Third Coast Review Discusses “Joel-Peter Witkin: From the Studio”

Image: A screenshot of the first section of the article "Finding the Beautiful in the Dark: Joel-Peter Witkin's 'From the Studio' at Catherine Edelman Gallery" published by Third Coast Review.

Chicago-based writer and poet Carrie McGath reviews our current exhibition Joel-Peter Witkin: From the Studio, published by Third Coast Review. She describes the exhibition: The work of Joel-Peter Witkin stirs up an array of emotions and aptly tantalizes the eye and mind. From a sense of staggering beauty in their black and white soft-starkness (almost … Continue reading Third Coast Review Discusses “Joel-Peter Witkin: From the Studio”

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Sixty Inches From Center Discusses Recent CEG Panel ‘Otherness & Beauty’

Image: Las Meninas, New Mexico, 1987 by Joel-Peter Witkin

Local Chicago publication Sixty Inches From Center recently published an article on our panel discussion "Otherness & Beauty: Discussing Themes Within the Work of Joel-Peter Witkin." The discussion, which took place at the gallery on June 1, explored Witkin's photographs of people considered “other”, including those born with physical abnormalities, and those that are intersex … Continue reading Sixty Inches From Center Discusses Recent CEG Panel ‘Otherness & Beauty’

Newcity Reviews “Joel-Peter Witkin: From the Studio”

Image: Journals, cameras, and other ephemera from Joel-Peter Witkin lay on a display table as part of the exhibion Joel-Peter Witkin: From the Studio, 2019..

Newcity reviews our current exhibition, Joel-Peter Witkin: From the Studio! Author Mark B. Pohlad writes: The photos and documentary make it clear that Witkin is a manic stage manager constantly in search of new subjects, props and backdrops. But he emerges as an artist above all. Seeing the images in person reveals all manner of … Continue reading Newcity Reviews “Joel-Peter Witkin: From the Studio”

Amon Carter Museum of American Art Acquires Work by Terry Evans!

Image: Dune and Swale, Indiana, September, 2018 by Terry Evans.

Dune and Swale, Indiana, September 2018 by Terry Evans has been acquired by the Amon Carter Museum of American Art in Fort Worth, Texas! The piece is from her series titled Ancient Prairies: Most of us know the American prairie through Hollywood films, where endless miles of dry grassland mingle with the occasional tree scattered … Continue reading Amon Carter Museum of American Art Acquires Work by Terry Evans!

Clarissa Bonet & Keliy Anderson-Staley at the SFO Museum in San Francisco

Image: Caroline, Emily, Chloe 2014 by Keliy Anderson-Staley

Two of our gallery artists, Keliy Anderson-Staley and Clarissa Bonet, both currently have work on view at the SFO Museum in San Franscisco! Keliy Anderson-Staly's series “[hyphen] Americans” is on display in Terminal 3 at the museum until December 19, and work from Clarissa Bonet's series "City Space" will be on view until July 22 … Continue reading Clarissa Bonet & Keliy Anderson-Staley at the SFO Museum in San Francisco

Acquisition Alert! Indiana State Museum + Historic Sites Acquire Work by Jeffrey Wolin

Image: Bybee Stone Co., Elletsville, 1984 by Jeffrey Wolin

Acquisition Alert! Indiana State Museum + Historic Sites has acquired work by Jeffrey Wolin. Several works from his Stone Country series are now a part of the institution's permanent collection. For more than 25 years, Jeffrey Wolin has combined photographic portraiture with handwritten text, exploring issues about memory and identity. He received an NEA in … Continue reading Acquisition Alert! Indiana State Museum + Historic Sites Acquire Work by Jeffrey Wolin

Review of Jess T. Dugan’s “To Survive on This Shore” in Provincetown Magazine

Provincetown Magazine discusses Jess T. Dugan's exhibition To Survive on This Shore currently on view at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum. For over five years, photographer Jess T. Dugan and social worker Vanessa Fabbre traveled throughout the United States creating To Survive on This Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Older … Continue reading Review of Jess T. Dugan’s “To Survive on This Shore” in Provincetown Magazine