april, 2022

202221apr(apr 21)12:00 am28may(may 28)11:59 pmMitchell-Innes & Nash | 04/21/22 - 05/28/22 | Things Felt | Annette Lemieux | Chelsea

Time

April 21 (Thursday) 12:00 am - May 28 (Saturday) 11:59 pm

Location

Mitchell-Innes & Nash

534 W 26th St New York NY 10001

Organizer

Mitchell-Innes & Nash 534 W 26th St New York NY 10001

Event Details

Art Exhbition
Mitchell-Innes & Nash
534 W 26th St New York NY 10001

04/21/22-05/28/22

Part of a generation of artists who developed their practices around what was then called “Picture Theory ” Annette Lemieux has gone on to become a trailblazer in the field of post-Conceptualist painting assemblage and photomontage drawing influences from Minimalism and Pop art and often employing as her source material media images from the 20th century. Lemieux’s deft use of readymade imagery in her practice is always tied to contemporary life its humanity and its indignations its politics and its ever-changing visual codes and thus her work is always open to new meaning on both a personal and collective level.

Born in 1957 in Norfolk Virginia Lemieux studied at the Hartford Art School University of Hartford where she received her BFA in 1980. In addition to her recent solo exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston Lemieux’s numerous solo shows include the Matrix Gallery Wadsworth Atheneum Hartford; the New Museum of Contemporary Art New York; the Stichting De Appel Amsterdam; Castello Di Rivoli Museo d’Arts Contemporanea Turin Italy; Kaiser Wilhelm Museum Haus Esters Krefeld Germany; Museo de Arte Carrillo Gill Mexico City; and the Davis Museum and Cultural Center at Wellesley College.

Lemieux’s work can be found in the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art Museum of Modern Art Whitney Museum of American Art and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York; the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Washington D.C.; Harvard Art Museum/Fogg Cambridge; Israel Museum Jerusalem; Krannert Art Museum Champaign; Milwaukee Art Museum; Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago; Art Institute of Chicago; Museum of Fine Arts Boston; Princeton University Art Museum; Rose Art Museum Brandeis University; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Victoria & Albert Museum London; Wadsworth Atheneum Hartford; Walker Art Center Minneapolis; Yale University Art Gallery New Haven; among others. Lemieux has received awards and grants from the National Endowment for the Arts the Pollock/Krasner Foundation the Howard Foundation Fellowship Brown University and the Kaiser Wilhelm Museum in Germany. In 2009 Lemieux received an Honorary Doctorate in Fine Arts from Montserrat College of Art.

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