JACK SHAINMAN GALLERY: THE SCHOOL
MELEKO MOKGOSI and STATUS QUO
Jack Shainman Gallery’s The School is pleased to present an exhibition of three works by Meleko Mokgosi and a group exhibition, Status Quo, on view through April 12, 2015.
Mokgosi received his BA from Williams College in 2007 and participated in the Whitney Museum of American Art’s Independent Study program that same year. He then received his MFA from the University of California Los Angeles in 2011, and was an Artist in Residence at the Studio Museum in Harlem from 2011-2012. He has an upcoming solo exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, MA; opening April 22, 2015. His work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally at venues including the Botswana National Gallery, Gaborone, Botswana; The Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art Museum, Peekskill, NY; The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY; the Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Culture Center, Los Angeles, CA; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA; and the Lyon Museum of Contemporary Art, Lyon, France. His work is included in public collections such as the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY; the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; the Alfond Collection of Contemporary Art for Rollins College, Winter Park, FL; and the Colby Museum of Art, Waterville, ME.
The group exhibition Status Quo includes work by Vito Acconci, El Anatsui, Radcliffe Bailey, Tim Bavington, Nayland Blake, Yoan Capote, Nick Cave, Gehard Demetz, Vibha Galhotra, Isa Genzken, Kay Hassan, David Ireland, Titus Kaphar, Kerry James Marshall, Enrique Martínez Celaya, Richard Mosse, Reinhard Mucha, Adi Nes, Jackie Nickerson, Manuel Ocampo, Odili Donald Odita, Toyin Odutola, Susana Solano, Jessica Stockholder, Leslie Wayne, Carrie Mae Weems, James Welling, Hank Willis Thomas, and Carlos Vega.
Upcoming exhibitions at the gallery include Hayv Kahraman, How Iraqi Are You? opening February 27th and on view through April 4th at 513 West 20th Street. Concurrently on view at 524 West 24th Street will be an exhibition of work by Michael Snow. Our next exhibition at The School will open May 17th and will feature a solo show of works by El Anatsui. The School is open on Saturdays from 11 am to 5 pm. For additional information and photographic material please contact the gallery at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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