Artwork © Man Ray Trust/Artists Rights Society (ARS)/ADAGP, Paris 2018. Directed by Aaron Farley; Second camera by Pablo Velasquez; Sound by Aaron Beckum. Additional images courtesy Lawrence Weschler. Man Ray’s LA at Gagosian Beverly Hills, California, January 11–February 17, 2018.
February 27, 2018
Gagosian Quarterly Talks
exiles in paradise
In this installment of Gagosian Quarterly Talks, author Lawrence Weschler examines the coterie of European exiles in Los Angeles during the 1930s and ’40s. From Man Ray to Arnold Schoenberg, Weschler details how the dramatic change in setting affected the lives of these cultural visionaries.
Gagosian Quarterly Spring 2018
The new issue of the Gagosian Quarterly is now available for order.
In the early 1980s, Ira Nowinski visited a studio frozen in time.
Sprayed: An Interview with Peter Stevens
Harnessing the gestural, unpredictable, projectile qualities of spray paint, artists have repurposed it as an alternative to the brush, to create hazy textures, drips, puddles, and graffiti-like text. Peter Stevens discusses this history of spray paint as an artistic medium with Alison McDonald.
King of the Jungle
Walton Ford’s most recent paintings focus on the history of California through fantastical interpretations of humanity and its encounters with animal life.
Art and Food
Mary Ann Caws and Charles Stuckey discuss the presence of food and the dining table in the history of modern art.
Craig Robins, co-founder of Design Miami and developer of the Miami Design District, talks to Derek Blasberg .
Gagosian Quarterly Talks
Glenn Brown and Xavier Bray
Touching on everything from the politics of taste to the vibratory character of lines, Glenn Brown and Xavier Bray, the director of the Wallace Collection, discuss Brown’s exhibition, Come to Dust, in London.
Jenny Saville Ancestors
In this video, Jenny Saville speaks about Ancestors and her new works currently on view at Gagosian, West 21st Street, New York.
Anselm Kiefer: Uraeus
Taking viewers behind the scenes during the installation of Anselm Kiefer’s Uraeus at Channel Gardens, Rockefeller Center®, New York, this video features interviews with Kiefer, Robin Vousden, Nicholas Baume, and Richard Calvocoressi. The speakers detail the conception, installation, and symbolism of this monumental, public sculpture.
Urs Fischer: Things
In midtown Manhattan, a new sculpture by Urs Fischer, entitled Things, was debuted in May 2018. Fischer and international curator, Francesco Bonami, discuss this unique exhibition with the Gagosian Quarterly.
Urs Fischer: Sotatsu
Urs Fischer and Francesco Bonami sat down with the Gagosian Quarterly to discuss Sōtatsu, a new painting in nine parts.
Alex Israel: New Waves
An animated, short video by Alex Israel takes viewers on a visual journey through the ideas and imagery behind his latest exhibition in Hong Kong.