An exhibition of new paintings by Los Angeles-based artist Jim Shaw is his first at Simon Lee Gallery London since 2016. As the United States prepares for its upcoming Presidential election, Shaw is more analytical and daring than ever before in his satirical depictions and social commentary.
A warped bench, virtual reality, algorithms, Picasso and camouflaged paintings.
In new exhibition Toby Ziegler explores the complex relationships between experience and memory, image and data, through the twin lens of figuration and abstraction.
The sudden longing to collapse 30 years of distance from Toby Ziegler explores the complex relationships between experience and memory, image and data, through the twin lens of figuration and abstraction.
Lockdowns have been in place long enough by now that galleries have had time to home their digital content beyond simply putting up what would have been in the gallery. Simon Lee’s Mel Bochner viewing room, for example, gives us various texts, a film and a discussion with the New York based artist which, alongside the images, provides a comprehensive overview of his practice (to 17th May)
Simon Lee Gallery to present Puzzled Daydreams, a solo exhibition by Hong Kong-based artist Chris Huen Sin Kan. Bringing together new paintings and works on paper
WET SLIT is a solo exhibition of new works by Bolivian-American artist Donna Huanca. This is Huanca’s debut exhibition with Simon Lee Gallery and her first solo show in London since SCAR CYMBALS.
Simon Lee Gallery is to present the European premiere of New York-based artist Marilyn Minter’s video work My Cuntry
This is the artist’s debut exhibition with the gallery and her first solo presentation in the UK in thirty years.
Metal is a group exhibition of sculptures in metal produced between 1968 and 1990. The exhibition comprises works created by some of the most prominent and innovative artists of the twentieth century.
Wormhole is New York-based artist Leelee Kimmel first solo exhibition in the UK, part of Simon Lee Gallery’s Viewing Room programme.
Are you a namist? I only ask because I’m pretty sure I can be. Dash Snow, Zipora Fried, Jack Strange – I immediately want to know what lies behind such names. David Smith, Sarah Jones, Ralph Brown – the urge, quite unfairly, diminishes.
How much explanation can art reasonably require?
There are lots of art events happening in London; talks, workshops, tours, discussions and many many more! To help you with the choice Jenny Judova from Art Map London has picked the events to visit.
A Year of art in review
Monday is GEORGE CONDO Day
Simon Lee Gallery has an exhibition of new paintings by renowned American artist George Condo opening tomorrow.
Simon Lee Gallery has an exhibition of new paintings by renowned American artist George Condo.
Finding inspiration from repeatedly reproduced images sourced from the Internet, Ziegler’s works renegotiate one’s relationship with the imagery that constantly inundates us. His paintings and sculptures trace an analogy between erosion and reinvention, fragmentation and the whole, confronting the idea of memory in an age of digital technology, as well as – what the artist considers – the creative process of looking.
Alexandra Mir, Triumph, 2,529 trophies, 2009. Image courtesy of the artist 1. SOUTH LONDON GALLERY PURSUIT OF PERFECTION : THE… Read More
To know Shaw’s work is a definite advantage in viewing this exhibition. To appreciate the work one must first know that it is about the changing cycles of doctrines.