thru April 21:
Fred Sandback (1943-2003)
David Zwirner Gallery, 519 W29th St., NYC
the exhibition features a selection of sculptures and drawings spanning the years 1969 to 2000, representing each decade of the artist’s singular and influential career. In keeping with the gallery’s program of recreating historic presentations of work by artists, the exhibition includes a reconstruction of Galerie Heiner Friedrich, Munich, a space for which the artist designed many works in the 1960s and 1970s.
Early Work 1963-1973
David Zwirner Gallery, 519 W19th St., NYC
The exhibition will bring together rarely seen works that span the years 1963-1973, providing an overview and reconsideration of the artist’s initial engagement with Minimalism and figurative sculpture.
Modeled after images found on television or in popular magazines, such as Life, Graham’s wax figurines inhabit spaces that are suggestive of the geography of California as well as the modernist domestic interiors.. All of these pieces, arranged on tables, permit multiple vantage points that force the viewer to become a voyeur