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EXHIBITIONS OF NOTE APRIL 2017

April 1, 2017
   
 
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EXHIBITIONS OF NOTE
As we follow the activity of Tamarind artists with great interest, we wanted to also update our collectors, supporters, and readers with this overview of current and upcoming exhibitions by artists who have recently collaborated with us in the workshop
 
 
Polly Apfelbaum
 
 
POLLY APFELBAUM   
CHROMATIC SCALE
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.  
Through her exploration of innovations in printmaking Apfelbaum continues to investigate the possibilities of color in her latest show, Chromatic Scale. On view through July 2, 2017.
 
 
 
Robert Pruitt
 
 
ROBERT PRUITT
PLANETARY SURVEY
Koplin Del Rio, Seattle, WA   
Artist Robert Pruitt brings his culturally charged portraits to life with charcoal, conte and pastel on hand-dyed or coffee tone paper in his latest exhibition, Planetary Survey. Each of Pruitt's portraits confront the cognitive deterrents of the construction of black identity. On view through April 29, 2017.
 
 
 
Liliana Porter
 
 
LILIANA PORTER
ONE WALL, ONE WORK 
Barbra Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA  
The Barbra Krakow Gallery presents artist Liliana 
Porter's twenty-two minute video Actualidades/Breaking News. Porter arranges each scene as if it were a segment from a newscast, using children's toy, political icons, and mass-produced objects to portray the absurdities of modern life. On view through April 7, 2017.
 
 
 
Fay Ku
 
 
FAY KU   
Xanadu: Land of Enchantment   
Shiva Gallery, New York, NY  
Xanadu: Land of Enchantment dives into the playful world of dreams and the vivid imagination of children.Through the work of contemporary artists: Fay Ku, Mary Ting, D.Dominick Lombardi, Elli Chrysidou, M. Isabel Baraona, Simone Kestelman, Lydia Venieri, and Sofia Vlazaki the audience is given a first hand look at the the imaginary world of children and the Freudian paradox of dreams. On view through June 2, 2017.
 
 
 
Alison Saar
 
 
ALISON SAAR
THE NATURE OF US   
Harvey B. Gantt Center, Charlotte, NC    
LA-based artist Alison Saar's transforms nature, folklore, and African cultural traditions into a mesmerizing 
figurative narrative about womanhood. On view through July 8, 2017.
 
 
 
Marie Watt
 
 
MARIE WATT AND FAY KU
OUTCASTS: WOMEN IN THE WILDERNESS  
Wave Hill, New Bronx, NY    
This exhibition of recent work by Samira Abbassy, Jaishri Abichandani, Huma Bhabha, Chitra Ganesh, Scherezade Garcia, Mariam Ghani, Kris Grey, Fay Ku, Tracey Moffatt, Zanele Muholi, Nancy Spero, Marie Watt, and Yee I-Lann confronts the perpetual treatment of women as "other". On view through July 9, 2017. 
 
 
 
   
Kiki Smith
 
 
KIKI SMITH
PORTRAITS, CELESTIAL BODIES AND FAIRY TALES
Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY 
A solo exhibition of Kiki Smith's prints from 1990 to present. Portraits, Celestial Bodies and Fairy Tales, illuminates Smith's captivating ability to continuously push the boundaries of the print medium. On view through April 8, 2017.
 
 
 
Gael Stack
 
 
GAEL STACK 
UNTITLED (TINIES)
Moody Gallery, Houston, TX  
Untitled (Tinies) will feature sixteen new oil paintings by Gael Stack. The artist uses fragments of words and images to create her own emblematic visual language. On view through April 13, 2017.

​Click here for lithographs available at Tamarind by Gael Stack.
 
 
Donald Sultan
 
 
DONALD SULTAN  
BLOOM
Mixografia, Los Angeles, CA  
A solo exhibition comprised of work on paper by New York-based artist Donald Sultan. In Bloom Sultan pulls inspiration from unconventional materials such as linoleum, wall spackle, and tar. The textures achieved through the print medium gracefully emulates these irregular materials. On view through May 6, 2017. 
 
 
 
Toyin Ojih Odutola
 
 
COME TOGETHER: COLLABORATIVE LITHOGRAPHS FROM TAMARIND INSTITUTE  
University of Iowa Art Museum, Iowa City, IA Come Together explores the collaborative essence of lithography at the Tamarind Institute. Each print represents the intimate creative process between artist and master printer. This collaborative process creates work that neither the artist or printer could construct on their own. The exhibition includes thirty lithographs by artists June Wayne, John Sommers, Garo Z. Antreasian, Toyin Ojih Odutola, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, Sidney Amaral, and Alison Saar. On view through May 17, 2017. 
 
 
 
Hayal Pozanti
 
 
HAYAL POZANTI  
.TRN
Dirimart Nişantaşı, Istanbul, Turkey  
In Hayal Pozanti's first solo show in Turkey, the artist unveils her own cipher system, titled Instant Paradise. Pozanti replaces numbers and letters from the English language with her own iconic alphabet. Using this unique alphabet Pozanti reconstructs phrases into dulcet abstract compositions. On view through April 22, 2017. 
 
 
 
   
Adam Feibelman
 
 
ADAM FEIBELMAN  
PERSONAL PROVENANCE 
Guerrero, San Francisco, CA     
Personal Provenance spotlights the domestic and international discussions concerning immigration and migration. The exhibition uses provocation to urge the viewer to ruminate on their own origin story in relation to the current struggles of immigrants. On view through May 6, 2017. 
 
 
 
Fritz Scholder
 
 
FRITZ SCHOLDER   
THE CARVED LINE: BLOCK PRINTMAKING IN NEW MEXICO
Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, NM    
The Carved Line brings together the work of artists: Gustave Baumann, Willard Clark, Howard Cook, Betty Hahn, T.C. Cannon, Fritz Scholder, Frederick O’Hara, Melanie Yazzie, Adja Yunkers, Juan Pino, Margaret Herrera Chávez, Tina Fuentes, Yoshiko Shimano, Ruth Connely, Leon Loughridge, and Scott Parker. On view through April 16, 2017. 
 
 
 
Michelle Stuart
 
 
MICHELLE STUART   
SEED GARDENS
Mark Selwyn Fine Art, Beverly Hills, CA    
Michelle Stuart continues to use non-tradition materials in her passionate investigation of the intersections between culture and natural history. On view through May 13, 2017. 
 
 
 
Enrique Martinez Celaya
 
 
ENRIQUE MARTINEZ CELAYA THE GYPSY CAMP
Jack Shainman, New York, NY   
In Enrique Martínez Celaya's second solo exhibition at the
Jack Shainman Gallery, the artist uses the canvas to 
analyze perceptions of ambition, loss, and atonement. On view through April 22, 2017. 
 
 
 
 
   
 
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