Leila Heller Gallery
568 W 25th St, New York
Tuesday - Saturday, 10AM - 6PM
Marwan Sahmarani: Drifting Island
Apr 22-Jun 04
Vitality and spontaneity arise from Marwan Sahmaranis engagement with the act of painting, from his expressive use of colour and his use of gestural abstraction to his use of perspective to illustrate figuration.
Bruce High Quality Foundation: The Second Coming
Apr 22-Jun 04
The exhibition features a central sculpture--a gold leaf enrobed citation of the iconic Joan of Arc statue from the Place des Pyramides in Paris with her head replaced by a domestic fan--as surrounded by a collection of eleven tonal grey-on-grey compositions of fowl, specifically common pigeons - which are known to infest the streets of the French capital - and peregrine falcons, birds of prey and regal bidding.
Exilic Pleasures: Surrealism Refuged in America
Apr 27-Jun 17
This exhibition, based in part on the pioneering scholarship of Martica Sawin in her opus Surrealism in Exile, features the work of Andr Breton, Yves Tanguy, Salvador Dali, Leonora Carrington, Andr Masson, Roberto Matta, Wolfgang Paalen, Kurt Seligmann, Max Ernst, Leonor Fini, Oscar Dominguez, Victor Brauner, Enrico Donati, Kay Sage, Gerome Kamrowski, William Baziotes, Federico Castellon, Jimmy Ernst, and David Hare. Curated in partnership with Rowland Weinstein.