Nick Seth Hemenway

Artist, administrator, and curator.

Yayoi Kusama, Fireflies on the Water, 2002. Mirror, plexiglass, 150 lights and water, Whitney Museum of American Art.

Yayoi Kusama, The Obliteration Room 2011part of ‘Yayoi Kusama: Look Now, See Forever’, Gallery of Modern Art, 2011.

"Kusama invited visitors to decorate her white-washed room with thousands (we would estimate) multi-colored stickers."

Yayoi Kusama, Dots Obsession - New Century, 2000, 2000, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery.

"Visitors were forced to hunt for their shoes, which they were earlier forced to discard before treading on Dots Obsession.” 

Betye Saar, Crossings, 2005Mixed media assemblage on vintage wood object, 26-1/2 x 19-1/8 x 7-1/4, signed and dated, courtesy of Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, LLC, New York, NY.

Betye SaarCrossings, 2005
Mixed media assemblage on vintage wood object, 26-1/2 x 19-1/8 x 7-1/4, signed and dated, courtesy of Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, LLC, New York, NY.

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FLAMBOYANT BUOYANCY: The Art of Nick Cave

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I would like to take you to a land where brightly-colored, beautiful/odd (sometimes even phallic-shaped) creatures come alive, prance and dance around, and make a lot of strange noises while doing so.

Guess where we’re going folks? That’s right! To the very much charted territory of a…

Glenn Kaino, The Burning Boards, 2007.

Installation at the Whitney Museum of Art - Thirty-two players, sixteen chess sets of wood and wax, tongs and lighters. 

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