Catherine Opie

November 18th, 2016

The Eleventh Season at The Artist’s Institute with Hilton Als

Senga Negudi, Untitled, 2011.

Artists: Hilton Als, Yvonne Als, Diane Arbus, Richard Avedon, James Baldwin, Thomas Beard, Bill Bernstein, Mathew Brady, Howard Brookner, Jim Brown, Claire Frankland, Malik Gaines, Frances B. Johnston, Jennie C. Jones, Helen Kotis, Judy Linn, Fred McDarrah, Troy Michie, Jesse Murry, Senga Negudi, Rosine Nusimovici, Catherine Opie, Celia Paul, Adrian Piper, Richard Pryor, Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts, Andrew Roth, Werner Schroeter, Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Paul Mpagi Sepuya, Darryl Turner, James Van Der Zee, Carl Van Vechten, Rosa von Praunheim, Robert Wilson, David Wise, Lawrence Wolhandler, The Wooster Group

Venue: Artist’s Institute, New York

Date: March 2 – August 7, 2016

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Hilton Als, Homage to Gary Fisher with Friends (the other Baldwin), 2016.

Judy Linn, Ethyl Eichelberger, 1990, and films by Darryl Turner and Werner Schroeter.

Hilton Als, James Baldwin / Jim Brown and the Children, May 2–June 18, 2016.

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May 7th, 2014

Whitney Biennial 2014 Part II

Lisa Anne Auerbach

Artists: Etel Adnan, Ei Arakawa and Carissa Rodriguez, Uri Aran, Lisa Anne Auerbach, Julie Ault, Kevin Beasley, Andrew Bujalski; Lucien Castaing-Taylor, Véréna Paravel, and Sensory Ethnography Lab; Zackary Drucker and Rhys Ernst, Radamés “Juni” Figueroa, Morgan Fisher; Tony Greene curated by Richard Hawkins and Catherine Opie; Channa Horwitz, Travis Jeppesen, Yve Laris Cohen, Fred Lonidier, Dashiell Manley, Keith Mayerson, Bjarne Melgaard, Ken Okiishi, Pauline Oliveros, Miljohn Ruperto, Jacolby Satterwhite, Sergei Tcherepnin, Semiotext(e), A. L. Steiner, Triple Canopy

Venue: Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

Curator: Stuart Comer

Date: March 7 – May 25, 2014

Note: Marvin J. Taylor is an archiving activist and the director of the Fales Library and Special Collections at New York University. This conversation between Taylor and Julie Ault is part of Ault’s contribution to the 2014 Biennial.

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Julie Ault. Work by  Martin Wong. Afterlife is a constellation of evidence and events that converse about disappearance and recollection. With various modalities, these artworks, artifacts, and texts activate and annotate the intricate relationship between archive and historical representation. In unison, Afterlife articulates a nexus of reference points, a cluster of concerns, a collection of contexts, and an amalgamated practice—artistic, curatorial, editorial, and archival.   A painting by Martin Wong
  A photograph by David Wojnarowicz  
A publication by Martin Beck  
A sculpture by Robert Kinmont  
A stereoscopic photograph by Alfred A. Hart  
A text by Julie Ault
  An apparition by Liberace  
An excerpted passage by William Least Heat-Moon  An interview with Marvin Taylor
  Documents and artifacts from the Downtown Collection at New York University
  Two heliogravures by Danh Vo  
Two paintings and a film by James Benning

Channa Horwitz

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August 1st, 2010

“Endless Bummer” at Blum & Poe

Artists: Billy Al Bengston, Justin Beal, Scott Benzel, Gil Blank, Jennifer Bornstein, Carol Bove, Cameron, Anne Collier, R. Crumb, Lucy Dodd, Sam Durant, Roe Ethridge, Amy Granat, Ed Kienholz, Margaret Kilgallen, Nate Lowman, John McCracken, Adam McEwen, Dave Muller, Aleksandra Mir, Catherine Opie, Raymond Pettibon, Richard Phillips, Amanda Ross-Ho, Sterling Ruby, Ed Ruscha, Reena Spaulings, Vincent Szarek, Guyton\Walker, Christopher Williams

Venue: Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

Exhibition Title: Endless Bummer

Date: July 3 – August 21, 2010

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