Programming: VOLTA NY 2018

VOLTA NY continues to further it's position as a beacon for creative discovery and social engagement with a selection of specially curated and site-specific programs

VOLTA NY
Mar 2, 2018 2:40pm
Tomashi Jackson, Interstate Love Song (Friends of Clayton County Transit) (Pitts Road Station Opposition), 2018, mixed media, 42 x 112 x 58 inches (106.7 x 284.5 x 147.3 cm)

Tomashi Jackson, Interstate Love Song (Friends of Clayton County Transit) (Pitts Road Station Opposition), 2018, mixed media, 42 x 112 x 58 inches (106.7 x 284.5 x 147.3 cm)

Kennedy Yanko, Charcoal and Paper, 2017, Metal, paper, 48 x 36 x 24 in

Kennedy Yanko, Charcoal and Paper, 2017, Metal, paper, 48 x 36 x 24 in

The Aesthetics of Matter

Curated by Mickalene Thomas and Racquel Chevremont, this thematic exhibition–an array of freestanding museum-style walls–encourages dialogue between artists, and provides contrast to the traditional booth architecture and surrounding solo projects.
Featured Artists: Tomashi Jackson // presented by Tilton Gallery (New York); Troy Michie // presented by Company Gallery (New York); Devin N. Morris // presented by Jenkins Johnson Projects (New York); Christie Neptune // presented by Rubber Factory (New York); Kameelah Janan Rasheed // presented by Project For Empty Space (Newark); David Shrobe // presented by Studio 301 NYC (Brooklyn); Didier William // presented by Anna Zorina Gallery (New York); Kennedy Yanko // presented by Jenkins Johnson Projects (New York)
Devin N. Morris, Untitled Beige (Re ection), 2016, Digital c-print, 24 x 36 in

Devin N. Morris, Untitled Beige (Re ection), 2016, Digital c-print, 24 x 36 in

Kameelah Janan Rasheed, Speech/Acts, 2017, Curated by Meg Onli at Institute for Contemporary Art – Philadelphia. Image courtesy of the artist.

Kameelah Janan Rasheed, Speech/Acts, 2017, Curated by Meg Onli at Institute for Contemporary Art – Philadelphia. Image courtesy of the artist.

David Shrobe, The Meeting, 2017, Oil, acrylic, ink, graphite, fabric, wood, and vinyl, 74 x 46 x 2 in

David Shrobe, The Meeting, 2017, Oil, acrylic, ink, graphite, fabric, wood, and vinyl, 74 x 46 x 2 in

Didier William, Kochon sa a lou, 2017, Wood carving, ink, and collage on panel, 48 x 60 in

Didier William, Kochon sa a lou, 2017, Wood carving, ink, and collage on panel, 48 x 60 in

Christie Neptune, Mirrors and Showpieces (from the series Unpacking Sameness), 2017, Photography and digital chromogenic print, 24 x 36 in

Christie Neptune, Mirrors and Showpieces (from the series Unpacking Sameness), 2017, Photography and digital chromogenic print, 24 x 36 in

Troy Michie, Piensa en Mi, 2017, Paper, photography, clothing, and acrylic on masonite panel, 60 x 48 x 2 in

Troy Michie, Piensa en Mi, 2017, Paper, photography, clothing, and acrylic on masonite panel, 60 x 48 x 2 in

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KAMBUI OLUJIMI, A Faint Notion, 2016

KAMBUI OLUJIMI, A Faint Notion, 2016

AMY KHOSHBIN, Dispossess, 2014

AMY KHOSHBIN, Dispossess, 2014

Video Wall 2018

The Video Wall, located at the fair’s entrance, features rotating daily screenings of artist video works, including large-format works by booth artists as well as works by artists represented by exhibitors at VOLTA NY 2018.
SCHEDULE// Featuring video works by artists Tommy Hartung, Volodymyr Kohut, Dana Dal Bo, Maria Hupfield, Tomoyasu Murata, Margarethe Drexel
CURATED SECTION // Featuring video works by artists Devin N. Morris, Tomashi Jackson, Christine Neptune, With music by Krista Clark
PROJECT FOR EMPTY SPACE (NEWARK) // Featuring video works by artists Bang Geul Han, Melvin Harper, Amy Khoshbin, Shaun Leonardo, and Kambui Olujimi.