03 mai 2012

Major and unprecedented survey of the work of Lucio Fontana opens at Gagosian Gallery

Lucio Fontana, Concetto spaziale, 1954. © Courtesy of the Fondazione Lucio Fontana and Gagosian Gallery. Private Collection, Italy. Photography by Matteo Piazza NEW YORK, NY.- Gagosian Gallery announces a major and unprecedented survey of the work of Lucio Fontana. Six of his groundbreaking environments, known as Ambienti Spaziali, have been faithfully reconstructed, providing a completely new perspective for the rich and varied retrospective of more than one hundred major works that surrounds them. Curated by Germano Celant,... [Lire la suite]

11 février 2011

"Rodin - Sugimoto" @ Gagosian Gallery, Paris

Auguste Rodin, The Three Shades, 1881-86, Bronze, 75 1/2 x 75 1/2 x 42 inches (191.8 x 191.8 x 106.7 cm), Cast 4/8. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery PARIS.- Gagosian Gallery Paris presents “Rodin – Sugimoto,” an exhibition of sculpture and photography, on view from February 11 through March 25, 2011. Auguste Rodin brought monumental public sculpture forward into the modern era. Although educated in the academic traditions and idealized subjects of classical and Renaissance sculpture, he embraced truth to nature as his artistic credo.... [Lire la suite]
13 janvier 2011

Mike Kelley @ Gagosian Gallery

Mike Kelley, Kandor 18 B, 2010. Foam coated with Elastomer , blown glass with water-based resin coating, tinted Urethane resin, wood, found objects, lighting fixture, 87 x 36 x 48 in. Photo by Fredrik Nilsen. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery LOS ANGELES, CA.- Gagosian Gallery presents an exhibition of new large-scale sculptures and videos by Mike Kelley. This is Kelley’s first exhibition with the gallery in Los Angeles. Kelley has made nostalgia, memory, and repression in everyday life the topics of his idiosyncratic sculptures,... [Lire la suite]
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08 janvier 2011

Damien Hirst, "Forgotten Promises" @ Gagosian Gallery Hong Kong

Damien Hirst, For Heaven's Sake, 2008. Platinum, pink and white diamonds, 85 x 85 x 100 mm. Photo: Prudence Cuming Associates. © Damien Hirst and Hirst Holdings Ltd, DACS 2011. HONG KONG.- To inaugurate the Hong Kong exhibition space, Gagosian Gallery will present Forgotten Promises, an exhibition of new paintings and sculptures by Damien Hirst opening on 18 January 2011. In recent years, Hirst has developed his familiar iconography the skull, the diamond and the butterfly to explore fundamental ideas about existence. His work... [Lire la suite]
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20 octobre 2010

La Gagosian Gallery ouvre un nouvel espace parisien avec Cy Twombly

Cy Twombly, Untitled (Bacchus 1st Version I), 2004. Acrylic on wood, 104 3/8 x 78 3/4 inches (265 x 200 cm). Private Collection © 2010 Cy Twombly. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery. «La vie de bohème ne s’affiche pas. Elle survit grâce à la discrétion.»-- Tennessee WilliamsPour l’inauguration de l’ouverture de sa galerie parisienne, Larry Gagosian est heureux de présenter «Camino Real,» une série de cinq nouvelles peintures de Cy Twombly. Chaque tableau reprend le geste pictural inimitable et exubérant propre à l’artiste ainsi qu’une... [Lire la suite]
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03 octobre 2010

“Masters of the Gesture” @ Gagosian Gallery

Clyfford Still, 1955-d, Ph-387, 1955. Oil on canvas, 117 1/2 x 111 inches (298.4 x 281.9 cm). Photo: Courtesy Gagosian Gallery. BEVERLY HILLS, CA.- Gagosian Gallery presents “Masters of the Gesture”, an exhibition of major Abstract Expressionist paintings, drawings and sculptures, including works by John Chamberlain, Willem de Kooning, Sam Francis, Arshile Gorky, Adolph Gottlieb, Franz Kline, Lee Krasner, Joan Mitchell, Mark Rothko, David Smith and Clyfford Still. The exhibition includes loans from key private and public... [Lire la suite]

05 juin 2010

"Picasso: The Mediterranean Years (1945-1962)" @ Gagosian Gallery

Pablo Picasso in front of Portrait de femme à la robe verte (May 1, 1956) La Californie, 1956. Photo by Edward Quinn © edwardquinn.com LONDON.- Following the success of "Picasso: Mosqueteros" in the spring of 2009 -- an exhibition heralded by The New York Times as one of the best shows in the city since the turn of the century -- Picasso biographer John Richardson will again partner with the artist's grandson Bernard Ruiz-Picasso to curate "Picasso: The Mediterranean Years (1945-1962)" at Gagosian Gallery... [Lire la suite]
22 janvier 2010

Damien Hirst, "End of an Era" @ Gagosian Gallery

Damien Hirst, End of an Era, 2009. Bull's head, gold, gold-plated steel, glass and formaldehyde solution with a Carrara marble plinth, 84 x 67 5/16 x 38 5/16 inches overall (213.4 x 171 x 97.2 cm). Courtesy Gagosian Gallery NEW YORk, NY.- Gagosian Gallery will present "End of an Era", an exhibition of new paintings and sculpture by Damien Hirst. The exhibition takes its title from the central sculpture in the exhibition, a severed bull's head with golden horns and crowned with a solid gold disc. Suspended in... [Lire la suite]
17 août 2009

Cy Twombly, Eight Sculptures @ Gagosian Gallery, New York

CY TWOMBLY, Untitled (The Mathematical Dream of Ashurbanipal), 2000-2009. Bronze, 41 1/8 x 20 7/8 x 21 5/16 inches (104.5 x 53.1 x 54.2cm). Ed. of 3. photo courtesy Gagodian Gallery "Bronze unifies the thing. It abstracts the forms from the material. People want to know about what the material constituents are; it helps them identify the work with something. But I want each sculpture to be seen as a whole, as a sculpture."--Cy Twombly NEW YORK, NY.- Gagosian Gallery announced an exhibition of new bronze sculptures... [Lire la suite]
14 juillet 2009

Vera Lutter @ Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles

Vera Lutter, Campo Santa Sofia, Venice, XV: December 12, 2007. Unique gelato silver print, 68 5/16 X 56 in. LOS ANGELES, CA.- Gagosian Gallery announced an exhibition of large-scale unique photographs by Vera Lutter. This is her first exhibition in Los Angeles. In Lutter's conceptual approach to the camera obscura, the most rudimentary form of photography, the apparatus records in a very direct and immediate way what exists in the world outside. By choosing to retain the negative image, she transforms the visual facts of her... [Lire la suite]