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January 2017

the Morgan Library and Museum | Delirium: The Art of the Symbolist Book

January 20 - May 14
The Morgan Library & Museum, 225 Madison Ave
New York, NY 10016 United States
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The Symbolist movement of the nineteenth century grew out of Charles Baudelaire’s visionary poetry, which explored correspondences between the sensory and the spiritual. Baudelaire believed poetry should not describe the external world but suggest the writer’s interior reality, using a vocabulary of delirium, dreams, mysticism, and disordered states of mind. His revolt against the dominant naturalism of the day influenced a younger generation of writers who helped to shape the Symbolist movement in literature. Visual artists who collaborated on Symbolist…

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February 2017

The New Museum | Raymond Pettibon: A Pen of All Work

February 8 - April 9
The New Museum, 235 Bowery
New York, NY 10002 United States
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In February 2017, the New Museum will open a major exhibition focusing on the work of Raymond Pettibon (b. 1957, Tucson, AZ). For over thirty years, Pettibon has been chronicling the history, mythology, and culture of America with a prodigious and distinctive voice. Through his drawings’ signature interplay between image and text, he moves between historical reflection, emotional longing, poetic wit, and strident critique. Since the late 1960s, he has produced thousands of drawings and energetic installations that have been…

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