Organized by GRAM, this unique exhibition showcases Warhol’s celebration of America by bringing together a selection of unique paintings, prints, and photographs.
Her Purse Smelled Like Juicy Fruit is a series of linoleum prints with narrative text that tells the life story of the artist’s mother. Using traditional carving techniques, and influenced by expressionist printmakers of the past, Wilson reinterprets the graphic linocut style to create a striking visual chronicle of his memories and imagination.
Alexis Rockman: The Great Lakes Cycle explores the past, present, and future of North America’s Great Lakes–one of the world’s most emblematic and ecologically significant ecosystems.
Anila Quayyum Agha’s Intersections uses light and cast shadow to create an immersive gallery installation which alludes to Spain’s historic Alhambra, with its dense geometric ornamentation and pattern. Intersections was awarded the Public Vote Grand Prize and split the Juried Grand Prize in a tie at the 2014 ArtPrize competition, when it was first exhibited at GRAM.
Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian fuses the geometric patterns and cut-glass mosaic techniques of her Iranian heritage with modern geometric abstraction to create objects of great beauty and depth. Large sculptural reliefs form the core of the exhibition, including works from the Convertible Series which will be exhibited in a variety of configurations designed by the artist.
Comprising over 200 images from the past 175 years, Who Shot Sports presents an astonishing diversity of work by more than 150 photographers. The exhibition includes classic images of legendary athletes and historic action shots, as well as pictures taken behind-the-scenes and on the sidelines. Sports familiar and unfamiliar are represented, in photographs taken across six continents.
David Wiesner has enthralled readers for three decades, and his remarkable career is surveyed in this first-ever retrospective devoted to his art. The exhibition features 70 original watercolors from some of Wiesner’s most famous books.