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Gagosian Quarterly

February 27, 2018

Gagosian Quarterly Talks

exiles in paradise

In this installment of Gagosian Quarterly Talks, author Lawrence Weschler examines the coterie of European exiles in Los Angeles during the 1930s and ’40s. From Man Ray to Arnold Schoenberg, Weschler details how the dramatic change in setting affected the lives of these cultural visionaries.

Artwork © Man Ray Trust/Artists Rights Society (ARS)/ADAGP, Paris 2018; Directed by Aaron Farley; Second camera by Pablo Velasquez; Sound by Aaron Beckum; Additional images courtesy Lawrence Weschler; Man Ray’s LA, Gagosian Beverly Hills, California, January 11–February 17, 2018

Man Ray: Visual Poet and Wit

Man Ray: Visual Poet and Wit

At the 2018 Frieze Masters fair in London, Gagosian’s stand presented more than ninety works by Man Ray: objects and assemblages, collages, oils, prints, drawings, and photographs. Richard Calvocoressi traces the development of the artist’s wide-ranging work and looks at his legendary three-year collaboration with Lee Miller.

Man Ray’s LA

Man Ray’s LA

Timothy Baum explores this period of transition in response to an exhibition of Man Ray’s vintage gelatin silver photographs from his “Hollywood” period.

Gagosian Quarterly Spring 2018

Gagosian Quarterly Spring 2018

The Spring 2018 Gagosian Quarterly with a cover by Ed Ruscha is now available for order.

Man Ray

Man Ray

In the early 1980s, Ira Nowinski visited a studio frozen in time.

Sprayed: An Interview with Peter Stevens

Sprayed: An Interview with Peter Stevens

Harnessing the gestural, unpredictable, projectile qualities of spray paint, artists have repurposed it as an alternative to the brush, to create hazy textures, drips, puddles, and graffiti-like text. Peter Stevens discusses this history of spray paint as an artistic medium with Alison McDonald.

Uraeus

Uraeus

Richard Calvocoressi speaks with Anselm Kiefer about the range of mythological and historical symbols in the artist’s sculpture Uraeus.

King of the Jungle

King of the Jungle

Walton Ford’s most recent paintings focus on the history of California through fantastical interpretations of humanity and its encounters with animal life.

Art and Food

Art and Food

Mary Ann Caws and Charles Stuckey discuss the presence of food and the dining table in the history of modern art.

Craig Robins

In Conversation
Craig Robins

Craig Robins, co-founder of Design Miami and developer of the Miami Design District, talks to Derek Blasberg .

Dan Colen, Dimitri Chamblas, and Douglas Fogle

Gagosian Quarterly Talks
Dan Colen, Dimitri Chamblas, and Douglas Fogle

Douglas Fogle moderates a conversation between Dan Colen and Dimitri Chamblas following the premiere of Colen’s two performance pieces At Least They Died Together and Carry On Cowboy.

Giuseppe Penone and Carlos Basualdo

Gagosian Quarterly Talks
Giuseppe Penone and Carlos Basualdo

Giuseppe Penone discusses his new monograph, The Inner Life of Forms, with the book’s editor Carlos Basualdo, senior curator of contemporary art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, at the Greene Space, New York. Hosted by art critic Deborah Solomon.

Glenn Brown and Xavier Bray

Gagosian Quarterly Talks
Glenn Brown and Xavier Bray

Touching on everything from the politics of taste to the vibratory character of lines, Glenn Brown and Xavier Bray, the director of the Wallace Collection, discuss Brown’s exhibition, Come to Dust, in London.