The Armory Show 2011 at Pier 92 and Pier 94 in New York
It’s that time of year again….New York is bursting at the seams with art and festivities during the annual Armory Arts Week.
I am pleased to share highlights with you as I attend fairs throughout the city.
Check out my photos of the Armory Show, the largest of the NY art fairs, and feel free to contact me for more details.
Highlights of The Armory Show 2011:
Crowds perusing the art at The Armory Show’s contemporary section at Pier 94
Andrea Bowers’ artwork makes a statement at The Armory Show
A bird’s eye view of The Armory Show contemporary section in Pier 94, from the infamously precarious stairway to the modern section in Pier 92.
Japanese artist Yayoi Kusuma’s colossal flower and a yellow painting from her signature Infinity Net series
Jan Mancuska, Untitled, 2011, mixed media (inverse film, light box, metal platform)
Gerhard Richter, Grun-Blau-Rot 789-38, 1993, oil on canvas, 11.8 x 15.7 inches
Mark Innerst, All The Above, 2010, oil on panel, 22 1/4 x 26 1/4 inches
A large-scale site-specific neon fence by Chilean artist Ivan Navarro
Silkscreened canvas by Andrew Hahn and installation of pennies on the floor by Ry Rockland
Alain Bublex, Plug-In City (2000) - Learn French Now, 2010, C Print and diasec mounted on aluminum, 68 x 94 1/4 inches
Anthony Pearson, Untitled (Transmission), 2011, Steel, patina, sandblasted white Portland cement, 81 x 70 x 30 inches
Laurent Grasso, Studies into the Past - Eclipse, 2011, animal adhesive, resin, boiled oil and pigments on oak panel, 16 1/2 x 23 5/8 inches
Sarah Walker, Dark Objects, 2010, acrylic on panel, 26 x 28 inches
Hiroshi Sugimoto, Fifth Avenue Theater, Seattle, 1997, black and white photograph, ed. 25, 19 x 23 inches
Carrie Mae Weems, Untitled, 2009-10, inkjet prints, ed. 5, 90 1/4 x 77 inches installed
Artist Beth Campbell discusses her process and her latest artworks with Armory Show visitors
Richard Estes, Supermarket, Columbus Avenue, NY, 2008, oil on board, 25 1/2 x 25 inches
Barbara Takenaga, Nebraska Painting, 2010, acrylic on linen, 54 x 45 inches
El Anatsui, Delta, 2010, aluminum liquor bottle caps and copper wire, creased dimensions: 145 x 130 inches