On Harvey Quaytman: Apsara DiQuinzio, Suzanne Hudson, Lindsay Preston Zappas

December 7, 2019

Apsara DiQuinzio, Suzanne Hudson, and Lindsay Preston Zappas discuss the life and work of the artist Harvey Quaytman. This event was presented alongside the exhibition of Harvey Quaytman's work on view at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles from November 9, 2019 – January 11, 2020....

On Harvey Quaytman: Apsara DiQuinzio and Suzanne Hudson moderated by Lindsay Preston Zappas

December 7, 2019

Blum & Poe is pleased to host a discussion with Apsara DiQuinzio and Suzanne Hudson, moderated by Lindsay Preston Zappas, on the life and work of the artist Harvey Quaytman...

Penny Slinger in Conversation at NeueHouse Hollywood, Los Angeles

November 11, 2019

Penny Slinger is an artist, a radical, and a survivor. Her extraordinary body of work reaches back to 1960s counter-cultural London, and in the years that followed, brought the feminine psyche to surrealism, discovered the tool kit of Tantra, and was sex positive before "sex positivity" was invented...

>BTWN< Kandis Williams Presents Eurydice | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

August 17, 2019

Performance by Kandis Williams featuring movement by Josh Johnson and music by Patrick Belaga, and in dialog with Bracha L. Ettinger...

>BTWN< Jim Shaw and Jodi Wille | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

August 10, 2019

Jim Shaw and Jodi Wille present and discuss rare filmic clips from their respective archives, followed by music by Shaw and friends within an installation of the artist's creation...

>BTWN< Lizzi Bougatsos + Kim Gordon x Penny Slinger | Blum & Poe Los Angeles

August 8, 2019

Lizzi Bougatsos and Kim Gordon perform sonic improvisation to the projections of artist Penny Slinger's early experimental silent films from 1969...

>BTWN< No Drama! With Casey Jane Ellison | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

August 3, 2019

Casey Jane Ellison presents a gorgeous night of comedy featuring Dicey, Daniel Webb, Brodie Reed, Chase Bernstein, and Ayo Edebiri...

Tony Lewis & Hamza Walker in conversation

June 29, 2019

Artist Tony Lewis and curator Hamza Walker in conversation on the occasion of Lewis' exhibition Charlatan And Ultimately A Boring Man at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

In Conversation: Tony Lewis and Hamza Walker

June 29, 2019

Blum & Poe is pleased to host a discussion with artist Tony Lewis and curator Hamza Walker, on the occasion of Lewis' exhibition Charlatan And Ultimately A Boring Man at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles...

>BTWN< Summer 2019

June 21, 2019

Public programming that happens between regularly scheduled shows.

SAICOBAB | Zebulon Los Angeles

May 4, 2019

SAICOBAB is the Japanese band of vocalist YoshimiO (Boredoms, OOIOO), with Yoshida Daikiti on sitar, and Motoyuki "Hama" Hamamoto on percussion, gamelan...

Otomo Yoshihide | Zebulon, Los Angeles

May 4, 2019

Otomo Yoshihide was a pioneering figure in the Electroacoustic Improvisation scene, and today is a musician and producer – a cross-genre music maker actively performing free improvisation, noise, and pop...

Keiji Haino | Zebulon, Los Angeles

April 7, 2019

Keiji Haino is one of the key figures to emerge from the world of Japanese underground and avant-garde music in the last 50 years...

Public Programming Series | Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s

April 6 – May 4, 2019

This April & May ~ Please join us for a performance and public programming series on the occasion of PART II of PARERGON: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s, curated by Mika Yoshitake...

EYƎ | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

April 6, 2019

EYƎ presents a special performance using a laptop, contact mic, and light sensors. This is related to his DJ style where he compiles simulated recordings (i.e. rocks falling in gorges) and music from a variety of genres...

Destroyer at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

January 26, 2019

Performance By Destroyer For Friedrich Kunath's Book Launch I Don't Worry Anymore

Friedrich Kunath Book Launch Party with Performance by Destroyer

January 26, 2019

Book Launch Party with A Special Performance by Destroyer. The first major monograph devoted to the sentimentally introspective and humorously existential work of Los Angeles-based artist Friedrich Kunath is now in bookstores and available online...

Out of the Shadows: Experimental Feminist Films by Jane Arden, Niki de Saint Phalle, and Penny Slinger at Anthology Film Archives, NY

January 25 – 31, 2019

Out of the Shadows showcases the exceptional motion pictures created by Jane Arden, Niki de Saint Phalle, and Penny Slinger during the 1960s and '70s. These artists share overlapping concerns in their experimental narratives, focusing on female sexuality, the occult, and societal taboos...

Chung Sang-hwa: Art Lecture with Jung-Ah Woo at Blum & Poe Los Angeles

January 7, 2019

Please join us for a public lecture on the life and work of artist Chung Sang-hwa, on the occasion of the closing of the first major exhibition in Los Angeles to focus on the artist's work...

Bread + Puppet Theater: The Grasshopper Rebellion Circus at Blum & Poe Los Angeles

November 4, 2018

Blum & Poe, in collaboration with Three Day Weekend, is pleased to announce Bread and Puppet Theater's The Grasshopper Rebellion Circus...

California Coalition For Women Prisoners 2018 Benefit Auction at Blum & Poe Los Angeles

August 18, 2018

California Coalition for Women Prisoners (CCWP), online auction house Paddle8, and Blum & Poe will partner to raise funds for the CCWP's mission to combat mass incarceration...

Penny Slinger: Out Of The Shadows | Us Film Premiere

May 2, 2018

Penny Slinger: Out Of The Shadows is the incredible, untold story of the British artist Penny Slinger and the traumatic events that led to the creation of her masterpiece, the 1977 photo-romance, An Exorcism...  

Lynda Benglis & Helen Molesworth in Conversation at Blum & Poe Los Angeles

October 28, 2017

Blum & Poe is pleased to present an exhibition by acclaimed artist Lynda Benglis. This marks her first solo presentation on the West Coast since the 2011 retrospective at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles and offers a broad overview of her output and ethos across the last three decades...

“Of course, being a woman often means being marginalized, but this was not the reason the work had its difficulties with institutions and markets..."
“[Alma Allen’s] objects—a series of quirky, organic curvilinear forms, hand-carved from stone and reminiscent of single-cell organisms..."
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a focus on the practice of Japanese-Brazilian artist Asuka Anastacia Ogawa...
“During this unprecedented period, we are forced to reflect..."
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the representation of Japanese-Brazilian artist Asuka Anastacia Ogawa...
"The last two weeks have been unlike anything I imagined would happen..."
The Goya-esque monsters that loomed over this generation’s head included the collective trauma of genocide...
Blum & Poe has implemented new digital strategies to cultivate community and share new projects by artists...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents the first episode in a series of vertical videos sharing artists’ anecdotes and narrations from behind the scenes.⁣..
In solidarity with those social distancing and connecting remotely in this challenging moment...
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣ A postponed exhibition at the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC...
"'Ethereal,' 'ghostly,' and 'dreamlike' are terms that aptly describe the experience of viewing [Theodora] Allen’s work..."
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣ Shio Kusaka’s exhibition at the Neutra VDL Studio and Residences...
Empathy for everyone. Visit Blum & Poe’s virtual booth @artbasel’s Online Viewing Room...
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣“Symphony No. 1” is Mimi Lauter’s second solo exhibition with Blum & Poe...
@artbasel’s Online Viewing Room opens to the public tomorrow—Blum & Poe presents a view into our program’s dynamism and breadth...
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣ Yoshitomo Nara’s monumental 26 ft urethane on bronze sculpture “Miss Forest (LACMA Version)” (2020)...
Some good news! We are happy to support @SwingLeft with “Steadily In Our View: An Art Auction & Fundraiser To Benefit Swing Left”...
Whilst social distancing this week, we recommend visiting @artbasel’s⁣ Online Viewing Room, open for preview this March 18-20...
Dear friends,⁣⁣ In keeping with the evolving guidance from public health officials aimed at inhibiting the spread of COVID-19...
Alongside the exhibition "Linderism," Kettle's Yard presents "Bower of Bliss: An Improper Architecture," a new performance by Linder...
Yoshitomo Nara’s first international retrospective, surveying more than 30 years of the artist's work—from 1984 to 2020...
As a child I could not identify with my mother or my grandmother, my aunts or my mother’s friends...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce our participation in Art Basel’s Online Viewing Rooms...
In light of the recent global developments regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we would like to note that Blum & Poe in Los Angeles, New York, and Tokyo remain open in good faith that in trying times...
I can say that right up until the age of 14, I had led a totally carefree life. I lived in Eden, as it were...
This week is all about Mimi...Thanks to @Artnet for the shoutout: “Delicacy has no place in the pastels of artist Mimi Lauter...
I can never forget the day that we buried alive and tortured to death a Chinese prisoner...
Mohamed Bourouissa's new semi-documentary video work, "LINK," explores the simultaneously taboo and omnipresent practice of virtual sexuality...
Dallas: Visit works by Kazumi Nakamura and Yukinori Yanagi in "Psychic Wounds: On Art & Trauma" at The Warehouse...
The tradition of making art in Africa is something collective. When you produce something, the community takes part in the process...
“‘What exactly does it mean to be human? What am I?’ These are the unanswered questions that I continuously harbor in my heart...
"What has the straight man ever given us except maybe his sperm to create a sissy...
Congratulations to Mimi Lauter, today announced as one of the artists participating in the 2020 iteration of Prospect New Orleans!⁣...
New York! Mimi Lauter: "Symphony No. 1" opens tomorrow, March 3.⁣..
Congratulations to Henry Taylor, one of 28 nominees for the American Academy of Arts and Letters 2020 Art and Purchase Awards!...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, is on view now through March 14 at Blum & Poe, LA.⁣⁣⁣⁣..
Thank you to @artnet for attempting to tell this 25-year-long story in under 3000 words 🙏#25yearsofblumandpoe...
Solange Pessoa: “Longilonge” is now on view at @ballroommarfa through April 19. ..
📢 Now available: "Yoshitomo Nara" By Yeewan Koon⁣⁣...
Blum & Poe is pleased to present Mimi Lauter: "Symphony No. 1," opening March 3 in New York...
Los Angeles: Tonight at @artcenteredu Henry Taylor in conversation with Elena Filipovic...
Using materials which are not typical of sculpture—brass, felt, coal, gum rosin, bee’s wax, beef casing, craft paper, coffee sieves and wool—Paloma Bosquê creates extremely delicate visual landscapes...
Now through Sunday @friezeartfair LA, booth B3:...
For those on the Los Angeles art fair circuit this weekend, Blum & Poe recommends Fomo Haber’s booth at @Felixartfair...
Despite its peerless pedigree, [Robert] Colescott's work continues to be mired in controversy because of both Colescott's blunt, aggressive—even crude—gestural painting style...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, will be open for additional hours this Sunday, February 16...
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles will be open Sunday, February 16, 10am-6pm, for extended hours during Frieze LA...
Shio Kusaka, curated by Douglas Fogle and Hanneke Skerath, is up now at Neutra VDL Studio and Residences!⁣...
We're getting ready for Frieze LA with works by Los Angeles-based artists...
"As the Cold War loomed and Existentialist philosophy held sway in 1959, the Museum of Modern Art opened a famously divisive exhibition called 'New Images of Man'...
Blum & Poe is at Frieze Los Angeles!⁣ For the second edition of Frieze LA, Blum & Poe is pleased to present a selection of works by Los Angeles-based artists...
Shio Kusaka, curated by Douglas Fogle and Hanneke Skerath, opens this Saturday, February 8th, 3-6pm at Neutra VDL Studio and Residences.⁣..
"Linderism" — the exhibition exploring Linder as performance artist, zine-maker, musician, documentary-photographer, collaborator, muse, guru...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens TONIGHT — 5-8pm at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles 🔥⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣...
"We are living through a period of immense existential questioning and profound collective anxiety...."
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens Saturday, February 1...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens Saturday, February 1, 5-8pm at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles 🔥⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens Saturday, February 1, 5-8pm at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles 🔥⁣⁣...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens Saturday, February 1, 5-8pm at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles...
Happy lunar new year from Blum & Poe!⁣⁣...
Paloma Bosquê, "Dark Matter" opens tonight, 6-8pm in Tokyo....
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce an exhibition of work by artist Shio Kusaka at the historic Neutra VDL Studio and Residences...
Yoshitomo Nara is coming to Los Angeles—⁣⁣LACMA will present the artist’s first touring solo show in North America in 15 years, organized by Mika Yoshitake...
Kenjiro Okazaki: “Retrospective – Strata” is now on view at the Toyota Municipal Museum of Art through February 24, 2020.⁣..
Friedrich Kunath: “Songs Build Little Rooms in Time” has been extended! The show is on view at Soccer Club Club in Chicago, IL until February 7...
In honor of #MLKday — ⁣Tony Lewis's wall drawing, comprised of graphite powder and rubber bands, is an homage to James Baldwin...
Blum & Poe is at @fogfair booth 115 through Sunday, January 19...
Now at @fogfair — ⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣Visit Blum & Poe at booth 115 through Sunday, January 19.⁣⁣⁣..
Paloma Bosquê: "Dark Matter"— the artist’s first solo exhibition in Tokyo, and her first with the gallery—opens January 25th in Tokyo...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens February 1 at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles....
Works by Ha Chong-hyun, Harvey Quaytman, Pia Camil, Kishio Suga, and more will be on view at FOG Design + Art — visit Blum & Poe at booth 115!⁣...
Blum & Poe will be at FOG Design + Art with works by Paul Mogensen, Kazunori Hamana, Yukie Ishikawa, Alma Allen, and more — visit us at booth 115...
Catch the final moments of Harvey Quaytman at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles — the show closes tonight at 6pm!⁣...
...Each is a fantastically successful trompe l’oeil feat wherein the primary motifs are construction materials, most often hyper realistic bricks and cinderblocks...
TONIGHT, 6:30pm at @hirshhorn —⁣Los Angeles-based artist Aaron Garber-Maikovska joins Hirshhorn assistant curator Betsy Johnson for a discussion on his diverse work...
Los Angeles! This is the last week to see a survey of paintings from the '60s, '70s, and '80s by the late, self proclaimed "art soldier" Harvey Quaytman...
📢 Los Angeles: this is the last week to see Matt Johnson's new body of work in carved and polychromed wood sculpture...
Happy holidays! The galleries in LA, NY, and Tokyo are closed for a holiday break, and will reopen on Tuesday, January 7...
Coming soon — February 1! Blum & Poe is pleased to present "New Images of Man" curated by Alison M. Gingeras...
“Yeah, we all have tinnitus, in our own way—visually, aurally, it’s fucking exhausting, and you’re tethered..."
“Dumb Type: Actions + Reflections” is now on view at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo — this exhibition marks the 35th anniversary of the group’s formation...
Thanks to @robertasmithnyt for featuring Henry Taylor: "NIECE COUSIN KIN LOOK HOW LONG IT'S BEEN" on the @nytimes...
One reason to enjoy Yukinori Yanagi’s solo show at Blum & Poe is the eeriness with which the centerpiece of the exhibition matches the color of the leaves outside the gallery window.⁣..
About last night –
@chinatowntaylor & @beau_band play @owlbureau for Henry’s book signing...
Lynda Benglis: "In the Realm of the Senses" is now on view at the Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens, Greece...
Looking back on 2019 and welcoming in 2020 — head to our IGTV tab → for new content...
Art and Race Matters: The Career of Robert Colescott" by Lowery Stokes Sims and Raphaela Platow (Rizzoli Electa) was named one of the best art books of 2019 by @nytimes!...
"'Parergon' cast light on a period of Japanese art history that bridges the austere formalism of mid-century Mono-ha artists...
📢 Los Angeles! Join Penny Slinger tomorrow night for an in-depth conversation about her dark surrealist work in its many forms...
1999 → 2019⏳⌛️Twenty years ago, Blum & Poe presented Takashi Murakami’s “DOB in the Strange Forest (White DOB)” (1999)...
🎯Beginning this week with a well deserved congratulations to Lee Ufan...
Blum & Poe is at Art Basel Miami Beach through tomorrow, Sunday December 8—visit us at booth B17 ✨...
🔥For those of you in Miami this weekend ... on view @rubellmuseum’s new space and inaugural exhibition...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the representation of Los Angeles-based artist Aaron Garber-Maikovska...
Now at @artbasel Miami Beach —⁣⁣Visit Blum & Poe at booth B17 through Sunday, December 8 🔥...
📢Los Angeles!⁣⁣⁣ Join us this Saturday, Dec 7 at 2pm for a discussion with Apsara DiQuinzio and Suzanne Hudson, moderated by Lindsay Preston Zappas...
Henry Taylor, Yoshitomo Nara, Mimi Lauter, Asuka Anastacia Ogawa, Kazumi Nakamura, Alexander Tovborg, and more at Art Basel Miami Beach...
We're getting ready for the 2019 edition of Art Basel, Miami Beach!⁣...
In partnership with Drag City, Blum & Poe is pleased to present Friedrich Kunath's “Songs Build Little Rooms in Time”...
We’re down to the final day of La Biennale di Venezia — last chance see works by Henry Taylor and Darren Bader in Venice...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the representation of artist Paul Mogensen...
🙏 Agnès 🙏...
"I was trying to find a way to go beyond this emptying out that had happened in painting, and to try to reclaim some of the things that I thought had been left behind by the rigor of post-minimal thinking...
"[Robert] Colescott upends expectations, moving the familiar story of Susanna and the Elders to a rather sleazy hotel bathroom and Picasso’s 'Les Demoiselles d’Avignon' to Alabama...
Flashback to one of Blum & Poe's first exhibitions—Ana Mendieta's "Transformations 1972-1973" which opened in 1998...
Friedrich Kunath's painting "If I Don’t See You Again" is featured in MCA Chicago's Benefit Art Auction - on sale tomorrow, November 16, for one night only!⁣...
About last week ... sound on! 🔉Pia Camil's newest project “Here Comes the Sun"...
Now on view in Tokyo —⁣ A new exhibition by Yukinori Yanagi — connected to a body of work produced in the late 1990s and early 2000s that marked a shift in the artist’s practice...
Over the course of his four-decade career, Harvey Quaytman became a master of color, texture, and form through explorations of movement and shape, and a rigorous practice of experimentation with pigment...
Tomorrow night at MFA Boston!⁣⁣ Join Yoshitomo Nara as he discusses how he gives form to sensitivity and how his works come to life...
Solange Pessoa: "Longilonge" opens this Friday, November 15 at Ballroom Marfa — the artist's first solo museum exhibition in the United States.⁣⁣⁣..
New York! Join us tonight for a screening of LINK. Written and directed by Mohamed Bourouissa, produced by Unemployed Magazine...
“Cast and carved from sober materials such as marble, wood, and bronze, the deceptively lissome sculptures of Alma Allen contain more than one crack at the idea of truth in materials..."
Join artist Pia Camil and curator Pablo León de la Bara today, November 8, 6:30pm at the @guggenheim for a discussion of her practice...
Opening this Saturday, November 9, 5-7pm in Los Angeles – ⁣⁣Blum & Poe is pleased to present a selected survey of work spanning three decades by the late artist Harvey Quaytman...
A block is an elemental form. A unit. A bit. It is data. Either alone or part of a conglomeration, it is a piece of infinity...
Mohamed Bourouissa on the painting "Julie Manet" by Pierre-Auguste Renoir / produced by @museeorsay...
Day 2 of Acid-Free—⁣⁣Swipe for the full schedule of talks and readings in the Den, and programming in the T.V. Room by Now Instant Image Hall ⁣♾⁣...
Blum & Poe is pleased to present the gallery's first solo exhibition with Yukinori Yanagi — opening tonight, 6-8pm, at Blum & Poe, Tokyo...
Acid-Free II opens tonight, 6-9pm!⁣⁣ Catch a live performance by Pacoima Techno tonight at 7:30pm, followed by a DJ set throughout opening night...
Happy Halloween! 🎃⁣⁣Image: #MattJohnson, "Basketball Jack O'Lantern," 2015, Painted bronze with candle...
Happening now!⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣ A panel discussion with Michael Stone Richards, Professor Camron Amin, Carla Tinsley-Smith, Pedro Alonzo, and Sam Durant...
"I always said that, 'People nowadays approach race and gender and everything in a very personal and sort of illuminating way.' But it does have a kind of defensive, abject quality to it. [Robert Colescott] is always optimistic..."
“The art world has certainly not lacked exposure to the marvelous paintings of the Los Angeles-based artist Henry Taylor..."
We're down to the final hours of Mohamed Bourouissa: "Pour une poignée de Dollars" at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles—closing today at 6pm!⁣...
1994 ➡️ 2019
⁣⁣⁣⁣Today is the final day to see Anya Gallaccio's "Stroke"—a chocolate covered room which was originally installed at Blum & Poe for its inaugural exhibition in 1994...
Opening November 2, 6-8pm at Blum & Poe, Tokyo—⁣⁣Following the announcement of the artist's worldwide representation, Blum & Poe is pleased to present the gallery's first solo exhibition with Yukinori Yanagi...
We're gearing up for Acid-Free II ♾⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣Join us November 1–3 for the 2019 edition of the Acid-Free Los Angeles Art Book Market!⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣...
"Enrooted in the post-colonial French suburban culture, [Mohamed Bourouissa's] work articulates notions of transgression, subjectivity and appropriation and interrogates the social role of the subaltern—the immigrant, the poor, the voiceless."⁣⁣
Opening Saturday, November 9 in Los Angeles—⁣⁣Blum & Poe is pleased to present a selected survey of work spanning three decades by the late artist Harvey Quaytman...
“'Niece Cousin Kin Look How Long It’s Been,' suggests a diasporic theme, underscored by a wall-spanning mural of a world map in which Africa is rendered dark brown and emblazoned with a dollar sign...
TONIGHT at 6pm: ⁣Lynda Benglis will be in conversation with Kimberly Drew at Stanford University, as part of the "Artists on the Future" conversation series...
Acid-Free is back!⁣⁣ Join us November 1–3 for the 2019 Acid-Free Los Angeles Art Book Market...
Ha Chong-hyun and Lynda Benglis are now on view in MoMA's newly expanded galleries!⁣..
“My path as an artist has been about following my intuition — making the work that I want to make and blocking out the rest...
"I am observing everything. Right now I’m looking at this railing. When I was in Paris I painted people in the window...
Tokyo! Today is the last day to see Friedrich Kunath: "Live Forever" - don't miss it!⁣...
Los Angeles don’t miss this one—on the fragmentation of shared reality, representation, the critique of masculinity, and the visibility of the American Black cowboy.⁣..
At Schinkel Pavillon, "hallucinatory and allegorical landscapes conjured from the imaginations of Victor Man, Jill Mulleady, and Issy Wood are staged in dialogue...
Now on at @FIACparis:⁣"Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s" Selections...
📣 Opening soon⁣"Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s" Selections at FIAC⁣Featuring works by Yukie Ishikawa, Kazumi Nakamura, Kenjiro Okazaki, and Yukinori Yanagi⁣...
Henry Taylor: "NIECE COUSIN KIN LOOK HOW LONG IT'S BEEN" has been extended!⁣⁣...
"Art and Race Matters: The Career of Robert Colescott" is now on view at the Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH through January 12, 2020⁣...
Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s" is coming to FIAC!⁣...
In 1994, Blum & Poe first opened its doors in Santa Monica with Anya Gallaccio's "Stroke," a visceral installation of thick, dark chocolate...
“[Mohamed Bourouissa] functions as an outsider amongst outsiders. ‘I chose photography because it gave me the opportunity to represent my community and where I come from...
"[Friedrich Kunath's] work is enkindled in dreamy, exaggerated sunsets, beach, horizons and mountain imagery..."
Pia Camil, “Fade Into Black: Sit, chill, look, talk, roll, play, listen, give, take, dance, share” opens this Sunday, October 6 at Queens Museum, NY⁣...
We're feeling the love in these photos ♥️ ⁣Congratulations to Henry Taylor on a beautiful show!⁣⁣
Tonight! 🌑 The Los Angeles premiere of "Olompali: A Hippie Odyssey," a new documentary by Gregg Gibbs⁣⁣...
Congratulations to Lee Ufan! ⁣"Open Dimension" is now on view at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, through September 2020...
🚨 New publication—now available!⁣⁣ "Art and Race Matters: The Career of Robert Colescott"...
“One might say that Yun’s paintings are less composed than intuited, yet at the same time, the intuition suggests an uncharted semblance of nature…"
Los Angeles! Join us for the film premiere of "Olompali: A Hippie Odyssey," a new documentary by Gregg Gibbs⁣...
Henry Taylor’s NIECE COUSIN KIN LOOK HOW LONG IT'S BEEN... 
A solo exhibition of new work opening Tuesday, September 24, 5-7pm, Blum & Poe NYC 🔥
This month in @wsjmag —⁣Henry Taylor's gorgeous new portrait of Hedi Slimane 🔥⁣
Opening Friday, September 20 @cincycac, Cincinnati, OH —⁣ The Contemporary Arts Center is proud to present "Art and Race Matters," the first comprehensive retrospective of one of America's most compelling and controversial artists, Robert Colescott (1925-2009)...
New York! 📚 Blum & Poe will be at Printed Matter's NY Art Book Fair this weekend—booth H01 @momaps1...
💥 Opening tonight in Los Angeles, 6-8pm⁣⁣
Mohamed Bourouissa: "Pour une poignée de Dollars" is the artist's first solo exhibition in Los Angeles, and his first with the gallery. 
“This is painting that goes way beyond the brute fact of a body. Other people look; [Henry] Taylor sees. He puts himself in the way of people.”⁣ —Zadie Smith⁣... 
“The art/life divide, one imagines, is especially narrow in a family of painters. [March] Avery treats home life to an array of painterly techniques that imbue her scenes with wonder and excitement..."
On the occasion of the gallery’s 25th anniversary, Blum & Poe is pleased to re-present its inaugural exhibition, Anya Gallaccio’s “Stroke.”...
Tokyo! 📖🖊Join Friedrich Kunath at a book signing and cocktail reception for “I Don’t Worry Anymore,”...
Opening next Saturday, September 14, 6-8pm in Los Angeles⁣ ⁣
Blum & Poe is pleased to present Paris-based Algerian artist Mohamed Bourouissa’s first solo exhibition in Los Angeles...
Friedrich Kunath: "Live Forever" opens Saturday, September 7, 6-8pm in Tokyo...
For the record! #robertcolescott @jeopardy
📢Tomorrow is the last day to see #AlmaAllen’s beautiful exhibition of new sculpture...
Opening August 23 @ChâteauLaCoste in Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade, France — Yoshitomo Nara presents his second solo exhibition in France and his first in over fifteen years...
Los Angeles! This Saturday — free and open to the public. Kandis Williams Presents Eurydice...
Julian Hoeber! Currently on view in Philadelphia — the Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery at @universityofthearts presents a major installation of the artist’s work...
Freedom of expression matters.In support of and in solidarity with @piacamil and the other @aichitriennale signatories ✊
Everybody loves #almaallen #🐶 Closing next week in Los Angeles!..
📢 Tokyo! This Saturday —The EYƎ-inspired exhibition "Vong Co RAHZI" ends this August 10...
This Saturday night! Free and open to the public—Jim Shaw and Jodi Wille Present Shorts from the Counterculture Film Vaults + Music by Shaw and Friends...
Join us this Thursday night, free and open to the public, limited seating, first come / first served—Lizzi Bougatsos and Kim Gordon perform sonic improvisation to the projections of artist Penny Slinger's early experimental silent films from 1969...
Los Angeles! Tune in today to @KCRW's new show #GreaterLA with host @RadioChio and guest @prestochango speaking on #AlmaAllen's new show...
This Sunday August 11 / 8PMAt Now Instant Image Hall @now_instant Emancipation in exorcism...
"Though she may have lived her entire life known as the daughter of Milton Avery and Sally Michel, March Avery has carved out her own place as a deft painter." — Caroline Goldstein via @artnet...
Congratulations to Pia Camil!
Her multi-media installation "Telón de Boca" is featured in the 
@aichitriennale, Aichi, Japan, which opened to the public today...
Mohamed Bourouissa —Does one have to compromise oneself?...
Los Angeles! This Saturday, free and open to the public —
No Drama! With Casey Jane Ellison
doors at 8:30pm / show at 9pm
With gratitude and appreciation, Blum & Poe pays homage to Wendell Dayton (b. 1938; d. 2019)...
Los Angeles! Join us this summer for a series of performances — free and open to the public...
Announcing summer hours @ Blum & Poe 🏄🏽‍♀️☀️ Tuesday-Saturday 10-5 in Los Angeles, and Monday-Friday 10-6 in New York...

"March Avery is a painter—'It never occurred to me that I’d be anything else,' she has said. That’s because her parents, Milton Avery and Sally Michel, were painters themselves..."

Vong Co RAHZI, on view in Tokyo until August 10, is an exhibition inspired by the vastly influential visual and music artist known simply as EYƎ...
Newbies and oldies but goodies — at the @sfartbookfair 2019 — Friday/Saturday/Sunday 🔥...
Tomorrow! Opening Saturday, July 20, 4-6pm, Los Angeles — Alma Allen presents new sculptural works in stone, wood, and bronze...
March Avery's exhibition on view in New York until August 9...
📣Opening this Saturday, June 20, 4-6pm, Los Angeles...
Curator Mika Yoshitake on the cross pollination of the Japanese underground subcultures of sound, noise and electro-acoustics and the visual art scene operating in the 1980s and 90s — “These non-tactile, ephemeral forms of expression had a significant influence on the artists of this time...
Mohamed Bourouissa's "Free Trade"Curated by Sam StourdzéIn collaboration with Françoise Vogt...
🙏🙏🙏Photo: Rajendra Roy, via @themuseumofmodernart#agnesvarda
Opening in Los Angeles, July 20, 4-6pm
Blum & Poe is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new sculpture by Alma Allen...
“Dior blends functionality, fire, and feminism with the help of Penny Slinger and Agnès Varda" via @documentjournal
Blum & Poe New York will be closed: July 3-8, Blum & Poe Los Angeles will be closed: July 4 for Independence Day...
"Focusing on portraiture and landscape and punctuated with still life, the selection of works on view repositions the vitality of moments passed through paint applied to canvas..."
Fire, air, water and a 15-meter tree in the stairwell: the mysteries of nature take hold inside 30 Avenue Montaigne, creating a spellbinding habitat for beautiful caryatids...
I had many agonies while I continued 'Conjunction,' but there was no turning back from what I have achieved. So I carried on," Ha said...
Join us this Saturday, 2-4pm in Los Angeles — for a discussion between artist Tony Lewis and curator Hamza Walker...
This Saturday! Please join us for a discussion between artist Tony Lewis and curator Hamza Walker...
"A toxic beauty emanates from — or maybe infects — six impressive new landscape photographs and three abstractions by Florian Maier-Aichen..."
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the representation of Paris-based Algerian artist Mohamed Bourouissa...
“Our ways of knowing are forged in history and relations of power.” — bell hooks 
Visions of Brazil: Reimagining Modernity from Tarsila to Sonia, curated by Sofia Gotti, closes tomorrow...
Summer solstice! Henry Taylor for the occasion — "She might have loved those summer days but later she cried out!" (2016)...
Opening Thursday, June 27, 6-8pm – Blum & Poe is pleased to present a solo exhibition of paintings by New York-based artist March Avery...
#AlexanderTovborg's newly commissioned "Sfinks og natur (Sphinx and nature)" @ the Copenhagen Airport...
Sam Durant → @sculpturemke 2019 “We Are The Ones We've Been Waiting For” (2018) and “Empathy for Everyone” (2018)...
Last weekend in Tokyo ... 🔥#tomoogokita #juntsunoda#masahoanotani @ the opening of "Vong Co RAHZI"...
Going strong at @artbasel — visit works by #HenryTaylor#MimiLauter#MarkGrotjahn#YukinoriYanagi, and ↑ #TomooGokita's "I Hadn't Anyone Till You" (2019)...
Blum & Poe Tokyo is pleased to present "Vong Co RAHZI," an exhibition inspired by the vastly influential visual and music artist known simply as EYE...
Come visit us @artbasel booth L18 — opening to the public tomorrow Thursday, June 13 — with work highlighting over 25 artists from our international program...
"Visions of Brazil is an essential undertaking in that it brings these artists and others into conversation...
Florian Maier-Aichen "The Limits of Control" – Opening tonight, Saturday, June 1, 6-8pmLos Angeles
Tony Lewis "Charlatan And Ultimately A Boring Man" Opening tomorrow night...
"As a whole, the uniqueness of Visions of Brazil: Reimagining Modernity from Tarsila to Sonia, lies in the exhibition's intimacy..."
The first European retrospective dedicated to Korean master Yun Hyong-keun at Palazzo Fortuny, Venice...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the worldwide representation of Japanese artist Yukinori Yanagi...
Blum & Poe is pleased to present the gallery's second solo exhibition with Chicago-based artist Tony Lewis...
Opening Saturday, June 1, 6-8pm—Blum & Poe is pleased to present “The Limits of Control,” Florian Maier-Aichen's sixth solo exhibition with the gallery...
Tomorrow, Saturday May 18, is the last day to see PARERGON: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s...
A throwback to 1997 — the first African American artist to represent the United States...
It is with deep reverence that Blum & Poe honors the passing of Nobuo Sekine (b. 1942; d. 2019)...
“MIXING THE SURREAL, THE SORDID, AND THE DOWNRIGHT STUPID, SCOTT MENDES’S VENICE! IS THE AR EXPERIENCE YOU NEVER DREAMED YOU’VE BEEN DREAMING OF!”– DAVID DUCHOVNY...
👏Congratulations Henry Taylor at @labiennale in Venice!...
See you tonight, Los Angeles! Saturday, May 4, Saicobab (featuring Yoshimi-O of Boredoms and OOIOO) play their FIRST US SHOW, and Otomo Yoshihide, seminal figure of the electro-acoustic improvisation genre...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the worldwide representation of the Harvey Quaytman Trust...
A pioneer of the Mono-ha movement in Japan, Lee Ufan developed a sculptural practice in the 1960s that explored the tension between natural and man-made materials...
New York! Tonight — Thursday, May 2, 6:30pm at the Americas Society...
Los Angeles! This Saturday May 4th — a special evening of rare performances by the pioneering Japanese artist OTOMO YOSHIHIDE...
“The body is a pulsating unknown, always a new vehicle of transformation...
This September marks twenty-five years since Blum & Poe first opened its doors in 1994...
Congratulations to Ryoji Ikeda, who will present work in the upcoming Venice Biennale!...
On the occasion of the synonymous exhibition opening at Blum & Poe New York  — join us for a panel discussion Thursday, May 2, 6:30pm at the Americas Society, New York
This Monday April 29, 7pm @lacma. Art historian Joan Kee will speak about the manifold works of artist Lee Ufan, who has become increasingly recognized as a significant force in the history of contemporary art...
Mark your calendars — upcoming public programs next week in Los Angeles! Presented with @theblackeditions on the occasion ofParergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s—PART II, curated by Mika Yoshitake
We’re excited to participate in the inaugural iteration of Object & Thing opening next week in Brooklyn, Friday May 3...
Zhu Jinshi's monumental “Wave of Materials” installation @lacma Exhibited as part of “The Allure of Matter: Material Art from China,” an exhibition curated by art historian and critic Wu Hung...
Happy Earth Day 🌍↑Anya Gallaccio's The light pours out of me (2012) — an amethyst chamber surrounded by obsidian and hornbeam hedge at Jupiter Artland, Edinburgh...

PART II of "Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s" Curated by Mika Yoshitake Until May 19...

@moca
@printedmatter_artbookfairs
Friday-Sunday! New titles and vinyl by Henry Taylor, Friedrich Kunath, Jim Shaw, Alma Allen and JB Blunk...

EYE / Boredoms last night @blumandpoe LA → part of Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s on view until May 19...

And it begins... Yukinori Yanagi's "Study for American Art – Three Flags" (2019) — in Part II of Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s — opening Saturday, April 6!...

Artist Kenji Yanobe testing out his Atom Car, along with his Tanking Machine (Rebirth) and Atom Suit in background. These darkly humorous works channel sci-fi and retro-futurist narratives in reaction to nuclear crisis....

Opening this Saturday, April 6, 6-8pm — PART II of Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s, curated by Mika Yoshitake...

"The first New York show of the exuberantly provocative African-American painter since his death, in 2009, at the age of eighty-three, is as startling as ever...

THIS SUNDAY April 7, 2-4pmJoin us for an artist roundtable at @japanhousela With Kenjiro Okazaki, Yukinori Yanagi, Kenji Yanobe, and curator Mika Yoshitake...

Art Basel Hong Kong! Booth 1B19, March 29-31, 2019...

Opening in Los Angeles Saturday, April 6, 6-8pm – With a live performance by EYE
Part II of Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s, Curated by Mika Yoshitake...

Agnès Varda, 1928-2019
With tremendous pride and respect, Blum & Poe was able to present three exhibitions with the self-described “old filmmaker and young visual artist” — the grandmother of the French New Wave, with a prolific career spanning over six decades...

Yoshitomo Nara → @japansociety_nyc
Nara intends that these bronze anthropomorphic works, which he calls "forest spirits," will outlive him and endure the forces of nature that threaten the world as they did in 2011 with the Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami...

Paintings and drawings from the 1970s by Robert ColescottOn view at Blum & Poe, New York until April 13...

Opening this Saturday in Tokyo—Ha Chong-hyun’s exhibition presents new and recent works from the Conjunction series that use rich hues of blue, red, and orange...

Closing this week! Part I of Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s, curated by Mika Yoshitake...

Noboru Tsubaki’s enormous, cadmium-yellow sculpture Fresh Gasoline (1989) evokes both sci-fi fantasy and monochrome horror...

Opening in Tokyo → March 23Blum & Poe is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new paintings by Ha Chong-hyun, his third solo show with the gallery, and his first solo presentation in Tokyo in fifteen years...

Closing this week—Penny Slinger's "Inside Out" presented @fortnight_institute, NYC in collaboration with Blum & Poe...

📣This Saturday, March 16, the REDCAT Award will be presented to Henry Taylor...

“This experience of searching, of being off balance, is akin to traveling: You may not know exactly where you’re going or how you’re going to get there, but you venture out nevertheless....

This April & May ~~ Please join us for a performance and public programming series on the occasion of PART II of PARERGON: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s, Curated by Mika Yoshitake...

On this International Women's Day — a big shout out to Yukie Ishikawa — a major force in "Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s," curated by Mika Yoshitake (another female force of original intellect and creativity 🔥)...

CONGRATULATIONS to DARREN BADER & HENRY TAYLOR!!!Both selected for the 58th Venice Biennale...

Closing this week in Tokyo —
Hugh Scott-Douglas:Thank You Thank You Thank YouThank You Thank You Thank You...

Now open to the public ~ @centrepompidoumetz presents a retrospective on the career of Lee Ufan, tracing the early works of the late 1960s to his most recent creations...

🔥ALMA ALLEN🔥in “Collective/Collectible,” the inaugural exhibition from @masagaleria, Mexico City, curated by Su Wu and Constanza Garza
📸: Genevieve Lutkin
@imrevolting #almaallen

"The single best show in town: ‘Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s,’ through March 23, which features a whole generation of the Tokyo neo-avant-garde." — Jason Farago via @nytimes 🙏
PARERGON, curated by @mikayoshitake
PART ONE on view until March 23
PART TWO opening April 6
#parergon 📸: @hitoheather

PARERGON — Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s, curated by @mikayoshitake

Part ONE now on view with work by 12 artists
Part TWO opening April 6 with work by 15 artists and public programs including live performance and artists talks...

 

Opening tomorrow at B&P NY — an exhibition of paintings and drawings by Robert Colescott — the first in New York since his passing in 2009...

Yoshitomo Nara installing his sculptures and ceramics @japansociety_nyc for the "E/trance" series of year-long art projects aimed at bringing visual art and interactive experiences into the institution's public spaces...

Closing this week ⏳~Gavin Kenyon / Mimi Lauter @slashartsf curated by Drew Heitzler...

OPENING WEDNESDAY, FEB 27 in NYC
Blum & Poe is pleased to present an exhibition of paintings and drawings by Robert Colescott...

ON VIEW in NYC → @fortnight_institute in collaboration with Blum & Poe presents “Inside Out,” an exhibition of seminal works by Penny Slinger...

🔊Blum & Poe LA will have extended gallery hours this weekend — open 10am-6pm on Sunday, February 17...

At the inaugural iteration of the @friezeartfair LA, Blum & Poe presents work by a number of Los Angeles-based artists...

You made it!
Dave Muller's hand-painted mural contextualizing 25 years of art at Blum & Poe against the cultural and historic landscape of Los Angeles — 
@friezeartfairopening tonight!...

Opening THURSDAY, February 14, 6-8pm
Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s, Curated by Mika Yoshitake

This Friday, February 15th at 1pm — Julian Hoeber and @_desertx curator Amanda Hunt will discuss Hoeber's artistic practice and its intersection with architecture and psychology...

If David Foster Wallace and Ed Ruscha had a lovechild with a proclivity for German Romanticism, their progeny may have created something like the art of Friedrich Kunath...

PARERGON: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s. A two-part exhibition curated by Mika Yoshitake. Opening February 14 at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles...

It’s about 'following the rainbow,' Ms. Camil said. 'It’s for the viewer to decide where the pot of gold is.'" — Pia Camil @_desertx via @wsjmag...

Julian Hoeber ... ready for you 👊 @_desertx and @friezeartfair...

On the occasion of the inaugural iteration of Frieze LA, and on the gallery's 25th anniversary, Blum & Poe is pleased to present work by a number of Los Angeles-based artists...

Happy lunar new year! 🌘🌗🌖🌕...

We're thrilled to collaborate with @fortnight_institute in NYC to present "Inside Out," an exhibition of work by Penny Slinger...

PARERGON: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s. A two-part exhibition curated by Mika Yoshitake. Opening February 14 at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles...

Congrats to Theodora Allen — her first exhibition in New York opened this week, “Weald” @kasmingallery...

THIS SATURDAY, JANUARY 26. FRIEDRICH KUNATH I Don't Worry Anymore. Book Launch Partywith a Special Performance By DESTROYER. 7-9 PM LOS ANGELES...

As a radically new substratefor language, Bader’s work is surprising, disorienting, evocative. Romantic, even. The very last work that most visitors will encounter at Blum & Poe...

On this #MLKday — Robert Colescott's "Heavenly Host & MLK" (1971) — a response to the 1971 refusal by Congress to move legislation forward for a Martin Luther King Jr. federal holiday...

Last day of @fogfair San Francisco ☁️

@fogfair @fogfair @fogfair@fogfairSan Francisco — Booth 208...

#HughScottDouglas's new show in Tokyo — “Thank You Thank You Thank You Thank You Thank You Thank You" — on view until March 9...

I visited the exhibition twice, and brought non-artist friends and family members back with me. It seemed to encapsulate important things about cities, race and class, artistic process, freedom, alchemy...

This week @fogfair San Francisco — Booth 208...

Join us tomorrow, Saturday January 12 @ 3PM for a lecture on Chung Sang-hwa with Getty scholar-in-residence Jung-Ah Woo...

Ready for 2019 like #tomoogokita
📷 / @mattbangser

Mark your calendars! This January 25-31 @anthologyfilmarchives in NYC — Experimental feminist films by Jane Arden, Niki de Saint Phalle & Penny Slinger

THIS FRIDAY // TOKYOHugh Scott-Douglas opens his fourth solo show with the gallery — “Thank You Thank You Thank You Thank You Thank You Thank You"...

"Enter Darren Bader's illusory oeuvre and find incursions, disintegrations, and restructurings of the familiar faces and facades of the art world..."

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