Yinka Shonibare CBE, Boomerang: Returning to African Abstraction at James Cohan

 

 

 

YINKA SHONIBARE, CBE, Abstract Bronze I, 2023, Bronze sculpture, hand-painted with Dutch wax pattern, 78 3/4 x 57 3/4 x 49 3/4 in., 200 x 146.8 x 126.4 cm. Image courtesy James Cohan.

James Cohan is pleased to present Boomerang: Returning to African Abstraction, a solo exhibition by Yinka Shonibare CBE RA featuring new hand-painted bronze sculptures, quilt works, and the premiere of the artist’s first tapestry. The exhibition will be on view from October 26 through December 22 at the gallery’s 48 Walker Street location. This is Shonibare’s eighth solo exhibition with James Cohan.

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‘Alison Elizabeth Taylor: These Days’ on View at James Cohan

 

 

 

ALISON ELIZABETH TAYLOR, The Hotel’s Pool, 2023, Marquetry hybrid93 3/4 x 130 1/4 in/238.1 x 330.7 cm. Image courtesy of the Gallery.

Alison Elizabeth Taylor: These Days is a must-see exhibition before it closes on June 24th. Even our closeup images don’t due justice to her intricate inlaid-wood and painted collages. Over the past twenty years, Taylor’s highly original approach to marquetry and image making has challenged conventional assumptions about art and the definition of painting. This is Taylor’s seventh solo exhibition with James Cohan.

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