May 19 to June 18, 2018

Jonas-The Shape the Scent at Dia Beacon lo


Senga Nengudi on Joan Jonas


Artists on Artists Lecture Series

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22/05/2018 18:30 22/05/2018 23:45 Europe/London Senga Nengudi on Joan Jonas Event DetailsTuesday, May 22, 2018, 6:30 pm Dia:Chelsea535 West 22nd Street, 5th FloorNew York City Free for Dia members; $10 general admission; $6 admission for students and seniors This event has reached capacity. Advance tickets are no longer available. Walk-up tickets will be sold based on availability. Senga Nengudi was born in Chicago in 1943. She studied art and dance at California State University, Los Angeles, from 1966 to 1971. Recent solo exhibitions have taken place at Galleries of Contemporary Art at the University of Colorado in Colorado Springs (2015), Lévy Gorvy in New York (2015), Warehouse Gallery at Syracuse University (2012), and Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia (2007). Recent group exhibitions include: Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Grey Art Gallery at New York University, Studio Museum in New York, and Walker Art Center in Minneapolis (2012–15); Blues for Smoke at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles and the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York (2012–13); Now Dig This!: Art and Black Los Angeles, 1960–1980 at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, MoMA PS1 in New York, and Williams College Museum of Art in Williamstown, Massachusetts (2011–12); Under the Big Black Sun at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (2011); and Los Angeles Goes Live: Performance Art in Southern California, 1970–1983 at the Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (2011). Nengudi’s work is in the collections of the Brooklyn Museum in New York, Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh, Hammer Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, Museum of Modern Art in New York, Studio Museum, and Whitney Museum of American Art. Nengudi lives and works in Colorado Springs.     Dia:Chelsea FALSE DD/MM/YYYY Senga Nengudi on Joan Jonas

Book Launch

Particulates Book Launch


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31/05/2018 18:30 31/05/2018 00:00 Europe/London Particulates Book Launch Event DetailsThursday, May 31, 2018, 6:30 pm Dia:Chelsea541 West 22nd Street New York City Particulates is an anthology of science fiction initiated by Rita McBride to accompany her commission Particulates at Dia:Chelsea. Edited by Nalo Hopkinson, this book features sixteen contributions from acclaimed writers of this powerful genre. A conversation between Hopkinson and McBride will occur at 6:30 pm, followed by select readings from the book. Signed books will be available for purchase. Admission is free. Reservations encouraged. The exhibition was made possible by major support from Brenda R. Potter. Significant support was provided by the Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, and Dia’s Director’s Council: Fady Jameel, Leslie and Mac McQuown, Hope Warschaw, and Sara and Evan Williams. Generous support was provided by Frances Bowes, Nathalie and Charles de Gunzburg, and Marissa Sackler. Additional support was provided by Karyn Kohl and Light Art Space. The publication was made possible by support from Katherine Farley and Jerry Speyer, Jill and Peter Kraus, and Susan Bay Nimoy and Leonard Nimoy. A publication of the Sackler Institute at Dia Art Foundation.     Dia:Chelsea FALSE DD/MM/YYYY Particulates Book Launch