Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison's "The Force Majeure" project is one of seven proposals under consideration for the prestigious 2014 Fuller Challenge presented by The Buckminster Fuller Institute. A $100,000 prize will be awarded to support the development and implementation of one outstanding strategy.
Sam Van Aken is included in "21c Celebrates Creative Capital: A 15th Anniversary Exhibition" at 21c Museum, Louisville, KT and Brian Knep is included at 21c Museum, Bentonville, AK, September 30, 2014-January 31, 2015. www.21cmuseumhotels.com/museum/exhibition/2/21c-celebrates-creative-capital-15th-anniversary-exhibition/
Heather Cassils and Yishay Garbasz are included in "Trans Time" at L'espace Creatif, Montreal, Canada, September 25-October 2, 2014.
Heather Cassils is the recipient of the first International Prize for Live Art presented by the ANTI Contemporary Art Festival in Kuopio, Finland which was awarded on September
24, 2014. Cassils will receive 30,000 euros, half of which is a production grant for bringing new work to the festival in 2015. The prize is funded by the Saastamoinen Foundation. press release
Brandon Ballengée is included in "Pets, Beast & Dinner: Relations Between Human and Animal Creatures" at Gallery Bergen, Bergen Community College, Paramus, NJ, September 16-October 30, 2014.
Heather Cassils will screen Hard Times at the Overview International Film Project at SOMAArts Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA, September 14-October 6, 2014.
Allen Wexler is included in "Source Material" at Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY, September 9, 2014-January 7, 2015. www.lehman.cuny.edu/vpadvance/artgallery/gallery/
Todd Siler has a one-person exhibition, "Metaphorming Nature: Connecting Human/Nature's Creative Potential," at Colorado University Art Museum, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, September 6-December 20, 2014. The exhibition is in collaboration with Geoffrey Ozin. www.cuartmuseum.colorado.edu/
Margaret Harrison has a one-person exhibition, "Beautiful Ugly Violence," at Silberkuppe, Berlin, Germany, September 1-November 1, 2014. http://www.silberkuppe.org/
The Art Gallery of Ontario,Toronto, Canada has commisoned a new video piece by Simone Jones to be included in the retrospecitve of Alex Colville's work at the museum, August 23, 2014-January 4, 2015. www.ago.net/
"Alexander Brodsky and Ilya Utkin" is a single room display within the Collections wing which opened on May 19, 2014 at the Tate, London, England. It is in the Poetry and Dream wing (Level 2 West) and will be deinstalled sometime in September 2015.
Bruce Pearson is included in "I was a double" at the Tang Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York. July 5, 2014-January 4, 2015. www.tang.skidmore.edu/index.php/calendars/view/588/tag:1/upcoming:1
Hannah Wilke is included in "Mitchell, Benglis, Wilke" at Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA, May 19-October 26, 2014. www.http://wcma.williams.edu/exhibitions/current/
Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison are included in "Vivres" at Chateau du domaine de Chamarande, Chamarande, France, May 24-October 26, 2014.
Heather Cassils is the recipient of a 2014 grant from The Rema Hort Mann Foundation in the Los Angeles division.
Hannah Wilke is included in "Selections from the Permanent Collection" at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, February 8, 2014-January 5, 2015. www.moca.org/museum/exhibitiondetail.php?id=493
Heather Cassils is the recipient of the First Annual MOTHA Art Awards in the Solo Exhibition category for "Body of Work" at the gallery. MOTHA (Museum of Transgender & History and Art) is dedicated to moving the history 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 has completed a new portfolio of ten prints in an edition of ten entitled "A Habit of Deciding Influence: Pigeons 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/
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 October 5, 2013.
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