• Exhibitions

    Current: New York

    Carol Rama

    September 8 - October 22, 2016
  • Exhibitions

    Upcoming: New York

    Jiro Takamatsu: From Shadow to Compound

    November 3 - January 7, 2017
    Shadow [No. 145], 1966
    Oil on panel
    25 ¾ x 21 ¼ x 1 ½ inches
    65.4 x 54 x 3.8 cm

    © The Estate of Takamatsu Jiro
    Glenstone Museum, Potomac, Maryland.
    Courtesy of Yumiko Chiba Associates, Tokyo, and
    Fergus McCaffrey, New York
  • Art Fairs

    Upcoming: FIAC

    FIAC

    October 20 - October 23, 2016
  • Art Fairs

    Upcoming: Art Basel Miami Beach

    Art Basel Miami Beach

    December 1 - December 4, 2016
September 27, 2016

Critic’s Guide: New York

Frieze.com by Amy Zion

With more than 40 works dating from the 1930s up into the 2000s, this is an exceptional presentation of the work of an underappreciated artist. Carol Rama passed away recently at the age of 97; currently, there is a travelling retrospective moving between five European venues, which will end in 2017 with a stop in her hometown of Turin. On this side of the pond, the gallery exhibition at Fergus McCaffrey is the largest presentation of Rama’s work in the US since ICA Boston played host to the Stedelijk’s retrospective in 1998. Filling two floors, the survey offers a glimpse of the artist’s extensive range: from powerful, sexualized figurative drawings from the late 1930s and ‘40s, inspired by scenes she witnessed at her mother’s psychiatric hospital, to abstract compositions made from rubber bicycle wheels in the ’70s (Rama’s father once owned a bicycle factory), and back to figurative compositions in the decade following... Read More
August 10, 2016

Carol Rama, Press Release, 2016

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