may, 2022

202205may(may 5)12:00 am29jul(jul 29)11:59 pmHauser & Wirth 22nd Street | 05/05/22 - 07/29/22 | ALL VERBS | Lee Lozano | Chelsea

Time

May 5 (Thursday) 12:00 am - July 29 (Friday) 11:59 pm

Location

Hauser & Wirth 22nd Street

32 East 69th Street New York NY 10021

Organizer

Hauser & Wirth 22nd Street 32 East 69th StreetNew York NY 10021

Event Details

Art Exhbition
Hauser & Wirth 22nd Street
32 East 69th Street
New York NY 10021

05/05/22-07/29/22

In the early figurative works on view Lozano focused on the physicality of the human form and its associations with power sexuality and violence. She would eventually eliminate these recognizable shapes and objects from her paintings choosing instead to use a deliberately restricted palette and range of geometric forms to explore the phenomena of energy light and color. These minimalist works all of which have a verb as their title were the first series she exhibited in New York at the Bianchini Gallery in 1966. Painting with three-inch housepainters’ brushes the repeated parallel strokes were made while the pigment was still tacky creating finely ridged slightly reflective surfaces that are not only a striking challenge to painting’s basic elements but a profound exploration of matter itself.

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