Hannah Sage Kay
Hannah Sage Kay is a contributor to the Brooklyn Rail.
Take Me (Im Yours)By Hannah Sage Kay
Take Me (I’m Yours) presents the work of over forty artists, all of whom challenge the time-honored relationship of distance and deference established between art-object and viewer.
Doug Wheeler PSAD Synthetic DesertBy Hannah Sage Kay
Sounds of life fade away as you, along with four museumgoers and one museum guard, pass through three successive off-white chambers separating the Guggenheim’s rotunda from Doug Wheeler’s PSAD Synthetic Desert in the topmost tower gallery.
Klammern aus denen Blätter SprießenBy Hannah Sage Kay
Capitalist realism and the many ills it diagnoses are explored in Klammern aus denen Blätter Spriessen (Brackets from which Leaves Sprout), a group show at Hunter Shaw Fine Art in Los Angeles featuring work by Colleen Hargaden, Filip Kostic, Yein Lee, Andrew Rutherdale, Jonas Schoenberg, and a text by Steph Holl-Trieu.
Anna Uddenberg: Continental BreakfastBy Hannah Sage Kay
Descending the stairs and dirty brown hallway to the two-room Upper East Side basement dwelling that is Meredith Rosen Gallery engenders an air of willing abjection before even entering Anna Uddenbergs solo exhibition, Continental Breakfast, that features three pseudo-functional contraptions in a white-walled, blue-carpeted, drop ceiling-adorned space with florescent lights that feels like the prelude to a high-class murder.
Louise Lawler: LIGHTS OFF, AFTER HOURS, IN THE DARKBy Hannah Sage Kay
An homage, a funerary march, a quiet celebration: Louise Lawlers final exhibition at Metro Pictures, which will permanently shutter its doors in the coming months, resounds with a distinct nostalgia.
Doug Wheeler: PSAD Synthetic Desert IIIBy Hannah Sage Kay
Sounds of life fade away as you, along with four museumgoers and one museum guard, pass through three successive off-white chambers separating the Guggenheim’s rotunda from Doug Wheeler’s PSAD Synthetic Desert III in the topmost tower gallery.
Madeline Hollander: FlatwingBy Hannah Sage Kay
By choosing the rather doomed crickets as her subject, Hollanders Flatwing highlights the enormity of an impact that can be brought about by even the smallest of changes, thus emphasizing the precarity of our present environmental situation and the intensely choreographed nature of the world around us.
By Hannah Sage Kay
By magnifying the stylistic, architectural, and compositional inconsistencies present within the original comic frames, Kelley highlights the vagaries and mythologies of memory—the tendency to forget and invent a (new) past.
Lynn Hershman Leeson: TwistedBy Hannah Sage Kay
Twisted is the 80-year-old artists first ever solo museum exhibition in New York Citydespite a career marked by invisibility (whether purposeful or socially enforced), Hershman Leeson has only gained visibility with time.
Stories of Almost EveryoneBy Hannah Sage Kay
Legibility varies greatly in the work of over thirty international artists exhibited in Stories of Almost Everyone at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles.