August 2nd, 2018

“Close Quarters” at NADA on Governors Island

Michael Mahalchick

Artists: Michael Mahalchick, Asif Mian, Rainer Ganahl, Fabienne Lasserre, Jerry the Marble Faun, Hayley Martell, Devin N. Morris, Elliott Jamal Robbins, Johanna Unzueta, Jeff Williams

Venue: Colonels Row, 403, Governors Island, New York

Organized by: New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA)

Exhibition Title: Close Quarters

Date: July 1 – 29, 2018

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Jerry the Marble Faun

Michael Mahalchick

Devin N. Morris, where salvation is, 2018, video, 5 minutes 5 seconds

Full gallery of images, videos, press release and link available after the jump.



Devin N. Morris, In Hose Play, 2018, video, 5 minutes 42 seconds

Rainer Ganahl, O Patria Nuova / Oh, My Adopted Homeland, 2018, video, 7 minutes


Hayley Martell, the american experiment, 2018, video, 5 minutes 51 seconds


Asif Mian, excerpt of Breath Ascend Reveal, 2018, video, 9 minutes 6 seconds

Images and videos courtesy of NADA

Press Release:

Close Quarters, organized by the New Art Dealers Alliance, is an off-site exhibition in partnership with Governors Island. The exhibition features eight NADA Member galleries across two floors of a historic turn-of-the-century Colonial Revival house on Governors Island.

Rainer Ganahl (Kai Matsumiya)
Fabienne Lasserre (Safe Gallery)
Michael Mahalchick (CANADA)
Jerry the Marble Faun (SITUATIONS)
Hayley Martell (Signal)
Asif Mian (False Flag)
Devin N. Morris (Signal)
Elliott Jamal Robbins (Kai Matsumiya)
Johanna Unzueta (Proyectos Ultravioleta)
Jeff Williams (Jack Hanley Gallery)

Previously occupied by the Coast Guard, House 403 has a storied history on Governors Island, serving as the site of many of President Ronald Reagan’s meetings with world leaders, including Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev. The house is located within the Governors Island Historic District, designated by the New York City Landmarks and Preservation Commission.


Close Quarters
July 1–29, 2018
Governors Island
Colonels Row, 403

Opening Preview
Thursday, June 28, 1–5pm

Open to the Public
Each Friday, Saturday, & Sunday in July

Governors Island is open to the public and accessible by ferry. Ferry schedules can be found at

Link: “Close Quarters” at NADA on Governors Island

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