Karen Kilimnik

September 7 - November 12, 2007

Karen Kilimnik September 7 – November 12, 2007 The Museum of Contemporary Art presents the first American survey of the work of Karen Kilimnik, whose work draws upon imagery from popular consumer culture, historical events and literature to create a new romanticism that is at once seductive and unnerving.  Kilimnik, who was »

Make your own life: Artists in and out of cologne

May 18 – July 29, 2007


Make Your Own Life: Artists In and Out of Cologne May 18 – July 29, 2007
 ARTISTS: Bernadette Corporation, Cosima von Bonin, Merlin Carpenter, Stephan Dillemuth, Michaela Eichwald, Andrea Fraser, Kim Gordon, Charline von Heyl, Gareth James, Mike Kelley, Martin Kippenberger, Jutta Koether, Michael Krebber, Louise Lawler, Hans-Jorg Mayer, Lucy »

Merce Cunningham

January 26 - April 29, 2007

Merce Cunningham: Dancing on the Cutting Edge, Part One January 26 – April 29, 2007 Throughout his more than five-decade career, legendary avant-garde choreographer Merce Cunningham has joined with such renowned visual artists as Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, and Andy Warhol, to create dynamic decor and costumes for his productions. »

Artificial Light

December 7, 2006 - February 7, 2007

Artificial Light December 7, 2006 – February 7, 2007 ARTISTS: Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla, Spencer Finch, Ceal Floyer, Iván Navarro, Nathaniel Rackowe, Douglas Ross. For these artists, actual light—natural and artificial­–serves as a means to engage issues of perception, memory, energy and power. Influenced by the pioneers of light »

Bruce Nauman

October 13, 2006 – January 7, 2007


Elusive Signs: Bruce Nauman Works With Light October 13, 2006 – January 7, 2007
 Recognized as one of America’s most provocative and innovative artists working today, Bruce Nauman addresses the essential elements of human existence, challenging the parameters of contemporary art through nontraditional materials. Elusive Signs: Bruce Nauman Works with »

Christian Holstad

SEPTEMBER 9 – NOVEMBER 5, 2006

Christian Holstad September 9 – November 5, 2006 Christian Holstad’s first U.S. solo museum exhibition featuring a new large-scale installation combining drawings, soft sculptures and a transformed jukebox, to convey the transitory nature of reality, the exhibition Christian Holstad: The Terms of Endearment will be on view in the museum’s »

Raqib Shaw

February 18 - April 16, 2006

Raqib Shaw: Garden of Earthly Delights February 18 – April 16, 2006 Vibrant coral reefs teaming with schools of hybrid fish and psychedelic flora,  presided over by half man-half beasts enveloped by a swarm of jewel-toned butterflies.   This is the mythical world created by Raqib Shaw. Featuring over 15 works »

Isaac Julien

November 29, 2005 - February 5, 2006

Isaac Julien: True North November 29, 2005 – February 5, 2006

Albert Oehlen

November 19, 2005 – January 8, 2006

Albert Oehlen: I Know Whom You Showed Last Summer on View November 19, 2005 – January 8, 2006 Albert Oehlen: I Know Whom You Showed Last Summer is the first major U.S. exhibition of the German artist Albert Oehlen. The exhibition features 30 canvases from 1988 – 2003, and explores »