FEATURED BY ARTNET The current exhibition at Chelsea’s De Buck Gallery features a posthumous selection of Shozo Shimamoto’s riotously colorful paintings, which are vibrant and captivating. What a simple glance doesn’t tell you is how, exactly, they were made. With help from an assistant, the artist created these striking action works by throwing bottles onto a […]
By Sophia Callahan | the creators project The work of late artist Shozo Shimamoto splashes with color, fragments of plastic, and broken glass. Like Jackson Pollock’s drip paintings and Yves Klein’s body paintings, Shozo Shimamoto’s Bottle Crash works are benchmarks in the lineage of action and abstract painting. Now, a new show at De Buck Gallery features […]
De Buck Gallery is proud to support the Brothers of Charity’s humanitarian efforts in the Central African Republic via the resale of works by French street artist Zevs. The Brothers of Charity is a worldwide religious organization dedicated to providing humanitarian support to individuals, especially children and young people, living in war-torn countries. The Brothers […]
De Buck Gallery is pleased to offer a selection of works on paper by acclaimed artist Sam Francis (1923-1994), dating from the 1950s to 1980s. A key figure of the second generation of American Abstract Expressionism, Francis is recognized for his role in bringing the movement to international attention in Europe and Asia. Having spent […]
FEATURED BY ARTSY Though pioneering postwar Japanese artist Shozo Shimamoto is no longer alive, his exuberant energy is as palpable as ever in the works on view in a solo showing at De Buck Gallery. Focusing primarily on paintings made later in his long career, the show provides a taste of his radical approach to art making and how he […]
Cologne-based artist Regine Schumann is amongst the most notable artists working in the field of acrylic sculpture today. Her work beautifully explores the relationships between color, light and architecture. From multiple panels of light to monumental blocks of pulsating color, Regine Schumann’s work is truly a visual experience. Schumann’s sculptures are created to interact with […]
FEATURED BY ARTSY Along with movements such as Germany’s Zero Group and America’s Anonima Group, the members of the Italian Gruppo Enne were pioneers in reinventing the possibilities for retinal art in the mid-20th century. Using constructivist and optical art methods, Group Enne produced works that were neither flat nor sculptural, animated nor still. At New York’s De Buck Gallery, Alberto […]
MSNBC Originals recently published a fantastic video profile of painter Kelly Reemtsen, entitled “Should Women Be Able to Water The Lawn?” The video provides an enlightening glimpse into Reemtsen’s work, inspiration and the artist herself. To view the complete video, please click here.
The aptly named “Chromatic Momentum,” the new show at De Buck Gallery by the Los Angeles-based painter Dion Johnson, is all about color and motion. Not that it’s easy to put into words the striking visual impact of Johnson’s boldly hued abstract paintings—images that look, at turns, like bright ribbons of color, or light refracted along […]
Visit the gallery’s page on Issuu for a preview of Dion Johnson’s exhibition Chromatic Momentum which will be on view through February 14. Click here to view the e-catalogue!
De Buck Gallery is excited to announce the successful inauguration of our Antwerp viewing space on Friday, November 21, 2014. The space is located at Bosmanslei 30, 2018 Antwerp, Belgium, and will be open by appointment throughout the year. On view during the opening was the third installment of the traveling exhibition “A New Visual […]
We are thrilled to announce the inclusion of a guitar designed by Zevs in an auction to benefit War Child. The sale will be held on Sunday, November 9 at Bonhams New York, and also includes guitars by prominent artists and musicians such as Shepherd Fairey, Iggy Pop, and Sterling Ruby. For more information or […]
Don’t miss out on the last two weeks of our group exhibition A New Visual Dialogue! The exhibition features work by prominent twentieth century Italian artists Alberto Biasi, Dadamaino, Lucio Fontana, Giorgio Griffa, Pino Pinelli, Turi Simeti and Nanda Vigo, and will be on view at the gallery through November 8. Artsy has published a wonderful […]
We are pleased to announce the inclusion of two paintings by Tom Martin, Healthy Digestion and Clips II, in the Fort Wayne Museum of Art’s Contemporary Realism Biennial. The exhibition will be on view from September 20 – November 30, and focuses on “the most compelling trends in realism as explored by the most skilled […]
De Buck Gallery is pleased to announce an upcoming exhibition entitled We Tell Ourselves Stories in Order to Live, on view in the gallery’s project room from September 18 through October 4, 2014. The works on view represent the collaborative work of artists Gigi Stoll and Stephanie Tamez, produced together as a result of over […]
Congratulations to Hans Kotter on his nomination for the International Light Art Award 2015! Prize winners will be selected Friday, August 1 for an opportunity to exhibit at the Centre for International Light Art Unna in 2015. According to the website, “the goal of the INTERNATIONAL LIGHT ART AWARD, an initiative of the Centre for […]
Attenborough-Naftel’s installation in the gallery, Yard Sale, has received some great press! Segments of an interview with Sean Naftel was featured on NPR this past weekend, and is accompanied by an article that can be read here The New York Times also ran a Q & A with Naftel in the Home section on July […]
Pick up this month’s issue of Japanese Harper’s Bazaar, including an insert focusing on traveling in New York. One of the magazine’s highlights is a great list of the 100 top things to do in the city, including a visit to De Buck Gallery! Special thanks to Eleonore Marchand for mentioning us!
De Buck Gallery is pleased to announce a new installation in our project room entitled Yard Sale, by Attenborough-Naftel, which will be on view throughout the summer of 2014. The installation will open with a reception on June 19, 2014 from 6-8 PM. Attenborough-Naftel are known for their interventionist installations and events held throughout the […]