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’

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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”

Panel Discussion June 1 – Otherness & Beauty: Discussing Themes Within the Work of Joel-Peter Witkin

Image: A view of the inside of Catherine Edelman Gallery showcasing the work of Joel-Peter Witkin. On the wall hangs several black and white photographs.

RSVP HERE When: June 1, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Where: 1637 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622 Panel: Riva Lehrer (painter, disability activist and writer), Mark B. Pohlad, Ph.D. (Associate Professor, Department of History of Art and Architecture, DePaul University) and Deb DelSignore (art therapist)   Catherine Edelman Gallery is hosting a panel discussion … Continue reading Panel Discussion June 1 – Otherness & Beauty: Discussing Themes Within the Work of Joel-Peter Witkin

Grand Opening! Joel-Peter Witkin: From The Studio

Image: Joel-Peter Witkin, A Mermaid’s Tale, NM, 2018.

We are thrilled to inaugurate our new space with the groundbreaking exhibition Joel-Peter Witkin: From the Studio. Joel-Peter Witkin will be joining us at the opening on May 3 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm. After more than 31 years in River North, Catherine Edelman Gallery is relocating to 1637 W. Chicago Ave., in the growing … Continue reading Grand Opening! Joel-Peter Witkin: From The Studio

Joel-Peter Witkin in TREND Magazine!

TREND Art+Design+Architecture+Cuisine Magazine "gives glory" to Joel-Peter Witkin in their Fall 2014 issue! This in-depth article enlightens the reader on Joel's elaborate and complex process. It also includes behind the scenes images. You can read about his latest piece and Joel's "devilishly wicked-but always mischievous and imaginative" artistic approach. If you haven't already... grab a … Continue reading Joel-Peter Witkin in TREND Magazine!

New Work by Joel-Peter Witkin at Paris Photo L.A.

CEG is showing a new work by Joel-Peter Witkin this weekend at Paris Photo Los Angeles. Paris Photo L.A. is the US edition of the world’s most celebrated art fair for works created in the photographic medium.  To see more work by Joel-Peter Witkin, click here. To see all the work we are showing at … Continue reading New Work by Joel-Peter Witkin at Paris Photo L.A.