marianne boesky gallery

THE MASKED PORTRAIT

GROUP SHOW

CURATED BY MIDORI NISHIZAWA

January 11 – February 9, 2008
509 West 24th Street
  • Shomei Tomatsu

    "Atomic Bomb Damage",

    Wristwatch stopped at 11:02, August 9, 1945,

    1961 Nagasaki Gelatin silver print, printed in 1998

    14 1/4 x 12 3/4 inches  36.3 x 32.5 cm

  • Kazuo Shiraga

    Ten Sokusei Shingyo Taibo, 1960

    Oil on canvas

    72 x 95 1/2 inches  182.9 x 242.6 cm

  • Saburo Murakami,

    Passing Through, 2nd Gutai Art exhibition at Ohara Hall in Tokyo, October 1956, 1956, printed 2008

    Documentary c-print

    10 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches  27.3 x 27.3 cm

    Copyright: Makiko Murakami and the former members of the Gutai Art Association

    Courtesy: Ashiya City Museum of Art & History

  • Akira Kanayama

    Untitled, 1964

    Oil on canvas

    36 x 28 3/4 inches  91.4 x 73 cm

  • Atsuko Tanaka Work, 1961

    Vinyl paint on canvas

    35 1/2 x 28 3/4 inches  88.9 x 73 cm

  • Sadamasa Motonaga

    Untitled, 1965

    Oil on canvas

    35 3/4 x 46 inches  90.8 x 116.8 cm

  • Yayoi Kusama

    Compulsion Furniture, 1962-63/1993

    Acrylic on canvas and mixed media

    82 3/4 x 23 3/4 x 17 3/4 inches  210.2 x 60.3 x 45.1 cm

  • Natsuyuki Nakanishi

    Compact Object, 1962

    Assemblage contained in polyester

    9 x 6 x 6 inches  22.9 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm

  • Natsuyuki Nakanishi

    Compact Object, 1965

    Polyester

    9 x 6 x 6 inches  22.9 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm

  • Jiro Takamatsu

    Strings in Bottles, 1963

    String, bottles

    Dimensions variable

  • Minoru Hirata

    Natsuyuki Nakanishi's "Clothespins Assert Stirring Action," 1963, printed 2008

    C-print mounted on aluminum

    23 x 16 inches  58.4 x 40.6 cm

    Edition of 15

  • Minoru Hirata

    Hi Red Center Campaign to Promote Cleanliness and Order in the Metropolitan Area (a.k.a. Cleaning Event), 1964, printed 2008

    C-print

    10 x 6.75 inches  25.4 x 17.2 cm

    Street performance in the Ginza district of Tokyo, October 16, 1964; from left: Kawanaka Nobuhiro, Takamatsu Jiro, Izumi Tatsu (standing), and Tanigawa Kochi; in background from left: Akasegawa Genpei and Nakanishi Natsuyuki

  • Minoru Hirata

    Hi Red Center Campaign to Promote Cleanliness and Order in the Metropolitan Area (a.k.a Cleaning Event), 1964, printed 2008

    C-print

    6 3/4 x 10 inches  17.2 x 25.4 cm

    Street performance in the Ginza district of Tokyo, October 16, 1964; from left: Akasegawa Genpei, Kawanaka Nobuhiro, Tanigawa Koichi, Takamatsu Jiro, and Nakanishi Natsuyuki

  • Tadanori Yokoo

    An Aesthetic of the End, 1968

    Silkscreen

    40 1/4 x 29 inches  102.2 x 73.7 cm

  • Genpei Akasegawa

    Dai-Nippon Oyen Bill, 1967

    Printed on paper

    19 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches  28.9 x 46.4 cm

  • Daido Moriyama

    Stray Dog, Misawa Aomori, 1971

    Gelatin silver print

    Image: 11 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches  29.2 x 36.2 cm

  • Nobuyoshi Araki

    Untitled, 1984, from "Girl's World" series

    Gelatin silver print

    14 x 11 inches  35.6 x 27.9 cm

  • Yukio Nakagawa

    The Magic Mountain, 1989-91

    Cibachrome print

    25 x 29 inches  63.5 x 73.7 cm

  • Hideki Nakazawa

    Dai-Boketsu, No. 1, 1990

    Paper mounted on board with plexiglass bitmap

    CG: 369 x 517 pixels  

  • Yasumasa Morimura

    Self-Portrait/ After Marilyn Monroe, 1996

    Gelatin silver print

    17 3/4 x 14 inches  45.1 x 35.6 cm

    Edition of 10

  • Takashi Murakami

    Kaikai Kiki, 2001

    Acrylic on canvas over panel

    39 1/2 x 39 1/2 inches  100.3 x 100.3 cm

  • Mika Ninagawa Liquid Dreams, 2003

    C-print mounted on plexiglass

    40 1/2 x 57 1/4 inches  102.9 x 145.4 cm

    Edition of 3

  • Motohiko Odani

    Whole Lotta Love (center), 2005

    Laser print

    71 x 57 1/2 inches 180.3 x 146.1 cm

  • Yuichi Higashionna

    Untitled (Chandelier VII), 2005

    Fluorescent light, aluminum and wire

    39 x 49 1/4 x 43 1/2 inches  99.1 x 125.1 x 110.5 cm

    Edition of 2 with 2 APs

  • Tetsutaro Kamatani

    From "Human Paradise" Merry-go-round, 2006

    Oil and mixed media on canvas

    36 x 46 inches  91.4 x 116.8 cm

  • Yoshitomo Nara

    Puff Marshie / Kanazawa Version, 2006

    Fiberglass and paint

    28 x 61 inches 71.1 x 154.9 cm

    Edition of 3 with 2 AP

  • Sakuji Yoshimoto

    Viewing Balcony for Four Season, 2006

    Oil, tempera and watercolor on linen  

    21 x 25 1/2 inches  53.3 x 64.8 cm

  • Atsushi Fukui

    Your Beating Heart, 2007

    Acrylic and ink on canvas

    76 1/2 x 51 1/2 inches  194.3 x 130.8 cm

  • Installation View

    Marianne Boesky Gallery, 2007

  • Installation View

    Marianne Boesky Gallery, 2007

  • Installation View

    Marianne Boesky Gallery, 2007

  • Installation View

    Marianne Boesky Gallery, 2007

  • Installation View

    Marianne Boesky Gallery, 2007

  • Installation View

    Marianne Boesky Gallery, 2007