The Renaissance Society and Poet Present Reading and Lecture Series will present a poetry reading by Ariana Reines.  The reading will take place at Midway 108, 929 E. 60th St., on the campus of the University. 

FREE and open to the public. 

For more information, visit our website: www.renaissancesociety.org.

John Knight, Installation View, The Renaissance Society, 1983

John Knight will have an exhibition on view from May 4 - June 30, 2013 at Portikus in Germany.  He had a solo exhibition at The Renaissance Society, Museotypes, in 1983.  The exhibition featured sixty dinner plates, silkscreened with architectural diagrams of 60 different museums. 

The exhibition catalogue is  available on The Renaissance Society website and features an essay by Anne Rorimer. 

William Pope.L, Installation View, The Renaissance Society, 2013.

Thanks to everyone that came out for the opening reception of WIlliam Pope.L’s Forlesen yesterday.  Photo and video documentation will be posted within the week. 

Moshekwa Langa currently has a solo exhibition at the Krannert Art Museum at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign titled Mogalakwena on view through May 12

Moshekwa Langa had a solo exhibition at The Renaissance Society in 1999.

Friends in NY - William Pope.L will be performing at the Whitney Museum of American Art this evening at 7pm in conjunction with the exhibition Blues for Smoke.
His exhibition at The Renaissance Society, Forlesen, opens next Sunday, April 28th.

Friends in NY - William Pope.L will be performing at the Whitney Museum of American Art this evening at 7pm in conjunction with the exhibition Blues for Smoke.

His exhibition at The Renaissance Society, Forlesen, opens next Sunday, April 28th.

Installation well underway for William Pope.L’s Forlesen.  You won’t want to miss this exhibition.  Opening reception and artist talk April 28th, 4-7pm.  Exhibition on view April 28 - June 23, 2013. 


More info at www.renaissancesociety.org

RSVP, though not required, via Facebook.

Join us on Wednesday, April 3 at 7pm for a performance of Jean Barraque’s Piano Sonata (1952) performed by Chicago pianist Winston Choi.  Bond Chapel, off the main campus quadrangle.  FREE and open to the public. 

Barbara Bloom has an exhibition at The Jewish Museum in New York opening on Friday titled “As it were…So to speak.”  Bloom was commissioned by The Renaissance Society to create an edition - Flash Cards (2003), a set of 26 magnets.  You can buy them at The Renaissance Society museum store.  

This Saturday, March 9, at 2pm join us for a screening of John Boskovich’s 2001 18-minute film, North, featuring Gary Indiana reading from Louis-Ferdinand Céline’s novel “North.” Following the screening, exhibiting artist John Neff and associate curator and director of education Hamza Walker will interview Gary Indiana. The screening and interview will take place in Film Studies Center, Cobb Hall 306 (below the gallery). FREE and open to the public.

Felix Gonzalez-Torres as part of NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star at The New Museum, 2013.  Gonzalez-Torres had a solo exhibition at The Renaissance Society in 1994 titled Traveling