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Amsterdam Whitney Gallery
MAY 1-JUNE 16, 2015 Exhibition
Amsterdam Whitney Gallery


AMSTERDAM WHITNEY GALLERY , 511 West 25th Street, Chelsea, New York City, is proud to show in its
MAY 1-JUNE 16 2015 Exhibition leading Contemporary Master Artists whose work explores the abstract, figurative and natural worlds, exalting the realm of the aesthetic through brilliant coloration and dazzling form. This special “SALUTE To The STARS!” exhibition boasts more “Stars than there are in Heaven” and offers a sparkling tribute which will dazzle the senses of both art acquisitiors and art aficionados alike with its incandescent renewal and regeneration of the visual realm. AMSTERDAM WHITNEY GALLERY's May-June exhibition provides an enlightened platform to foster national and international artistic activity

MAY 1-JUNE 16, 2015 Exhibition
Gala Champagne Reception & "Salute To The Stars!" Fete: Thursday, May 7, 2015 6:00-8:00 pm

STARS From HEAVEN
ANDREA HARRIS
LOREN ADAMS
DAVID JONES

SYNERGY of the STARS
JEHAN ALI
PHILIP CATANIA
BARBARA MUIR


STARFILLED SYNCHRONICITIES
MANUELA CIMMINO
J. B. DULE
MAUREEN GRAVES
JOSE POLCHEIRA

STARLIT INCANDESCENCE
NIKOLAY KUK
DENIZ ORKUS
ALMA SHEIK
RIEN VORGERS

COLLECTORS' CHOICE
TED MARTLAND

Amsterdam Whitney Gallery | 511 West 25th Street Suite 406
New York, NY 10001



Art Miami New York
Thursday, May 14: 5 pm - 9 pm
Friday, May 15: 12 pm - 8 pm
Saturday, May 16: 12 pm - 8 pm
Sunday, May 17: 12pm - 6 pm
Thursday, May 14–Sunday May 17, 2015.
Pier94

Art Miami New York will provide a fresh alternative to acquire important never-before-exhibited works from both the primary and secondary markets in an intimate light. The fair will cater to seasoned and new art collectors who are looking to experience a carefully-curated, rich in content, quality presentation of the best of what the global contemporary art market has to offer in New York City this May. The versatile and rich selection of works on display will have a strong focus and representation of emergent talent as well as mid-career cutting-edge artists, anchored by a fresh selection of blue-chip secondary market works by top name artists from the Modern & Post-War eras. Nearly 1,200 artists from over 50 countries will be on display at the fair.

One Day Pass $25. Multi Day Pass $55. Students and Seniors $15. For more information, please visit www.artmiaminewyork.com

Pier 94 | Westside Highway at 55th Street


Peter Fox:
Blind Trust
Friday May 22nd, 7pm-9pm
Front Room Gallery

On Friday May 22nd, Front Room presents"Blind Trust" which is a solo exhibition of new paintings by Peter Fox. Expanding on his signature style of drip painting, Peter Fox’s spilled paint works have taken on bold gestural movements. Referencing formal systems of Abstract Painting, this series explores the language of relational color, as articulated through layered processes. Each composition is developed through variance and repetition, and evolves with the allowance of chance. Opening reception on May 22nd. On view from May 22nd to June 21st.


Free. For more information visit
frontroom.org | 718-782-2556

Front Room Gallery | 147 Roebling street, Williamsburg Brooklyn 11211



But is it Art?
May 5th - May 15th
Con Artist Collective

Taking one of contemporary art’s most pressing questions as its title, this group show at the Con Artist Collective addresses the current atmosphere of our post-painting, post-postmodern art world. With an emphasis on mixed-media work that employs non-traditional materials and methods, “But is it Art?” examines the sometimes violent shift away from classical modes and features artists as bold in the visions they build as they are ruthless in the rules they break. Curated by Josef Pinlac, “But is it Art?” includes work by Justin Aversano, Carolyn Colsant, Sessa Englund, James Gardella, Daniel Lamanna, Winter Mendelson, Maria Petrovskaya, Josef Pinlac, Bree Rubin, Audrey Ryan, Heather Marie Scholl, Alex Williams and Shaina Yang.
Exhibition is FREE.
More info may be found here: http://conartistnyc.com/blogs/news/17630532-but-is-it-art


Con Artist Collective & Gallery | 119 Ludlow St. (Lower East Side)


Destination moon at The Kymberle Project
Friday, May 15th - 8pm-4am
The Kymberle Project

Destination Moon will once again bring you an incredible evening to ring in the summer time.
Join us at the Kymberle Project May 15th for an all night event of large scale art, wild video projections by Jesse Mann and live music that will leave holes in your dancing shoes.
Performances by Party Supplies, Hank and Cupcakes, Zongo Junction, Pepito and DJ Kaila Mullady.

www.destinationmoon.us
$10 at the door.

The Kymberle Project | 1332 Atlantic Ave. Brooklyn, NY


 

Exploring Mediums & The World @ Agora Gallery This April/May
Friday April 24 11a.m. – Thursday May 14 6 p.m.
Agora Gallery


Themes of color and transformation run deep through the Kaleidoscope of the Mind, an exhibition featuring a variety of techniques and styles, from abstract sculpture to realistic figurative paintings. Artists create complex patterns with vivid color, and pose figures against conceptual backdrops in order to build captivating universes for the viewer to get lost in. Illumination: An Exhibition of Fine Art Photography takes a look at the burgeoning talent in the world of photographic contemporary art. The images transport viewers to every corner of the world, highlighting the internationality of these talented artists and their artistic journeys: from the Sahara Desert to North American city streets, from the skies of France to the seas of Sweden.

Entrance is free and art lovers are warmly encouraged to attend.
www.agora-gallery.com/receptionexhibitions/4_30_2015.aspx.

Agora Gallery | 530 West 25th St.



Image: Nicole Eisenman (American, b. France, 1965), Seder, 2010, oil on canvas. The Jewish Museum, New York. Purchase: Lore Ross Bequest; Milton and Miriam Handler Endowment Fund; and Fine Arts Acquisitions Committee Fund.

Masterpieces & Curiosities:
Nicole Eisenman's Seder
Fourth Offering in New Exhibition Series
Exploring Works from the Jewish Museum
Opens March 13, 2015 through August 9, 2015
The Jewish Museum

Showcasing a painting commissioned by the Jewish Museum in 2010, Masterpieces & Curiosities: Nicole Eisenman's Seder continues a series of exhibitions focused on individual works in the Museum's world-renowned collection. On view from March 13 to August 9, 2015, this exhibition presents Eisenman's painting Seder with over 25 seldom seen yet important portraits by such artists as Jules Pascin, Theresa Bernstein, Raphael and Moses Soyer, and Edouard Vuillard that help illuminate her painterly approach and chosen subject. The diverse breadth of techniques and styles used in these works will demonstrate how Eisenman looks to the past as inspiration for her unique narratives of 21st century life. Also included is a selection of Passover Seder plates from the Museum's collection, ranging from the 18th to 21st centuries.

The fourth show in the Masterpieces & Curiosities series, Nicole Eisenman's Seder differs from previous installations. Rather than analyze the content and subjects of the painting, the exhibition will look at the connections between this contemporary work and the portraits. These paintings represent different time periods, places, and styles, while also revealing the continuous exploration and evolution of Jewish identity. They detail the political and social history of the past hundred years through the portrayal of individuals ranging from the aristocrat to the anonymous burgher to the artist. Through this varied display of artworks in dialogue, Seder can be seen as responding to and advancing a storied visual and material tradition of Jewish culture.

Related Program
On Thursday, March 26 at 6:30pm, Nicole Eisenman will speak with Joanna Montoya Robotham about Seder. This program is part of Writers and Artists Respond, a series of thought-provoking discussions and performances led by artists, musicians, and writers in the Museum's exhibition galleries. The discussion is free with Pay-What-You-Wish Admission; RSVP Recommended.

The Jewish Museum is located at 1109 Fifth Avenue at 92nd Street, New York City. Museum hours are Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday, 11am to 5:45pm; Thursday, 11am to 8pm; and Friday, 11am to 4pm. Museum admission is $15.00 for adults, $12.00 for senior citizens, $7.50 for students, free for visitors 18 and under and Jewish Museum members. Admission is Pay What You Wish on Thursdays from 5pm to 8pm and free on Saturdays. For information on the Jewish Museum, the public may call 212.423.3200 or visit the website at www.thejewishmuseum.org.

The Jewish Museum | The Jewish Museum | 1109 Fifth Avenue | New York | NY | 10128


Michael Zelehoski:
New Order
May 7 – June 20, Opening May 7, 6-8 PM
Mike Weiss Gallery


Mike Weiss Gallery is pleased to present New Order, the first solo exhibition by Michael Zelehoski with the gallery. Zelehoski takes found three-dimensional objects like pallets and police barricades and restructures them into two-dimensional space. The resulting works are not mirrors of the objects but instead examine and challenge the selective process of human perception in its most abstract and creative tendencies. By working somewhere in between the separate domains of sculpture’s core dimensionality and painting’s historical flatness, Zelehoski’s work also mixes in the formalist ethos of emphasizing composition. The exhaustive process of metamorphosis in Zelehoski’s work fluidly moves between fully-formed objects and binary abstraction, pursuing the possibilities and intricacies of perception.

www.mikeweissgallery.com
Info@mikeweissgallery.com
212 691 6899

Mike Weiss Gallery | 520 W 24 St.


 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
   

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