By Laura Werling
Richard Phillips. Lindsay II. Oil on canvas. 2012. Courtesy of the Gagosian Gallery
Gagosian Gallery: Richard Phillips
September 11-October 20. 555 West 24th Street, New York, NY
*See an exhibition of oil paintings on canvas by artist Richard Phillips of Lindsay Lohan, along with a short film featuring the actress, titled “First Point”.
Asya Geisberg Gallery: Melanie Daniel
September 6-October 20. 537B West 23rd Street, New York, NY
Opening Reception: September 6, 6-8pm
*In “Echo Shield”, painter Melanie Daniel explores the juxtaposition of expression of emotion with abstract military imagery. “The paintings question how political demarcations drive historical casualty.” (Asya Geisberg Gallery)
PS Project Space: Caught Mapping
September 4-15. 548 West 28th Street, New York, NY
Opening Reception: September 6, 6-9pm
*”Caught Mapping” is a collaborative exhibition in which the artists explore mapping in relation to time, place, consciousness, landscape, environments, history, memory, and traces the line between the physical and the digital. The artists will be working in the gallery over the course of the two-week exhibit to research, reconfigure installments, draw, and paint in reaction to the feedback from the mapping experiment.
Danziger Gallery: The Sartorialist: Closer
September 6-15. 527 West 23rd Street, New York, NY
Opening Reception: September 7, 6-8pm
*This exhibition displays the photographs of Scott Schuman, “The Sartorialist”. Schuman has pioneered street fashion photography of the digital age, bridging the gap between the runway and the way in which fashion manifests itself in the lives of real people.
Photo courtesy of the Danziger Gallery; photographer: Scott Schuman