A marriage of the plastic and the personal gives his work intensity and edge
Nicole Wermers’s sculptures operate both as clever art-historical jibes and contemporary political satire. Their ergonomic and utilitarian construction, using industrially produced materials, continues a kind of mainline homage to Marcel Duchamp, staging objects in ways that highlight their alien nature. Her Vertical Awnings series (rolled-up awnings with colored stripes) is coyly reminiscent of Daniel Buren’s stripes and Nancy…
paintings from the 1970s in the gallery’s Queens pop up
His three-sculpture show was on view in April and May
Her pinprick drawings are featured at the booth of Salon Zürcher.
“The Revolution will be Painted” was on view in Bushwick in April
The painter and writer inherits and expands a history of renegade traditions.
The video artist’s solo show is on view through April 30.
The multimedia conceptualist addresses treaties and their stagecraft.