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DECEMBER EXHIBITIONS OF NOTE

December 1, 2017
Tamarind Institute
 
   
 
 
 
 
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 Art 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. 
 
 
 
Tony Delap
 
 
TONY DELAP
TONY DELAP: A CAREER SURVEY
Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, NY
Parrasch Heijnen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, and Parrasch Heijnen Gallery, Los Angeles, will present artist Tony Delap's six-decade exploration of the dimensionality of intersecting shapes. Each gallery will showcase Delap's iconic sculpture, drawing, and painting from various periods throughout his artistic practice. On view through December 23, 2017.
 
 
Luis Tapia
 
 
NICK CAVE
Jack Shainman Gallery at Art Basel in Miami Beach, Miami, FL
Jack Shainman will feature Chicago-based artist Nick Cave's signature soundsuits at Art Basel Miami Beach this year. Each soundsuit is made from found objects encumbered with personal and emblematic significance, to create culturally charged, thought provoking sculpture. On view through December 10, 2017. 
 
 
 
Rashaad Newsome
 
 
RASHAAD NEWSOME
ELEMENTS OF VOGUE: A CASE STUDY OF RADICAL PERFORMANCE
Gagosian, Madrid, Spain
This exhibition analyzes ways in which minorities use their bodies to assemble dissenting forms of beauty and desire.Elements of Vogue dissects the complexities of the political history of the body to better understand the birth of voguing and the cultural significance of this style of radical performance. On view through May 6, 2018.
 
 
 
   
Matt Magee
 
 
MATT MAGEE 
FORMULATE
David Hall Fine Art, Wellesley, MA
Formulate illuminates Phoenix-based artist Matt Magee's ability to find inspiration in the mundane. Magee transforms these moments of inspiration into colorful abstractions that demand viewer engagement. On view through December 20, 2017.
 
 
 
   
   
Frederick Hammersley
 
 
FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY 
TO PAINT WITHOUT THINKING
Huntington Library, San Marino, CA
Frederick Hammersley: To Paint Without Thinking, looks at
the artist's fixation with producing art following a set of
instructions and rules, a method he continued in his computer-generated art of the late 1960s. On view through January 22, 2018.
 
 
 
Roy De Forest
 
 
ROY DE FOREST 
OF DOGS AND MAN: PRINTS BY ROY DE FOREST
Gallery 72, Omaha, NE
Of Dogs and Other People: Prints by Roy De Forest is a personal and dream-like invitation into the vibrant world of artist Roy De Forest. On view through January 13, 2018.
 
 
 
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.
 
 
 
Gary Simmons
 
 
GARY SIMMONS 
GARY SIMMONS: FADE TO BLACK
California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Fade to Black features the unmistakable hand of artist Gary Simmons. In his first museum exhibition in Los Angeles, Simmons will continue to expand on his signature erasure technique, painting on five 440-square-foot walls in CAAM’s grand lobby. On view through July 31, 2018.
 
 
 
 
 
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