Staff pick Annette Messager — Mes transports Ends in 20 days: November 13 → December 21 Annette Messager is an important and influential figure on the French and international art scene. With humor and derision, her works explore some of the paradoxes and tensions of our contemporary world.
Archives Richard Tuttle — Matter Past: September 21 → October 31 Richard Tuttle is one of the most singular and influential artists working today, whose extraordinary work eludes classification and dissolves the boundaries of sculpture, painting, drawing, installation and printmaking. He has consistently expanded our understanding of the art object’s relationship to space and subtly redefined our expectations of sculpture.
Archives Museum of Modern Art and Western Antiquities — Department of Light Recordings Past: June 28 → August 2 Marian Goodman is very pleased to announce an exhibition dedicated to contemporary photography curated byJens Hoffmann. This is second time Hoffmann has brought to life the imaginary Museum of Modern Art and Western Antiquities and for this new exhibition has invited forty five international artists whose works outline recent trends and developments in photography.
Archives Giuseppe Penone — Le corps d’un jardin Past: May 25 → June 22 Each work has been selected as representing the most important themes of Giuseppe Penone’s work, including the play between gestures and the imprint, the play of light and shadow, of textures and surfaces. Le corps d’un jardin presents works made from 1984. “Trees, when they move in space, change their shape. They remember the gesture they made" — Giuseppe Penone.
Archives Sabine Moritz — Limbo 2013 Past: March 22 → May 4 Galerie Marian Goodman announce our first exhibition of works by Sabine Moritz. Eighteen paintings and around sixty works on paper made over the last ten years will be shown here for the first time. Moritz began this extraordinary body of work shortly after the attacks of 9/11, when she spent three days in Novia Scotia after her flight to New York was diverted.
Archives Julie Mehretu — Mind Breath and Beat Drawings Past: January 26 → March 16 Together the works in Mind Breath and Beat Drawings reveal a personal and unique language of spontaneous mark making that recalls a range of referents from the automatic drawing and writing of the Surrealists, Henri Michaux’s ‘Mescaline’ drawings as well as Chinese calligraphy.
Archives Sol LeWitt — Pyramides Past: November 17, 2012 → January 19, 2013 Galerie Marian Goodman presents the first solo exhibition of Sol LeWitt’s iconic Wall Drawings in Paris in 10 years. Sol LeWitt, born in the US in 1928, is often considered the father of conceptual and minimal art. Best known for the Wall Drawings, his practice also included an enormously influential body of work in sculpture, drawings…
Archives Sol LeWitt Past: Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 7 PM The Marian Goodman gallery has the pleasure of inviting you to Béatrice Gross’ conference on the work of Sol LeWitt. Béatrice Gross was the curateur of two recent exhibitions on Sol Lewitt at the Centre Pompidou-Metz and the M-Museum de Louvain.
Archives Gabriel Orozco Past: September 8 → October 20, 2012 The Galerie Marian Goodman is pleased to announce a new exhibition of works by Gabriel Orozco conjointly with Galerie Chantal Crousel. On the ground floor of 79 rue du Temple, Gabriel Orozco will present for the first time in Paris a sculpture he originally made for the 51stVenice Biennial in 2003 called “Shade Between Rings of Air”.
Archives Ellsworth Kelly Past: May 16 → July 13, 2012 Ellsworth Kelly has often said he takes inspiration from observing the world around him, distilling to abstraction visual fragments like the shape of a leaf, an architectural vault, the bend of a page or the curve of a body. The exhibition will include an installation of four 2-panel paintings, made this year.
Archives John Baldessari — Double Bill Past: April 6 → May 12, 2012 John Baldessari plays with the art historical canon, conflating two iconic works by the likes of De Kooning, Manet, Duchamp and Picabia into collaged hybrids. Each work is a one-man “cadavre exquis”, accompanied at the bottom by a text indicating only one of the sources, leaving it to our imagination to divine the other source and decode the proposition.
Archives Tacita Dean, William Kentridge, Gabriel Orozco, Giuseppe Penone, Niele Toroni, Lawrence Weiner Past: February 24 → March 31, 2012 Marian Goodman Gallery is pleased to announce a new exhibition including works on paper by Tacita Dean, William Kentridge, Gabriel Orozco, Giuseppe Penone, Niele Toroni and Lawrence Weiner as well as two films by Tacita Dean and William Kentridge made from drawings.
Archives The devil’s fidelity Past: January 13 → February 18, 2012 Marian Goodman Gallery announces a group exhibition which includes an international group of artists that have never before shown with the gallery. While these artists represent a full range of distinct work in video, photography, sculpture and painting, they nevertheless occasionally unite and collide around certain common threads.
Archives Cristina Iglesias Past: November 10 → December 23, 2011 Marian Goodman Gallery presents an exhibition of new works by Cristina Iglesias, with three large silkscreens as well as sculptures. The film “Guided Tour III” projected in the back gallery, leads the viewer through the sites of different works by the artist around the world, in cities, in nature and in museums.
Archives Gerhard Richter — Peinture 2010-2011 Past: September 23 → November 3, 2011 Marian Goodman gallery presents two new series of paintings and a sculpture by Gerhard Richter. The status of painting in these new works is figured as exceptionally fragile, yet it is powerfully formulated in its assimilation to its technological challenges, as though painting was once again on the wane under the impact of technological innovations.
Archives You Have Been There — Départs, bifurcations Past: July 6 → 30, 2011 This exhibition draws together a selection of works around the idea of departure. Some works are related to the passage from one place to another, from one time to another. Some of them refer to changes in life, to the end of a story or a belief…
Archives Matt Saunders Past: May 27 → July 1, 2011 Matt Saunders shows a new animated film, interrelated photographic prints and a recent three-channel video installation. In his new animation, the artist connects thousands of drawings made with ink on mylar (a polyester film) into a roiling and de-centered reel of short scenes coming from a variety of sources.
Archives Lothar Baumgarten Past: April 9 → May 21, 2011 Marian Goodman Gallery is pleased to present its fourth exhibition by the artist Lothar Baumgarten, with Fragmento Brasil / Réalité Silhouette Paradoxe (1977-2005), a multi projection of slides existing in four versions.
Archives Yang Fudong Past: February 26 → April 2, 2011 Marian Goodman presents its fourth exhibition of work by Chinese artist Yang Fudong. The gallery is showing its most recent multichannel film “ Fifth Night ” and a serie of seven black and white photographs entitled International Hotel.
Archives David Goldblatt Past: January 15 → February 19, 2011 “Johannesburg is a fragmented city. It is not a place of smoothly integrated parts. Unsurprisingly, the people of its fragments, which are severely divided by class, culture and, in particular, by race, have their own names, nicknames, elisions, diminutives and linguistic transliterations for the place…”
Archives Eija-Liisa Ahtila — The Annunciation Past: December 4, 2010 → January 8, 2011 The Annunciation is an installation in which one of the central motifs of Christian iconography is constructed and re-enacted through the moving image. It is based on the narrative from the Gospel of Luke and paintings of the Annunciation in which artists have, in various periods, depicted their visions of the gospel’s events.
Archives William Kentridge — Breathe, Dissolve, Return Past: September 11 → October 16, 2010 La Galerie Marian Goodman est heureuse de présenter une nouvelle exposition de William Kentridge. Elle montre une installation de 3 films, créé en 2008 pour le Teatro La Fenice à Venise — projetés sur le rideau de scène juste avant le début du spectacle, alors que l’orchestre s’accordait, mais aussi des sculptures et plusieurs séries de dessins.
Archives Jeff Wall Past: March 13 → April 24, 2010 “The pictures I made between 1978 and 1982 showed me some paths I could take… how I could work in real places on themes derived for the most part from my own experiences, remembered and reconstructed. I guess that was the start of what I came to call my ‘near documentary’ pictures.”