On Harvey Quaytman | Apsara DiQuinzio, Suzanne Hudson, Lindsay Preston Zappas | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

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...

In Conversation: Tony Lewis & Hamza Walker | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

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 & Hamza Walker | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

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 | 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 | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

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 | Anthology Film Archives, New York, 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 | 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 | 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 | 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...  

In Conversation: Lynda Benglis & Helen Molesworth | 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...

I see myself more in the role of a composer or director than a classical painter. I realized early on that I can work best by using things that already exist in our collective library...
“At The Noyes House: Blum & Poe, Mendes Wood DM and Object & Thing” opens online today, and in person at The Eliot Noyes House in New Canaan starting September 19...
Congratulations to Mohamed Bourouissa, who has been awarded the 2020 Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize...
#MimiLauter prints are now available via P.5 for NOLA—a print sale featuring the work of ten Prospect.5 artists to raise funds for organizations doing critical work in the city...
Now on view: Mori Art Museum, Tokyo presents “STARS: Six Contemporary Artists from Japan to the World” featuring works by #YoshitomoNara and #LeeUfan...
Mohamed Bourouissa’s “Brutal Family Roots”—an homage to the psychiatrist, political philosopher, and revolutionary Frantz Fanon...
Asuka Anastacia Ogawa opens September 23 at Blum & Poe, Tokyo ✨...
Opening this Saturday, September 12 in Los Angeles—Aaron Garber-Maikovska’s “4 from 3 dancers”...
Yo La Tengo’s “Sleepless Night” is coming October 9 ✨... This six-song EP released by @matadorrecords includes the new original tune “Bleeding”...
Opening September 12 in LA ... ⏰ Executed with rhythmic gestural movements, the energy flow captured through corporal channels in Aaron Garber-Maikovska’s painting process...
While the galleries are closed for summer break, visit the “Listening” section on Blum & Poe Broadcasts for playlists selected or inspired by a rotating cast of artists...
While the galleries are closed for summer break, visit the “Screening” section on Blum & Poe Broadcasts for a series of videos sharing artists’ anecdotes and narrations from behind the scenes...
September September...Opening September 12 at Blum & Poe Los Angeles, Aaron Garber-Maikovska’s “4 from 3 dancers”...
While the galleries are closed for summer break, visit the “Reading” section on Blum & Poe Broadcasts for essays, interviews, and musings to peruse while relaxing by the pool...
Coming to B&P Los Angeles this September ... The abstracted, embryonic figures depicted in Aaron Garber-Maikovska’s paintings...
Head to @galleryplatform.la to explore Mohamed Bourouissa’s continuing investigation of plants and botany in relation to psychotherapy...
NOW AVAILABLE to the augmented reality loving public—Darren Bader’s AR works—download via the free Acute Art app @acuteart_...
For a second online exhibition with @galleryplatform.la, Blum & Poe is pleased to present new work by Paris-based artist Mohamed Bourouissa...
Blum & Poe, Tokyo is pleased to present an exhibition of new paintings by Asuka Anastacia Ogawa...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a series of videos sharing artists’ anecdotes and narrations from behind the scenes. In episode 6, Zhu Jinshi discusses his recent practice...
Blum & Poe’s offices will close for a summer break ☀ Wishing everyone a relaxing summer-in-place—see you at the galleries in Los Angeles and Tokyo in September...
Now on view:  Punta della Dogana in Venice, Italy presents “Untitled, 2020: Three Perspectives on the Art of the Present,” conceived and curated by Caroline Bourgeois, Muna El Fituri and Thomas Houseago...
@chicago_manual_style is pleased to present the Chicago Edition of the international project "Four Flags," curated by Stephanie Cristello and Ruslana Lichtzier...
Theodora Allen, Friedrich Kunath, and Mimi Lauter contributed thoughts and musings on recent paintings made during lockdown in the latest edition of @lala_magazine...
After long-term COVID-19 closures “5,471 miles” is now on view at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles and Tokyo...
It's almost here!@criterioncollection’s “The Complete Films of Agnès Varda” will be available to purchase on August 11...
After long-term COVID-19 closures “5,471 miles” is now on view at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles and Tokyo...
“Sympathetic Magic,” organized by Bill Powers, is closing soon on Blum & Poe Broadcasts...
Now up on Blum & Poe Broadcasts— Visit a solo exhibition of recent small paintings by Beijing-based artist Zhu Jinshi...
Tune in to Alamo Drafthouse Cinema On Demand August 1-14 for a digital retrospective of Alejandro Jodorowsky’s filmography...
The National Art Center, Tokyo is now open with “Timeless Conversations 2020: Voices from Japanese Art of the Past and Present"...
On sale now:  @dublab presents an exclusive limited edition print by artist Dave Muller (@davemuller33333)...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes to yours. This week, Sam Durant reflects on his Iconoclasm series...
Yoshitomo Nara Paints What He Hears...  "Growing up in the far northern reaches of Honshu, Japan’s largest island, Yoshitomo Nara discovered the outside world through his ears..."
📣 Coming August 11... @criterioncollection’s “The Complete Films of Agnès Varda” brings together all 39 of Agnès Varda’s features, shorts, and documentaries for the first time...
Mohamed Bourouissa: “I want to represent people like me, see them in pictures. Twenty years ago in France, there were not a lot of images of Algerian or black people in books..."
After long-term COVID-19 closures, Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the opening of the Los Angeles and Tokyo galleries via limited reservations....
Zhu Jinshi discusses his recent practice, providing a rare glimpse into the reclusive artist’s thought processes and his Xiangtang studio...
Coming soon...Alejandro Jodorowsky's cult classics are coming together in meticulously restored 4K box set...
For some melodies while sheltering at home, Blum & Poe Broadcasts shares playlists selected or inspired by a rotating cast of artists...
Blum & Poe Broadcast is pleased to present a solo exhibition of recent small paintings by Beijing-based artist Zhu Jinshi...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts in collaboration with @mendeswooddm is pleased to present “Life Doesn’t Frighten Me,” a solo exhibition of works by Sonia Gomes...
Blum & Poe, @object_thing, and @mendeswooddm are pleased to present "At The Noyes House," a collaborative exhibition of works of contemporary art and design in the domestic setting...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts in collaboration with @mendeswooddm is pleased to present a historical survey of Kishio Suga...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents "Sympathetic Magic" organized by Bill Powers...
Yoshitomo Nara's postpone exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art is coming soon... 
On July 7, join 
@a4d_artistsfordemocracy and @swingleft 
for a virtual talk with Mimi Lauter, who will discuss her work as an activist...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings...
More scenes from Sam Durant's Iconoclasmigram series show a now familiar sight...
Uplink Kichijōji, Tokyo, in collaboration with Blum & Poe, is pleased to present an exhibition of works by pascALEjandro...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents the fourth episode in a series of videos sharing artists' anecdotes and narrations...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts in collaboration with Mendes Wood DM is pleased to present a historical survey of Kishio Suga...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts in collaboration with Mendes Wood DM is pleased to present "Life Doesn't Frighten Me," a solo exhibition of works by Sonia Gomes...
We’re down to the final hours... @ArtBasel...
"Bryan Stevenson of the Equal Justice Institute cites Germany when he talks about his remarkable National Memorial for Peace and Justice..."

Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a preview of a forthcoming exhibition "Sympathetic Magic" organized by Bill Powers...

Have you visited @ArtBasel yet? Click to link in bio to view works... 
Broadcasts: Kishio Suga - Episode 5: Kishio Suga reflects on the experience of re-creating the installation of "Soft Concrete" in Los Angeles and Milan...
Sam Durant's Iconoclasmigram series continues...
@ArtBasel is now live...
Blum & Poe, in collaboration with Mendes Wood DM and in conjunction with Pace Gallery, is pleased to announce the representation of São Paulo-based Brazilian artist Sonia Gomes...
"The first quarter of 2020 will definitely be unforgettable. We have experienced an abundance of panic, anxiety, loneliness, and solitude..." 
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings from our publications archives and network...
lum & Poe is pleased to participate in the second iteration of @ArtBasel Online with a rotating showcase of paintings, photography, sculpture...
Scenes from history that are more than familiar today as we finally see confederate mounments falling...
Thank you to our community. We're grateful to share this week's fundraising efforts have thus far reached over $90,000 for the two vital Los Angeles organizations... 
UPDATE! We're so grateful to announce that we've been able to raise $6,000 for Black Lives Matter Los Angeles! Let's keep it going and reach the $10,000 donation match goal!⁣⁣...
UPDATE 🔥🔥🔥⁣In just 24 hours we were able to meet the $10,000 fundraising challenge for @TheUndergroundMuseum! We're so inspired and grateful to our community for investing in this unique and beloved asset to LA arts and culture...
We stand in solidarity with Black Lives Matter and the current uprising against systemic racism, police brutality and social and economic injustice...
We stand in solidarity with #blacklivesmatter and our LA and NY communities in demanding justice for George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and countless others.⁣..
📢 Available now: “Yoshitomo Nara” by Yeewan Koon (London and New York: Phaidon, 2020)⁣ 📖...
“I first saw Robert Colescott’s work as a seventeen-year-old gallery intern in Chicago around the time of his exhibition at the United States Pavilion at the 1997 Venice Biennale..."
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents six artworks selected by gallery staff members. This is the first in a series of online exhibitions showcasing work that has resonated with those who work intimately with these pieces...
"Nobuo Sekine and I had many conversations during our travels. In fact, they were more than just travels—we were blessed with opportunities to exhibit together..."
Sam Durant introduces a new video series titled Instagram iconoclasm, or iconoclasmigram: “We need a bit of gentleness in the time of the corona pandemic..."
Penny Slinger continues her new photo collage series titled My Body in a Box with “ROSE GARDEN EFFIGY.” This ongoing project created during these last weeks of self-isolation...
In focus this week—an essay by Lowery Stokes Sims from “Art and Race Matters: The Career of Robert Colescott” (New York: Rizzoli Electa, 2019), a comprehensive volume devoted to the life and work of pioneering African American artist Robert Colescott...
Richard Kovitch’s “Penny Slinger: Out of the Shadows” is now available in the US!⁣⁣ The film unravels the incredible, untold story of the artist Penny Slinger and the traumatic events that led to the creation of her masterpiece...
lum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes to yours. This month, Lee Ufan reflects on the effect of the pandemic on humanity...
For some melodies while sheltering at home, tune in to the Broadcasts channel on Spotify for playlists selected by a rotating cast of artists...
It’s live!⁣Follow along as MOCA LA Director Klaus Biesenbach connects with Mark Grotjahn for a studio visit from the artist’s home studio in Los Angeles...
VerifiedIn 1969, Penny Slinger began what would become a seven-year period of deep introspection...
Miss seeing art in person? Drive-By-Art is an outdoor public art exhibition that is experienced from the safety and intimacy of one’s own automobile...
We stand with our Asian neighbors in the face of the racist and xenophobic violence and harassment they face as scapegoats for the COVID-19 virus...
Knowledge of the Past is the Key to the Future...⁣⁣The Hammer Museum's next Lunchtime Art Talk is led by associate curator Erin Christovale...
The first comprehensive publication on renowned California-based artist JB Blunk is out now!...
The L.A. gallery veterans have an air of indie swagger that’s rare in the big-money art world...
Thank god! Coming this August...⁣@criterioncollection’s "The Complete Films of Agnès Varda" brings together all 39 of Agnès Varda's features...
Dave Muller’s roving project Three Day Weekend presents “The Gallery is Closed”—a continually expanding exhibition projected on images of our empty galleries...
his winter the historic Neutra VDL Studio and Residences in Silver Lake hosted the work of artist Shio Kusaka...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes to yours. This week, Tony Lewis discusses making art and fighting cabin fever...
“In the fall of 1968, a huge cylindrical cavity and protrusion appeared⁣in the concourse of Suma Rikyū Park. It was a mysterious sight..."
VerifiedShared in three parts over the course of three weeks, Theodora Allen offers a series of readings of selected poems...
Have you seen Solange Pessoa’s “Longilonge” at @ballroommarfa? Visit the link in bio to see a tribute to Pessoa’s first US museum exhibition...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings from our publications...
On Thursday, May 14th, Dave Muller will join Orange County Museum of Art Senior Curator Cassandra Coblentz for a live Q&A about Muller’s original DJ mix...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a short film profile on Nobuo Sekine, narrated by curator Mika Yoshitake with previously unseen footage of the artist...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a tribute to the late Nobuo Sekine, one of the central figures of the Mono-ha movement in Japan...
oin Blum & Poe and other galleries, museums, artists, and cultural institutions who are boycotting Uline for their discriminatory practices...
Penny Slinger continues a new photo collage series titled My Body in⁣⁣⁣ a Box—an ongoing project created during these last weeks of self-isolation...
When news of a novel coronavirus arrived in the United States in early January, xenophobia was not far behind. The rise of anti-Asian and anti-Asian American racism during the COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare deep racial inequities in the United States...
Shared in three parts over the course of three weeks, Theodora Allen offers a series of readings of selected poems by Oscar Wilde, James Tate, and Richard Brautigan...
Dave Muller’s roving project Three Day Weekend presents “The Gallery is Closed”...
"The struggle Dunham evokes is something ancient and general, a piece of our primitive past that has been willfully semi-forgotten, and then reimagined in appropriately primitive terms..."
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes to yours. This week, Penny Slinger shares a new photo collage series titled My Body in a Box...
Blum & Poe is proud to support the LA Art Workers Relief Fund, an emergency fund providing grants to LA-based art industry workers...
This winter the historic Neutra VDL Studio and Residences in Silver Lake hosted the work of artist Shio Kusaka in a project curated by Douglas Fogle and Hanneke Skerath...
Engaging directly with this shared global experience of pandemic-motivated social distancing, Blum & Poe Broadcasts, Dave Muller, and Three Day Weekend present an online group exhibition titled "The Gallery is Closed"...
Blum & Poe is pleased to be one of 60+ Los Angeles art galleries which have joined together to create the online platform @galleryplatform.la...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings from our publications archives and network...
Shared in three parts over the course of three weeks, Theodora Allen offers a series of readings of selected poems by Oscar Wilde, James Tate, and Richard Brautigan...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes⁣ to yours. As an offering during anxiety-provoking times, check out Jim Shaw’s “Stress Relief Coloring Book.”
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents the second episode in a series of vertical videos sharing artists’ anecdotes and narrations from behind the scenes.⁣..
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a focus on the practice of Brazilian artist Solange Pessoa in conjunction with her first US museum exhibition currently installed at @ballroommarfa...
Opening TOMORROW, Saturday 4/25⁣. Over a month after closing our gallery doors, Blum & Poe Broadcasts, Dave Muller, and Three Day Weekend present an online group exhibition titled “The Gallery is Closed.”

“Real art doesn’t age, because it’s about connecting with an idea. Art is logical..."

This one goes out to you Mother Earth 🙏⁣Nobuo Sekine's "Phase-Mother Earth" (1968)...
“Music can be something that’s foreign or something that’s familiar, and you can travel in that to where you want somebody to feel..."
“It was interesting because although we put so much time and effort into it, it was like a Tibetan sand painting in that after the shows were done, it disappeared. It was gone again.”⁣⁣⁣...
For some melodies for those of you sheltering at home, tune in to the Broadcasts channel on Spotify...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings...
Back by popular demand! Yoshitomo Nara has just released a new set of the print “Marching on a Butterbur Leaf,” made specifically for Dallas Contemporary...
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣⁣⁣⁣ Lee Ufan: "Open Dimension" at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden...
"This new reality of the rest of the world slowing down should help us all focus..."

“With an undulating grace and imaginitive approach to narrative identity, Ogawa offers a world that is more than her memory..."

Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣⁣ “Linderism” at Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, UK...
"Conflict and reconciliation within the United States is no different than conflict and reconciliation around the world..."
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes to yours...
“Of course, being a woman often means being marginalized, but this was not the reason the work had its difficulties with institutions and markets..."
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a focus on the practice of Japanese-Brazilian artist Asuka Anastacia Ogawa...
“[Alma Allen’s] objects—a series of quirky, organic curvilinear forms, hand-carved from stone and reminiscent of single-cell organisms..."
“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...
Some good news! We are happy to support @SwingLeft with “Steadily In Our View: An Art Auction & Fundraiser To Benefit Swing Left”...
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣ Yoshitomo Nara’s monumental 26 ft urethane on bronze sculpture “Miss Forest (LACMA Version)” (2020)...
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...
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...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce our participation in Art Basel’s Online Viewing Rooms...
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...
For those on the Los Angeles art fair circuit this weekend, Blum & Poe recommends Fomo Haber’s booth at @Felixartfair...
Now through Sunday @friezeartfair LA, booth B3:...
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...
Shio Kusaka, curated by Douglas Fogle and Hanneke Skerath, is up now at Neutra VDL Studio and Residences!⁣...
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles will be open Sunday, February 16, 10am-6pm, for extended hours during Frieze LA...
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...
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.⁣..
Thanks to @robertasmithnyt for featuring Henry Taylor: "NIECE COUSIN KIN LOOK HOW LONG IT'S BEEN" on the @nytimes...
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)...
Blum & Poe is at Art Basel Miami Beach through tomorrow, Sunday December 8—visit us at booth B17 ✨...
🎯Beginning this week with a well deserved congratulations to Lee Ufan...
🔥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 🔥...
Henry Taylor, Yoshitomo Nara, Mimi Lauter, Asuka Anastacia Ogawa, Kazumi Nakamura, Alexander Tovborg, and more at Art Basel Miami Beach...
📢Los Angeles!⁣⁣⁣ Join us this Saturday, Dec 7 at 2pm for a discussion with Apsara DiQuinzio and Suzanne Hudson, moderated by Lindsay Preston Zappas...
We're getting ready for the 2019 edition of Art Basel, Miami Beach!⁣...
We’re down to the final day of La Biennale di Venezia — last chance see works by Henry Taylor and Darren Bader in Venice...
In partnership with Drag City, Blum & Poe is pleased to present Friedrich Kunath's “Songs Build Little Rooms in Time”...
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"...
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...
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...
Solange Pessoa: "Longilonge" opens this Friday, November 15 at Ballroom Marfa — the artist's first solo museum exhibition in the United States.⁣⁣⁣..
Tomorrow night at MFA Boston!⁣⁣ Join Yoshitomo Nara as he discusses how he gives form to sensitivity and how his works come to life...
“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..."
New York! Join us tonight for a screening of LINK. Written and directed by Mohamed Bourouissa, produced by Unemployed Magazine...
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...
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...
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 ⁣♾⁣...
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...
Blum & Poe is pleased to present the gallery's first solo exhibition with Yukinori Yanagi — opening tonight, 6-8pm, at Blum & Poe, Tokyo...
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...
Tokyo! Today is the last day to see Friedrich Kunath: "Live Forever" - don't miss it!⁣...
"I am observing everything. Right now I’m looking at this railing. When I was in Paris I painted people in the window...
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.⁣..
Now on at @FIACparis:⁣"Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s" Selections...
At Schinkel Pavillon, "hallucinatory and allegorical landscapes conjured from the imaginations of Victor Man, Jill Mulleady, and Issy Wood are staged in dialogue...
📣 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...
For the record! #robertcolescott @jeopardy
Friedrich Kunath: "Live Forever" opens Saturday, September 7, 6-8pm in Tokyo...
📢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...
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