Photo Hope Sandrow
Michelle Stuart
Artist

Michelle Stuart is an American artist. She studied in Mexico, France, and in New York at The New School for Social Research. Since the 1960s, Stuart has created a multifaceted body of work including large-scale earth works, complex multi-media installations, earth drawings, encaustic paintings, sculptural objects, drawings and prints. The photographic image has been an ancillary part of her work in the past; it is currently the primary medium. Stuart has also written and published artist’s books.

Her work references a range of influences, from history, astronomy, botany and her extensive travels to ancient archaeological sites.

Stuart has exhibited widely. Her work can be found in museum collections, including the Museum of Modern Art (New York City), the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York City), Dia Art Foundation (New York City), Whitney Museum of Art (New York City), the Art Institute of Chicago, Glenstone (Potomac, MD), Centre Georges Pompidou (Paris), the Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles), the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Walker Art Center (Minneapolis), the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago), the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, the Menil Collection (Houston), the Hammer Museum at UCLA (Los Angeles), and the National Gallery of Art, Canberra, Australia.

Michelle Stuart
Artist

Michelle Stuart is an American artist. She studied in Mexico, France, and in New York at The New School for Social Research. Since the 1960s, Stuart has created a multifaceted body of work including large-scale earth works, complex multi-media installations, earth drawings, encaustic paintings, sculptural objects, drawings and prints. The photographic image has been an ancillary part of her work in the past; it is currently the primary medium. Stuart has also written and published artist’s books.

Her work references a range of influences, from history, astronomy, botany and her extensive travels to ancient archaeological sites.

Stuart has exhibited widely. Her work can be found in museum collections, including the Museum of Modern Art (New York City), the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York City), Dia Art Foundation (New York City), Whitney Museum of Art (New York City), the Art Institute of Chicago, Glenstone (Potomac, MD), Centre Georges Pompidou (Paris), the Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles), the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Walker Art Center (Minneapolis), the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago), the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, the Menil Collection (Houston), the Hammer Museum at UCLA (Los Angeles), and the National Gallery of Art, Canberra, Australia.

  • Mikel Bastida: Anarene
    Publication
    Tipi Photo Bookshop
    International
    Anarene is a book that was born from an eight-year photographic project made by Mikel Bastida in the United States. In the spirit of referencing the ghost town in Archer County, Texas, portrayed in Peter Bogdanovich’s film adaptation of Larry McMurtry’s novel The Last Picture Show, the author has traveled the country looking for images and stories that cinema has left behind. (more…)
  • Adraint Khadafhi Bereal: The Black Yearbook
    Publication
    4 Color Books / Penguin Random House
    International
    When photographer Adraint Bereal graduated from the University of Texas, he self-published an impressive volume of portraits, personal statements, and interviews that explored UT’s campus culture and offered an intimate look at the lives of Black students matriculating within a majority white space. Bereal’s work was inspired by his first photo exhibition at the George Washington Carver Museum in Austin, entitled 1.7, that unearthed the experiences of the 925 Black men that made up just 1.7% of UT’s total 52,000 student body. (more…)
  • Augusto Daolio: Uno Sguardo Libero
    Apr 12 – May 12, 2024
    Spazio Musa
    Turin, Italy
    Augusto Daolio: Uno Sguardo Libero is the new exhibition to be held at Spazio Musa from April 12 to May 12, 2024. Historical leader of Nomadi, Augusto Daolio was for several decades one of the most beloved singers of Italian music. The intent of this exhibition is above all to show how his figure as an artist, his poetics and his creativity were, even several decades ago, capable of interpreting the feelings of the younger generations, as well as anticipating. (more…)