Marc Straus


Jeanne Silverthorne in Artnews 2008

May 11, 2017

ARTNEWS, 2008 Jeanne Silverthorne by Alfred Mac Adam Echoing the castings of George Segal, the materials of Eve Hesse, and the playfulness of Claes Oldenburg, Jeanne Silvetrhorne’s sculptures and installations flaunt her origins, which she has reconfigured into something new and wonderful. Useless, silly,...

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Hyperallergic Reviews Entang Wiharso

May 3, 2017

Seph Rodney reviews Entang Wiharso “Promising Land” on Hyperallergic. Here is an excerpt: There’s something rightly inscrutable about Entang Wiharso’s “Double Protection” (2015), on display at Marc Straus. The figurative graphite sculpture points to a kind of intimacy between two figures I can glimpse...

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Art In America Reviews Sandro Chia

April 27, 2017

In their May 2017 issue, Art In America reviews Sandro Chia’s inaugural exhibition at the gallery. Art critic David Ebony writes: “Based on the fifteen paintings on view (all 2017), Chia is a venerable master. The artist has substituted the brash color and florid...

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Paul Pretzer “All The Pleasure and All The Pain” Book

April 16, 2017

All the Pleasure and All the Pain is the first comprehensive book of Paul Pretzer’s work. Paul Pretzer paints scenes depicting fabulous creatures engrossed in absurd acts with allegorical still-life arrangements. His figures are usually placed in undefined spaces with staffage-like walls and empty...

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Art Brussels Booth C-11

April 15, 2017

Marc Straus is proud to return to the 35th edition of Art Brussels. We’ll be featuring new works by Jong Oh, Anna Leonhardt, Clive Smith and Todd Murphy. ART BRUSSELS 2017 – BOOTH C11 APRIL 21 – 23, 2017 VIP PREVIEW: Thursday, 20 April,...

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Clive Smith Joins Marc Straus

April 12, 2017

NEW YORK – MARC STRAUS is proud to announce that Clive Smith has joined the gallery. Smith will have his inaugural exhibition in early 2018. Clive Smith is a highly trained British painter who for twenty years has been interested in how contemporary painting...

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Marc and Livia Straus Featured at SP-Arte Brazil

April 12, 2017

Marc and Livia Straus were invited to give a talk at the 2017 edition of SP-Arte in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The couple who have been collecting contemporary art since the 1960’s shared stories and insights to building a successful art collection.

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Brooklyn Rail Reviews Sandro Chia

April 6, 2017

The Brooklyn Rail reviews Sandro Chia’s inaugural show at Marc Straus Gallery New York: “Sandro Chia’s romantic expressiveness in today’s contemporary art climate is taking a chance. At a time in art when the embrace of sentiment is almost always rejected, Chia, not risking...

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Hermann Nitsch 2017 Exhibitions Programme

March 21, 2017

2017 is a busy year for Hermann Nitsch. Here is a list of upcoming activities for the Viennese Actionist. 10. March Group exhibition “Reinheit und Ritual – Hans Karl Kandel and Hermann Nitsch” | Galerie Fürth, Fürth (DE) 17. March Solo exhibition | Galerie...

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Art Central Hong Kong 2017 Booth E05

March 12, 2017

We’re excited to return to Art Central Hong Kong 2017. We will be showcasing the works of Sandro Chia, Antonio Santin, Entang Wiharso, Ulf Puder and more at BOOTH E05. There will also be a special presentation of works by Todd Murphy. Download the...

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Five Booths Not to Miss at Volta NY This Year

March 5, 2017

Critic Charles Riley of Hamptons Art Hub picked Liliane Tomasko’s paintings as one of the five not to be missed at Volta this year. The sweeping gestures and fearless colors of Liliane Tomasko’s stunning paintings are the lure, but once I engaged with the...

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