Curious Worlds: The Art of Ellen Lanyon, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
December 5, 2015 - April 17, 2016
Curious Worlds: The Art of Ellen Lanyon focuses primarily on Lanyon's "Magic" painting series, a body of work created between 1969 and 1984. On view from December 5, 2015 through April 17, 2016.
Jim Dine and Ellen Lanyon
Apparitions: Frottages and Rubbings, Menil Collection
September 11, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Works by Jim Dine and Ellen Lanyon appear in the exhibition Apparitions: Frottages and Rubbings from 1860 to Now at the Menil Collection in Houston, Texas. The exhibition surveys artistic uses of rubbing, and includes a textural, figurative work by Ellen Lanyon and a depiction of tools by Jim Dine. Through January 3, 2016.
José de Rivera, Malia Jensen, Alex Katz, David Klamen, Ellen Lanyon, Jim Lutes, Robert Nickle, Judith Rothschild, John Stezaker, and John Storrs
Body Building, Richard Gray Gallery Chicago
July 6 - August 15, 2015
Body Building is a group exhibition that examines relationships between the human body and the urban architectural environment. The show draws on works from as early as 1917 to show recurring ways that artists use the built environment to interpret the human form, and how the body in turn becomes a lens for architecture.
Featuring work by José de Rivera, Malia Jensen, Alex Katz, David Klamen, Ellen Lanyon, Jim Lutes, Robert Nickle, Judith Rothschild, John Stezaker, and John Storrs. The exhibition runs through August 14, 2015.