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Nicolas Deshayes

Nicolas Deshayes opens his solo exhibition Glissements’ today at FRAC Grand Large — Hautes-de-France, Dunkirk, France. This is the artist’s largest exhibition to date and first show in France.

Saturday 18 September

Jacqueline Humphries

Jacqueline Humphries’s new solo exhibition titled jHΩ1:)’ at the Wexner Center for the Arts, Colombus, Ohio opens tomorrow and will be on view ‪until 2 January 2022. Curated by Mark Godfrey, this will be the artist’s first large-scale museum exhibition.

Friday 17 September

Modern Art at Art Basel

Modern Art is pleased to announce our participation in this year’s Art Basel. We will be located at booth P8

Thursday 16 September

SoiL Thornton

SoiL Thornton’s My Child will be named after me, Invasive, or was it Prayer? I need to check my notes’ at Morán Morán, Los Angeles. 

Sunday 12 September

Mohammed Sami

Mohammed Sami is included in Mixing It Up: Painting Today’ at Hayward Gallery, South Bank Centre, which opens today and will be on view until 12 December 2021.

Thursday 9 September

Yngve Holen

Yngve Holen’s first solo exhibition in China titled Foreign Object Debris’ opens today at X Museum, Beijing, China and will be on view until 5 December 2021.

Sunday 5 September

Anna-Bella Papp and Eleonore Koch

Anna-Bella Papp and Eleonore Koch are included in Though it’s dark, still I sing: 34th Biennial de São Paulo’ which opens today at Pavilhão da Bienal, São Paulo, Brazil and will run until 5 December 2021.

Sunday 5 September

Linder and Eva Rothschild

The Contemporary Art Society’s exhibition at Mount Street is open now until the end of August. Featuring work by Linder and Eva Rothschild, a percentage of their sales go directly back to the charity.

Sunday 15 August

Eva Rothschild

Eva Rothschild is included in the sixth anniversary edition of The Line, London’s first dedicated public art walk. The Line runs through three of the most diverse boroughs in the UK: Newham, Tower Hamlets and Greenwich.

Wednesday 11 August

Mark Handforth and Eva Rothschild

Mark Handforth and Eva Rothschild are included in the tenth anniversary edition this year of Sculpture in the City, an annual urban sculpture park set amidst the iconic architecture of the City’s insurance district. 

Friday 23 July

Karla Black

Karla Black is featured in this weeks Financial Times. The exhibition — sculptures (2001 — 2021): details for a retrospective — will be on view until October 24th 2021. 

Wednesday 21 July

Pope.L

On the occasion of his first exhibition with Modern Art, Pope.L was interviewed by Oliver Basciano for The Guardian to discuss his life and career.

Tuesday 20 July

Sarah Rapson

Sarah Rapson is included in Zeroes and Ones at KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany which opens today and will be on view until 19 September 2021.

Saturday 3 July

Karla Black

Karla Black opens sculpture (2001−2021), details for a retrospective’ at Fruitmarket, Edinburgh, Scotland on Wednesday 7 July 2021. The exhibition will inaugurate the new Fruitmarket building and will be on view until 24 October 2021. 

Saturday 3 July

Michael E. Smith

Michael E. Smith is in a duo show with Lewis Hammond that opens this evening at La Maisonette De Rendez-Vous, Brussels, Belgium presented by Chris Sharp Gallery, Los Angeles. The show will be on view until 31 July 2021. 

Thursday 24 June

SoiL Thornton

SoiL Thornton is included in Sustainable Museum: Art and Environment at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan, Busan, South Korea which is currently on view until 21 September 2021.

Wednesday 23 June

Anna-Bella Papp

Anna-Bella Papp has donated a work to the Headlands 2021 Benefit Art auction which takes place on Wednesday 2 June from 6 – 7pm.

Monday 24 May

Michael E. Smith

Michael E. Smith is included in The Imaginary Sea at the Fondation Carmignac, Porquerolles, France curated by Chris Sharp which opens today and will be on view until 17 October 2021.

Thursday 20 May

Lois Dodd

This Friday May 14 at 7 pm EST, tune in to a conversation with Lois Dodd and Wayne Thiebaud: two artists who address the everyday in their paintings from their separate coasts —Thiebaud from California, and Dodd from Maine and New York.

Wednesday 5 May

Katy Moran

Katy Moran is included ABSTRAKT at Wentrup Gallery, Berlin, Germany which is currently on view until 15 May 2021. 

Saturday 1 May

Paul Lee

Paul Lee’s new solo exhibition, Tambourine Heart, opens today at Adams and Ollman, Portland, Oregon and will be on view until 22 May 2021. Image: Paul Lee, Beyond the Garden, 2021, washcloth, canvas and aluminium screen, 24 x 19 ins

Sunday 25 April

Richard Tuttle

Richard Tuttle’s The Stars’ publication, designed by Mathias Clottu, has been awarded one of the Most Beautiful Swiss Books of 2020.

Thursday 22 April

Collier Schorr

Collier Schorr and Michael Clegg (of Clegg & Guttmann) discuss Schorr’s exhibition Day for Night (1992÷2021)’ and their past collaboration in this podcast episode.

Monday 19 April

Forrest Bess

A documentary on the life of Forrest Bess by Chuck Smith called Forrest Bess: Key to the Riddle’ (1999) is now currently available.

Saturday 17 April

Linder

Linder’s new solo exhibition Someone Like You opens today, between 2 – 8pm, at Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden and will be on view until 22 May 2021.

Thursday 15 April

Josh Kline

An illustrated catalogue of Josh Kline’s recent survey exhibition Antibodies at Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, Norway is now available. 

Friday 9 April

Katy Moran

Katy Moran will be in conversation tomorrow with Dr Flavia Frigeri (Art Historian and Chanel Curator for the Collection, National Portrait Gallery, London) and Mels Evers (Assistant Curator of Displays at Tate and Independent Curator) around the topic of Art & The Mind’. 

Tuesday 6 April

Michael E. Smith

Mousse Publishing have released a new publication on the work of Michael E. Smith. The publication includes commissioned texts by Martin Germann, Anthony Huberman and Chris Sharp.

Wednesday 31 March

Phillip Lai

Phillip Lai is included in l’acqua’ at Galleria Franco Noero, Turin, Italy until 8 May 2020.

Monday 29 March

Justin Caguiat

Justin Caguiat’s new solo exhibition Doll’ opens tomorrow at Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan. The show will be on view until 24 April 2021. 

Friday 26 March

SoiL Thornton

SoiL Thornton is included in Benefit of the Doubt, curated by Franziska Sophie Wildförster, at Deborah Schamoni Gallery, Munich, Germany. The exhibition runs until 29 May 2021. Installation view: SoiL Thornton, Gerry Bibby and Henrik Olesen.

Wednesday 24 March

Ricky Swallow

Ricky Swallow is included in Dear John’ at Adams and Ollman, Portland, Oregon, which is currently running until 17 April 2021.

Monday 22 March

Linder

For the opening today of the Liverpool Biennial 2021: The Stomach and the Port, Linder is presenting Bower of Bliss, a new street-level billboard commissioned by Liverpool Biennial with support from Liverpool ONE and The Estate of Fanchon Fröhlich.

Friday 19 March

Mark Handforth

Mark Handforth will be in conversation with Adler Guerrier about their art practice in the public realm next Wednesday on the 24th March 2021. The conversation is hosted by MOCA North Miami and a documentary produced by MOCA called Making of the Electric Tree’ will also premiere

Wednesday 17 March

Eva Rothschild

Eva Rothschild has been commissioned to write two sculptural pyramid forms as unique play structures for new community landmarks in Becontree, drawing on her own childhood landmark stone pyramid at Killiney Hill in Ireland. Read more in The Guardian’s coverage on the announcement

Monday 15 March

Collier Schorr

KOW, Berlin and Modern Art, London are pleased to announce a solo presentation of works by Collier Schorr comprising of selected archival photographs and a recent film. This exhibition is the first show of Joint Ventures”, a year-long programme at KOW in Berlin. 

Berlin, Germany

Thursday 11 March

Anna-Bella Papp

Anna-Bella Papp has made a new film that is included in The One Minute Series PⒶWcurated by Ceel Mogami de Haas. The series consists of 26 one-minute videos in which artists and filmmakers explore the relationship between animals and poetry. 

Friday 5 March

Jacqueline Humphries

For the 50th anniversary of The Kitchen, New York this year, Kitchen Board Members Jacqueline Humphries and Wade Guyton have curated an exhibition of over fifty works, donated by artists from throughout the organisation’s community. The exhibition continues until 13 March 2021.

The Kitchen, New York City

Monday 22 February

Collier Schorr

Collier Schorr will be participating in an online talk today with Jeremy O. Harris as part of a series of online events scheduled to mark the 30th anniversary of Frieze. The talk will take place at Midnight GMT / 7pm EST / 4pm PST. Click on the image to register and watch.

Friday 19 February

Sanya Kantarovsky

Sanya Kantarovsky will be participating in the New York Studio School’s Evening Lecture Series on Tuesday 23 February 2021, between 6.30 – 7.30pm EST. To register and watch via Zoom, please click on the image.

Wednesday 17 February

Lothar Hempel

Lothar Hempel has been awarded the LV Berliner Galerien Association of Berlin’s Artist in Residence. Image: Lothar Hempel, ABC, 2007 – 2010, photographs mounted on MDF board, three light bulbs, electrical wire, 500 x 250 cm, 196 7/8 x 78 3/4 ins

Tuesday 16 February

Karla Black

This work by Karla Black entitled Wish List (2008) was highlighted recently as Work of the Week by Crystal Fischetti for The Art Newspaper’s The Week in Art podcast. 

Monday 15 February

Sarah Rapson

Sarah Rapson will be presenting a new solo exhibition at Secession, Vienna towards the end of the year in mid-November. Preceding this will be the artist’s first solo exhibition with Modern Art sometime this Spring. Image: Sarah Rapson, Love is everywhere (Stuart), 2004

Thursday 11 February

Linder

Linder will be participating in the Liverpool Biennial 2021: The Stomach and the Port’ which is currently scheduled to open from 20 March 2021. The 11th edition of the Liverpool Biennial, curated by Manuela Moscoso, was meant to take place in 2020 but was postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The programme will be delivered as originally conceived but responsive to the new context. 

Tuesday 9 February

Bojan Šarčević

Bojan Šarčević’s current exhibition L’Extime’ continues at Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris until 27 February 2021. Image: Bojan Šarčević, Homo Sentimentalis (cheville), 2020, marble block, chest freezer, frost, sound system, mannequin, limestone, silk blouse, jute rope

Wednesday 3 February

David Noonan

Curator’s Introduction: David Noonan, Stagecraft’, Art Gallery of Ballarat

David Noonan’s current show Stagecraft’ at the Art Gallery of Ballarat, Ballarat, Australia closes on the 31st January 2021. In this video, curator Julie McLaren provides a short introduction to the exhibition

Monday 25 January

Josh Kline

Curator’s introduction to Josh Kline’s Antibodies at Astrup Fearnley Museet

Josh Kline’s first major museum exhibition in Scandinavia at Astrup Fearnley Museet entitled Antibodies closed earlier this month. In this video, curator Therese Möllenhoff gives an introduction to the show

Wednesday 20 January

Eleonore Koch

Eleonore Koch’s exhibition at Modern Art included in the February 2021 issue of World of Interiors

Thursday 14 January

Ron Gorchov

The Brooklyn Rail are hosting a special tribute to Ron Gorchov today at 1pm (EST) / 6pm (GMT). Click on image to register.

Friday 11 December

Forrest Bess

Walkthrough Video: Forrest Bess at the Fridericianum 

Thursday 10 December

Richard Tuttle

Modern Art is pleased to announce that we will be hosting In Fact, All These Tornadoes’, an online conversation between Richard Tuttle and Victor Wang this Thursday 10 December 2020 at 10am (EST) / 3pm (GMT) / 11pm (CST). Click here to watch.

Tuesday 8 December

Linder

Linderism

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Saturday 7 November

Collier Schorr

Included in Masculinities

Gropius Bau, Berlin, Germany

Friday 16 October

Richard Tuttle

Modern Art’s publication for Richard Tuttle’s exhibition TheStars’ is now available. The book features the artists’s new work alongside a series of his corresponding poems. Designed by Studio Mathias Clottu. Edition of 500 copies. 

Monday 12 October

Yngve Holen

Congratulations to Yngve Holen on winning the Overbeck Prize 2020

A solo exhibition of the artist’s work is now on at the Overbeck Gesellschaft — Kunstverein Lübeck, Germany until 17 January 2021

Friday 9 October

Lothar Hempel & Yngve Holen

Included in Studio Berlin (in cooperation with Boros and Berghain)

Berghain, Berlin, Germany

Saturday 3 October

Josh Kline

Antibodies’, Josh Kline’s first major museum exhibition in Scandinavia, runs from 2 October — 3 January at Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, Norway.

Friday 2 October

Ron Nagle

A catalogue published on the occasion of Ron Nagle’s exhibition Lincolnshire Squire’ featuring an essay by Dan Fox is now available to purchase

Thursday 10 September

Forrest Bess & Linder

Included in The Botanical Mind: Art, Mysticism and The Cosmic Tree

Camden Arts Centre, London

Thursday 24 September

Peter Halley

Peter Halley has created a 4‑metre-tall column for a new permanent installation that STOA169 Foundation has constructed in Polling, Germany. The installation, titled The Artist Columned Hall, includes columns designed by over 100 artists and opens to the public 13 September 2020

STOA169 Foundation, Polling, Germany

Sunday 13 September

Sanya Kantarovsky

Included in the 2nd Garage Triennial of Russian Contemporary Art

Garage, Moscow, Russia

Friday 11 September

Yngve Holen

Included in Colección Jumex: Al filo de la navaja

Museo Jumex, Ciudad de México, Mexico

Tuesday 18 August

Eva Rothschild

My World and Your World, 2020
Commissioned by The King’s Cross Project

Lewis Cubitt Park, London

Thursday 16 July

Martha Jungwirth

Old Friends: Martha Jungwirth’

Museum Liaunig, Neuhaus, Austria

Tuesday 5 May

Lois Dodd

Lois Dodd’s farmhouse and studio are featured in an article by Faye Hirsch in the June issue of World of Interiors

Wednesday 6 May

Tim Stoner

A catalogue published on the occasion of Tim Stoner’s solo show Al-Andalus’ is available to purchase

Monday 4 May

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This Corrosion

Watch exhibition walkthrough of group exhibition This Corrosion’ featuring work by Tasha Amini, Lisa Brice, Justin Caguiat, Julien Ceccaldi, Lois Dodd, Sanya Kantarovsky, Allison Katz, Silke Otto-Knapp, Alastair Mackinven, Giangiacomo Rossetti, Caragh Thuring, Portia Zvavahera

Modern Art Helmet Row

Wednesday 22 April

Tim Stoner

Watch exhibition walkthrough of Tim Stoner Al-Andalus’

Modern Art Vyner Street

Wednesday 22 April

Katy Moran

Talk: Katy Moran in conversation with Eleanor Nairne, Curator at Barbican Art Gallery, London

Shoreditch House, London

Monday 17 February

RSVP only

Sanya Kantarovsky

Paradise’, Taka Ishii Gallery

Tokyo, Japan

Friday 24 January – Saturday 22 February