MOCA: Virtual Studio Visit with Mark Grotjahn

May 23, 2020

Join us for MOCA’s Virtual Studio Visits series led by MOCA Director Klaus Biesenbach as he globetrots and digitally connects with artists around the world for studio visits. This week features artist Mark Grotjahn...

Agnès Varda film: "The Little Story of Gwen From French Brittany"

April 17, 2020

The biographical short The Little Story of Gwen From French Brittany is a film about friendship and Gwen Deglise and the Director's first meeting in France many years prior...

Pia Camil: "Here Comes the Sun" at the Guggenheim

April 17, 2020

Pia Camil's Here Comes the Sun was activated during this special one-night event before entering the Guggenheim Museum’s permanent collection...

Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize Nominee: Mohamed Bourouissa

March 9, 2020

Mohamed Bourouissa (b. 1978, Algeria) is nominated for the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2020 for his exhibition Free Trade...

On Harvey Quaytman: Apsara DiQuinzio, Suzanne Hudson, Lindsay Preston Zappas

December 7, 2019

Apsara DiQuinzio, Suzanne Hudson, and Lindsay Preston Zappas discuss the life and work of the artist Harvey Quaytman. This event was presented alongside the exhibition of Harvey Quaytman's work on view at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles from November 9, 2019 – January 11, 2020....

BronxNet: Pia Camil at the Guggenheim

November 8, 2019

Pia Camil talks with host Rhina Valentin of BronxNet about her newest project Here Comes the Sun, a fabric sculpture created for the iconic rotunda at the Guggenheim Museum in honor of their 60th anniversary...

Taipei Fine Arts Museum: Interview with Yukie Ishikawa

September 18, 2019

Artist talk with Yukie Ishikawa on February 24, 2019 on the occassion of the group exhibition, The Herstory of Abstraction in East Asia...

>BTWN< Kandis Williams Presents Eurydice | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

August 17, 2019

Performance by Kandis Williams featuring movement by Josh Johnson and music by Patrick Belaga, and in dialog with Bracha L. Ettinger...

>BTWN< Jim Shaw and Jodi Wille | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

August 10, 2019

Jim Shaw and Jodi Wille present and discuss rare filmic clips from their respective archives, followed by music by Shaw and friends within an installation of the artist's creation...

>BTWN< Lizzi Bougatsos + Kim Gordon x Penny Slinger | Blum & Poe Los Angeles

August 8, 2019

Lizzi Bougatsos and Kim Gordon perform sonic improvisation to the projections of artist Penny Slinger's early experimental silent films from 1969...

>BTWN< No Drama! With Casey Jane Ellison | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

August 3, 2019

Casey Jane Ellison presents a gorgeous night of comedy featuring Dicey, Daniel Webb, Brodie Reed, Chase Bernstein, and Ayo Edebiri...

Tony Lewis and Matt Saunders at Harvard Art Museums

July 16, 2019

In this lecture, Tony Lewis, a Chicago-based artist, and Matt Saunders, an artist and the Harris K. Weston Associate Professor of the Humanities at Harvard, discuss various practices and techniques of drawing. Considering their own work, Lewis and Saunders will explore some of the unique questions that the fugitive medium of drawing poses to contemporary audiences...

Tony Lewis & Hamza Walker in conversation

June 29, 2019

Artist Tony Lewis and curator Hamza Walker in conversation on the occasion of Lewis' exhibition Charlatan And Ultimately A Boring Man at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

Alexander Tovborg – Glass mosaic at Copenhagen Airport

June 14, 2019

Alexander Tovborg is offering visual relief with a new commission for Copenhagen Airport...

Henry Taylor at La Biennale di Venezia 2019

May 29, 2019

Henry Taylor's aim is to honestly portray the reality of Black experience and the often-iniquitous workings of American life. The work presented at the Venice Biennale gives a small sample of Taylor's expansive purview.

Otomo Yoshihide | Zebulon, Los Angeles

May 4, 2019

Otomo Yoshihide was a pioneering figure in the Electroacoustic Improvisation scene, and today is a musician and producer – a cross-genre music maker actively performing free improvisation, noise, and pop...

SAICOBAB | Zebulon Los Angeles

May 4, 2019

SAICOBAB is the Japanese band of vocalist YoshimiO (Boredoms, OOIOO), with Yoshida Daikiti on sitar, and Motoyuki "Hama" Hamamoto on percussion, gamelan...

Keiji Haino | Zebulon, Los Angeles

April 7, 2019

Keiji Haino is one of the key figures to emerge from the world of Japanese underground and avant-garde music in the last 50 years...

EYƎ | Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

April 6, 2019

EYƎ presents a special performance using a laptop, contact mic, and light sensors. This is related to his DJ style where he compiles simulated recordings (i.e. rocks falling in gorges) and music from a variety of genres...

Yoshitomo Nara at Japan Society, New York

February 1, 2019

En/trance is a series of year-long art projects aimed at bringing visual art and interactive experiences into the institution's public spaces. To kick off the series, artist Yoshitomo Nara has created new works for Japan Society’s atrium garden...

Destroyer at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

January 26, 2019

Performance By Destroyer For Friedrich Kunath's Book Launch I Don't Worry Anymore

21st Biennale of Sydney: Yukinori Yanagi

December 18, 2018

Yukinori Yanagi explores fundamental questions of human existence through site-specific installations that negotiate a diverse range of media...

Art on the Underground | 'The Bower of Bliss' by Linder for Southwark Station, London, UK

November 9, 2018

Artist Linder tells us more about her multi-faceted commission at Southwark station for Art on the Underground - 'The Bower of Bliss'...

Harvey Quaytman: Against the Static

October 17, 2018

Harvey Quaytman: Against the Static charts the painter’s career from the 1960s through the 1990s, showcasing abstract experiments in form, texture, and color that are both formally rigorous and rich with sensuality and humor...

Elephant | Friedrich Kunath: Artists in Rooms Looking at Pictures

July 27, 2018

Friedrich Kunath shares his gut responses to a wide range of images. Created by Katya Tylevich and Alexei Tylevich.

Anya Gallaccio at Lindisfarne Castle

May 23, 2018

A new exhibition by internationally renowned artist Anya Gallaccio brings a landscape of colour to the newly-restored Lindisfarne Castle...

SCAD | Pia Camil's "Fade into Black" Kicks Off deFine Art, Savannah, GA

February 26, 2018

To celebrate the begging of SCAD's 2018 deFINE ART, artist Pia Camil brought her public performance of "Fade Into Black" to Forsyth Park, Savannah, GA...

SCI-Arc | Lynda Benglis at Blum & Poe

February 13, 2018

SCI-Arc faculty member Kavior Moon discusses the linkages between form, process, and materials in Lynda Benglis' latest self-titled exhibition of recent works at Blum & Poe gallery...

NOWNESS | Julian Schnabel at Philip Johnson's Glass House

August 9, 2017

Built between 1949 and 1995 by architect Philip Johnson, The Glass House in New Canaan, Connecticut, has become a place of pilgrimage for lovers of modern and contemporary painting and sculpture...

Minneapolis Institute of Art | Dave Muller, Now Where Were We?

March 27, 2017

Artist Dave Muller asks these questions in Now Where Were We?, his temporary re-installation of Minneapolis Institute of Art's contemporary art galleries...

Whitney Biennial 2017 | Henry Taylor

March 24, 2017

Henry Taylor makes paintings that confront the increasingly visible racial tensions between law enforcement and the communities they serve. In this studio visit, he discusses his process and source imagery...

Film Trailer | Penny Slinger: Out Of The Shadows

March 4, 2017

Penny Slinger: Out Of The Shadows is the incredible, untold story of the British artist Penny Slinger and the traumatic events that led to the creation of her masterpiece, the 1977 photo-romance, An Exorcism...

Pirellli HangarBicocca | Kishio Suga, "Situations"

December 20, 2016

Kishio Suga's “Situations” is the first European retrospective dedicated to Kishio Suga (b. 1944 in Morioka, Japan)...

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art | Nobuo Sekine Interview: Sensibility of a Rock

December 6, 2016

“I create works with the perspective of admiration for nature. I believe that my job is to convey the richness of nature to viewers.” Japanese artist Nobuo Sekine’s sculptures defy gravity. Learn how he got the idea to elevate a rock – and make it fly...

2016 American Craft Council Awards | Françoise Grossen

October 10, 2016

Françoise Grossen is a 2016 inductee into the American Craft Council College of Fellows...

SCI-Arc | Julian Hoeber & Cayetano Ferrer in Conversation at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

September 27, 2016

A conversation with artists Julian Hoeber and Cayetano Ferrer discussing Hoeber’s recent exhibition at Blum & Poe...

NOWNESS | Private View: Carroll Dunham

April 28, 2016

In a new film from New York-based production company How Follows What, director Sam Fleischner captures the artist’s unique process...

Vernissage TV | Kazumi Nakamura at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

September 15, 2015

The current exhibition at the gallery Blum & Poe in Los Angeles is Japanese artist Kazumi Nakamura's first solo exhibition in the United States...

MOCA Cleveland | Tony Lewis on His Nail, Rubber Band, and Graphite Drawings

June 2, 2015

Tony Lewis on his installation of a large text piece, visible from MOCA Cleveland's monumental stair...

Alma Allen: 2014 Whitney Biennial

March 5, 2014

2014 Whitney Biennial artist Alma Allen discusses his process and use of natural materials from his studio in Joshua Tree, CA...

TateShots | Linder – The Ultimate Form

May 16, 2013

This new dance performance by the artist Linder was inspired by Barbara Hepworth's monumental sculpture The Family of Man...

For some melodies while sheltering at home, tune in to the Broadcasts channel on Spotify for playlists selected by a rotating cast of artists...
lum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes to yours. This month, Lee Ufan reflects on the effect of the pandemic on humanity...
It’s live!⁣Follow along as MOCA LA Director Klaus Biesenbach connects with Mark Grotjahn for a studio visit from the artist’s home studio in Los Angeles...
Miss seeing art in person? Drive-By-Art is an outdoor public art exhibition that is experienced from the safety and intimacy of one’s own automobile...
VerifiedIn 1969, Penny Slinger began what would become a seven-year period of deep introspection...
We stand with our Asian neighbors in the face of the racist and xenophobic violence and harassment they face as scapegoats for the COVID-19 virus...
Knowledge of the Past is the Key to the Future...⁣⁣The Hammer Museum's next Lunchtime Art Talk is led by associate curator Erin Christovale...
The first comprehensive publication on renowned California-based artist JB Blunk is out now!...
The L.A. gallery veterans have an air of indie swagger that’s rare in the big-money art world...
Thank god! Coming this August...⁣@criterioncollection’s "The Complete Films of Agnès Varda" brings together all 39 of Agnès Varda's features...
Dave Muller’s roving project Three Day Weekend presents “The Gallery is Closed”—a continually expanding exhibition projected on images of our empty galleries...
his winter the historic Neutra VDL Studio and Residences in Silver Lake hosted the work of artist Shio Kusaka...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes to yours. This week, Tony Lewis discusses making art and fighting cabin fever...
“In the fall of 1968, a huge cylindrical cavity and protrusion appeared⁣in the concourse of Suma Rikyū Park. It was a mysterious sight..."
VerifiedShared in three parts over the course of three weeks, Theodora Allen offers a series of readings of selected poems...
Have you seen Solange Pessoa’s “Longilonge” at @ballroommarfa? Visit the link in bio to see a tribute to Pessoa’s first US museum exhibition...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings from our publications...
On Thursday, May 14th, Dave Muller will join Orange County Museum of Art Senior Curator Cassandra Coblentz for a live Q&A about Muller’s original DJ mix...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a short film profile on Nobuo Sekine, narrated by curator Mika Yoshitake with previously unseen footage of the artist...
When news of a novel coronavirus arrived in the United States in early January, xenophobia was not far behind. The rise of anti-Asian and anti-Asian American racism during the COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare deep racial inequities in the United States...
oin Blum & Poe and other galleries, museums, artists, and cultural institutions who are boycotting Uline for their discriminatory practices...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a tribute to the late Nobuo Sekine, one of the central figures of the Mono-ha movement in Japan...
Penny Slinger continues a new photo collage series titled My Body in⁣⁣⁣ a Box—an ongoing project created during these last weeks of self-isolation...
Shared in three parts over the course of three weeks, Theodora Allen offers a series of readings of selected poems by Oscar Wilde, James Tate, and Richard Brautigan...
Dave Muller’s roving project Three Day Weekend presents “The Gallery is Closed”...
"The struggle Dunham evokes is something ancient and general, a piece of our primitive past that has been willfully semi-forgotten, and then reimagined in appropriately primitive terms..."
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes to yours. This week, Penny Slinger shares a new photo collage series titled My Body in a Box...
Blum & Poe is proud to support the LA Art Workers Relief Fund, an emergency fund providing grants to LA-based art industry workers...
Engaging directly with this shared global experience of pandemic-motivated social distancing, Blum & Poe Broadcasts, Dave Muller, and Three Day Weekend present an online group exhibition titled "The Gallery is Closed"...
This winter the historic Neutra VDL Studio and Residences in Silver Lake hosted the work of artist Shio Kusaka in a project curated by Douglas Fogle and Hanneke Skerath...
Blum & Poe is pleased to be one of 60+ Los Angeles art galleries which have joined together to create the online platform @galleryplatform.la...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings from our publications archives and network...
Shared in three parts over the course of three weeks, Theodora Allen offers a series of readings of selected poems by Oscar Wilde, James Tate, and Richard Brautigan...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes⁣ to yours. As an offering during anxiety-provoking times, check out Jim Shaw’s “Stress Relief Coloring Book.”
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents the second episode in a series of vertical videos sharing artists’ anecdotes and narrations from behind the scenes.⁣..
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a focus on the practice of Brazilian artist Solange Pessoa in conjunction with her first US museum exhibition currently installed at @ballroommarfa...
Opening TOMORROW, Saturday 4/25⁣. Over a month after closing our gallery doors, Blum & Poe Broadcasts, Dave Muller, and Three Day Weekend present an online group exhibition titled “The Gallery is Closed.”

“Real art doesn’t age, because it’s about connecting with an idea. Art is logical..."

This one goes out to you Mother Earth 🙏⁣Nobuo Sekine's "Phase-Mother Earth" (1968)...
“Music can be something that’s foreign or something that’s familiar, and you can travel in that to where you want somebody to feel..."
“It was interesting because although we put so much time and effort into it, it was like a Tibetan sand painting in that after the shows were done, it disappeared. It was gone again.”⁣⁣⁣...
For some melodies for those of you sheltering at home, tune in to the Broadcasts channel on Spotify...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings...
Back by popular demand! Yoshitomo Nara has just released a new set of the print “Marching on a Butterbur Leaf,” made specifically for Dallas Contemporary...
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣⁣⁣⁣ Lee Ufan: "Open Dimension" at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden...
"This new reality of the rest of the world slowing down should help us all focus..."

“With an undulating grace and imaginitive approach to narrative identity, Ogawa offers a world that is more than her memory..."

Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣⁣ “Linderism” at Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, UK...
"Conflict and reconciliation within the United States is no different than conflict and reconciliation around the world..."
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents free and public access to scholarship and writerly ponderings...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents musings by artists from their homes to yours...
“Of course, being a woman often means being marginalized, but this was not the reason the work had its difficulties with institutions and markets..."
“[Alma Allen’s] objects—a series of quirky, organic curvilinear forms, hand-carved from stone and reminiscent of single-cell organisms..."
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents a focus on the practice of Japanese-Brazilian artist Asuka Anastacia Ogawa...
“During this unprecedented period, we are forced to reflect..."
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the representation of Japanese-Brazilian artist Asuka Anastacia Ogawa...
"The last two weeks have been unlike anything I imagined would happen..."
The Goya-esque monsters that loomed over this generation’s head included the collective trauma of genocide...
Blum & Poe has implemented new digital strategies to cultivate community and share new projects by artists...
Blum & Poe Broadcasts presents the first episode in a series of vertical videos sharing artists’ anecdotes and narrations from behind the scenes.⁣..
In solidarity with those social distancing and connecting remotely in this challenging moment...
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣ A postponed exhibition at the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC...
"'Ethereal,' 'ghostly,' and 'dreamlike' are terms that aptly describe the experience of viewing [Theodora] Allen’s work..."
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣ Shio Kusaka’s exhibition at the Neutra VDL Studio and Residences...
Empathy for everyone. Visit Blum & Poe’s virtual booth @artbasel’s Online Viewing Room...
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣“Symphony No. 1” is Mimi Lauter’s second solo exhibition with Blum & Poe...
@artbasel’s Online Viewing Room opens to the public tomorrow—Blum & Poe presents a view into our program’s dynamism and breadth...
Highlights of exhibitions impacted by the pandemic →⁣ Yoshitomo Nara’s monumental 26 ft urethane on bronze sculpture “Miss Forest (LACMA Version)” (2020)...
Some good news! We are happy to support @SwingLeft with “Steadily In Our View: An Art Auction & Fundraiser To Benefit Swing Left”...
Whilst social distancing this week, we recommend visiting @artbasel’s⁣ Online Viewing Room, open for preview this March 18-20...
Dear friends,⁣⁣ In keeping with the evolving guidance from public health officials aimed at inhibiting the spread of COVID-19...
Alongside the exhibition "Linderism," Kettle's Yard presents "Bower of Bliss: An Improper Architecture," a new performance by Linder...
Yoshitomo Nara’s first international retrospective, surveying more than 30 years of the artist's work—from 1984 to 2020...
As a child I could not identify with my mother or my grandmother, my aunts or my mother’s friends...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce our participation in Art Basel’s Online Viewing Rooms...
In light of the recent global developments regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we would like to note that Blum & Poe in Los Angeles, New York, and Tokyo remain open in good faith that in trying times...
I can say that right up until the age of 14, I had led a totally carefree life. I lived in Eden, as it were...
This week is all about Mimi...Thanks to @Artnet for the shoutout: “Delicacy has no place in the pastels of artist Mimi Lauter...
I can never forget the day that we buried alive and tortured to death a Chinese prisoner...
Mohamed Bourouissa's new semi-documentary video work, "LINK," explores the simultaneously taboo and omnipresent practice of virtual sexuality...
Dallas: Visit works by Kazumi Nakamura and Yukinori Yanagi in "Psychic Wounds: On Art & Trauma" at The Warehouse...
The tradition of making art in Africa is something collective. When you produce something, the community takes part in the process...
"What has the straight man ever given us except maybe his sperm to create a sissy...
“‘What exactly does it mean to be human? What am I?’ These are the unanswered questions that I continuously harbor in my heart...
Congratulations to Mimi Lauter, today announced as one of the artists participating in the 2020 iteration of Prospect New Orleans!⁣...
New York! Mimi Lauter: "Symphony No. 1" opens tomorrow, March 3.⁣..
Congratulations to Henry Taylor, one of 28 nominees for the American Academy of Arts and Letters 2020 Art and Purchase Awards!...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, is on view now through March 14 at Blum & Poe, LA.⁣⁣⁣⁣..
Thank you to @artnet for attempting to tell this 25-year-long story in under 3000 words 🙏#25yearsofblumandpoe...
Solange Pessoa: “Longilonge” is now on view at @ballroommarfa through April 19. ..
Blum & Poe is pleased to present Mimi Lauter: "Symphony No. 1," opening March 3 in New York...
📢 Now available: "Yoshitomo Nara" By Yeewan Koon⁣⁣...
Los Angeles: Tonight at @artcenteredu Henry Taylor in conversation with Elena Filipovic...
Using materials which are not typical of sculpture—brass, felt, coal, gum rosin, bee’s wax, beef casing, craft paper, coffee sieves and wool—Paloma Bosquê creates extremely delicate visual landscapes...
Now through Sunday @friezeartfair LA, booth B3:...
For those on the Los Angeles art fair circuit this weekend, Blum & Poe recommends Fomo Haber’s booth at @Felixartfair...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, will be open for additional hours this Sunday, February 16...
Despite its peerless pedigree, [Robert] Colescott's work continues to be mired in controversy because of both Colescott's blunt, aggressive—even crude—gestural painting style...
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles will be open Sunday, February 16, 10am-6pm, for extended hours during Frieze LA...
Shio Kusaka, curated by Douglas Fogle and Hanneke Skerath, is up now at Neutra VDL Studio and Residences!⁣...
We're getting ready for Frieze LA with works by Los Angeles-based artists...
"As the Cold War loomed and Existentialist philosophy held sway in 1959, the Museum of Modern Art opened a famously divisive exhibition called 'New Images of Man'...
Blum & Poe is at Frieze Los Angeles!⁣ For the second edition of Frieze LA, Blum & Poe is pleased to present a selection of works by Los Angeles-based artists...
Shio Kusaka, curated by Douglas Fogle and Hanneke Skerath, opens this Saturday, February 8th, 3-6pm at Neutra VDL Studio and Residences.⁣..
"Linderism" — the exhibition exploring Linder as performance artist, zine-maker, musician, documentary-photographer, collaborator, muse, guru...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens TONIGHT — 5-8pm at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles 🔥⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣...
"We are living through a period of immense existential questioning and profound collective anxiety...."
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens Saturday, February 1...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens Saturday, February 1, 5-8pm at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles 🔥⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens Saturday, February 1, 5-8pm at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles 🔥⁣⁣...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens Saturday, February 1, 5-8pm at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles...
Paloma Bosquê, "Dark Matter" opens tonight, 6-8pm in Tokyo....
Happy lunar new year from Blum & Poe!⁣⁣...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce an exhibition of work by artist Shio Kusaka at the historic Neutra VDL Studio and Residences...
Yoshitomo Nara is coming to Los Angeles—⁣⁣LACMA will present the artist’s first touring solo show in North America in 15 years, organized by Mika Yoshitake...
Kenjiro Okazaki: “Retrospective – Strata” is now on view at the Toyota Municipal Museum of Art through February 24, 2020.⁣..
Friedrich Kunath: “Songs Build Little Rooms in Time” has been extended! The show is on view at Soccer Club Club in Chicago, IL until February 7...
In honor of #MLKday — ⁣Tony Lewis's wall drawing, comprised of graphite powder and rubber bands, is an homage to James Baldwin...
Blum & Poe is at @fogfair booth 115 through Sunday, January 19...
Now at @fogfair — ⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣Visit Blum & Poe at booth 115 through Sunday, January 19.⁣⁣⁣..
Paloma Bosquê: "Dark Matter"— the artist’s first solo exhibition in Tokyo, and her first with the gallery—opens January 25th in Tokyo...
"New Images of Man," curated by Alison M. Gingeras, opens February 1 at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles....
Works by Ha Chong-hyun, Harvey Quaytman, Pia Camil, Kishio Suga, and more will be on view at FOG Design + Art — visit Blum & Poe at booth 115!⁣...
Blum & Poe will be at FOG Design + Art with works by Paul Mogensen, Kazunori Hamana, Yukie Ishikawa, Alma Allen, and more — visit us at booth 115...
Catch the final moments of Harvey Quaytman at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles — the show closes tonight at 6pm!⁣...
...Each is a fantastically successful trompe l’oeil feat wherein the primary motifs are construction materials, most often hyper realistic bricks and cinderblocks...
TONIGHT, 6:30pm at @hirshhorn —⁣Los Angeles-based artist Aaron Garber-Maikovska joins Hirshhorn assistant curator Betsy Johnson for a discussion on his diverse work...
Los Angeles! This is the last week to see a survey of paintings from the '60s, '70s, and '80s by the late, self proclaimed "art soldier" Harvey Quaytman...
📢 Los Angeles: this is the last week to see Matt Johnson's new body of work in carved and polychromed wood sculpture...
Happy holidays! The galleries in LA, NY, and Tokyo are closed for a holiday break, and will reopen on Tuesday, January 7...
Coming soon — February 1! Blum & Poe is pleased to present "New Images of Man" curated by Alison M. Gingeras...
“Yeah, we all have tinnitus, in our own way—visually, aurally, it’s fucking exhausting, and you’re tethered..."
“Dumb Type: Actions + Reflections” is now on view at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo — this exhibition marks the 35th anniversary of the group’s formation...
One reason to enjoy Yukinori Yanagi’s solo show at Blum & Poe is the eeriness with which the centerpiece of the exhibition matches the color of the leaves outside the gallery window.⁣..
Thanks to @robertasmithnyt for featuring Henry Taylor: "NIECE COUSIN KIN LOOK HOW LONG IT'S BEEN" on the @nytimes...
About last night –
@chinatowntaylor & @beau_band play @owlbureau for Henry’s book signing...
Looking back on 2019 and welcoming in 2020 — head to our IGTV tab → for new content...
Lynda Benglis: "In the Realm of the Senses" is now on view at the Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens, Greece...
Art and Race Matters: The Career of Robert Colescott" by Lowery Stokes Sims and Raphaela Platow (Rizzoli Electa) was named one of the best art books of 2019 by @nytimes!...
📢 Los Angeles! Join Penny Slinger tomorrow night for an in-depth conversation about her dark surrealist work in its many forms...
"'Parergon' cast light on a period of Japanese art history that bridges the austere formalism of mid-century Mono-ha artists...
1999 → 2019⏳⌛️Twenty years ago, Blum & Poe presented Takashi Murakami’s “DOB in the Strange Forest (White DOB)” (1999)...
Blum & Poe is at Art Basel Miami Beach through tomorrow, Sunday December 8—visit us at booth B17 ✨...
🎯Beginning this week with a well deserved congratulations to Lee Ufan...
🔥For those of you in Miami this weekend ... on view @rubellmuseum’s new space and inaugural exhibition...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the representation of Los Angeles-based artist Aaron Garber-Maikovska...
Now at @artbasel Miami Beach —⁣⁣Visit Blum & Poe at booth B17 through Sunday, December 8 🔥...
Henry Taylor, Yoshitomo Nara, Mimi Lauter, Asuka Anastacia Ogawa, Kazumi Nakamura, Alexander Tovborg, and more at Art Basel Miami Beach...
📢Los Angeles!⁣⁣⁣ Join us this Saturday, Dec 7 at 2pm for a discussion with Apsara DiQuinzio and Suzanne Hudson, moderated by Lindsay Preston Zappas...
We're getting ready for the 2019 edition of Art Basel, Miami Beach!⁣...
In partnership with Drag City, Blum & Poe is pleased to present Friedrich Kunath's “Songs Build Little Rooms in Time”...
We’re down to the final day of La Biennale di Venezia — last chance see works by Henry Taylor and Darren Bader in Venice...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the representation of artist Paul Mogensen...
🙏 Agnès 🙏...
"I was trying to find a way to go beyond this emptying out that had happened in painting, and to try to reclaim some of the things that I thought had been left behind by the rigor of post-minimal thinking...
"[Robert] Colescott upends expectations, moving the familiar story of Susanna and the Elders to a rather sleazy hotel bathroom and Picasso’s 'Les Demoiselles d’Avignon' to Alabama...
Flashback to one of Blum & Poe's first exhibitions—Ana Mendieta's "Transformations 1972-1973" which opened in 1998...
About last week ... sound on! 🔉Pia Camil's newest project “Here Comes the Sun"...
Friedrich Kunath's painting "If I Don’t See You Again" is featured in MCA Chicago's Benefit Art Auction - on sale tomorrow, November 16, for one night only!⁣...
Over the course of his four-decade career, Harvey Quaytman became a master of color, texture, and form through explorations of movement and shape, and a rigorous practice of experimentation with pigment...
Now on view in Tokyo —⁣ A new exhibition by Yukinori Yanagi — connected to a body of work produced in the late 1990s and early 2000s that marked a shift in the artist’s practice...
Solange Pessoa: "Longilonge" opens this Friday, November 15 at Ballroom Marfa — the artist's first solo museum exhibition in the United States.⁣⁣⁣..
Tomorrow night at MFA Boston!⁣⁣ Join Yoshitomo Nara as he discusses how he gives form to sensitivity and how his works come to life...
New York! Join us tonight for a screening of LINK. Written and directed by Mohamed Bourouissa, produced by Unemployed Magazine...
“Cast and carved from sober materials such as marble, wood, and bronze, the deceptively lissome sculptures of Alma Allen contain more than one crack at the idea of truth in materials..."
Join artist Pia Camil and curator Pablo León de la Bara today, November 8, 6:30pm at the @guggenheim for a discussion of her practice...
Opening this Saturday, November 9, 5-7pm in Los Angeles – ⁣⁣Blum & Poe is pleased to present a selected survey of work spanning three decades by the late artist Harvey Quaytman...
A block is an elemental form. A unit. A bit. It is data. Either alone or part of a conglomeration, it is a piece of infinity...
Mohamed Bourouissa on the painting "Julie Manet" by Pierre-Auguste Renoir / produced by @museeorsay...
Day 2 of Acid-Free—⁣⁣Swipe for the full schedule of talks and readings in the Den, and programming in the T.V. Room by Now Instant Image Hall ⁣♾⁣...
Blum & Poe is pleased to present the gallery's first solo exhibition with Yukinori Yanagi — opening tonight, 6-8pm, at Blum & Poe, Tokyo...
Acid-Free II opens tonight, 6-9pm!⁣⁣ Catch a live performance by Pacoima Techno tonight at 7:30pm, followed by a DJ set throughout opening night...
Happy Halloween! 🎃⁣⁣Image: #MattJohnson, "Basketball Jack O'Lantern," 2015, Painted bronze with candle...
Happening now!⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣ A panel discussion with Michael Stone Richards, Professor Camron Amin, Carla Tinsley-Smith, Pedro Alonzo, and Sam Durant...
"I always said that, 'People nowadays approach race and gender and everything in a very personal and sort of illuminating way.' But it does have a kind of defensive, abject quality to it. [Robert Colescott] is always optimistic..."
“The art world has certainly not lacked exposure to the marvelous paintings of the Los Angeles-based artist Henry Taylor..."
1994 ➡️ 2019
⁣⁣⁣⁣Today is the final day to see Anya Gallaccio's "Stroke"—a chocolate covered room which was originally installed at Blum & Poe for its inaugural exhibition in 1994...
We're down to the final hours of Mohamed Bourouissa: "Pour une poignée de Dollars" at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles—closing today at 6pm!⁣...
Opening November 2, 6-8pm at Blum & Poe, Tokyo—⁣⁣Following the announcement of the artist's worldwide representation, Blum & Poe is pleased to present the gallery's first solo exhibition with Yukinori Yanagi...
We're gearing up for Acid-Free II ♾⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣Join us November 1–3 for the 2019 edition of the Acid-Free Los Angeles Art Book Market!⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣...
"Enrooted in the post-colonial French suburban culture, [Mohamed Bourouissa's] work articulates notions of transgression, subjectivity and appropriation and interrogates the social role of the subaltern—the immigrant, the poor, the voiceless."⁣⁣
Opening Saturday, November 9 in Los Angeles—⁣⁣Blum & Poe is pleased to present a selected survey of work spanning three decades by the late artist Harvey Quaytman...
“'Niece Cousin Kin Look How Long It’s Been,' suggests a diasporic theme, underscored by a wall-spanning mural of a world map in which Africa is rendered dark brown and emblazoned with a dollar sign...
TONIGHT at 6pm: ⁣Lynda Benglis will be in conversation with Kimberly Drew at Stanford University, as part of the "Artists on the Future" conversation series...
Acid-Free is back!⁣⁣ Join us November 1–3 for the 2019 Acid-Free Los Angeles Art Book Market...
Ha Chong-hyun and Lynda Benglis are now on view in MoMA's newly expanded galleries!⁣..
“My path as an artist has been about following my intuition — making the work that I want to make and blocking out the rest...
"I am observing everything. Right now I’m looking at this railing. When I was in Paris I painted people in the window...
Tokyo! Today is the last day to see Friedrich Kunath: "Live Forever" - don't miss it!⁣...
Los Angeles don’t miss this one—on the fragmentation of shared reality, representation, the critique of masculinity, and the visibility of the American Black cowboy.⁣..
Now on at @FIACparis:⁣"Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s" Selections...
At Schinkel Pavillon, "hallucinatory and allegorical landscapes conjured from the imaginations of Victor Man, Jill Mulleady, and Issy Wood are staged in dialogue...
📣 Opening soon⁣"Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s" Selections at FIAC⁣Featuring works by Yukie Ishikawa, Kazumi Nakamura, Kenjiro Okazaki, and Yukinori Yanagi⁣...
Henry Taylor: "NIECE COUSIN KIN LOOK HOW LONG IT'S BEEN" has been extended!⁣⁣...
"Art and Race Matters: The Career of Robert Colescott" is now on view at the Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH through January 12, 2020⁣...
Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s" is coming to FIAC!⁣...
In 1994, Blum & Poe first opened its doors in Santa Monica with Anya Gallaccio's "Stroke," a visceral installation of thick, dark chocolate...
"[Friedrich Kunath's] work is enkindled in dreamy, exaggerated sunsets, beach, horizons and mountain imagery..."
“[Mohamed Bourouissa] functions as an outsider amongst outsiders. ‘I chose photography because it gave me the opportunity to represent my community and where I come from...
Pia Camil, “Fade Into Black: Sit, chill, look, talk, roll, play, listen, give, take, dance, share” opens this Sunday, October 6 at Queens Museum, NY⁣...
We're feeling the love in these photos ♥️ ⁣Congratulations to Henry Taylor on a beautiful show!⁣⁣
Tonight! 🌑 The Los Angeles premiere of "Olompali: A Hippie Odyssey," a new documentary by Gregg Gibbs⁣⁣...
Congratulations to Lee Ufan! ⁣"Open Dimension" is now on view at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, through September 2020...
🚨 New publication—now available!⁣⁣ "Art and Race Matters: The Career of Robert Colescott"...
“One might say that Yun’s paintings are less composed than intuited, yet at the same time, the intuition suggests an uncharted semblance of nature…"
Los Angeles! Join us for the film premiere of "Olompali: A Hippie Odyssey," a new documentary by Gregg Gibbs⁣...
Henry Taylor’s NIECE COUSIN KIN LOOK HOW LONG IT'S BEEN... 
A solo exhibition of new work opening Tuesday, September 24, 5-7pm, Blum & Poe NYC 🔥
This month in @wsjmag —⁣Henry Taylor's gorgeous new portrait of Hedi Slimane 🔥⁣
Opening Friday, September 20 @cincycac, Cincinnati, OH —⁣ The Contemporary Arts Center is proud to present "Art and Race Matters," the first comprehensive retrospective of one of America's most compelling and controversial artists, Robert Colescott (1925-2009)...
New York! 📚 Blum & Poe will be at Printed Matter's NY Art Book Fair this weekend—booth H01 @momaps1...
💥 Opening tonight in Los Angeles, 6-8pm⁣⁣
Mohamed Bourouissa: "Pour une poignée de Dollars" is the artist's first solo exhibition in Los Angeles, and his first with the gallery. 
“This is painting that goes way beyond the brute fact of a body. Other people look; [Henry] Taylor sees. He puts himself in the way of people.”⁣ —Zadie Smith⁣... 
“The art/life divide, one imagines, is especially narrow in a family of painters. [March] Avery treats home life to an array of painterly techniques that imbue her scenes with wonder and excitement..."
On the occasion of the gallery’s 25th anniversary, Blum & Poe is pleased to re-present its inaugural exhibition, Anya Gallaccio’s “Stroke.”...
Tokyo! 📖🖊Join Friedrich Kunath at a book signing and cocktail reception for “I Don’t Worry Anymore,”...
Friedrich Kunath: "Live Forever" opens Saturday, September 7, 6-8pm in Tokyo...
Opening next Saturday, September 14, 6-8pm in Los Angeles⁣ ⁣
Blum & Poe is pleased to present Paris-based Algerian artist Mohamed Bourouissa’s first solo exhibition in Los Angeles...
For the record! #robertcolescott @jeopardy
📢Tomorrow is the last day to see #AlmaAllen’s beautiful exhibition of new sculpture...
Opening August 23 @ChâteauLaCoste in Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade, France — Yoshitomo Nara presents his second solo exhibition in France and his first in over fifteen years...
Los Angeles! This Saturday — free and open to the public. Kandis Williams Presents Eurydice...
Freedom of expression matters.In support of and in solidarity with @piacamil and the other @aichitriennale signatories ✊
Julian Hoeber! Currently on view in Philadelphia — the Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery at @universityofthearts presents a major installation of the artist’s work...
Everybody loves #almaallen #🐶 Closing next week in Los Angeles!..
📢 Tokyo! This Saturday —The EYƎ-inspired exhibition "Vong Co RAHZI" ends this August 10...
This Saturday night! Free and open to the public—Jim Shaw and Jodi Wille Present Shorts from the Counterculture Film Vaults + Music by Shaw and Friends...
Los Angeles! Tune in today to @KCRW's new show #GreaterLA with host @RadioChio and guest @prestochango speaking on #AlmaAllen's new show...
Join us this Thursday night, free and open to the public, limited seating, first come / first served—Lizzi Bougatsos and Kim Gordon perform sonic improvisation to the projections of artist Penny Slinger's early experimental silent films from 1969...
This Sunday August 11 / 8PMAt Now Instant Image Hall @now_instant Emancipation in exorcism...
"Though she may have lived her entire life known as the daughter of Milton Avery and Sally Michel, March Avery has carved out her own place as a deft painter." — Caroline Goldstein via @artnet...
Congratulations to Pia Camil!
Her multi-media installation "Telón de Boca" is featured in the 
@aichitriennale, Aichi, Japan, which opened to the public today...
Mohamed Bourouissa —Does one have to compromise oneself?...
Los Angeles! This Saturday, free and open to the public —
No Drama! With Casey Jane Ellison
doors at 8:30pm / show at 9pm
With gratitude and appreciation, Blum & Poe pays homage to Wendell Dayton (b. 1938; d. 2019)...
Los Angeles! Join us this summer for a series of performances — free and open to the public...
Announcing summer hours @ Blum & Poe 🏄🏽‍♀️☀️ Tuesday-Saturday 10-5 in Los Angeles, and Monday-Friday 10-6 in New York...

"March Avery is a painter—'It never occurred to me that I’d be anything else,' she has said. That’s because her parents, Milton Avery and Sally Michel, were painters themselves..."

Vong Co RAHZI, on view in Tokyo until August 10, is an exhibition inspired by the vastly influential visual and music artist known simply as EYƎ...
Newbies and oldies but goodies — at the @sfartbookfair 2019 — Friday/Saturday/Sunday 🔥...
Tomorrow! Opening Saturday, July 20, 4-6pm, Los Angeles — Alma Allen presents new sculptural works in stone, wood, and bronze...
March Avery's exhibition on view in New York until August 9...
📣Opening this Saturday, June 20, 4-6pm, Los Angeles...
Curator Mika Yoshitake on the cross pollination of the Japanese underground subcultures of sound, noise and electro-acoustics and the visual art scene operating in the 1980s and 90s — “These non-tactile, ephemeral forms of expression had a significant influence on the artists of this time...
Mohamed Bourouissa's "Free Trade"Curated by Sam StourdzéIn collaboration with Françoise Vogt...
🙏🙏🙏Photo: Rajendra Roy, via @themuseumofmodernart#agnesvarda
Opening in Los Angeles, July 20, 4-6pm
Blum & Poe is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new sculpture by Alma Allen...
“Dior blends functionality, fire, and feminism with the help of Penny Slinger and Agnès Varda" via @documentjournal
Blum & Poe New York will be closed: July 3-8, Blum & Poe Los Angeles will be closed: July 4 for Independence Day...
"Focusing on portraiture and landscape and punctuated with still life, the selection of works on view repositions the vitality of moments passed through paint applied to canvas..."
Fire, air, water and a 15-meter tree in the stairwell: the mysteries of nature take hold inside 30 Avenue Montaigne, creating a spellbinding habitat for beautiful caryatids...
Join us this Saturday, 2-4pm in Los Angeles — for a discussion between artist Tony Lewis and curator Hamza Walker...
I had many agonies while I continued 'Conjunction,' but there was no turning back from what I have achieved. So I carried on," Ha said...
This Saturday! Please join us for a discussion between artist Tony Lewis and curator Hamza Walker...
"A toxic beauty emanates from — or maybe infects — six impressive new landscape photographs and three abstractions by Florian Maier-Aichen..."
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the representation of Paris-based Algerian artist Mohamed Bourouissa...
Summer solstice! Henry Taylor for the occasion — "She might have loved those summer days but later she cried out!" (2016)...
“Our ways of knowing are forged in history and relations of power.” — bell hooks 
Visions of Brazil: Reimagining Modernity from Tarsila to Sonia, curated by Sofia Gotti, closes tomorrow...
Opening Thursday, June 27, 6-8pm – Blum & Poe is pleased to present a solo exhibition of paintings by New York-based artist March Avery...
#AlexanderTovborg's newly commissioned "Sfinks og natur (Sphinx and nature)" @ the Copenhagen Airport...
Sam Durant → @sculpturemke 2019 “We Are The Ones We've Been Waiting For” (2018) and “Empathy for Everyone” (2018)...
Last weekend in Tokyo ... 🔥#tomoogokita #juntsunoda#masahoanotani @ the opening of "Vong Co RAHZI"...
Going strong at @artbasel — visit works by #HenryTaylor#MimiLauter#MarkGrotjahn#YukinoriYanagi, and ↑ #TomooGokita's "I Hadn't Anyone Till You" (2019)...
Blum & Poe Tokyo is pleased to present "Vong Co RAHZI," an exhibition inspired by the vastly influential visual and music artist known simply as EYE...
Come visit us @artbasel booth L18 — opening to the public tomorrow Thursday, June 13 — with work highlighting over 25 artists from our international program...
"Visions of Brazil is an essential undertaking in that it brings these artists and others into conversation...
Florian Maier-Aichen "The Limits of Control" – Opening tonight, Saturday, June 1, 6-8pmLos Angeles
Tony Lewis "Charlatan And Ultimately A Boring Man" Opening tomorrow night...
"As a whole, the uniqueness of Visions of Brazil: Reimagining Modernity from Tarsila to Sonia, lies in the exhibition's intimacy..."
The first European retrospective dedicated to Korean master Yun Hyong-keun at Palazzo Fortuny, Venice...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the worldwide representation of Japanese artist Yukinori Yanagi...
Blum & Poe is pleased to present the gallery's second solo exhibition with Chicago-based artist Tony Lewis...
Opening Saturday, June 1, 6-8pm—Blum & Poe is pleased to present “The Limits of Control,” Florian Maier-Aichen's sixth solo exhibition with the gallery...
Tomorrow, Saturday May 18, is the last day to see PARERGON: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s...
A throwback to 1997 — the first African American artist to represent the United States...
It is with deep reverence that Blum & Poe honors the passing of Nobuo Sekine (b. 1942; d. 2019)...
“MIXING THE SURREAL, THE SORDID, AND THE DOWNRIGHT STUPID, SCOTT MENDES’S VENICE! IS THE AR EXPERIENCE YOU NEVER DREAMED YOU’VE BEEN DREAMING OF!”– DAVID DUCHOVNY...
👏Congratulations Henry Taylor at @labiennale in Venice!...
See you tonight, Los Angeles! Saturday, May 4, Saicobab (featuring Yoshimi-O of Boredoms and OOIOO) play their FIRST US SHOW, and Otomo Yoshihide, seminal figure of the electro-acoustic improvisation genre...
A pioneer of the Mono-ha movement in Japan, Lee Ufan developed a sculptural practice in the 1960s that explored the tension between natural and man-made materials...
Blum & Poe is pleased to announce the worldwide representation of the Harvey Quaytman Trust...
New York! Tonight — Thursday, May 2, 6:30pm at the Americas Society...
Los Angeles! This Saturday May 4th — a special evening of rare performances by the pioneering Japanese artist OTOMO YOSHIHIDE...
“The body is a pulsating unknown, always a new vehicle of transformation...
This September marks twenty-five years since Blum & Poe first opened its doors in 1994...
Congratulations to Ryoji Ikeda, who will present work in the upcoming Venice Biennale!...
On the occasion of the synonymous exhibition opening at Blum & Poe New York  — join us for a panel discussion Thursday, May 2, 6:30pm at the Americas Society, New York
This Monday April 29, 7pm @lacma. Art historian Joan Kee will speak about the manifold works of artist Lee Ufan, who has become increasingly recognized as a significant force in the history of contemporary art...
Mark your calendars — upcoming public programs next week in Los Angeles! Presented with @theblackeditions on the occasion ofParergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s—PART II, curated by Mika Yoshitake
We’re excited to participate in the inaugural iteration of Object & Thing opening next week in Brooklyn, Friday May 3...
Zhu Jinshi's monumental “Wave of Materials” installation @lacma Exhibited as part of “The Allure of Matter: Material Art from China,” an exhibition curated by art historian and critic Wu Hung...
Happy Earth Day 🌍↑Anya Gallaccio's The light pours out of me (2012) — an amethyst chamber surrounded by obsidian and hornbeam hedge at Jupiter Artland, Edinburgh...

PART II of "Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s" Curated by Mika Yoshitake Until May 19...

@moca
@printedmatter_artbookfairs
Friday-Sunday! New titles and vinyl by Henry Taylor, Friedrich Kunath, Jim Shaw, Alma Allen and JB Blunk...

EYE / Boredoms last night @blumandpoe LA → part of Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s on view until May 19...

And it begins... Yukinori Yanagi's "Study for American Art – Three Flags" (2019) — in Part II of Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s — opening Saturday, April 6!...

Opening this Saturday, April 6, 6-8pm — PART II of Parergon: Japanese Art of the 1980s and 1990s, curated by Mika Yoshitake...

Artist Kenji Yanobe testing out his Atom Car, along with his Tanking Machine (Rebirth) and Atom Suit in background. These darkly humorous works channel sci-fi and retro-futurist narratives in reaction to nuclear crisis....

THIS SUNDAY April 7, 2-4pmJoin us for an artist roundtable at @japanhousela With Kenjiro Okazaki, Yukinori Yanagi, Kenji Yanobe, and curator Mika Yoshitake...

"The first New York show of the exuberantly provocative African-American painter since his death, in 2009, at the age of eighty-three, is as startling as ever...

Art Basel Hong Kong! Booth 1B19, March 29-31, 2019...

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