Velvet Fist at The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
January 26 - June 28, 2020
We are pleased to announce a solo exhibition of Ellen Lesperance at The Baltimore Museum of Art, opening on January 26, 2020. Ellen Lesperance: Velvet Fist will present a suite of seven paintings from the artist’s ongoing Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp series shown with her Congratulations and Celebrations Sweater participatory project. The exhibition will be on view until June 28, 2020.
Fore more information, visit www.artbma.org.
Dress Codes: Ellen Lesperance and Diane Simpson at Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA
September 21, 2019 - January 5, 2020
Ellen Lesperance will be included in a two-person exhibition, Dress Codes: Ellen Lesperance and Diane Simpson, at the Frye Art Museum, Seattle, MA. The exhibition will be on view from September 21, 2019 through January 5, 2020.
For more information, visit www.fryemuseum.org.
Feminist Histories: Artists After 2000 at Sao Paulo Museum of Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil
August 23 - November 17, 2019
Ellen Lesperance will be included in Feminist Histories: Artists After 2000 at the Sao Paulo Museum of Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil. On view from August 23 through November 17, 2019, the exhibition will be organized around themes, where works of different medium will tackle the history of women and feminisms and the state and future of contemporary feminism.
Fore more information, visit www.masp.org.br.
Less is a Bore: Maximalist Art & Design at ICA Boston, MA
June 26 - September 22, 2019
Ellen Lesperance will be included in Less is a Bore: Maximalist Art & Design at ICA Boston, an exhibition that focuses on works across medium that favor decoration, pattern and maximalism. It will be on view from June 26 through September 22, 2019.
Fore more information, visit www.icaboston.org.
Honolulu Biennial 2019
March 8 - May 5, 2019
Ellen Lesperance will be included in the second edition of the Honolulu Biennial, titled "To Make Wrong / Right / Now". The Biennial will be held from March 8 to May 5, 2019 and will bring together 19 artists and artists groups from Hawaii and 29 artists and artist group from the Pacific and Asia.
For more information, please visit www.honolulubiennial.org.
Still I Rise: Feminisms, Gender and Resistance at Nottingham Contemporary, UK
October 27, 2018 - January 27, 2019
Ellen Lesperance is included in Still I Rise: Feminisms, Gender and Resistance, on view at Nottingham Contemporary, Notthingham, UK through January 27, 2019. This exhibition explores the role that women have played in the history of resistance movements and alternative forms of living and will travel to De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea, UK in February - June 2019.
For more information, please visit www.notthinghamcontemporary.org.
Nashashibi/Skaer: Thinking Through Other Artists at Tate St Ives, UK
October 20, 2018 - January 6, 2019
Ellen Lesperance is included in Nashashibi/Skaer: Thinking Through Other Artists, on view at the Tate St Ives in Cornwall, UK, until January 6, 2019. This exhibition combines films made by Rosalinf Nashashibi and Lucy Skaer with their personal selection of historic and contemporary art that reflects on and adds new meaning to their work.
For more information, please visit www.tate.org.uk.
New Materialism at Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
September 5 - November 11, 2018
Ellen Lesperance is included in New Materialism, on view at Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden through November 11, 2018. This group exhibition gathers 13 artists who work withing textile, wood, clay and ceramics, paying attention to the increading interest in crafts as a material and method within the contemporary art field.
For more information, please visit www.bonnierskonsthall.se.
Half of the Picture: A Feminist Look at the Collection at the Brooklyn Museum, NY
August 23, 2018 - March 31, 2019
Ellen Lesperance is included in Half the Picture: A Feminist Look at the Collection at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Brooklyn Museum, on view through March 31, 2019. Featuring more than 100 works from the Museum's collection, the exhibition explores a wide range of art-making, focusing on enduring political subjects - encompassing gender, race and class - that remain relevant today.
For more information, please visit www.brooklynmuseum.org.