Chuck Close was featured in Photorealism Revisited: Works from the Louis K. Meisel Gallery, Bernaducci Meisel Gallery, and Eileen S. Kaminsky Family Foundation Collections on view at Mana Contemporary from January 12 – April 18, 2014. More on the creation of his piece Leslie (Fingerprint), on the Manalog.
Art Everywhere: We’re pleased to see Chuck Close's portrait of Philip Glass, Phil (1969), included in the selections for Art Everywhere U.S. This public art campaign is a celebration of American art exhibited on thousands of advertising displays nationwide, including billboards, bus shelters, and subway posters. This August, look for Phil - as well as Mark Rothko's White Center (1957) and two works by Willem de Kooning: Excavation (1950) and Montauk Highway (1958).
Artist Jon Tsoi in his studio on the 4th floor of Mana Contemporary. Jon Tsoi’s solo show, Father of Blindfold Art Medicine will be on view at Tally Beck Contemporary through July 27th, 2014. jontsoi.com
Emanuele Lo Cascio, Salat, 2012, black marble, 120 x 170 cm. Emanuele Lo Cascio is a part of the Mana Residency program and currently exhibiting at Mana Exposition. Q&A on the Manalog.
"Self Portrait with Inez," c. 1947. © Early Black and White by Saul Leiter, Published by Steidl/Howard Greenberg Library. Leiter’s work has been printed by Kelton Labs, based on the 4th floor of Mana Contemporary.
Beautiful work by architect Richard Meier! The curves at the entrance of the museum are designed to soften the grids created by the travertine squares.
Milton Resnick, Letter, 1960, oil on canvas, 98 X 43 in. shot with two light conditions. Milton Resnick (1917-2004): Paintings and Works on Paper from the Milton Resnick and Pat Passlof Foundation is on view at Mana Contemporary through August 1, 2014.
Artists at Mana: Sante D’Orazio
Flashback Friday: Women and Smoke Series (1971) from “Judy Chicago” On Fire,” suite published by Nyehaus. The Very Best of Judy Chicago on view through August 1st at Mana Contemporary.