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OCTOBER EXHIBITIONS OF NOTE

October 1, 2017
ARTISTS TO FOLLOW
As we follow the activity of Tamarind artists with great interest, we want 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.
 
 
Toyin Ojih Odutola
 
 
TOYIN OJIH ODUTOLA
TOYIN OJIH ODUTOLA: TO WANDER DETERMINED
Whitney Museum of American, New York, NY
Toyin Ojih Odutola: To Wander Determined gives us intertwined fictional portraits, vibrantly narrating the lives of two aristocratic Nigerian families. Ojih Odutola uses her distinct mark-making to create images that explore the complexities of the ever shifting terrain of identity. On view through October 20, 2018. 
 
 
 
Matt Magee
 
 
MATT MAGEE
MATT MAGEE: SIGNS
Darren Winston Bookseller, Sharon, CT
Never the type to shy away from a new form of expression, artist Matt Magee brings us Signs, an entirely photo-based exhibition. Magee's photographs gives the viewer an opportunity to see the world as he does. On view through November 19, 2017.
 
 
 
Robert Colescott
 
 
ROBERT COLESCOTT   
FIGURING HISTORY: ROBERT COLESCOTT, KERRY JAMES MARSHALL, MICKALENE THOMAS
Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA 
The exhibition brings together the culturally charged work of Kerry James Marshall, Mickalene Thomas, and Robert Colescott. Each artist reworks European dominated history paintings, generating alternative historical narratives. This shift in perspective challenges the confines of history paintings and redefines the genre itself. On view through May 13, 2018.
 
 
 
Tara Donovan
 
 
TARA DONOVAN
COMPOSITIONS (CARDS) 
Pace Seoul, Seoul, South Korea 
Compositions (Cards) is artist Tara Donovan's first solo exhibition in Asia. Donovan lyrically stacks styrene cards within the binds of a frame, creating unique two-dimension abstract compositions. On view through October 22, 2017.
 
 
 
   
Rashaad Newsome
David X Levine
 
 
RASHAAD NEWSOME 
RASHAAD NEWSOME: ICON
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
ICON showcases the visually stimulating work of African-American artist Rashaad Newsome. The entirely video-based exhibition highlights Newsome's ongoing engagement with voguing. On view through December 3, 2017.
 
 
 
 
 
DAVID X LEVINE 
DAVID X LEVINE: PAINTING WITH PENCIL
Gallery Neptune & Brown, Washington, DC
Through obsessive mark-making New York-based artist David X Levine expands the boundaries of colored-pencil in his latest exhibition, Painting With Pencil. On view through November 18, 2017.
 
 
 
   
   
Laurent de Brunhoff
 
 
LAURENT DE BRUNHOFF
BABAR'S GUIDE TO PARIS
Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY  
An exhibition of original watercolor illustrations and preliminary studies by Laurent de Brunhoff for his most recent Babar book of the same title. Babar’s Guide to Paris celebrates the beauty of everyday life in the City of Light. On view through November 25, 2017.
 
 
 
Louise Nevelson
 
 
LOUISE NEVELSON   
LOUISE NEVELSON 
Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden 
Louise Nevelson lived and worked in New York City for most of her life. Her relationship with her surroundings inspired much of her work, including her sculptural and collage work. Nevelson often created her awe inspiring pieces using found objects and abandoned  fragments of wood from the city streets. "I make collages. I join the shattered world creating a new harmony." - Louise Nevelson. On view through January 1, 2018.
 
 
 
Susan York
 
 
SUSAN YORK 
FOUNDATION
Drawing Center, New York, NY
Foundation is a site-specific installation by the Santa Fe-based artist Susan York. The graphite based work mirroring the internal structure of the museum’s 35 Wooster Street building. York manipulates graphite creating abstract sculptural replicas of various aspects of the museum’s foundation.
 
 
 
 
 
If you are interested in purchasing prints, please call 505-277-3901, or contact Gallery Director Meghan Ferguson Mráz at mfergus@unm.edu.
 
 
 
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