1-54 New York
May 18 – 21, 2023
Manhattanville Factory District
439 W. 127th St
New York, NY 10027
Exhibiting at 1-54 New York, Fridman Gallery will present the work of Remy Jungerman, Dindga McCannon, and Tigist Yoseph Ron.
May 19, 2023
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May 16, 2023
Remy Jungerman, Pimba WAKA POSU V, 2023, cotton textile, kaolin (pimba) on wood panel, 31 1/2 x 42"
Remy Jungerman (b. 1959, lives and works in Amsterdam and New York)
Remy Jungerman explores the intersection of pattern and symbol in Surinamese Maroon culture and 20th Century Modernism, utilizing West-African textiles and kaolin clay.
Jungerman represented the Netherlands in the 2019 Venice Biennale, and is the recipient of the prestigious Heineken prize for arts and sciences. In 2021-22 he was the subject of a mid-career retrospective at The Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam.
Remy Jungerman, Pimba SAMBURA XV, 2022-2023, cotton textile, kaolin (pimba) on wood panel,13 x 13"
Remy Jungerman, Pimba SAMBURA VI, 2022-2023, cotton textile, kaolin (pimba) on wood panel, 13 x 13"
Remy Jungerman, Pimba WAKA POSU III, 2023, cotton textile, kaolin (pimba) on wood panel, 31 1/2 x 24"
Dindga McCannon (b. 1947, NYC, lives and works in Philadephia, PA)
Dindga McCannon's mixed-media paintings, quilts, and works on paper focus on the stories of women: iconic public figures, unknown heroines, family, and friends from Harlem.
Dindga’s work is in the public collections of The National Gallery of Art, The Whitney Museum of American Art, The Hirshhorn Museum, The Brooklyn Museum, the Studio Museum in Harlem, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, among others.
She has participated in major traveling museum exhibitions, including Afro-Atlantic Histories at the National Gallery of Art, We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-1985 at the Brooklyn Museum; and Black Power at the National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, TN.
Dindga McCannon, Sister Alone With Her Spirits, Printed 2020, design 1972, Etching, 15 1/2 x 18"
Dindga McCannon, Sojourner, Harriet, Shirley, and Maya, 2022, Collagraph with Chine Collé, 17 3/4 x 23"
Dindga McCannon, One who has family and friends is richer than one who has money, 2022, Lithograph,
13 7/8 x 18"
Tigist Yoseph Ron (b. 1977, Gondar, Ethiopia, lives and works in Ra'anana)
Tigist Yoseph Ron draws with natural charcoal on paper. focusing on the story, emotions, and sense of light inspired by femininity, motherhood, family, and the Ethiopian-Israeli community.
Tigist Yosef Ron, 13 months of sunshine, 2023, charcoal on paper, 45 1/2 x 30 1/2"
Tigist Yosef Ron, All his, 2023, Charcoal on paper, 54 x 37"
Tigist Yosef Ron, New home 2, 2022, Charcoal on paper, 55 1/2 x 37 1/2"