Kabinett: Presenting 28 carefully curated exhibitions
60,000 square feet with monumental works within the gallery booths at the Miami Beach Convention Center
Featuring 28 curated presentations by artists, including: Josef Albers, Lee Bontecou, David Byrd, Ernest Cole and David Goldblatt, N. Dash,Geraldo de Barros, Jim Dine, Torkwase Dyson, Elmgreen & Dragset, Denzil Forrester, Fernanda Gomes, Ramin Haerizadeh, Rokni Haerizadeh and Hesam Rahmanian, Hilary Harkness, Leiko Ikemura, Isaac Julien, Christopher Le Brun, Amadeo Luciano Lorenzato, Liz Magor, Isa Melsheimer, Florin Mitroi, François Morellet, Tomie Ohtake, Brian Rochefort, Mary Sibande, Tim Stoner, Uwe Wittwer, Niobe Xandó, and Purvis Young.
Providing galleries with an opportunity to present curated exhibitions in separately delineated spaces within their booths, this year’s Kabinett sector will include 28 presentations by established and emerging artists. The sector once again demonstrates the Miami Beach show’s strong focus on artists and galleries from the Americas.
Highlights from North and South America includea selection of sculptural interventions by Canadian artist Liz Magor showcased by Andrew Kreps Gallery; ceramic and vessel sculptures by Los Angeles-based artist Brian Rochefort at VanDoren Waxter; New York-based artist Hilary Harkness’ recent paintings inspired by Winslow Homer’s ‘Prisoners from the Front’ (1866) at P.P.O.W; Jorge Mara -LaRuche’s presentation of a series of experimental photographs titled ‘Fotoformas’ (1946-1951) by Geraldo de Barros, a leading figure of the 20th century Brazilian art scene; works by Brazilian modernist Amadeo Luciano Lorenzato at Bergamin & Gomide; recent works by Brazilian artist Fernanda Gomes presented by Peter Freeman, Inc.; and Rhona Hoffman Gallery’s booth with new works by Chicago-born artist Torkwase Dyson that are inspired by the Red Summer of 1919 in the United States.
Full list of artists presented in Kabinett:
Josef Albers, Cristea Roberts Gallery
Lee Bontecou, Marc Selwyn Fine Art
David Byrd, Anton Kern Gallery
Ernest Cole and David Goldblatt, Goodman Gallery
N. Dash, Zeno X Gallery
Geraldo de Barros, Jorge Mara -La Ruche
Jim Dine, Richard Gray Gallery
Torkwase Dyson, Rhona Hoffman Gallery
Elmgreen & Dragset, Kukje Gallery
Denzil Forrester, Stephen Friedman Gallery
Fernanda Gomes, Peter Freeman, Inc
Ramin Haerizadeh, Rokni Haerizadeh and Hesam Rahmanian, Galerie Krinzinger
Hilary Harkness, P.P.O.W
Leiko Ikemura, Kewenig
Isaac Julien, Metro Pictures
Christopher Le Brun, Paragon
Amadeo Luciano Lorenzato, Bergamin & Gomide
Liz Magor, Andrew Kreps Gallery
Isa Melsheimer, Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder
Florin Mitroi, Esther Schipper
François Morellet, DAN Galeria
Tomie Ohtake, Galeria Nara Roesler
Brian Rochefort, Van Doren Waxter
Mary Sibande, Kavi Gupta
Tim Stoner, Modern Art
Uwe Wittwer, Galerie Peter Kilchmann
Niobe Xandó, Simões de Assis Galeria de Arte
Purvis Young, Hirschl & Adler Modern
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