More images from the exhibition are available on Instagram

Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.
The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/ Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.
The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/ Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.
The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/ Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.
The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/ Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.
The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/ Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.
The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/ Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.
The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/ Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.
The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/ Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.
The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/ Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.
The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/

Installation views of Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island. All works are 2014 and courtesy the artist; House of Gaga, Mexico City; and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York. Photos by Tom Van Eynde.

The exhibition is currently on view at the Renaissance Society through Sunday, November 9th: http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/

We’re delighted to have a work by Sara Cwynar in this year’s Renaissance Society Benefit Auction: https://paddle8.com/work/sara-cwynar/37613-color-column-1

Sara’s Tumblr blog is pretty great too, with lots of work and exhibition texts: http://saracwynar.tumblr.com/

Poster for our upcoming exhibition, Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island, September 21–November 9, 2014.  
Read the essay and get more info at http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/ Poster for our upcoming exhibition, Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island, September 21–November 9, 2014.  
Read the essay and get more info at http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/

Poster for our upcoming exhibition, Josef Strau, The New World, Application for Turtle Island, September 21–November 9, 2014.  

Read the essay and get more info at http://www.renaissancesociety.org/exhibitions/josef-strau/

RenBen 2014: Big Bang
Here’s a sneak peek at a few of the artworks that will be available at this year’s Renaissance Society Benefit Gala and Auction on Saturday October 11. All of the works will be available to view on Paddle8 from September 24.
From top:
David Horvitz, Untitled, 2013. Screenprint, 40 x 60 cm. Courtesy the artist and Chert, Berlin.
Lawrence Weiner, As Long As It Lasts, 2013. Oak stamp, ink pad, printed label and string, 20.5 x 15.5 x 7 cm. Courtesy Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.
Math Bass, Newz!, 2014. Gouache on unstretched framed canvas, 20 x 18 in. Courtesy Michael Jon Gallery, Miami.
Nolan Simon, The Thinker, 2013. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. Courtesy the artist and 47 Canal.
Lucie Stahl, Marriage Equality, 2013. Inkjet print, collage aluminum, UV-lacquer, 63 x 45.5 x .75 in. Courtesy the artist and Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles.
Rainer Spangl, Fragment (after Jordaens), 2013. Oil on canvas, 26 x 23.5 in. Courtesy the artist and devening projects + editions.
Joseph Montgomery, Image One Hundred Eighty Seven, 2007–2013. Paper, pastel, canvas, cedar, lacquer, fiberglass, and oil on panel, 18.5 x 12 x 3 in. Courtesy the artist and Laurel Gitlen, New York.
Shannon Finley, Ray (Ruby), 2013. Acrylic on canvas, 18 x 15 in. Courtesy the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery. RenBen 2014: Big Bang
Here’s a sneak peek at a few of the artworks that will be available at this year’s Renaissance Society Benefit Gala and Auction on Saturday October 11. All of the works will be available to view on Paddle8 from September 24.
From top:
David Horvitz, Untitled, 2013. Screenprint, 40 x 60 cm. Courtesy the artist and Chert, Berlin.
Lawrence Weiner, As Long As It Lasts, 2013. Oak stamp, ink pad, printed label and string, 20.5 x 15.5 x 7 cm. Courtesy Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.
Math Bass, Newz!, 2014. Gouache on unstretched framed canvas, 20 x 18 in. Courtesy Michael Jon Gallery, Miami.
Nolan Simon, The Thinker, 2013. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. Courtesy the artist and 47 Canal.
Lucie Stahl, Marriage Equality, 2013. Inkjet print, collage aluminum, UV-lacquer, 63 x 45.5 x .75 in. Courtesy the artist and Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles.
Rainer Spangl, Fragment (after Jordaens), 2013. Oil on canvas, 26 x 23.5 in. Courtesy the artist and devening projects + editions.
Joseph Montgomery, Image One Hundred Eighty Seven, 2007–2013. Paper, pastel, canvas, cedar, lacquer, fiberglass, and oil on panel, 18.5 x 12 x 3 in. Courtesy the artist and Laurel Gitlen, New York.
Shannon Finley, Ray (Ruby), 2013. Acrylic on canvas, 18 x 15 in. Courtesy the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery. RenBen 2014: Big Bang
Here’s a sneak peek at a few of the artworks that will be available at this year’s Renaissance Society Benefit Gala and Auction on Saturday October 11. All of the works will be available to view on Paddle8 from September 24.
From top:
David Horvitz, Untitled, 2013. Screenprint, 40 x 60 cm. Courtesy the artist and Chert, Berlin.
Lawrence Weiner, As Long As It Lasts, 2013. Oak stamp, ink pad, printed label and string, 20.5 x 15.5 x 7 cm. Courtesy Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.
Math Bass, Newz!, 2014. Gouache on unstretched framed canvas, 20 x 18 in. Courtesy Michael Jon Gallery, Miami.
Nolan Simon, The Thinker, 2013. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. Courtesy the artist and 47 Canal.
Lucie Stahl, Marriage Equality, 2013. Inkjet print, collage aluminum, UV-lacquer, 63 x 45.5 x .75 in. Courtesy the artist and Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles.
Rainer Spangl, Fragment (after Jordaens), 2013. Oil on canvas, 26 x 23.5 in. Courtesy the artist and devening projects + editions.
Joseph Montgomery, Image One Hundred Eighty Seven, 2007–2013. Paper, pastel, canvas, cedar, lacquer, fiberglass, and oil on panel, 18.5 x 12 x 3 in. Courtesy the artist and Laurel Gitlen, New York.
Shannon Finley, Ray (Ruby), 2013. Acrylic on canvas, 18 x 15 in. Courtesy the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery. RenBen 2014: Big Bang
Here’s a sneak peek at a few of the artworks that will be available at this year’s Renaissance Society Benefit Gala and Auction on Saturday October 11. All of the works will be available to view on Paddle8 from September 24.
From top:
David Horvitz, Untitled, 2013. Screenprint, 40 x 60 cm. Courtesy the artist and Chert, Berlin.
Lawrence Weiner, As Long As It Lasts, 2013. Oak stamp, ink pad, printed label and string, 20.5 x 15.5 x 7 cm. Courtesy Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.
Math Bass, Newz!, 2014. Gouache on unstretched framed canvas, 20 x 18 in. Courtesy Michael Jon Gallery, Miami.
Nolan Simon, The Thinker, 2013. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. Courtesy the artist and 47 Canal.
Lucie Stahl, Marriage Equality, 2013. Inkjet print, collage aluminum, UV-lacquer, 63 x 45.5 x .75 in. Courtesy the artist and Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles.
Rainer Spangl, Fragment (after Jordaens), 2013. Oil on canvas, 26 x 23.5 in. Courtesy the artist and devening projects + editions.
Joseph Montgomery, Image One Hundred Eighty Seven, 2007–2013. Paper, pastel, canvas, cedar, lacquer, fiberglass, and oil on panel, 18.5 x 12 x 3 in. Courtesy the artist and Laurel Gitlen, New York.
Shannon Finley, Ray (Ruby), 2013. Acrylic on canvas, 18 x 15 in. Courtesy the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery. RenBen 2014: Big Bang
Here’s a sneak peek at a few of the artworks that will be available at this year’s Renaissance Society Benefit Gala and Auction on Saturday October 11. All of the works will be available to view on Paddle8 from September 24.
From top:
David Horvitz, Untitled, 2013. Screenprint, 40 x 60 cm. Courtesy the artist and Chert, Berlin.
Lawrence Weiner, As Long As It Lasts, 2013. Oak stamp, ink pad, printed label and string, 20.5 x 15.5 x 7 cm. Courtesy Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.
Math Bass, Newz!, 2014. Gouache on unstretched framed canvas, 20 x 18 in. Courtesy Michael Jon Gallery, Miami.
Nolan Simon, The Thinker, 2013. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. Courtesy the artist and 47 Canal.
Lucie Stahl, Marriage Equality, 2013. Inkjet print, collage aluminum, UV-lacquer, 63 x 45.5 x .75 in. Courtesy the artist and Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles.
Rainer Spangl, Fragment (after Jordaens), 2013. Oil on canvas, 26 x 23.5 in. Courtesy the artist and devening projects + editions.
Joseph Montgomery, Image One Hundred Eighty Seven, 2007–2013. Paper, pastel, canvas, cedar, lacquer, fiberglass, and oil on panel, 18.5 x 12 x 3 in. Courtesy the artist and Laurel Gitlen, New York.
Shannon Finley, Ray (Ruby), 2013. Acrylic on canvas, 18 x 15 in. Courtesy the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery. RenBen 2014: Big Bang
Here’s a sneak peek at a few of the artworks that will be available at this year’s Renaissance Society Benefit Gala and Auction on Saturday October 11. All of the works will be available to view on Paddle8 from September 24.
From top:
David Horvitz, Untitled, 2013. Screenprint, 40 x 60 cm. Courtesy the artist and Chert, Berlin.
Lawrence Weiner, As Long As It Lasts, 2013. Oak stamp, ink pad, printed label and string, 20.5 x 15.5 x 7 cm. Courtesy Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.
Math Bass, Newz!, 2014. Gouache on unstretched framed canvas, 20 x 18 in. Courtesy Michael Jon Gallery, Miami.
Nolan Simon, The Thinker, 2013. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. Courtesy the artist and 47 Canal.
Lucie Stahl, Marriage Equality, 2013. Inkjet print, collage aluminum, UV-lacquer, 63 x 45.5 x .75 in. Courtesy the artist and Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles.
Rainer Spangl, Fragment (after Jordaens), 2013. Oil on canvas, 26 x 23.5 in. Courtesy the artist and devening projects + editions.
Joseph Montgomery, Image One Hundred Eighty Seven, 2007–2013. Paper, pastel, canvas, cedar, lacquer, fiberglass, and oil on panel, 18.5 x 12 x 3 in. Courtesy the artist and Laurel Gitlen, New York.
Shannon Finley, Ray (Ruby), 2013. Acrylic on canvas, 18 x 15 in. Courtesy the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery. RenBen 2014: Big Bang
Here’s a sneak peek at a few of the artworks that will be available at this year’s Renaissance Society Benefit Gala and Auction on Saturday October 11. All of the works will be available to view on Paddle8 from September 24.
From top:
David Horvitz, Untitled, 2013. Screenprint, 40 x 60 cm. Courtesy the artist and Chert, Berlin.
Lawrence Weiner, As Long As It Lasts, 2013. Oak stamp, ink pad, printed label and string, 20.5 x 15.5 x 7 cm. Courtesy Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.
Math Bass, Newz!, 2014. Gouache on unstretched framed canvas, 20 x 18 in. Courtesy Michael Jon Gallery, Miami.
Nolan Simon, The Thinker, 2013. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. Courtesy the artist and 47 Canal.
Lucie Stahl, Marriage Equality, 2013. Inkjet print, collage aluminum, UV-lacquer, 63 x 45.5 x .75 in. Courtesy the artist and Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles.
Rainer Spangl, Fragment (after Jordaens), 2013. Oil on canvas, 26 x 23.5 in. Courtesy the artist and devening projects + editions.
Joseph Montgomery, Image One Hundred Eighty Seven, 2007–2013. Paper, pastel, canvas, cedar, lacquer, fiberglass, and oil on panel, 18.5 x 12 x 3 in. Courtesy the artist and Laurel Gitlen, New York.
Shannon Finley, Ray (Ruby), 2013. Acrylic on canvas, 18 x 15 in. Courtesy the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery. RenBen 2014: Big Bang
Here’s a sneak peek at a few of the artworks that will be available at this year’s Renaissance Society Benefit Gala and Auction on Saturday October 11. All of the works will be available to view on Paddle8 from September 24.
From top:
David Horvitz, Untitled, 2013. Screenprint, 40 x 60 cm. Courtesy the artist and Chert, Berlin.
Lawrence Weiner, As Long As It Lasts, 2013. Oak stamp, ink pad, printed label and string, 20.5 x 15.5 x 7 cm. Courtesy Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.
Math Bass, Newz!, 2014. Gouache on unstretched framed canvas, 20 x 18 in. Courtesy Michael Jon Gallery, Miami.
Nolan Simon, The Thinker, 2013. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. Courtesy the artist and 47 Canal.
Lucie Stahl, Marriage Equality, 2013. Inkjet print, collage aluminum, UV-lacquer, 63 x 45.5 x .75 in. Courtesy the artist and Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles.
Rainer Spangl, Fragment (after Jordaens), 2013. Oil on canvas, 26 x 23.5 in. Courtesy the artist and devening projects + editions.
Joseph Montgomery, Image One Hundred Eighty Seven, 2007–2013. Paper, pastel, canvas, cedar, lacquer, fiberglass, and oil on panel, 18.5 x 12 x 3 in. Courtesy the artist and Laurel Gitlen, New York.
Shannon Finley, Ray (Ruby), 2013. Acrylic on canvas, 18 x 15 in. Courtesy the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery.

RenBen 2014: Big Bang

Here’s a sneak peek at a few of the artworks that will be available at this year’s Renaissance Society Benefit Gala and Auction on Saturday October 11. All of the works will be available to view on Paddle8 from September 24.

From top:

David Horvitz, Untitled, 2013. Screenprint, 40 x 60 cm. Courtesy the artist and Chert, Berlin.

Lawrence Weiner, As Long As It Lasts, 2013. Oak stamp, ink pad, printed label and string, 20.5 x 15.5 x 7 cm. Courtesy Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.

Math Bass, Newz!, 2014. Gouache on unstretched framed canvas, 20 x 18 in. Courtesy Michael Jon Gallery, Miami.

Nolan Simon, The Thinker, 2013. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. Courtesy the artist and 47 Canal.

Lucie Stahl, Marriage Equality, 2013. Inkjet print, collage aluminum, UV-lacquer, 63 x 45.5 x .75 in. Courtesy the artist and Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles.

Rainer Spangl, Fragment (after Jordaens), 2013. Oil on canvas, 26 x 23.5 in. Courtesy the artist and devening projects + editions.

Joseph Montgomery, Image One Hundred Eighty Seven, 2007–2013. Paper, pastel, canvas, cedar, lacquer, fiberglass, and oil on panel, 18.5 x 12 x 3 in. Courtesy the artist and Laurel Gitlen, New York.

Shannon Finley, Ray (Ruby), 2013. Acrylic on canvas, 18 x 15 in. Courtesy the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery.

Christina Mackie, Colour drop, 2014; Installation View, The Renaissance Society; Photo: Tom Van Eynde.  Documentation now online. Christina Mackie, Colour drop, 2014; Installation View, The Renaissance Society; Photo: Tom Van Eynde.  Documentation now online. Christina Mackie, Colour drop, 2014; Installation View, The Renaissance Society; Photo: Tom Van Eynde.  Documentation now online. Christina Mackie, Colour drop, 2014; Installation View, The Renaissance Society; Photo: Tom Van Eynde.  Documentation now online. Christina Mackie, Colour drop, 2014; Installation View, The Renaissance Society; Photo: Tom Van Eynde.  Documentation now online. Christina Mackie, Colour drop, 2014; Installation View, The Renaissance Society; Photo: Tom Van Eynde.  Documentation now online. Christina Mackie, Colour drop, 2014; Installation View, The Renaissance Society; Photo: Tom Van Eynde.  Documentation now online. Christina Mackie, Colour drop, 2014; Installation View, The Renaissance Society; Photo: Tom Van Eynde.  Documentation now online.

Christina Mackie, Colour drop, 2014; Installation View, The Renaissance Society; Photo: Tom Van Eynde.  Documentation now online.

Christina Mackie, Chalk (detail), 2014.  Courtesy of the artist. 

Colour drop opens on Sunday, April 27 and will run through June 29, 2014.  Join us for the opening reception and artist talk this weekend.

Teen Paranormal Romance, 2014Kathryn Andrews, Ed Atkins, Chris Bradley, Roe Ethridge, Guyton\Walker, Anna K.E., Jack Lavender, Anna Gray & Ryan Wilson PaulsenInstallation View, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago Teen Paranormal Romance, 2014Kathryn Andrews, Ed Atkins, Chris Bradley, Roe Ethridge, Guyton\Walker, Anna K.E., Jack Lavender, Anna Gray & Ryan Wilson PaulsenInstallation View, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago Teen Paranormal Romance, 2014Kathryn Andrews, Ed Atkins, Chris Bradley, Roe Ethridge, Guyton\Walker, Anna K.E., Jack Lavender, Anna Gray & Ryan Wilson PaulsenInstallation View, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago

Teen Paranormal Romance, 2014
Kathryn Andrews, Ed Atkins, Chris Bradley, Roe Ethridge, Guyton\Walker, Anna K.E., Jack Lavender, Anna Gray & Ryan Wilson Paulsen
Installation View, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago

Throwback Thursday: Dawoud Bey, Stuart Hall, 1998 - Exhibited at the Renaissance Society in 2012 as part of Bey’s Picturing People solo exhibition.  Bey is currently featured in the Whitney Biennial.