Yinka Shonibare's renowned, textile-based art has been the focus of more than 50 solo museum and gallery exhibitions worl...

'YINKA SHONIBARE MBE: PIÉCES DE RÈSISTANCE' AT DHC/ART MONTRÉAL, CANADA

29 April 2015
DHC/ART Foundation for Contemporary Art presents 'Pièces de résistance', the first major solo exhibition in Canada by British artist Yinka Shonibare MBE. The show will include early and new work across a variety of media, reflecting on the major themes that have concerned the artist's prac...

THOMAS HIRSCHHORN IN 'INVITATION TO TRAVEL' AT CENTRAL FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, BRUSSELS

24 April 2015
The CENTRALE for contemporary art presents the exhibition ‘Invitation au voyage', bringing together works of the 14 winners of the Prix Marcel Duchamp, including Thomas Hirschhorn, on the 15th anniversary of this prestigious competition founded by ADIAF. This exhibition, which t...

TOM FRIEDMAN AND YINKA SHONIBARE MBE IN GROUP SHOW ‘ARTS & FOODS. RITUALS SINCE 1851’ AT TRIENNALE DI MILANO

9 April 2015
Tom Friedman and Yinka Shonibare MBE in the group exhibition 'Arts & Foods. Rituals since 1851' at Triennale di Milano.

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE IN THE DIVINE COMEDY: HEAVEN, PURGATORY, AND HELL REVISITED BY CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ARTISTS

8 April 2015
Curated by the internationally acclaimed writer and art critic Simon Njami, this dramatic multi-media exhibition reveals the ongoing global relevance of Dante Alighieri's 14th century epic as part of a shared intellectual heritage. Including original com...

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE IN ‘UNRAVELING IDENTITY: OUR TEXTILES, OUR STORIES’ AT THE TEXTILE MUSEUM, THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY MUSEUM

21 March 2015
Yinka Shonibare MBE features in the largest exhibition in Textile Museum history, 'Unraveling Identity', which unites textiles from across cultures to explore expressions of individual, cultural, political, and social identity...

CATHERINE OPIE IN ‘100+: A PHOTOGRAPH FOR EVERY YEAR OF THE MIA' AT MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS

19 March 2015
'100+', featuring gallery artist Catherine Opie, celebrates the MIA's Birthday Year with photographs from every year since the museum's founding. With more than 12,000 images in the collection of the Department of Photography and New Media, the hard part was choosi...

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE IN ‘MAKING AFRICA’ AT VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM IN WEIL AM RHEIN, GERMANY

14 March 2015
Yinka Shonibare MBE has work included in a major new exhibition at the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein in Germany. ‘Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design' aims to shed new light on contemporary design in Africa. On the basis of a wide variety of examples, ...

RIVANE NEUENSCHWANDER IN ‘SCENES FOR A NEW HERITAGE’ AT MOMA NEW YORK

8 March 2015
Brazilian artist Rivane Neuenschwander has a video work included in 'Scenes for a New Heritage: Contemporary Art from the Collection', a sweeping reinstallation of MoMA's Contemporary Galleries. This cross-medium selection of works, created in the past three decades by more than 30 internati...

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE AND LUCAS SAMARAS IN ‘CHERCER LE GARÇON’ AT MAC/VAL, FRANCE

7 March 2015
Lucas Samaras and Yinka Shonibare MBE have work included in the group exhibition 'Chercher le garçon', meaning Find the Boy, which opens at the Musée d'Art Contemporain du Val-de-Marne in Vitry-sur-Seine, France.

The exhibition is the first major part of the MAC/VAL 10th anniversa...

LUCAS SAMARAS IN 'ARTFUL GIVING' AT WEISMAN ART MUSEUM, UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA

28 February 2015
Lillian (Babe) and Julius E. Davis, the namesake donors of a WAM collection gallery, were supporters of the Weisman on many levels. In addition to contributing the funds for the gallery space, they also donated their time and advice (Babe was a founding member of WAM's Colleagues A...

JIRO TAKAMATSU AND ANNE TRUITT IN 'GEOMETRIES ON AND OFF THE GRID’ AT THE WAREHOUSE, DALLAS

2 February 2015
'Geometries On and Off the Grid: Art from 1950 to the Present', featuring gallery artists Jiro Takamatsu and Anne Truitt, examines geometry in the art of the postwar period and its evolution from an increasingly reductivist language in the 1950s and 60s to one that was...

CATHERINE OPIE SELECTED FOR NEW YORK CITY’S WATER TANK PROJECT

3 July 2014
Gallery artist Catherine Opie has been commissioned for The Water Tank Project which will transform the New York City skyline.

Launching in the summer of 2014, the Water Tanks will be adorned with artwork by acclaimed artists. Images of New York City public school students will be wrapped around roofto...

DAVID SHRIGLEY AT SKETCH LONDON

6 June 2014
Stephen Friedman Gallery is proud to announce that Fourth Plinth Commission winner David Shrigley is set to transform the Gallery at sketch as part of a long-term programme of artist-conceived restaurants at the iconic London venue. Opening for lunch, afternoon tea and dinner on 6 June 2014, the project follows the success of artist ...

DAVID SHRIGLEY IS THE WINNER OF THE 2016 COMMISSION FOR THE FOURTH PLINTH

7 February 2014

Stephen Friedman Gallery is delighted to announce that David Shrigley is the winner of the 2016 commission for the Fourth Plinth. His bronze sculpture ‘Really Good' will follow the current and next commission, being unveiled in Trafalgar Square, London, in July 2016.

Since 1999, the Fourt...