WUM NEWS NEW YORK–The cutting-edge London/NYC-based gallery Skarstedt [Chelsea location] will be featuring a 10-artist collective show [Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring, Liz Larner, Sol LeWitt, Paul McCarthy, Richard Prince, Fred Sandback, Lawrence Weiner, Christopher Wool and Sue Williams] entitled "The American Line" [February 25- April 22, 2017] showcasing paintings, photographs, sculptures and installations by this group of renown American artists made over the past five decades. 

Through a variety of means, the exhibition interrogates our many understandings of the line, both in formal terms, and in regard to national borders, as well as artistic lineage.

From March 1-5, 2017 the Reykjavík-based gallery i8 will be participating [Booth No. 609] at The Armory Show featuring works by artists Hreinn Fridfinnsson, Kristjan Gudmundsson, Sigurdur Gudmundsson, Roni Horn, Callum Innes, Ernesto Neto and Ragnar Kjartansson.

The Los Angeles-based gallery Moran Bondaroff has announced participation at The Armory Show [March 1-5, 2017] featuring gallery artists Brian Belott, Bendix Harms, Anders Ruhwald, Agathe Snow, and Kon Trubkovich whose works will be showcased at [Booth No. 206].

WUM NEWS L.A.–The Los Angeles-based gallery Honor Fraser has announced that it will be part of Printed Matter's LA Art Book Fair [Booth T11] at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA from Friday, February 23-26, 2017.

The cutting-edge gallery located in La Cienega Boulevard will champion a diverse group of artists, presenting exhibitions that challenge social and artistic conventions.

With over 20 books in print, Honor Fraser aims to document the work of artists that it represents.

On view through April 9th, 2017 at the Fondazione Prada in Milan, Italy is the exhibition entitled “Extinct in the Wild” conceived by American artist Michael Wang bringing together flora and fauna that are no longer found in nature, but persist exclusively under human care, within an artificial habitat. 

Labelled with the officially designated term “extinct in the wild”, these species have left nature behind to fully enter the circuits of human culture.

On view through February 18th, 2017 is the sixth solo exhibition entitled "Paintings and Painted Panels" by  British abstract painter Ian McKeever at Galleri Andersson/Sandström.

Exhibiting two convergent series of paintings Hours of Darkness – Hours of Light, and an ongoing series titled Henge, McKeever’s acute sensibility of light and space in painting is on display in full force.

WUM NEWS L.A.–On view through April 1st, 2017 at Maccarone Los Angeles is the solo show entitled "1000 Brushstrokes," by Chicago-born artist Joe Zucker.

1000 Brushstrokes is made of 1000 industrial mops, each mop-head painted with one to five different colors and interconnected to create modules that are surrogate painting canvases. 

Each module of the work contains four mops with their wood handles bolted together to make a square.

On view through March 4th, 2017 at the David Richard Gallery in Santa Fe, NM, is the exhibition entitled "Color is As Color Does” by American-born artist Phillis Ideal.

In her new mixed media paintings, Ideal emphasizes bold compositions by leveraging color with large, reductive modernist shapes.

WUM NEWS NEW YORK–The New York City-based gallery On Stellar Rays has announced participation [Booth B213] this year at Zona Maco [Feb 8-12] in Mexico City featuring works by artists Zipora Fried and John Houck.

The Berlin /Stockholm-based Galerie Nordenhake has announced participation  in this year's edition of Zona Maco–Latin America's most important contemporary art fair [Feb 8-12, 2017] to be held at the Centro Citibanamex in Mexico City.