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Nasher Museum of Art Acquires 'You have the Right to Remain Silent' by Michelangelo Lovelace
Nasher Museum of Art Acquires 'You have the Right to Remain Silent' by Michelangelo Lovelace
January 5, 2021

Fort Gansevoort is proud to announce that You have the Right to Remain Silent by Michelangelo Lovelace has been acquired by the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

Announcing Dawn Williams Boyd Travelling Exhibition
Announcing Dawn Williams Boyd Travelling Exhibition
July 24, 2021

Fort Gansevoort is pleased to announce Dawn Williams Boyd's traveling exhibition entitled Woe, beginning at Lupin Foundation Gallery. 

Through August 27, 2021 - November 18, 2021

The Met Acquires 'Sankofa' by Dawn Williams Boyd
The Met Acquires 'Sankofa' by Dawn Williams Boyd
June 17, 2021

Fort Gansevoort is proud to announce that Sankofa by Dawn Williams Boyd has been acquired by The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Kaylene Whiskey, Vincent Namatjira, and Tiger Yaltangki
Kaylene Whiskey, Vincent Namatjira, and Tiger Yaltangki
June 10, 2021

Fort Gansevoort Announces U.S. Representation of Kaylene Whiskey, Vincent Namatjira, and Tiger Yaltangki from Iwantja Arts of South Australia.

Fort Gansevoort Now Represents The Estate Of Winfred Rembert
Fort Gansevoort Now Represents The Estate Of Winfred Rembert
May 26, 2021

Adam Shopkorn, co-founder of Fort Gansevoort today announced the gallery’s representation of The Estate of Winfred Rembert. Working in close collaboration with the artist’s family, Fort Gansevoort will present its first exhibition of Rembert’s work at its New York City space in September 2021.

Pérez Art Museum Miami Acquires 'Black Plight' by Keith Duncan
Pérez Art Museum Miami Acquires 'Black Plight' by Keith Duncan
May 19, 2021

Fort Gansevoort is proud to announce that Black Plight by Keith Duncan has been acquired by the Pérez Art Museum Miami

The New Yorker
The New Yorker
An Artist on How He Survived the Chain Gang May 10, 2021

You have to play a role that isn’t really you. It’s like slavery. You have to meet all those demands and keep a sense of yourself as well.

The New York Times
The New York Times
Michelangelo Lovelace, Artist of Street Life in Cleveland, Dies at 60 May 7, 2021

His vibrant paintings of the urban Black experience, and his sketches of nursing home residents he cared for as an aide, drew increasing notice in his last years.

MCA Chicago Acquires 'Actaeon 3' by Christopher Myers
MCA Chicago Acquires 'Actaeon 3' by Christopher Myers
April 29, 2021

Fort Gansevoort is proud to announce that Actaeon 3 by Christopher Myers has been acquired by the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

The New York Times
The New York Times
Winfred Rembert, 75, Dies; Turned Painful Memories Into Art April 7, 2021

Decades after nearly being lynched in rural Georgia, he began recreating vivid scenes from his life by carving figures into leather.

Randolpho Lamonier Wins PIPA Prize
Randolpho Lamonier Wins PIPA Prize
April 2021

Fort Gansevoort is pleased to announce that Randolphono Lamonier has won the PIPA Prize. 

Mount Holyoke College Art Museum Acquires 'Anne Frank' by Malcah Zeldis
Mount Holyoke College Art Museum Acquires 'Anne Frank' by Malcah Zeldis
February 1, 2021

Fort Gansevoort is pleased to announce that Anne Frank by Malcah Zeldis has been acquired by the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum in South Hadley, MA

The New York Times
The New York Times
Two Artists, Continents Apart, and a Shared Language of Struggle January 22, 2021

In the small, sun-scorched town of Cloncurry, Australia, the artist Gordon Hookey grew up very much aware of Madison Square Garden. “It was in the psyche of most Aboriginal people, because of boxing,” says Hookey, 59, who belongs to the Waanyi people.

ARTnews
ARTnews
Nick Quijano’s Intimate Paintings Showcase Everyday Scenes of Puerto Rico January 08, 2021

Epic scenes of the kind featured in paintings of battles, coronations, and other major historical events are not the specialty of Nick Quijano, an artist based in Puerto Rico, with an online exhibition hosted by Fort Gansevoort devoted to work geared toward intimate scenes of everyday life around his home in Old San Juan.

Artist Zoë Buckman’s Brooklyn Loft Embodies Her Creative Outlook
Artist Zoë Buckman’s Brooklyn Loft Embodies Her Creative Outlook
Architectural Digest January 03, 2020

In her work, artist Zoë Buckman uses lacy textiles and lingerie to make statements on femininity, race, and culture. Each piece, whether it’s an embroidered hip-hop lyric or an impression of her own body, contains a push-pull between the masculine and feminine, the hard and the soft, the chaotic and the still.

Garage
Garage
Nick Quijano’s Whispering From Everyday Life December 11, 2020

Curious and excited about the complex dynamics that contemporary living can involve, Nick Quijano wants to feel everything. He digs deep into his dense catalogue of memories, picking out the beauty in every aspect he recalls.

The New York Times
The New York Times
The Most Important Moments in Art in 2020 December 04, 2020

A concentration of Indigenous artists lit up New York galleries and museums this year. They included, along with Sky Hopinka at Bard, Edgar Heap of Birds (Southern Cheyenne and Arapaho) at Fort Gansevoort; Nicholas Galanin (Tlingit and Unangan) at Peter Blum; Jeffrey Gibson (Choctaw and Cherokee) at the Brooklyn Museum; and the Indigenous Canadian painter Kent Monkman (Cree) at the Met.

The New York Times
The New York Times
A Bride Changes Her Mind November 13, 2020

In each installment of The Artists, T highlights a recent or little-shown work by a Black artist, along with a few words from that artist putting the work in context. This week, we’re looking at a work by Dawn Williams Boyd, who began her four-decade career as a classically inspired portrait painter before swapping oils for fabric.

Michelangelo Lovelace
Michelangelo Lovelace
ARTFORUM PRINT October / November 2020

The vulnerable are vital across twenty-two drawings by Cleveland-based artist Michelangelo Lovelace, who has worked as a nursing-home aide for more than three decades while maintaining a dedicated studio practice.

Artsy
Artsy
How Quiltmaking’s Deep Traditions Are Influencing Contemporary Art October 22, 2020

When I was younger, my great aunt gave me a quilt of patchworked hearts and squares with shiny red threads and a plum-colored border. The quilt kept me warm at night; I would run my fingers across it as I counted sheep.

Pointed Painted Valentines to the Soviet Era
Pointed Painted Valentines to the Soviet Era
The New York Times ART REVIEW June 20, 2020

In her first American solo exhibition, Zoya Cherkassky’s commentary on her childhood in Ukraine is rich and complex.

Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds Review The New York Times
Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds Review The New York Times
What to See Right Now in New York Art Galleries February 26, 2020

Edgar Heap of Birds, whose Cheyenne name is Hock E Aye Vi, has been an important figure in contemporary American art, including Native American art, for some 40 years. “Standing Rock Awakens the World,” his stirring show at Fort Gansevoort, isn’t exactly the career survey we’ve been waiting for — that will require the resources of a major New York museum — but it gives a good sense of the span and variety of his work.

8 Things To Do With Your Kids in N.Y.C. This Weekend
8 Things To Do With Your Kids in N.Y.C. This Weekend
The New York Times February 06, 2020

WINTER WARMER at Rockefeller Plaza (Feb. 9, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.). Whatever the temperature is, youthful energy and high spirits should generate plenty of warmth at this free event on the plaza’s concourse level.

Native Sovereignty, Color, Movement, And Gesture Unite Diverse Works By Heap Of Birds In Call For Social Justice
Native Sovereignty, Color, Movement, And Gesture Unite Diverse Works By Heap Of Birds In Call For Social Justice
Forbes January 14, 2020

Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds recalls the grueling process of reaching up an enormous 56-inch-by-70-inch canvas two decades ago to create an emotive abstracted landscape Neuf painting.

Art in Focus: Vanessa German A liberating vision at Rockefeller Center
Art in Focus: Vanessa German A liberating vision at Rockefeller Center
At Rockefeller Center January 14, 2020

In the next installment of the Art in Focus series at Rockefeller Center, bold patterns and colors meet striking self-presentation. Pittsburgh-based visual and performance artist Vanessa German has created site-specific pieces for the exhibition, entitled The Holiest Wilderness Is Freedom, which opens Wednesday, January 15.

Christopher Myers
Christopher Myers
ARTFORUM January 10, 2020

Christopher Myers’s exhibition at Fort Gansevoort’s new satellite space opens with an image of nine human silhouettes on a banner that spans almost the entirety of the gallery’s storefront window.

Christopher Myers included in Colene Brown Art Prize
Christopher Myers included in Colene Brown Art Prize
BRIC Announces First Recipients of $100,000 Colene Brown Art Prize 2019

Ten New York-based Artists To Receive $10,000 Unrestricted Grants Each and Celebrated at BRIC’s Annual Gala on November 7, 2019

HOME IS A FOREIGN PLACE
HOME IS A FOREIGN PLACE
RECENT ACQUISTIONS IN CONTEXT At the Met Breuer April 09, 2019 – June 21, 2020

Home Is a Foreign Place highlights recent acquisitions of modern and contemporary art from Latin America, the Middle East, North Africa, and South and Southeast Asia, alongside works by iconic modern American artists from The Met collection.

Vanessa German Interview
Vanessa German Interview
State of the Arts NYC November 19, 2019

VANESSA GERMAN is a visual and performance artist based in the Pittsburgh neighborhood of Homewood. Homewood is the community that is the driving force behind German’s powerful performance work, and whose cast-off relics from the language of her copiously embellished sculptures.

Textile Artist Christopher Myers Debuts New Set of Figurative Quilts at Fort Gansevoort
Textile Artist Christopher Myers Debuts New Set of Figurative Quilts at Fort Gansevoort
Architectural Digest November 14, 2019

“These are 70-year-old sails from Egypt,” Christopher Myers says, digging through a pile of fabrics in his Brooklyn studio. “As a material, they have so much to say.” Textiles and their backstories have become central to his art practice.

Christopher Myers included in:
Christopher Myers included in:
CREATIVETIME - SPEAKING TRUTH SUMMIT X November 14 – 16, 2019

CAN SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWER UNRAVEL THE AGE OF DISILLUSION WE FIND OURSELVES IN?

ARTnews in Brief: Andrew Rafacz Gallery Relocates—and More from October 9, 2019
ARTnews in Brief: Andrew Rafacz Gallery Relocates—and More from October 9, 2019
ARTnews October 07, 2019

New York’s Fort Gansevoort Expands to Los Angeles
The New York–based gallery Fort Gansevoort, which established its first space in the Meatpacking District of Manhattan in 2015, will open a Los Angeles outpost on November 21.

Art and Activism: Working Along the Lines of Activism andArtistic Expression, a 3-part series
Art and Activism: Working Along the Lines of Activism andArtistic Expression, a 3-part series
Art and Activism September 26, 2019

This three-part series in collaboration with the New York State Bar Association EASL Section’s Diversity Committee and Fine Arts Committee will explore the world of activist art from artistic, legal, and social perspectives.

‘They Are Used for Great Harm, as Well as for Protection’: Artist Zoë Buckman on the Symbolism of Boxing Gloves and Her Latest New York Show
‘They Are Used for Great Harm, as Well as for Protection’: Artist Zoë Buckman on the Symbolism of Boxing Gloves and Her Latest New York Show
ARTnet September 20, 2019

As she welcomes artnet News into her Brooklyn loft, 34-year-old artist Zoë Buckman is apologetic. 

6 Things to Do With Your Kids in N.Y.C. This Weekend
6 Things to Do With Your Kids in N.Y.C. This Weekend
The New York Times September 12, 2019

SATURDAY SCHOOL at Rockefeller Plaza (Sept. 14, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.). Don’t let the title intimidate your kids: This free event promises no homework and plenty of fun.

‘There’s Nothing More Rewarding Than Making Art Accessible’: Art Production Fund Director Casey Fremont on the Power of Public Sculpture
‘There’s Nothing More Rewarding Than Making Art Accessible’: Art Production Fund Director Casey Fremont on the Power of Public Sculpture
Artnet September 11, 2019

With so many gallery and exhibition openings this month, the fall art calendar can feel a little overwhelming. But there’s also great art to see while you’re out and about in public spaces that don’t require ticketing.

Sadie Barnette included in The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts triennial:
Sadie Barnette included in The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts triennial:
"Bay Area Now 8" September 07 - March 24, 2019

The only survey exhibition of its kind in Northern California, YBCA's signature triennial BAY AREA NOW returns in its eighth manifestation as a key component of YBCA's 25th anniversary season.

Art Production Fund & Fort Gansevoort present the 5th Art Sundae in collaboration with artist CES and the students of the Waterside Children's Studio School on Wednesday, June 19th.
Art Production Fund & Fort Gansevoort present the 5th Art Sundae in collaboration with artist CES and the students of the Waterside Children's Studio School on Wednesday, June 19th.

Art Production Fund & Fort Gansevoort are pleased to present the fifth iteration of Art Sundae in collaboration with contemporary artist CES and the students of the Waterside Children's Studio School

16 Great Things to Do in New York
16 Great Things to Do in New York
New York Magazine May 27, 2019

Zoya Cherkassky’s kaleidoscopically colored figurative paintings transport us back to the Soviet Union of the 1980s, when some citizens were trying on nascent freedoms while still living under communism.

Review: An Actor’s Life Story Grounds ‘Jack &’ With ‘The Cotillion’ Cornell Alston in Kaneza Schaal’s “Jack &” at New York Live Arts
Review: An Actor’s Life Story Grounds ‘Jack &’ With ‘The Cotillion’ Cornell Alston in Kaneza Schaal’s “Jack &” at New York Live Arts
The New York Times April 18, 2019

The avant-garde is not usually associated with star turns, but it has often relied on them — Kate Valk’s performances in Wooster Group productions immediately come to mind, or Scott Shepherd’s in “Gatz,”Elevator Repair Service’s adaptation of “The Great Gatsby.”

Patrick Martinez: más que un artista, más que un nombre
Patrick Martinez: más que un artista, más que un nombre
Vogue Mexico April 15, 2019

A partir hoy, escucharás de alguien con piezas artísticas capaces de hacerte voltear, que se ven bien en tu instagram y que tienen mucho que decir.

Sadie Barnette
Sadie Barnette
Art in America April 2019

”NOSTALGIA” WAS coined by joining two ancient Greek works that mean “returning home” and “pain”. We commonly use “nostalgic” today to dismiss art that seems overly wistful for an irretrievable past, too facile and corny to produce authentic joy or angst.

Sadie Barnette, Michelangelo Lovelace, and Christopher Myers included in CAAM exhibition:
Sadie Barnette, Michelangelo Lovelace, and Christopher Myers included in CAAM exhibition:
Plumb Line: Charles White and the Contemporary March 08 - August 25, 2019

A prolific painter, printmaker, muralist, draftsman, and photographer whose career spanned more than half a century, Charles White’s artistic portrayals of black subjects, life, and history were extensive and far-reaching.

Christopher Myers
Christopher Myers
Nobody Is My Name February 12, 2019

Christopher Myers: Nobody is My Name, is the artists first solo exhibition in Los Angeles and the opening exhibition of TMR’s 2019-2020 curatorial cycle Histories of a Vanishing Present, which examines a generation of artists for whom identity is not a given, but rather an ongoing and situationally specific process of negotiation. 

JOANA AVILLEZ: ART SUNDAE
JOANA AVILLEZ: ART SUNDAE
At Fort Gansevoort

On January 12th NYC children were invited to join artist and illustrator Joana Avillez for “Art Sundae” a free afternoon of drawing Rockefeller Center. Following the workshop, Joana incorporated her own drawing into the children's illustrations, creating a series of vignettes installed in the Fort Gansevoort Windows at 51 Gansevoort Street as a public art display. 

9 Contemporary Artists Set to Have a Buzzy 2019
9 Contemporary Artists Set to Have a Buzzy 2019
The Wall Street Journal January 31, 2019

As fair season begins in earnest with Frieze Los Angeles, five art-world insiders predict who’ll have a talked-about 2019

Keith Duncan included in Per(sister): Incarcerated Women of Louisiana
Keith Duncan included in Per(sister): Incarcerated Women of Louisiana
Exhibition at Newcomb Museum January 19 - July 06, 2019

Since 1986, Louisiana has ranked in the top ten states nationwide for the highest incarceration rates.  From 2005-2018, Louisiana ranked first in the nation and the world in holding people captive.[i] 

Sadie Barnette: PHONE HOME
Sadie Barnette: PHONE HOME
MoAD Announces 2019 Exhibition

Glittering in gold and platinum, the work of Sadie Barnette illuminates relics of a past deeply rooted in West Coast aesthetics and politics.

A Dollhouse for Adults Opens at Friedman Benda
A Dollhouse for Adults Opens at Friedman Benda
Architectural Digest January 14, 2019

Blow Up," a human-scale dollhouse decorated by PIN-UP magazine's Felix Burrichter and Charlap Hyman & Herrero, is no small feat.

Keith Duncan included in Newcomb Art Museum exhibition:
Keith Duncan included in Newcomb Art Museum exhibition:
Per(Sister): Incarcerated Women of Louisiana January 14, 2019

The Life Quilt, 2018, features the names of 107 women serving life sentences in 2017 in Louisiana and was produced by The Graduates. Full credits can be found at persister.info.

8 Things to Do With Your Kids in N.Y.C. This Weekend
8 Things to Do With Your Kids in N.Y.C. This Weekend
The New York Times January 10, 2019

Our guide to cultural events in New York City for children and teenagers happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

Sam Stewart included in “Blow Up”  Exhibition
Sam Stewart included in “Blow Up” Exhibition
Friedman Benda January 10 – February 16, 2019
Hilliard announces Creative Conversations programming
Hilliard announces Creative Conversations programming
KATC News January 07, 2019

The Hilliard University Art Museum has announced its Creative Conversations programming series for the spring semester.

Rare 1975 Philip Glass concert in Paris gets first ever release
Rare 1975 Philip Glass concert in Paris gets first ever release
The Vinyl Factory

A 1975 Philip Glass Music In Twelve Parts performance in Paris is being released for the first time, this January on double vinyl via Transversales Disques.

Sam Stewart included in Standard Issue and Planet Seven’s “This is not a chair / Ceci n’est pas une chaise”
Sam Stewart included in Standard Issue and Planet Seven’s “This is not a chair / Ceci n’est pas une chaise”
Christopher Myers included in The YBCA 2018 - 100 List
Christopher Myers included in The YBCA 2018 - 100 List

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts announces the 2018 YBCA 100 honorees, recognizing 100 people, organizations, and movements that are using their platforms to create change and move society forward.

Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds Surviving Active Shooter Custer
Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds Surviving Active Shooter Custer
Recently Acquired by MoMA: 2018
Collector, Curator, Connector
Collector, Curator, Connector
JPMorgan Chase and Co. December 04, 2018

Beth DeWoody has many places she calls home: Los Angeles, Palm Beach, the Hamptons, and her native New York.  And all these places are home to her art collection, which now encompasses some 10,000 pieces.

Discovering the ABC x Warhol Shirt Drop With Remington Guest and Heather Haber
Discovering the ABC x Warhol Shirt Drop With Remington Guest and Heather Haber
WWD November 16, 2018

The Whitney Museum got a taste of the hypebeast crowd on Friday afternoon.

Black Forum
Black Forum
MoMA PS1 November 06, 2018

Founded in 1970 by Berry Gordy of Motown Records, Black Forum served as a platform for political spoken word and music during a time of civil unrest.

The Edit: 5 Stylish Lighting Designers Worth Knowing Now
The Edit: 5 Stylish Lighting Designers Worth Knowing Now
Elle Decor November 01, 2018

Sam Stewart is an avid observer, and his work is influenced by the seemingly banal architectural forms he walks by in NYC everyday.

Tory Sport Hosts Breakfast for Art Sundae
Tory Sport Hosts Breakfast for Art Sundae
Women’s Wear Daily October 16, 2018

The initiative aims to provide children with opportunities to create and experience public art.

PAGE 76 Art Inspired by This Season’s Books What happens on page 76 in five new titles, as envisioned by the artist Michelangelo Lovelace.
PAGE 76 Art Inspired by This Season’s Books What happens on page 76 in five new titles, as envisioned by the artist Michelangelo Lovelace.
The New York Times Style Magazine September 23, 2018
Dickie Landry enters La. Music Hall of Fame
Dickie Landry enters La. Music Hall of Fame
Lafayette Daily August 02, 2018

Saxophone greats Dickie Landry and Jon Smith, along with singer Duane Yates, will be inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Atchafalaya Club, part of Pat’s Fisherman’s Wharf Restaurant, in Henderson.

A Sordid Story of FBI Oppression Told Through Spray Paint, Glitter, and Toys
A Sordid Story of FBI Oppression Told Through Spray Paint, Glitter, and Toys
Hyperallergic July 10, 2018

SAN DIEGO — Corners make blue crosses that don’t line up, left just slightly off kilter in 18 feet of wheat-pasted wallpaper, which is “The Livingroom” (2017) made from the FBI file of  Sadie Barnette’s father Rodney Barnette.

Emory Douglas: Bold Visual Language
Emory Douglas: Bold Visual Language
Curated by Essence Harden and Daniela Lieja Quintanar July 08 – August 26, 2018

Emory Douglas: Bold Visual Language considers the legacy and diasporic impact of the visual artist Emory Douglas.

Hank Willis Thomas and Eric Gottesman Open For Freedoms Headquarters in New York
Hank Willis Thomas and Eric Gottesman Open For Freedoms Headquarters in New York
ArtForum June 29, 2018

For Freedoms, the artist-led political organization founded by Hank Willis Thomas and Eric Gottesman, has opened a headquarters at Fort Gansevoort in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District.

For Freedoms Hosts Live Phonebank at Fort Gansevoort
For Freedoms Hosts Live Phonebank at Fort Gansevoort
June 28, 2018
Artist Hank Willis Thomas’s Political Nonprofit Establishes Its Headquarters in New York Ahead of the Midterm Elections
Artist Hank Willis Thomas’s Political Nonprofit Establishes Its Headquarters in New York Ahead of the Midterm Elections
Artnet June 27, 2018

For Freedoms, the artist-run, non-partisan political engagement organization founded by Hank Willis Thomas and Eric Gottesman, is coming to New York. 

Sam Stewart included in Larrie Gallery group show: By Design
Sam Stewart included in Larrie Gallery group show: By Design
Ilana Harris-Babou, Sophie Hirsch, Sam Stewart July 19 - August 26, 2018

"By Design" brings together the work of three artists working across sculpture and video, who call attention to the ways in which aesthetic preference, contemporary design, and taste are inextricable from histories of oppression and methods of control.

Goings on About Town
Goings on About Town
The New Yorker June 18, 2018

Almost forty years after he started painting, in Cleveland, at the age of nineteen, Lovelace makes his impressive New York début with sixteen trenchant depictions of local life, from a P-Funk party and a political rally to an allegory of gun violence. 

YBCA Announces Artists in Influential Triennial Exhibition
YBCA Announces Artists in Influential Triennial Exhibition
SFGate June 05, 2018

The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts has announced the artists selected for its closely watched, more or less triennial survey of contemporary art in the region.

Real Costs Extra (False Alarm Part V)
Real Costs Extra (False Alarm Part V)
Benjamen Walker's Theory of Everything Podcast June 05, 2018

Artist Sam Stewart took over a commercial/residential space in the former meat packing district of NYC and filled it with art pieces and furniture he made for a fictional client, the Cryptid.

What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week
What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week
The New York Times May 31, 2018

For more than 30 years, Michelangelo Lovelace has been making paintings that represent the world he inhabits as a black man living in low-income neighborhoods in Cleveland.

CHERYL POPE: ART SUNDAE
CHERYL POPE: ART SUNDAE
Art Production Fund and Fort Gansevoort May 29 - 30, 2018

Art Production Fund & Fort Gansevoort are pleased to present our second iteration of Art Sundae: Cheryl Pope: I’ve Been Heard.  

Scott McFarland
Scott McFarland
Artforum May 2018

Toronto-based artist Scott McFarland doesn’t represent reality - he cultivates it. 

Breakout Talents
Breakout Talents
Artsy Editors April 30, 2018

There’s no formula for how to break into the art world as a young artist, but a few key career markers tend to hold true, like getting picked up by a tastemaking young dealer or getting tapped for a group show at an influential museum.

SADIE BARNETTE: DEAR 1968,…
SADIE BARNETTE: DEAR 1968,…
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego April 15, 2018

In Dear 1968,… artist Sadie Barnette mines personal and political histories using family photographs, recent drawings, and selections from the file that the FBI amassed after her father joined the Black Panther Party in 1968.

Reclamation! Pan-African works from the Beth Rudin DeWoody Collection
Reclamation! Pan-African works from the Beth Rudin DeWoody Collection
Taubman Museum of Art March 03 - September 02, 2018

The Taubman Museum of Art is pleased to present Reclamation! Pan-African Works from the Beth Rudin DeWoody Collection that features over one hundred works from various media highlighting the global migration of peoples across the world. 

Sam Stewart Rethinks the Slipcovered Chair
Sam Stewart Rethinks the Slipcovered Chair
Architectural Digest February 28, 2018

Is it art? Is it design? Who cares? In Wild Thing, the latest AD PRO column, senior design writer Hannah Martin discusses a thing that makes her heart sing. 

An Artist Invented a Mythical Beast Who Lives in This New York Townhouse
An Artist Invented a Mythical Beast Who Lives in This New York Townhouse
Garage February 27, 2018

Artist-designer Sam Stewart's new show in a Meatpacking District apartment is overseen by a mysterious presence.

Both Sides Now
Both Sides Now
The New York Times Style Magazine February 18, 2018

THE ARTIST-CUM-FURNITURE designer Sam Stewart’s best-known pieces may be the curvededged, mod-hued tables at the fashionable downtown Manhattan hangout Dimes, but he still draws upon the more traditional techniques of Appalachian woodworking that he first encountered in his native North Carolina. 

The Breakthrough Women of Artist Deborah Roberts
The Breakthrough Women of Artist Deborah Roberts
The Cut February 09, 2018

The artist Deborah Roberts creates multimedia collages concerned with the challenges faced by black women and girls. 

Are Tech Collectors Finally Coming Around? Attendance and Sales Boom at FOG and Untitled San Francisco
Are Tech Collectors Finally Coming Around? Attendance and Sales Boom at FOG and Untitled San Francisco
Artnet January 18th, 2018

The Bay Area may is among the most closely watched art markets in the world right now, and expectations were running high as San Francisco’s fledgling art fair scene kicked into full swing this past weekend.

Legacy of the Cool: A Tribute to Barkley L. Hendricks
Legacy of the Cool: A Tribute to Barkley L. Hendricks
Massachusetts College of Art and Design January 2018

This exhibition is a tribute to artist Barkley L. Hendricks’ legacy and a celebration of new generations of figurative artists of color.

In Conversation with Elise Peterson: Using Her Artistry to Highlight Black Icons in Public Spaces
In Conversation with Elise Peterson: Using Her Artistry to Highlight Black Icons in Public Spaces
Gallery Gurls December 18, 2017

Visual artist and writer Elise Peterson creates magical compositions of Black icons inserted in the works of Henri Matisse and Pierre Boncompain, in her enigmatic digital collage series 'Black Folk'. Peterson pulls from pop culture and music history, like using Grace Jones' Island Life album cover (shot by Jean-Paul Goude in 1985) and placing Jones in Matisse's La Danse.

Sadie Barnette
Sadie Barnette
ARTFORUM December 2017

On the ground floor of Sadie Barnette’s solo exhibition, a group of five framed and enlarged COINTELPRO-era documents, sporadically misted with passages of black and hot-pink spray paint, reported that Rodney Ellis Barnette was observed wearing a postal uniform at a meeting of the Black Panther Party in Los Angeles on December 18, 1968.

Deborah Roberts, “in-gé-nue”
Deborah Roberts, “in-gé-nue”
TimeOut New York December 04, 2017

Part Frankenstein’s monster, part golem of self-empowerment, each of the subjects in Deborah Roberts’s collages is depicted as a cubistic melange of mismatched features gleaned from cut-up magazine images.

Sadie Barnette Included in Group Show in Berlin
Sadie Barnette Included in Group Show in Berlin
Nome Gallery December 01, 2017

The exhibition aims to articulate a particular form of realism in art that portrays and reveals evidence from complex social systems. The artworks featured explore the notion of evidence and its modes of representation

Upcoming Exhibition
Upcoming Exhibition
Spelman Museum November 30th, 2017

Deborah Roberts creates visually arresting collages that encourage important conversations about girlhood, vulnerability, body image, popular culture, self-image, and the dysfunctional legacy of colorism. 

Casey Fremont on Travel, Art Production Fund, and Zoe Buckman’s “Champ” Edition
Casey Fremont on Travel, Art Production Fund, and Zoe Buckman’s “Champ” Edition
Whitewall November 21, 2017

Casey Fremont took over the leadership of Art Production Fund (APF) last year, where she’d previously worked as the Executive Director.

The Glamorous Debut Of S, M, L
The Glamorous Debut Of S, M, L
Dujour November 11, 2017
ELISE PETERSON: ART SUNDAE
ELISE PETERSON: ART SUNDAE
By Art Production Fund and Fort Gansevoort October 21 - November 08, 2017

Art Production Fund and Fort Gansevoort host the inaugural Art Sundae program with Elise Peterson on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Art in the Parks.

It's Happening! Celebrating 50 Years of Public Art in NYC Parks
It's Happening! Celebrating 50 Years of Public Art in NYC Parks
Artnet October 16, 2017

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Art in the Parks, which has seen over 2,000 public artworks installed over the last half-century, Central Park is hosting a day of free art activities.

Beautiful People: Sam Stewart Makes Furniture Into Art
Beautiful People: Sam Stewart Makes Furniture Into Art
PAPER Magazine September 27, 2017
Announcing the 2017 San Francisco Artadia Awardees
Announcing the 2017 San Francisco Artadia Awardees
Artadia September 07, 2017

Artadia is pleased to announce the Awardees for the 2017 San Francisco Artadia Awards: Sadie Barnette (James D. Phelan Awardee) and Carrie Hott. 

Studio Museum Show: Fictions
Studio Museum Show: Fictions
ARTnews August 23, 2017

The Studio Museum in Harlem announced the list of 19 artists to show this fall in “Fictions,” the fifth of the institution’s so-called “F-series” exhibitions of emerging artists.

The Art Production Fund and Fort Gansevoort Host an Intimate Lunch to Kick Off Art Sundae
The Art Production Fund and Fort Gansevoort Host an Intimate Lunch to Kick Off Art Sundae
Vogue June 28, 2017

On Tuesday in New York, the Art Production Fund and Fort Gansevoort gave new meaning to the phrase a sweet escape when they hosted a luncheon at Cecconi’s Dumbo to kick off Art Sundae—a new program that brings together a diverse group of children ages 5 to 15 for artist-led, interactive public art workshops at no entry cost.

Robert Pattinson Knows What You Think, but He Can Work With That
Robert Pattinson Knows What You Think, but He Can Work With That
The New York Times May 28, 2017

CANNES, France — On Wednesday, I had an espresso with Robert Pattinson on a rooftop terrace overlooking the Mediterranean.

Nobody’s Darling: Women and Representation
Nobody’s Darling: Women and Representation
The Christian-Green Gallery May 02 - August 11, 2017

Nobody’s Darling features the work of Austin-based artist Deborah Roberts. Roberts has been engaging issues of beauty, race, and women’s bodies for the past twenty years.

Dear 1968,...
Dear 1968,...
Manetti Shrem Museum April 14 - June 30, 2017

In Dear 1968,… artist Sadie Barnette mines personal and political histories using family photographs, recent drawings, and selections from the 500-page file that the FBI amassed after her father joined the Black Panther Party in 1968. 

Thursday Styles: Openings and Events in New York
Thursday Styles: Openings and Events in New York
The New York Times March 09, 2017
NADA New York 2017
NADA New York 2017
Skylight Clarkson North March 2 - March 5, 2017

If the times are a’ changing—and they are, to the strains of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”—one rightly expects art to change with them. But should the same also be true of art fairs?

Gotham Magazine
Gotham Magazine
Fort Gansevoort Is An Art Gallery, Retail Center & Takeout Spot All In One Space July 06, 2016
Gallery Crawl: Chelsea
Gallery Crawl: Chelsea
BOMB Magazine June 28, 2016

Summer in New York makes me languid—and not in the sexy, rooftop-party way.

All 'Cued Up: The Tastiest Summer Food Events in NYC
All 'Cued Up: The Tastiest Summer Food Events in NYC
The Viillage Voice June 01, 2016

Last July, Carolyn Angel and Adam Shopkorn turned a landmarked, 1840s-era meatpacking district townhouse into Fort Gansevoort, a multistory art gallery and incubator space. 

Elle Magazine
Elle Magazine
New York March 2016
Business Insider
Business Insider
This High-End Candy Shop Sells Edible Rolex Watches and Ray-Ban Shades January 20, 2016
Vogue
Vogue
Aprons and Heels: What Fashion’s Chicest Confectioner Wears to Work January 19, 2016
Guest of a Guest
Guest of a Guest
Talking Shop & Concept Space With Fort Gansevoort's Carolyn Angel December 04, 2015
Vogue
Vogue
Retail, Art and Barbecue Meet at the Meatpacking District's Coolest New Place November 12, 2015
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