Sonoma State University is pleased to present an exhibition of abstract art, “Black White Color Life: Recent Works on Paper by Laurie Fendrich (Fine Arts, 2016) and Peter Plagens (Fine Arts, 1972), in the University Art Gallery February 15 through March 12. Image: Left, Peter Plagens, Capitale (3), 2015, mixed media on rag paper; right, Laurie Fendrich, #17, 2016, conte’ crayon on Arches paper.
The Museum of Modern Art is pleased to present a retrospective of the documentary films of Manfred Kirchheimer. View the Press Release. Follow this link to read the screening schedule. Manfred Kirchheimer was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Film-Video in 2016.
Isaac Fisher was the first African American Guggenheim Fellow and the oldest member (at 47) of the Foundation’s inaugural class. He was also a lifelong advocate of “race conciliation” in the mold of Booker T. Washington. In spite of the growing antipathy to that philosophy in 1925, the Foundation saw the promise inherent in both Fisher’s unusual proposed Fellowship project and in the…
Lynne Sachs, Guggenheim Fellow in Film-Video, 2014, is happy to announce the premiere her new film Tip of My Tongue at The Museum of Modern Art. Tip of My Tongue will be the closing night movie in the museum’s annual Documentary Fortnight festival on Saturday, February 25, at 7:30 pm, with a second screening on Sunday, February 26, at 5 pm.
Marc Trujillo’s solo show opens this Thursday, January 26, at the Bakersfield Museum of Art. Trujillo’s exhibition, Urban Ubiquity, will be on display at The Bakersfield Museum of Art through May 7. Marc Trujillo was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fine Arts in 2008.
Michael Galinsky’s All The Rage, a film about the pain epidemic and the pioneering work of Dr. John E. Sarno, plays at the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival in Missoula, Montana on February 18. Michael Galinsky’s Guggenheim Fellowship (Film-Video, 2012) supported his work on this project.
Hirschl & Adler Modern is pleased to present Tempo, by Cuban-American artist María Elena González, Guggenheim Fellow in Fine Arts, 2006. This exhibition opens on February 9 and will run through March 18.
Locks Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of paintings by Louise Belcourt, Fellow in Fine Arts, 2012. There will be a reception for the artist and walk-through discussion with Clint Jukkala, Dean of the School of Fine Arts at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) on Friday, January 20, from 5:30- 7:30 pm.
57W57Arts is pleased to present an exhibition of a selection of photographs from Anna Shteynshleyger’s 2014-2016 series 26 Court. Join her this Friday, January 6, for the opening reception. 26 Court will run through February 17.
Etienne Charles is pleased to announce the world premiere of Carnival The Sound Of A People, January 29 from 6 to 9 pm at Queens Hall in Trinidad. His Guggenheim Fellowship (Music Composition, 2015) supported his work on this project.
Join Ian Olds, Guggenheim Fellow in Film-Video (2013) for the New York theatrical release of Burn Country, December 9 through December 15, at Village East Cinema.
Galerie Madé is pleased to present an exhibition of work by photographer Andrea Modica. As We Wait opens on November 3 and will run through December 24. Join Andrea Modica for a book signing on November 5, at 7 p.m. Modica was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Photography in 1993. Follow this link to read the Press Release. Image: Salt Lake City, platinum-palladium print, hand-made vellum,…
EUQINOM projects is proud to announce its representation of McNair Evans, with a solo exhibition, Field Sketches. McNair Evans was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Photography in 2016. Opening reception with the artist: Friday, November 18, from 6 to 8 PM.
Do not miss Rules of the Game, at BAM, November 10 through November 12. Rules of the Game celebrates ten years of collaboration between Jonah Bokaer, Guggenheim Fellow in Choreography, 2015, and Daniel Arsham. Image: ©Sharen Bradford
Museum of Art DeLand, is pleased to present Natvar Bhavsar: The Dimension of Color, opening October 21, with a Gallery Talk on October 22. Natvar Bhavsar was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fine Arts in 1975. Read the Press Release for this exhibition.
Louis Stern Fine Arts is pleased to present an exhibition of Laurie Fendrich’s abstract paintings, her first solo gallery show in Los Angeles. Laurie Fendrich was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fine Arts in 2016. Image: The World Below the Moon, 2016, oil on canvas, 36 x 34 inches
Etienne Charles, Guggenheim Fellow in Music Composition, 2015, will be playing the Jazz Standard with his group, Creole Soul from September 15th – 18th. Follow the link for more information about these events!
Chico MacMurtrie/Amorphic Robot Works are pleased to announce the premier of Pneuma World, a site-specific, performative installation by Chico MacMurtrie/Amorphic Robot Works (ARW). Chico MacMurtrie was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fine Arts in 2016
When poet Edward Hirsch’s son died tragically, his friend, writer Alec Wilkinson, encouraged him to write through his grief. The result was Hirsch’s heartbreakingly beautiful book-length poem, Gabriel. Hirsch and Wilkinson will discuss the creation of this modern day elegy, written in the grip of the poet’s suffering. Hirsch will also read from the poem.
“Light / Mass: the invisible is real,” featuring the work of Erika Blumenfeld, Guggenheim Fellow in Video & Audio, 2008, opened Friday, July 22, at Inde/Jacobs Gallery, in Marfa, Texas. Erika Blumenfeld is an artist whose work is concerned with the wonder of natural phenomena and our relationship with our natural environment. Approaching her work like an ecological archivist, Blumenfeld has…