Panel at Marianne Boesky Gallery

Presentation Date: 

Thursday, June 21, 2018


Marianne Boesky Gallery, NYC

A panel discussion, moderated by art critic William J. Simmons and featuring Melissa Gordon, Lisa Oppenheim, and Eileen Quinlan, will take place on June 21, at 5:00 PM,  followed by the opening reception 6:00 – 8:00 PM.  

Marianne Boesky Gallery is pleased to present The Mechanics of Fluids, a group exhibition curated by Brussels-based artist Melissa Gordon. The exhibition explores the evolution of abstraction through the lens of feminist theory and invites critical dialogue on longstanding narratives around the genre’s development. Charting a wide trajectory of approaches and techniques, The Mechanics of Fluids will include works by Lynda Benglis, Elisa Breton, Helen Frankenthaler, Jacqueline Humphries, Lisa Oppenheim, Laura Owens, Charlotte Posenenske, Josephine Pryde, Eileen Quinlan, Amy Sillman, and Mika Tajima, as well as an architectural intervention and work by Gordon.