richard artschwager!

FLAT WORLD 

Richard Artschwager, Tauba Auberbach, Will Boone, Jeff Elrod, Robert Grosvenor, Peter Halley, Lee Lozano, John Mason and Charlotte Posenenske

June 26 — August 15, 2015
Organized by Karma at David Kordansky, Los Angeles, CA

Image: Will Boone, DOOR, 2015. Acrylic on canvas, 100 x 72 x 1 ¾ inches

This week is your last chance to catch Richard Artschwager!, the comprehensive retrospective that showcases the artist’s groundbreaking exploration of sculpture, painting, and drawing.

Richard Artschwager (b. 1923), Exclamation Point (Chartreuse), 2008. Plastic bristles on a mahogany core painted with latex, 65 × 22 × 22 in. (165.1 × 55.9 × 55.9 cm). Gagosian Gallery, New York. © Richard Artschwager. Photograph by Robert McKeever

On behalf of the Whitney Museum, The Standard, New York, and High Line Art, we’d like to congratulate the winner of our blps photo contest Sarah Butler. Here’s one of her great submissions.

Learn more about Richard Artschwager, the artist behind the blps, on whitney.org.

Artist and poet John Yau joins exhibition curator Jennifer Gross to discuss specific works on view in our current Richard Artschwager retrospective. Each work was selected by Gross and Yau for the ways it highlights particular aspects of Artschwager’s groundbreaking and highly influential practice.

Listen to the audio on our website.

Jennifer Gross and John Yau discuss the work of Richard Artschwager. Photograph by Tiffany Oelfke