Destroyer at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

January 26, 2019

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

Art on the Underground | 'The Bower of Bliss' by Linder for Southwark Station, London, UK

November 9, 2018

Artist Linder tells us more about her multi-faceted commission at Southwark station for Art on the Underground - 'The Bower of Bliss'...

Elephant | Friedrich Kunath: Artists in Rooms Looking at Pictures

July 27, 2018

Friedrich Kunath shares his gut responses to a wide range of images. Created by Katya Tylevich and Alexei Tylevich.

Anya Gallaccio at Lindisfarne Castle

May 23, 2018

A new exhibition by internationally renowned artist Anya Gallaccio brings a landscape of colour to the newly-restored Lindisfarne Castle...

SCAD | Pia Camil's "Fade into Black" Kicks Off deFine Art, Savannah, GA

February 26, 2018

To celebrate the begging of SCAD's 2018 deFINE ART, artist Pia Camil brought her public performance of "Fade Into Black" to Forsyth Park, Savannah, GA...

SCI-Arc | Lynda Benglis at Blum & Poe

February 13, 2018

SCI-Arc faculty member Kavior Moon discusses the linkages between form, process, and materials in Lynda Benglis' latest self-titled exhibition of recent works at Blum & Poe gallery...

NOWNESS | Julian Schnabel at Philip Johnson's Glass House

August 9, 2017

Built between 1949 and 1995 by architect Philip Johnson, The Glass House in New Canaan, Connecticut, has become a place of pilgrimage for lovers of modern and contemporary painting and sculpture...

Minneapolis Institute of Art | Dave Muller, Now Where Were We?

March 27, 2017

Artist Dave Muller asks these questions in Now Where Were We?, his temporary re-installation of Minneapolis Institute of Art's contemporary art galleries...

Whitney Biennial 2017 | Henry Taylor

March 24, 2017

Henry Taylor makes paintings that confront the increasingly visible racial tensions between law enforcement and the communities they serve. In this studio visit, he discusses his process and source imagery...

Film Trailer | Penny Slinger: Out Of The Shadows

March 4, 2017

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...

Pirellli HangarBicocca | Kishio Suga, "Situations"

December 20, 2016

Kishio Suga's “Situations” is the first European retrospective dedicated to Kishio Suga (b. 1944 in Morioka, Japan)...

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art | Nobuo Sekine Interview: Sensibility of a Rock

December 6, 2016

“I create works with the perspective of admiration for nature. I believe that my job is to convey the richness of nature to viewers.” Japanese artist Nobuo Sekine’s sculptures defy gravity. Learn how he got the idea to elevate a rock – and make it fly...

2016 American Craft Council Awards | Françoise Grossen

October 10, 2016

Françoise Grossen is a 2016 inductee into the American Craft Council College of Fellows...

SCI-Arc | Julian Hoeber & Cayetano Ferrer in Conversation at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

September 27, 2016

A conversation with artists Julian Hoeber and Cayetano Ferrer discussing Hoeber’s recent exhibition at Blum & Poe...

NOWNESS | Private View: Carroll Dunham

April 28, 2016

In a new film from New York-based production company How Follows What, director Sam Fleischner captures the artist’s unique process...

Vernissage TV | Kazumi Nakamura at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

September 15, 2015

The current exhibition at the gallery Blum & Poe in Los Angeles is Japanese artist Kazumi Nakamura's first solo exhibition in the United States...

MOCA Cleveland | Tony Lewis on His Nail, Rubber Band, and Graphite Drawings

June 2, 2015

Tony Lewis on his installation of a large text piece, visible from MOCA Cleveland's monumental stair...

TateShots | Linder – The Ultimate Form

May 16, 2013

This new dance performance by the artist Linder was inspired by Barbara Hepworth's monumental sculpture The Family of Man...

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

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!...

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...

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

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...

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...

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

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...

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

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...

Ready for 2019 like #tomoogokita
📷 / @mattbangser

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

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..."

Blum & Poe wishes you a very happy holiday season! ❄️...

"These 10 Artists Broke into the Art Market Big Leagues in 2018" — today via @artsy 👏

What do the images of the planet look like when they are circulated by surplus producers?...

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