Andy Warhol

Whitney Museum of American Art

The show illuminates the breadth, depth, and interconnectedness of the artist’s production: from his beginnings as a commercial illustrator in the 1950s, to his iconic Pop masterpieces of the early 1960s, to the experimental work in film and other mediums from the 1960s and 70s, to his innovative use of readymade abstraction and the painterly sublime in the 1980s. The show features more than 350 works of art, many assembled together for the first time. 

Through March 31, 2019

Louise Bourgeois

Cheim & Reid

The show explores the range of Bourgeois’ spiral motifs as expressed in sculpture, painting, and drawing, from the early 1950s through 2010. In materials as diverse as wood, steel, bronze, latex, marble, plaster, resin, hemp, lead, ink, pencil, crayon, woodcut, watercolor, and gouache, Bourgeois investigates every imaginable manifestation of the spiral.

Through December 22, 2018

Friedrich Kunath

Blum & Poe

Kunath carries on his study of a dichotomous human condition—an exploration in happiness and sadness, romanticism, nostalgia, longing, the fetish of authenticity, and the myth of genius. The exhibition displays Kunath’s recent airbrush, and impastoed oil paintings alongside his bronze sculptures.

Through December 22, 2018

Ken Price

Matthew Marks Gallery

The exhibition features thirteen small-scale sculptures with organic, sensual forms and dazzlingly vibrant surfaces that are from the estate of the La born artist Ken Price (1935–2012).

Through December 22, 2018

Diane Arbus

David Zwirner

One of the most original and influential photographers of the twentieth century Diane Arbus’  (b.1923–1971) sixty-six images were made at residences for people with developmental disabilities places between 1969 and 1971. The show includes several images that have never before been exhibited.

Through December 15, 2018

Nick Cave

Jack Shainman Gallery

The new exhibition by Nick Cave If a Tree Falls explores a crucial underlying component of personal and collective states – the state of the American nation. Cave creates a space of memorial through combining found historical objects with a contemporary dialogue on gun violence & death.

Through December 22, 2018

Catherine Opie

Lehmann Maupin

The Modernist : the photography series and related film—Opie’s first—offer a distinct narrative arc as they follow a fictional artist character on an arsonist spree across Los Angeles, targeting the city’s iconic modernist buildings. 

Through January 12, 2019

Richard Prince

Gagosian Gallery

Richard Prince’s (b.1949) recent mix media paintings feature bold colors , playful juxtapositions and childlike drawings. Prince create new works with inkjet reproductions of his 1998–99 Hippie Drawings.

Through December 15, 2018

JR

Pace Gallery

TIME and JR traveled to three U.S. cities profoundly affected by guns to invite people to share their views, describe their experiences and search for common ground. JR photographed 245 people to create a mural for the cover of TIME, giving a face to the complex spectrum of views on guns in America.

Through Nov 03, 2018

James Rosenquist

Acquavella Galleries

His American Life, a major loan exhibition focusing on James Rosenquist’s compelling and poetic vision of postwar America. 

Through Dec 7 , 2018

Svenja Deininger

Marianne Boesky

The exhibition features a new body of paintings that captures Deininger’s fluid manipulation of color and form, resulting in complex compositions. Driven by both formal inquiry and a deep understanding of physical environment, Deininger creates a holistic experience.

Through December 22, 2018. 

Bruce Nauman

MOMA PS1

Disappearing Acts traces what Nauman has called “withdrawal as an art form”—both literal and figurative incidents. Presented in two complementary parts, at The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1, this is the most comprehensive exhibition of the artist’s work ever assembled.

Through 19 February, 2019

Yasumasa Morimura

Japan Society

Ego Obscura highlights Morimura's 30-year-long project of excavating "the self" from layers of art history, Japanese postwar history, and personal history.

until Jan 13, 2019

Melissa Stern

Garvey Simon

Stern works across all media to include assemblage, ceramics, painting, drawings and collage while exploring the definition of girlhood as a state of being and state of mind. Her sisterhood ranges from lusty pin-up girls to minimalist, geometric bodies, embracing all within the loving arms of femininity and oddity.

Until November 11, 2018

Fernando Botero

Marlborough Gallery

The Directors of Marlborough Gallery are pleased to announce an exhibition of recent paintings by the world-renowned artist Fernando Botero. These new works revisit the major subjects he has depicted over the course of his career.

Until Nov 24, 2018

Hew Locke

PPOW Gallery

The exhibition will continue Locke’s investigation into the role public statues play in the way national identity and history are formed, an element of his practice that he has been exploring since 2002.

Until Nov 10, 2018