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May 6–August 31, 2005
980 Madison Avenue, New York

Francis Bacon, Landscape, 1978 Oil and pastel on canvas, 78 × 58 ⅛ inches (198 × 147.5 cm)

Francis Bacon, Landscape, 1978

Oil and pastel on canvas, 78 × 58 ⅛ inches (198 × 147.5 cm)

Alexander Calder, Red Polygons, 1956 Painted metal, 61 × 96 × 42 inches (154.9 × 243.8 × 106.7 cm)

Alexander Calder, Red Polygons, 1956

Painted metal, 61 × 96 × 42 inches (154.9 × 243.8 × 106.7 cm)

Willem de Kooning, No title, 1984 Oil on canvas, 77 × 88 inches (195.6 × 223.5 cm)

Willem de Kooning, No title, 1984

Oil on canvas, 77 × 88 inches (195.6 × 223.5 cm)

About

Gagosian is pleased to present a group exhibition featuring works by Francis Bacon, Alexander Calder, John Chamberlain, Willem de Kooning, Jasper Johns, Franz Kline, Robert Rauschenberg, David Smith, Andy Warhol, and Tom Wesselmann.

Takashi Murakami cover and Andreas Gursky cover for Gagosian Quarterly, Summer 2022 magazine

Now available
Gagosian Quarterly Summer 2022

The Summer 2022 issue of Gagosian Quarterly is now available, with two different covers—featuring Takashi Murakami’s 108 Bonnō MURAKAMI.FLOWERS (2022) and Andreas Gursky’s Viktor & Rolf II (2022).

Alexander Calder, Flying Dragon, 1975, installation view, Place Vendôme, Paris © 2021 Calder Foundation, New York/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Thomas Lannes

Behind the Art
Alexander Calder: Flying Dragon

In this video, Gagosian director Serena Cattaneo Adorno celebrates the installation of Alexander Calder’s monumental sculpture Flying Dragon (1975) in Paris at Place Vendôme, detailing the process and importance of this ambitious project.

Ugo Mulas, Jasper Johns, 1964, vintage gelatin silver print, 9 ⅞ × 14 ½ inches (25 × 37 cm), Ugo Mulas Archive, Milan © Ugo Mulas Heirs

Jasper Johns: Mind/Mirror

Carlos Basualdo, the Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Senior Curator of Contemporary Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and Scott Rothkopf, Senior Deputy Director and Nancy and Steve Crown Family Chief Curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, spoke with the Quarterly’s Alison McDonald ahead of the opening of the unprecedented collaborative retrospective Jasper Johns: Mind/Mirror to discuss the goals, revelations, and unique structure of the project.

Francis Bacon in his studio in Battersea, London. Photo: © The Cecil Beaton Studio Archive at Sotheby’s

The Art of Biography: Mark Stevens and Annalyn Swan

Mark Stevens and Annalyn Swan, coauthors of the 2005 Pulitzer Prize–winning biography of Willem de Kooning, speak with Michael Cary about the research and revelations that went into their biography of Francis Bacon.

Gerhard Richter’s Helen (1963) on the cover of Gagosian Quarterly, Spring 2021

Now available
Gagosian Quarterly Spring 2021

The Spring 2021 issue of Gagosian Quarterly is now available, featuring Gerhard Richter’s Helen (1963) on its cover.

Alexander Calder poster for McGovern, 1972, lithograph

The Art History of Presidential Campaign Posters

Against the backdrop of the 2020 US presidential election, historian Hal Wert takes us through the artistic and political evolution of American campaign posters, from their origin in 1844 to the present. In an interview with Quarterly editor Gillian Jakab, Wert highlights an array of landmark posters and the artists who made them.