In Jonas Mekas, Open Archives at Mana Contemporarys Chicago location, the exhibit employs a straightforward curation: Moving clockwise around the room, the objects follow the order of the newsletters release, the gallery lined with small gray floating shelves, one object per shelf.
Alejandro Contrerass In Work We Trust ¡Chamo, ¿qué hiciste con el carro?! at the ELM Foundation, his first solo exhibition in New York, is viscerally overwhelming. The sheer amount of material is difficult to process. Installation view: Alejandro Contreras: In Work We Trust ¡Chamo, ¿qué hiciste con el carro?!, The Boiler at ELM Foundation, Brooklyn, 2023. Courtesy the artist and The Boiler.