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Postmasters presents Quarantine the Past, an exhibition of three new sculptures and a series of drawings by David Herbert. The artist weaves together a tale of American apocalypse, post-industrial reinvention, entropy, and magic. It is his third solo exhibition with the gallery.

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Postmasters presents Quarantine the Past, an exhibition of three new sculptures and a series of drawings by David Herbert. The artist, who is best known for his fantastically-scaled, imaginative sculptures, weaves together a tale of American apocalypse, post-industrial reinvention, entropy, and magic. It is his third solo exhibition with the gallery.

The skeletons in the closet of American …

Postmasters presents Quarantine the Past, an exhibition of three new sculptures and a series of drawings by David Herbert. The artist, who is best known for his fantastically-scaled, imaginative sculptures, weaves together a tale of American apocalypse, post-industrial reinvention, entropy, and magic. It is his third solo exhibition with the gallery.

The skeletons in the closet of American democracy may have been reinvigorated in the lead up to the election of President Trump, but its foundations were laid from our country’s outset, and shrouded in mythology since. Herbert conjures our …

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54 Franklin Street
New York, NY, US
Tue through Sat 11 – 6pm with Thu hours extended to 8pm