Visual Arts Program
 


Friday, January 23, 1976 — Friday, February 13, 1976

APPROACHING PAINTING, PART TWO

Presented at:
Gallery 219 and Hallwalls

APPROACHING PAINTING, PART TWO
APPROACHING PAINTING, PART TWO
APPROACHING PAINTING, PART TWO

Exhibition of 2-dimensional works by Joel Fisher; Marcia Hafif; Frank Owen; Robert Petersen; Robert Ryman; Richard Serra; Michelle Stuart; and Kes Zapkus. Coordinated [curated] by Hallwalls Co-Director Charles Clough. Due to size limitations, Richard Serra's "Willis Avenue" is on view at 30 Essex St. [Photos of its installation at 30 Essex St. are shown on this page. Charlie Clough is on the ladder.]

According to documentation in the Hallwalls archives at the University at Buffalo, the following works were part of this exhibition:

YELLOW DOUBLE (Fisher, 1972, paper, 36" x 74" courtesy of Max Protectch Gallery, NYC); 
VERMILION WATERCOLOR (Hafif, 1976, watercolor on prepared wall, 9' x 21' executed by the artist on the gallery wall for this exhibition); 
BITTEROOT (Owen, 1975, acrylic/canvas, 90" x 96" courtesy of Leo Castelli Gallery, NYC); 
RELIC (Petersen, 1975, dry pigment on rice paper, 43" x 26", courtesy of Sonnabend Gallery, NYC); FOLLOW (Petersen, 1975,  dry pigment on rice paper, 43" x 26", courtesy of Sonnabend Gallery, NYC); 
PLATE PROOF FROM "SIX AQUATINTS" (Ryman, 1975, aquatint, 40" x 60", loaned by artist, courtesy of John Weber Gallery, NYC); TRIAL PROOF FROM "SIX AQUATINTS" (Ryman, 1975, aquatint, 42" x 42", loaned by artist, courtesy of John Weber Gallery, NYC); 
WILLIS AVENUE (Serra, 1974, painstik on Belgian Linen, 113" x 98", courtesy Leo Castelli Gallery, NYC); 
NUMBER 27 (Stuart, 1974, rocks, earth, graphite in suspension, and silver on muslin backed rag paper, 75" x 62" courtesy of the artist); NUMBER 38 (Stuart, 1975, rocks and earth on muslin backed rag paper, nine groups of four pieces each 13" x 10", courtesy of the artist); 
PTHALOCYANINE TINT (Zapkus, 1975, oil, acrylic, and vinyl screen on linen, 5' x 6', courtesy of Paula Cooper Gallery, NYC)