Cobi Moules and his upcoming exhibition, New Kid on the Block, were featured on New York's favorite news channel, NY1, this morning with Stephanie Simon and her segment titled Your Weekend Starts Now!. To see a sneak peek of the show, click here. The show opens tonight and will be up until March 5th, 2016.
Many thanks to Alison Nastasi at Flavorwire for featuring Cobi Moules and his newest body of work New Kid on the Block. To read the article, click here. Please join us for the exhibition opening on February 4th, 2016 from 6-8pm.
Lyons Wier Gallery would like to thank Matthew Jones at The Odyssey for his lifestyle article on Fahamu Pecou and his visit to Morehouse College. To read the article, click here.
Fahamu Pecou has a new show up in Atlanta, GA at The National Center for Civil and Human Rights. The exhibition, Talking Drum, will be open through August 20, 2016. If you are in Atlanta any time before then, please stop by and take a look at the show! The center's hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 10am to 5pm and Sunday 12pm to 5pm. Thank you Jacinta Howard for her write up in Creative Loafing ATL! To read the article, click here.
Love is in the air! For art that is. Lyons Wier Gallery is pleased to announce our participation in the Palm Springs Art Fair in Palm Springs, CA. In celebration of Valentine's Day, President's Day, and best of all, the Palm Springs Modernism Week, we will be featuring works by Alex Couwenberg, Jae Yong Kim, James Austin Murray, Jeff Muhs, Edie Nadelhaft, and Mark Zimmermann. If you happen to be in Palm Springs from February 11-14, 2016, visit us in booth 314. Tickets benefit the Palm Springs Art Museum, and you can click here to get yours today!
Thank you to Fjords Review for featuring Edie Nadelhaft's hand made glass sculptures from her recent series titled Better Living Thru Chemistry: Generation X on the cover of their latest magazine issue. To see more, click here.
Lyons Wier Gallery would like to thank Karen Rile at Cleaver Magazine for featuring Michelle Doll and an inside look at her work in Works on Love. To read the article, please click here.
Lyons Wier Gallery thanks Studio International and Natasha Kurchanova for their insightful interview with Cayce Zavaglia for her current exhibition About-Face. Cayce Zavaglia: "I have always wanted my work to be about the portrait and the process. I strive to keep these two aspects of painting in balance..." click here to continue.
Lyons Wier Gallery will be exhibiting at Pulse Miami in Booth N-107 from December 1 - 5, 2015, located at Indian Beach Park, 4601 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140 (MAP). We will be showing all new works by Fahamu Pecou, James Rieck, and Cayce Zavaglia! For more information click here.
Lyons Wier Gallery thanks The Culture Trip for a great article covering our current exhibition, Unlimited Potential, curated by James Austin Murray. We are mentioned as one of Chelsea's best exhibitions for the summer of 2015! To read the article, click here.
We are extremely excited to announce that artist Fahamu Pecou, has been commissioned to create four murals throughout the MARTA rail system in Atlanta, GA that will explore issues of access, mobility and public transportation. The first installation will be at the King Memorial MARTA Station, followed by Oakland City MARTA Station, Hamilton E. Holmes MARTA Station, and a forth station to be named on a later date. Click here to read more.
Lyons Wier Gallery will be exhibiting at Market Art + Design Hamptons, July 9 - 12, 2015 - Fairview Farm at Mecox
19 Horsemill Lane, Bridgehampton, NY 11931 (MAP). We will be featuring Stephanie Hirsch, Jae Yong Kim, Jeff Muhs, James Austin Murray, Angelo Musco,
Edie Nadelhaft, with graffiti furniture by Glosley. For free admission CLICK HERE.
Lyons Wier Gallery is proud to announce that artist, Angelo Musco has been featured in three articles this past weekend, The Modern Met, Stupid Dope, and Design Taxi, all covering his new series, Aves. One image from this series, P1, is currently on display in our group show, The MayFair Exhibition. To read the articles about Angelo and his work, please click on the following links:
Lyons Wier Gallery is proud to announce that artist, Chris Cosnowski has been selected to participate in the upcoming juried group show, Art by America: A National Review of Two-Dimensional Contemporary Art, and has won The Juror's Award. The show, curated by James Yood and Ginny Voedisch, will be on display at The Art House in Chicago, Illinois, from June 1-30, 2015.
Lyons Wier Gallery opens The MAYFAIR Exhibition on April 23rd, 2015. This survey exhibition of gallery artists offers local and international visitors who make the May art fair pilgrimage each year a chance to view our stable of artists that would have otherwise been presented within the confines of an art fair booth. We invite you to visit the gallery for a respite from the May fair mayhem and take in the best that Lyons Wier Gallery has to offer. Please CLICK HERE to see the exhibition in it's entirety. The MAYFAIR Exhibition is on display through May 23rd.
Lyons Wier Gallery is proud to announce that artist, Stephanie Hirsch has been selected to be an artist in residence at P3 Studio in The Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas, NV, in partnership with The Art Production Fund. Stephanie's show, #LightSeeker, will help guests explore how personal energies, dark and light, manifest themselves in the world, visually as well as through written and spoken words, and how belief can be used as a force for change. To read more about the show and view the press release, please CLICK HERE.
In conjunction with Wifredo Lam: Imagining New Worlds, the HIGH Museum of Art will present two solo exhibitions by leading contemporary American artists Jose Parla and Fahamu Pecou. In their concurrent exhibitions, on view February 14 through May 24, 2015, Brooklyn-based Parla and Atlanta-based Pecou will respond to the work of Lam, providing contemporary perspectives on his life and career. To learn more, CLICK HERE.
Lyons Wier Gallery will be exhibiting at PULSE NY, March 5-8, 2015. We will be featuring new works by artists, Jeff Muhs and James Austin Murray.
Lyons Wier Gallery is proud to announce that The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia will be featuring a solo exhibition by artist, Fahamu Pecou. The exhibition, GRAV-I-TY, will be up on display from December 13, 2014 - February 14, 2015, with the opening reception on December 12, 2014 from 6:30-8:30pm. If you're in town, don't miss the artist talk with Fahamu on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 7pm.
Click HERE for more information.
Lyons Wier Gallery will be exhibiting at Market Art + Design, July 10 - 13, 2014 - Bridgehampton Historical Society, 2368 Montauk Hwy, Bridgehampton, NY. We will be featuring a solo position for James Austin Murray with works available by Jeff Muhs and Edie Nadelhaft. For free admission CLICK HERE.
Lyons Wier Gallery will be hosting a SUMMER SESSIONS 2014 event series starting with a tribute to pioneer gallerist and avid cigar enthusiast Ivan Karp (1926-2012) titled EVERYTHING'S OK, June 8-12. The EASTMAN Collective and Quiet Lunch Magazine will present Boris Bernard "Barbaric Yawp" from June 14 - 17, and Lyons Wier Gallery is pleased to present "Voyeur" curated by Dina Brodsky featuring artwork by James Adelman, Luis Borrero, Dina Brodsky, Diana Corvelle, Bonnie DeWitt, Michelle Doll, Joshua Henderson, Judith Klausner, Maria Kreyn, Amber Lia-Coppel, Cory Morgenstein, Tun Myaing & Mitra Walter.
Lyons Wier Gallery is pleased to present Glosley as our featured artist at Volta NY this year, March 6-9, 2014. Volta NY is an invitational show of emerging solo artists' projects and a showcase for relevant art contemporary positions. Positioning historically and culturally significant subjects within a strongly visceral and highly textured figurative expressionism, Glosley's paintings reflect the emotional complexity shaping his relationship to these figures through a portraiture that is at once provocative, grotesque and deeply reverent.
Lyons Wier Gallery will be exhibiting at Context Art Miami, December 3-8, 2013. We will be featuring an installation by Greg Haberny titled "Side Effects May Vary". CLICK HERE for free admission passes.
Lyons Wier Gallery will be exhibiting at Art Miami, December 3-8, 2013. Featured artists include: Chrisa Biddy, Chris Cosnowski, James Gortner, Stephanie Hirsch, Anthony Mastromatteo, Cobi Moules, Aaron Nagel, Tim Okamura, Fahamu Pecou, James Rieck, & Cayce Zavaglia.
CLICK HERE for free admission passes.
Lyons Wier Gallery will be exhibiting at Art Southampton, July 25-29, 2013. Featured artists include: Chrisa Biddy, Alex Bierk, james Gortner, Anthony Mastromatteo, Glosley, Cobi Moules, Aaron Nagel, Melodie Provenzano, james Rieck & Cayce Zavaglia.
CLICK HERE for free admission passes.
Fahamu Pecou is featured in "Nasher Focuses on Artists of African Descent
An installation in honor of the 50th anniversary of black students at Duke". The show includes Radcliffe Bailey, Barkley L. Hendricks, Thomas Hirschhorn, Zanele Muholi, Robert Pruitt, Nari Ward, Carrie Mae Weems and Kehinde Wiley, among others.
Click here for details.
Lyons Wier Gallery will be exhibiting at VOLTA NY, March 7 - 10, 2013
Stephanie Hirsch, Laura Ortiz Vega & Cayce Zavaglia reviewed in SURFACE DESIGN magazine. A trio of shows at Lyons Wier Gallery
spotlights three artists.
by Lois Martin.
Stephanie Hirsch is profiled in the July 4th issue of Hamptons Magazine. The work will debut at artMRKT Hamptons.
"Board of education: Stephanie Hirsch Catches a New Wave of Inspiration by Turning Surfboards into Works of Art" by Jennifer Demeritt
Great mention in FLAVORWIRE featuring Lyon Wier Shashoua Artist in Residence Jason Maas.
"Amusing Drawings of America's Founding Fathers Duking It Out" by Alison Nastasi
Laura Ortiz Vega & Fahamu Pecou are selected for inclusion in the West Collects 2012 initiative:
West Collects 2012 Artist List
Cayce Zavaglia featured in:
Elle Decor Magazine
Stitch by stitch, the artist creates portairts that are are eerie as they are compelling.
Fahamu Pecou work featured in Benrimon Contemporary
"CONFIGURED" GROUP EXHIBITION, MARCH 1 - APRIL 14
Stephanie Hirsch featured in NY Daily News
"2012 FASHION WEEK: PILLOW ART TO COMFORT VIPS"
Cayce Zavaglia featured in Yatzer Magazine: Dec 2011
"THE PHOTO REALISTIC EMBROIDERED PORTRAITS OF CAYCE ZAVAGLIA"
Melodie Provenzano featured in Air Tran Magazine: Dec 2011
"THE ARTISTIC PROCESS"
Cayce Zavaglia featured in Design Milk
"EMBROIDERED PORTRAITS BY CAYCE ZAVAGLIA"
Tim Okamura Interviewed on NPR
"African-American Women Through Eyes Of Multiracial Artist"