Dawoud Bey

September 22nd, 2018

FRONT Triennial

Tony Tasset, Judy's Hand Pavilion, 2018. Installation view at Toby's Plaza, Case Western Reserve University. Commissioned by FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art in collaboration with Toby Lewis and the John and Mildred Putnam Collection at Case Western Reserve University. July 14-September 30, 2018. Photography by Field Studio.

Artists: Nasser Al-Salem, Juan Araujo, Eric Baudelaire, Walead Beshty, Dawoud Bey, Barbara Bloom, Vladimir Bonačić, Thomas Boutoux, Candice Breitz, Nicholas Buffon, A.K. Burns, Gerard Byrne, Juan Capistrán, Johnny Coleman, Sean Connelly, Jamal Cyrus, Marlon de Azambuja, Woody De Othello, Willie Doherty, Casey Jane Ellison, Elizabeth Emery, djulie Ezelle-Patton, Harrell Fletcher, Cyprien Gaillard, Dani Gal, Dale Goode, Andy Holden, Sky Hopinka, Maryam Jafri, Cui Jie, Hao Jingban, Li Jinghu, William E. Jones, Alex Jovanovich, Lin Ke, Josh Kline, Agnieszka Kurant, Luisa Lambri, Guillaume Leblon, Sharon Lockhart, Kerry James Marshall, Laura Huertas Millán, Ad Minoliti, Sarah Morris, Brenna Murphy, Michael Oatman, Odili Donald Odita, Erkan Özgen, Michael Rakowitz, Cheng Ran, Jennifer Reeder, John Riepenhoff, Kay Rosen, Allen Ruppersberg, Allan Sekula, Yinka Shonibare MBE RA, Katrín Sigurðardóttir, Cally Spooner, Julian Stanczak, Martine Syms, Zhou Tao, Tony Tasset, Jim Trainor, Jan van der Ploeg, Philip Vanderhyden, Jessica Vaughn, Visible Collective (2001-2007), Bárbara Wagner and Benjamin de Búrca, Stephen Willats, Lauren Yeager, Heimo Zobernig

Venue: FRONT Triennial, Cleveland

Exhibition Title: An American City

Organized by: Michelle Grabner

Date: July 14 – September 30, 2018

NoteThe exhibition guide is available here

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Lauren Yeager, Sculptures Bases, 2018. Installation view at Vista Color Building. Commissioned by FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art. July 14-September 30, 2018. Photography by Field Studio.

Dawoud Bey, Night Coming Tenderly, Black, 2017. Installation view at St. John's Church. Commissioned by FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art. July 14-September 30, 2018. Courtesy the artist, Rena Bransten Gallery, and Stephen Daiter Gallery. Photography by Field Studio.

Virginia Overton, Untitled (Black Diamond), 2018. Installation view at University Hospitals, FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art. July 14-September 30, 2018. Courtesy of the artist and Bortolami, New York. Photography by Field Studio.

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March 11th, 2018

“Elements of Vogue” at CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo

Front: Zoe Leonard, Black: Joan Jett Blakk

Artists: Charles Atlas, Dawoud Bey, Joan Jett Blakk, David Bronstein, Willie Cole, Emory Douglas, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Ellen Gallagher, Bam Bam Garçon, Gerard H. Gaskin, Lyle Ashton Harris, Benji Hart, Juliana Huxtable, Arthur Jafa, Marsha P. Johnson, D’relle Khan, Crystal LaBeija, Zoe Leonard, Glenn Ligon, Kalup Linzy, L.O.V.E. Lesbians Organized for Video Experience, Dorothy Low, Paul Maheke, MikeQ, Rashaad Newsome, Lorraine O’Grady, Paper Tiger Television, Adrian Piper, Carl Pope Jr., Pope.L, Qween Beat, Jay Jay Revlon, Marlon T. Riggs, Sylvia Rivera, Martha Rosler, Stephen Shames, Frank Simon, Lorna Simpson, Bruce W. Talamon, Terre Thaemlitz, Wu Tsang, James Van Der Zee, Jack Walworth, Andy Warhol, Cornel West, Ernest C. Withers, and a multitude of past and future voguing bodies

Venue: CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid

Exhibition Title: Elements of Vogue: A Case Study in Radical Performance

Date: November 17, 2017 – May 6, 2018

Curated by: Sabel Gavaldon and Manuel Segade

Note: A full press release is available for download here.

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Paul Maheke

Willie Cole

Joan Jett Blakk, Joan Jett Blakk announces candidacy for President, 1992, excerpt from footage shot by Bill Stamets; Courtesy of the artist and Media Burn Archive, Chicago

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May 7th, 2014

Whitney Biennial 2014 Part III

Louise Fishman

Artists: Alma Allen, Darren Bader, Gretchen Bender, Stephen Berens, Dawoud Bey, Jennifer Bornstein, Sarah Charlesworth, Critical Practices Inc, Matthew Delege, David Diao, Paul Druecke, Rochelle Feinstein, Louise Fishman, Victoria Fu; Gaylen Gerber with Sherrie Levine, David Hammons, and Trevor Shimizu; Jeff Gibson, Karl Haendel, Philip Hanson, Jonn Herschend, Sheila Hicks, HOWDOYOUSAYYAMINAFRICAN?, Jacqueline Humphries, Doug Ischar, Alex Jovanovich, Ben Kinmont, Shio Kusaka, Chris Larson, Diego Leclery, Tony Lewis, Pam Lins, Ken Lum, Shana Lutker, John Mason, Suzanne McClelland, Joshua Mosley, Dona Nelson, Joel Otterson, Laura Owens, Sara Greenberger Rafferty, David Robbins, Sterling Ruby, Peter Schuyff, Amy Sillman, Emily Sundblad, Ricky Swallow, Tony Tasset, Philip Vanderhyden, Pedro Vélez, David Foster Wallace, Dan Walsh, Donelle Woolford, Molly Zuckerman-Hartung

Venue: Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

Curator: Michelle Grabner

Date: March 7 – May 25, 2014

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Tony Tasset

Darren Bader

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