GARDAR EIDE EINARSSON & OSCAR TUAZON
Mar 11 - Apr 23, 2017
Maureen Paley is pleased to announce a new exhibition at the gallery that brings together the work of Gardar Eide Einarsson and Oscar Tuazon. The artists have been friends and collaborators for many years having met on the Whitney Program in 2001. Their shared interest in the re-appropriation, assemblage and abstraction of political imagery and information has brought their work together through various projects and exhibitions. This will be Gardar Eide Einarsson’s third exhibition at the gallery and the first time that Oscar Tuazon’s work will be shown at Maureen Paley.
LAWRENCE ABU HAMDAN
Apr 28 - May 28, 2017
Private view Fri Apr 28 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Maureen Paley is pleased to announce a new solo exhibition by Lawrence Abu Hamdan that follows on from the performance of his live audiovisual essay Contra Diction: Speech Against Itself at the gallery in 2016. His work Saydnaya (the missing 19db), 2017 is currently included in the thirteenth Sharjah Biennial in the UAE and was awarded the 2016 International Nam June Paik Award as well as the 2017 Tiger Award for Short Films at the Rotterdam Film Festival for Rubber Coated Steel, 2016. Abu Hamdan recently performed his live audiovisual essay Bird watching, 2016 at documenta 14 in Athens, Greece.
Lawrence Abu Hamdan is an artist and ‘private ear’ whose projects have taken the form of installations, performances, photography, essays, lectures, videos and graphic works. This exhibition will feature two new works: Saydnaya (ray traces), 2017 will be installed in the downstairs gallery, while This whole time there were no land mines, 2017 will be shown upstairs.
TOM BURR STAGES
Jun 2 - Jul 23, 2017
Private view Fri Jun 2 6:30pm - 8:30pm