Hello again, art appreciators! Welcome to another edition of Friday, Saturday, Sunday. There is a lot of talk and buildup about the upcoming Armory Week and its onslaught of art fairs. This being said, there is always something new to see and discuss in the great City of Lights every day! Check out whats happening this weekend.
Friday, February 22nd
In a series of collaborative abstractions, this duo of painters examine the relational meaning of objects through framing. Inspired by a series of video chat conversations, the series takes on a gestural approach to abstract painting while touching on themes that bring some enchantment back into our culturally cynical reality.
Opening Reception 7-10pm @ The Culture Room, 163 Starr Street #4L, Brooklyn NY
Saturday, February 23rd
Artist Talk: Hans Ulrich Obrist
Sit down and discuss with the artist his first hand experience working on an exhibition 20 years in the making. This conversation will exploire the projects beginnings, its iterations, and its repercussions in the context of the cultural and political developments of the early 90’s.
Forum begins 3pm, $8 General Admission @ The New Museum, 235 Bowery, New York NY
Sunday, February 24th
This group show features a collection of photographic works that the four featured artists use to express their relationships to the places they have been, the people they have interacted with, and the tools they have used to facilitate social exchange. Check this out for an eclectic mix of work that is both unique and personal.
Opening Reception 6-8pm @ Denny Gallery, 261 Broome Street, New York NY