|Heather Cassils is the recipient of the First Annual MOTHA Art Awards in the Solo Exhibition category for "Body of Work" at the gallery, September 7-October 12, 2013. MOTHA (Museum of Transgender & Hirstory and Art) is dedicated to moving the hirstory and art of transgender people to the center of public life, insisting on an expansive and unstable definition of transgender, one that is able to encompass all trans and gender non-conformed art and artists.
Brandon Ballengée is included in "Global Fold: 43˚ Latitude" at Jilin University, Changchun, China, December 10-December 17, 2013.
Christine Hill is included in "Trade Show" at Eastside Projects, Birmingham, United Kingdom, December 7, 2013-February 24, 2014. www.eastsideprojects.org/exhibitions/trade-show
Hannah Wilke is included in "Americana: Formalizing Craft" at Perez Art Museum Miami, Miami, FL, December 4, 2013-February 2014. http://www.pamm.org/exhibitions/americana
Margaret Harrison is one of five visual artists and 3 composers who received the 2013 Paul Hamlyn Foundation (London, UK) awards for outstanding work in the arts. www.phf.org.uk/page.asp?id=8
Christine Hill's Volksboutique Small Business has been included in the widely read Berlin urban guide "Das Berlin Buch 2014" published by Zitty magazine which lists the "best of the city." photo
Sam Van Aken is included in "Around the Table: Food, Creativity, Community" at San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA, November 9, 2013-April 20, 2014. www.sjmusart.org/around-the-table
Sam Van Aken has a one person exhibition, "Sam Van Aken: a Hole in the Sky," at Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute Museum of Art, Utica, NY, November 9, 2013-February 23, 2014. www.mwpai.org/museum-of-art/events-exhibitions/
Brandon Ballengée has completed a new portfolio of ten prints in an edition of ten entitled "A Habit of Deciding Influence: Piegeons from Darwin's Breeding Experiments." It was completed at the Williams Center for the Arts, Lafayette College, Easton, PA. http://brandonballengee.com/habit-deciding-influence-limited-edition-portfolio/
Richard Ross has a one-person exhibition, "Juvenile-in-Justice" at the Crane Art Icebox Project Space, Philadelphia, PA, November 8-December 12, 2013.
Jason Salavon is included in "Eye to I...3,000 Years of Portraits" at the Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY, October 27, 2013-February 16, 2014. www.katonahmuseum.org
Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison are the Inaugural Recipients of the Corlis Benefideo Award 2013 for Imaginative Cartography. It was presented at the Annual Meeting of the North American Cartographic Information Society (NACIS) on October 9, 2013 in Greenville, South Carolina.
Hannah Wilke is included in "Nancy Graves Project" at Ludwig Forum, Aachen, Germany, October 13, 2014-February 16, 2014.
Eleanor Antin is included in "Cover Up" at Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna, Austria, October 10, 2013-January 15, 2014.
Eleanor Antin's video, From the Archives of Modern Art, will be on view in the 2nd floor Contemporary Galleries (the Department of Media and Performance Art) at the Museum of Modern Art, New York in a display from works in the collection. It will open by October 5, 2013.
Conrad Atkinson is included in "Living with War" at the Glasgow Museum of Modern Art, Glasgow, Scotland, September 27, 2013-March 9, 2014.
Christine Hill has converted the Volksboutique storefront, Choriner Strasse 51, 10435 Berlin Prenzlauer Berg, to a new form of Small Business which will be open to the public on Fridays from 11 am to 6 pm and by appointment. Description of the space and photos. It is featured on the cover of "Politics in a Glass Case: Feminism, Exhibition Cultures and Curatorial Transgressions."
Sam Van Aken has a solo exhibition, "New Edens, Grafts," at Byrd Library, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, September 13-December 12, 2013.
Leon Golub is included in "Facture and Fidelity" at the Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, September 13, 2013-January 5, 2014.
Mierle Laderman Ukeles is included in "Classless Society" at The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, September 7, 2013-March 9, 2014.
Eleanor Antin is included in "1813 Siege, Fire, and Reconstruction of San Sebastion" at the San Telmo Museum of Donostia, San Sebastion, Spain, June 29, 2013-January 7, 2014. The exhibition, in conjunction with The Donostia/San Sebastion/European Capital of Culture 2016 Foundation, will travel to other venues.
Congratulations, Margaret Harrison, for being selected as the winner of the "Northern Art Prize 2013." The selectors were James Lingwood (Co-Director, Artangel), Jennifer Higgie (Co-Editor, Frieze), Margot Heller (Director, South London Gallery), Tomma Abts (Artist), and Sarah Brown (Curator of Exhibitions, Leeds Art Gallery).
The "Juvenile In Justice" book by Richard Ross has been awarded the Alex Award by the American Library Association as one of the ten best adult books that appeal to a teen audience. www.ala.org/news/pr?id=12298
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