Tag Archive: jim campbell

i’ve curated a show for the 20th anniversary of the gallery…

i’ll post images and texts of individual works, but first, my curatorial statement. What I’ve Learned So Far I believe that art must surprise and charm, be so beautiful, so mesmerizing, so technically… Continue reading

our booth at PULSE in miami

  the dust has settled on what was our best art fair ever.   here’s a look at our booth: one of emil lukas’ “larvae” paintings (made using fly larvae to drag pigment… Continue reading

curating an opening exhibition

while our new space is gorgeous, a gallery is only as good as the art in it…  an inaugural show is the benchmark, setting your audiences’ expectations.   we couldn’t open with a solo… Continue reading

art dubai 2012

we’re back in dubai showing at the art fair. and there’s a dust storm…   so there’s this weird haze… but the fair looks great. we’re showing work by luka fineisen, driss ouadahi, alan… Continue reading

a video interview with jim campbell

about his piece at sfmoma: http://youtu.be/bxQRLFyVifk

jim campbell at sfmoma

jim campbell’s large-scale piece, “exploded views,” commissioned by sfmoma, is up in their atrium.    2,800 flickering LEDs, suspended from the ceiling create low resolution imagery of dancers from alonzo king’s lines ballet. here’s… Continue reading

art dubai

some shots of our booth at art dubai.  we brought work by two artists – driss ouadahi and jim campbell – to do a focused “exhibition” that explores these artists treatment of the… Continue reading

tilted plane – an installation by jim campbell

we’ve just opened the 9th solo show that jim campbell has done with hosfelt gallery.  this one in our new york space.   there’s one piece in each of the four rooms.  each piece,… Continue reading

something i never do in the gallery…

is hang salon-style.    i have a well-earned reputation as a give-every-work-of art-the-space-it-needs kind of guy.  i’m the only gallerist i know who regularly leaves a couple (or more) of the walls of the… Continue reading

jim campbell

will open a new public piece in san francisco tomorrow (9 december) night from 5-7 pm — at market street at 7th.   the piece is part of the san francisco arts commission’s “lights… Continue reading

PULSE art fair in miami

this is the second year we’ve done the PULSE fair in miami.  it’s been the best fair we’ve ever participated in.  more later, but this is the first chance i’ve had to post… Continue reading

jim campbell is installing three pieces

in madison square park in manhattan.    here is a time lapse movie jim’s assistant, craig dorety, made of one aspect of the installation… the piece will open tomorrow night and be up through… Continue reading

“exploded view (birds)” by jim campbell

from our current show in the san francisco gallery: “exploded view (birds)” 2010 custom electronics, 1152 LEDs , steel and wire 46 x 72 x 38 inches

the PULSE fair opens today…

a few views of our booth: a self-portrait (with dianne) in an etched, convex mirror by marco maggi. work by emil lukas, russell crotty, driss ouadahi, jim campbell and marco maggi. two cut… Continue reading

jim campbell

is known for his extremely low-resolution moving images made with L.E.D.s.   his pixilated representations are created with so few L.E.D.s (more than a thousand times fewer than the number of pixels on… Continue reading

aqua wynwood fair

here are some shots (i-phone quality) of our booth… driss ouadahi, timothy horn, henry darger… rachell sumpter and gideon rubin to the left of hte entry.    marco maggi in the booth (with glimpses… Continue reading

jim campbell at the berkeley art museum

this recently-acquired piece by jim campbell is now on display at the berkeley art museum: jim campbell is an m.i.t.-educated engineer who makes artwork that deals with information — the way it is… Continue reading

ARCO (madrid)

ARCO is supposed to be the oldest art fair – this is the 27th year – and by far the most heavily attended – more than 2oo,ooo people over six days – of… Continue reading