Pop-Up Art Exhibit

Minimal Mostly

May 12 - June 30, 2017

MINIMAL MOSTLY will bring to Rochester work by world renown artists: Josef Albers, Carmen Herrera, Ellsworth Kelly​, Sol LeWitt, Agnes Martin, and Frank Stella. These “Masters of Minimal” are artists who developed and formalized the concepts of minimal art. Featuring objects in a variety of media – painting, print, sculpture ​and photo-based work, the exhibit will examine the stylistic varieties within Minimalism as well as its continued influence on visual art today by younger artists committed to the practice.

Artists include Anni Albers, Josef Albers, Max Cole, Jose Dávila, Gabriel de la Mora, Spencer Finch, Carmen Herrera, Jennie C. Jones, Reuven Berman Kadim, Wyatt Kahn, Ellsworth Kelly, Sol LeWitt, Agnes Martin, Amanda Means, Meghann Riepenhoff, Julia Rommel, Carmelle Safdie, Frank Stella, and Mika Tajima.

Presented by Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
& R1 Studios

Hours

Free and open to the public; private visits by appointment
Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 1-7PM

Location

R1 Studios
1328 University Avenue, Suite B, Rochester, NY 14607

R1 Studios is located at 1328 University Avenue Suite B, East of Culver Road between The Revelry and Joe Bean Coffee Roasters. Parking is available in the lot directly adjacent to the building.

Where / When

Special Events

Opening Night

May 12, 5-9 PM

Screening of the 100 Years Show

May 14, 3 PM
Directed by Alison Klayman, a documentary on the life of Carmen Herrera, at The Little Theatre. Followed by a discussion led by Deborah Ronnen and Rachel Haidu, Associate Professor of Art History, University of Rochester.

First Friday

June 2, 5-9 PM

Lecture on Minimal Art

June 4, 2 PM
Located at The Memorial Art Gallery Auditorium by Cathleen Chaffee, Senior ​Curator at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

Screening of Sol Lewitt

June 11, 2 PM
Directed by Chris Teerink, a documentary on the practice of Sol LeWitt, at The Dryden Theater at George Eastman Museum.

Minimalism in Poetry and Music

June 16, 7-10 PM
An evening of Minimal poetry and music with DJ Father Time at R1 Studios, in collaboration with BOA Editions.

Homage to the Square
Homage to the Square
2015, © Jose Dávila courtesy Sean Kelly, New York and Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
Program 9
Program 9
Carmelle Safdie, 2017, courtesy Carmelle Safdie and Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
Folded and Crushed #44
Folded and Crushed #44
2017, Amanda Means, courtesy Amanda Means and Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
Forms Derived from a Cubic Rectangle, Plate #08
Forms Derived from a Cubic Rectangle, Plate #08
1990, Sol LeWitt, courtesy Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
Furniture Art (Beijing)
Furniture Art (Beijing)
© 2016, Mika Tajima, courtesy 11R Gallery and Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
Ecotone #69 (Bainbridge Island, WA 07.01.16, Folded and Draped with Sun Showers)
Ecotone #69 (Bainbridge Island, WA 07.01.16, Folded and Draped with Sun Showers)
© 2016, Meghann Riepenhoff, courtesy Yossi Milo Gallery and Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
Untitled
Untitled
© 1971, Frank Stella and Gemini G.E.L. LLC and courtesy Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
Small Red Curve
Small Red Curve
© 2012, Ellsworth Kelly and Gemini G.E.L. LLC and courtesy Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
Small Blue Curve
Small Blue Curve
© 2012, Ellsworth Kelly and Gemini G.E.L. LLC and courtesy Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
GR I
GR I
1970, Anni Albers, courtesy Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
On A Clear Day #11
On A Clear Day #11
© 1973, Agnes Martin, courtesy Barbara Krakow Gallery and Deborah Ronnen Fine Art

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT DEBORAH RONNEN