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Hermann Nitsch’s Imitatio Christi by Donald Kuspit

October 4, 2017

Hermann Nitsch is an Austrian performance artist, in this exhibition performing with paint—making what he calls Schuttbilder—the 75th one, a seemingly endless group of paintings—but he’s better known for his performances in his Orgien Mysterien Theater, where animal blood and guts, along with naked...

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An Evening of Aboriginal Poetry and Art

September 30, 2017

In conjunction with the Australian Consulate in NYC, we are to present an intimate poetry reading by a prestigious First Nations writer Ali Cobby Eckermann in the setting of paintings by the highly awarded Aboriginal artist Margaret Loy Pula. This is a rare opportunity...

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Sandro Chia at Ravello Festival 2017

September 30, 2017

  We’re pleased to share the exhibition of Sandro Chia / Ravello in the spaces of Villa Rufolo, Ravello Italy for the 2017 Ravello Festival. Curated by Gianluca Riccio and Arianna Rosica: a selection of 95 works by Sandro Chia, of which 45 are...

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Hermann Nitsch Review on ArteFuse

September 28, 2017

Kate Menard reviewed the Hermann Nitsch show on ArteFuse, 75th Painting Action is dominated by red, but it is oil, not blood, which covers its canvases. Cacophonous chords fill the room. Out of eyesight upon first entering, a video of the 75th Painting Action...

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Sarena Straus Joins The Gallery

September 24, 2017

We are proud to announce that Sarena Straus has joined the gallery. As the daughter of collectors Marc and Livia Straus, Sarena vividly recalls the first artwork she encountered, a Kenneth Noland “Chevron”, had just four stripes, and by the age of seven she...

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VIDEO: Hermann Nitsch 75th Painting Action, 2017

September 17, 2017

Please enjoy this video of the 75th Painting Action Hermann Nitsch executed in Prinzendorf August 2017, for his second solo exhibition at Marc Straus Gallery New York. The exhibition is on view from September 9–October 15, 2017.

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Jeanne Silverthorne: Invisible Citings (Sept 1–Dec 31, 2017)

September 17, 2017

We are pleased to share Jeanne Silverthorne’s installation in the two-person exhibition with Elaine Reichek, Invisible Citings, at the Addison Gallery of American Art on view September 1 to December 31, 2017. Gallery 1 In the boxes on the base are the following texts...

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Doug Argue at Expo Chicago

September 16, 2017

Doug Argue‘s painting of Trump’s Tweets has been getting some attention at Expo Chicago 2017. Read a summary of articles on the starling picture.

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Special Event: Hermann Nitsch Organ Recital – Sept 10th 2017

August 31, 2017

MARC STRAUS is pleased to present a special organ recital by Viennese artist Hermann Nitsch, on Sunday, September 10th, 5pm. Co-founder of the Viennese Actionism Movement and the creator of the Das Orgien Mysterien Theater, Hermann Nitsch is one of the most influential artists...

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Margaret Loy Pula Opens September 9th

August 28, 2017

MARC STRAUS is pleased to present the second solo exhibition of Indigenous artist Margaret Loy Pula, featuring a body of new work based on her distinct “Anatye” or bush potato series. Margaret Loy Pula is a painter who belongs to the Anmatyerre tribe of...

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Hermann Nitsch Opens September 9th

August 28, 2017

MARC STRAUS is pleased to present the second solo exhibition of Viennese artist Hermann Nitsch at the gallery. To celebrate the occasion Nitsch concluded a landmark 75th Painting Action, comprising 12 paintings dedicated to Marc and Livia Straus. Co-founder of the Viennese Actionism Movement...

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Entang Wiharso Featured in Museum of Modern Art Gunma Japan

August 11, 2017

A major work by Entang Wiharso from the Taguchi Art Collection will be featured in “The Art Show – Art of the New Millenium in Taguchi Art Collection” group exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma (Gunma, Japan). On view from September 16...

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