Paradoxe de la Jouissance
Paradox of Pleasure
Exhibition curated by:
April 26-June 16, 2018
Marie du 4eme arrondissement
Mitchell Algus Gallery
Paintings and works on paper
by Agustin Fernandez
Frieze Spotlight, booth B58
Friday, May 5: 11am - 6pm (Friday Late tickets: 6-8pm)
Saturday, May 6: 11am -
Sunday, May 7: 11am - 6pm
RENCONTRE AUTOUR D'AGUSTIN FERNANDEZ ET ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE
Columbia Global Centers Paris
Reid Hall, 4 rue de Chevreuse 75006 Paris
The New York art scene in the 80s
An intimate portrait of Mapplethorpe from Fernandez's memoirs
The body and the erotic
Rocio Aranda (Museo del Barrio, New York)
Christian Gattinoni (Ecole Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie d’Arles)
Johnathan D. Katz (University of Buffalo)
Zoé Valdés (Writer)
RENCONTRE AUTOUR D'AGUSTIN FERNANDEZ
L'art latino-américain et les courant européens
Le surréalisme dans la peinture latino-américaine
L'Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
José Moure, Director (UFR 04 Arts plastiques et Sciences de l'art)
Richard Conte, Director (Institut ACTE-Paris 1/CNRS)
Yann Toma- Artist, Professor of Art ( Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne) and Director (Master international de Création (MAVI) et de l'équipe de recherche Art&Flux --UMR ACTE - CNRS)
Jacinto Lageira -Professor of Esthetics ( Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne) Director (laboratoire Æsthetica--UMR ACTE-CNRS) and Art Critic
Christoph Singler- Professor of Literature and Latin-American Visual Arts (Université de Franche-Comté)
Francisco Godoy- Associate Professor in Art History and Art Theory (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid) Researcher (exhibition department of the Museo Reina Sofía)
Juan Luis Morales -Artist and Architect
Hélène Sirven- Conference Master in Esthetics (Paris1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
The Mitchell Algus Gallery presented works on paper by Fernandez in a group show at NADA art fair in Miami and ICA curators Alex Gartenfeld and Gean Moreno picked Fernandez among their favorites at the fair see Gartenfeld review see Moreno review
Fernandez work included in exhibition,
Art Museum of the Americas, OAS
August 18, 2016-August 6, 2017
The Mitchell Algus Gallery presented paintings and work on paper by Fernandez at the Independent Art Fair in New York City on March 3-6 2016.
The Agustin Fernandez Foundation has just produced "Agustin Fernandez as Seen Through a Painting: Comments by Donald Kuspit." This video offers an analysis of one of Agustin Fernandez's paintings shown at the Katzen Art Center in the exhibit curated by Donald Kuspit, "Agustin Fernandez: Ultimate Surrealist."
The Mitchell Algus Gallery will be inaugurating its new space in Chelsea with a Fernandez solo exhibition entitled:
Agustin Fernandez, Paintings and works on Paper.
The show is scheduled to open on January 25, 2015 (reception from 6 to 8 pm) and will be viewable until March 8. It will feature paintings from various periods in the artist's career as well as a selection of drawings.
New York Times critic Holland Cotter reviews show
TimeOut NY critics have selected this exhibit as one of the top 5 shows to see in NYC.
Mitchell Algus Gallery
132 Delancey St, 2nd floor
New York, NY 10002
Video documentary featuring curator Donald Kuspit discussing the artist and the works included in the exhibition Agustin Fernandez: Ultimate Surrealist currently on view at the American University Museum, Katzen Arts Center
Agustin Fernandez: Ultimate Surrealist, an exhibition curated by Donald Kuspit, featuring close to 50 works produced by Fernandez throughout his career.
The show will take place at The American University Museum, Katzen Arts Center in Washington DC.
Major sponsorship for this exhibition was provided by the international platform G-Global, as well as by Joseph Hage Aaronson LLC.
The Agustin Fernandez Foundation proudly announces the release of its much anticipated book, Agustín Fernández: The Metamorphosis of Experience, with an introduction by Donald Kuspit and essays
by Susan Aberth, Abigail McEwen, and Rocio Aranda-Alvarado.
We are very pleased with the monograph, which, to date, is the most comprehensive exploration into the artist's career. Both beautiful and substantive, the book is indispensable to any Fernandez collector, scholar, or fan.
The Foundation is currently offering copies of the book for sale. The price is $75 per copy plus shipping and handling. Your purchase will help the Foundation continue its important mission and activities. To request copies, or for further information, please contact us via e-mail, regular mail, or by telephone.
We are pleased to announce the opening of the exhibit
on June 9 at the Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame.
Also, on August 29, 2013 the museum will host a closing reception from 4:00-7:00 pm that will include a talk by exhibition guest curator, Ricardo Pau-Llosa.
For a review of the show in the Miami Herald, please click here
Please join us for a presentation, in the company of the children of the artist, of Agustín Fernández: The Metamorphosis of Experience.
This event will take place at 8 pm at Books & Books, 265 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134
All are welcome
for more information:
This exhibtion will also be on view at The Snite Museum of the University of Notre Dame from June 9 to Septmber 1, 2013.
To order exhibtion catalogue with essay by curator Ricardo Pau-Llosa, please contact us.
Work on view in Washington DC
A work by Agustin Fernandez has been chosen for the exhibition, “Constellations”, curated by Abigail McEwen at the Art Museum of the Americas in Washington DC.
PINTA/ Institute of Fine Arts, New York University Panel on Fernandez
A panel discussion on the work The Agustin Fernandez Foundation to be held as part of PINTA Art fair program in collaboration with the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University and featuring Edward J. Sullivan as discussant.
Agustin Fernandez had an etching portfolio featured on the Antique Roadshow with commentary by Kelly Troester
The Frost Art Museum, Miami hosts a preview of works by Fernandez photographed at the museum for a forthcoming monograph about the artist.
Panel presentation about the work of Fernandez in Chicago.
This panel, sponsored by The Snite Museum of Art, will be carried out in conjunction with the annual meetings of the Association of Art Museum Curators.