To support a one-year curatorial fellowship as the fellow assists Chisenhale’s annual 2022–23 commissions and develops their professional capacity through mentorship and through placement in an ecosystem of institutions in London. The institutional learning is shared through professional development workshops and peer networks of other curatorial fellows.
Musées de la Métropole Rouen Normandie
To support Sheila Hicks: Off-limits at the Corderie Vallois Industrial Museum, a former textile factory in Rouen that retains its original nineteenth-century hydraulic operation. This exhibition of American artist Sheila Hicks comprises a specially created installation by Hicks that transforms the old factory into a huge textile piece, in addition to more than 20 artworks that span her decades-long career. A French-language catalogue accompanies the exhibition.
KW Institute for Contemporary Art
To support Martin Wong: Malicious Mischief, the first large-scale monographic exhibition in Europe of the Chinese-Mexican-American artist Martin Wong. The traveling show presents more than 100 artworks around thematic groupings of place, framing the artist as a key proponent of the countercultural scenes of the United States in which he lived and worked. An English-language catalogue accompanies the exhibition.
To support Anne Truitt: Color in Space at the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia in Madrid and the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen. The first survey exhibition of American painter, sculptor, and writer Anne Truitt presents 80 artworks across four decades to explore her role as a pioneer of minimalism. Catalogues in German, Spanish, and English accompany the exhibition.
To support Double Vision, the first joint exhibition of German artist Gerhard Richter and American artist Vija Celmins. Organized with the support of both artists, the exhibition explores the striking parallels between these two contemporaries through 65 works of different media. A bilingual (German/English) catalogue accompanies the exhibition.
To support Circe (working title), the first major solo exhibition in a UK institution of Los Angeles–based artist Nikita Gale. Comprising boundary-pushing sculpture and audio components, the installation draws on a long tradition of African American storytelling to articulate the complexities of the contemporary moment. A catalogue accompanies the exhibition.
Museum der Bildenden Künste Leipzig / Terra Foundation for American Art
To support a three-year Terra Collection-in-Residence loan of five paintings from the Terra Foundation Collection and related programs. Paintings by Willard Metcalf, William Merritt Chase, Lilla Cabot Perry, Dennis Miller Bunker, and Jamie Wyeth are installed in the museum’s permanent galleries and in focused exhibitions.
Ashmolean Museum of Art & Archaeology / Terra Foundation for American Art
To support a four-year Terra Collection-in-Residence loan of one painting and 37 prints from the Terra Foundation Collection and related programs. A painting by Thomas Moran is installed in the museum’s permanent galleries while the works on paper are available to students, faculty, and other visitors in the museum’s Western Art Print Room.
University of Copenhagen
To support a two-day conference that highlights the groundbreaking practices of the Light and Space movement, connecting past and present generations of artists. The event will be recorded and be made available on Copenhagen Contemporary’s website.
To support Shirley Jaffe: An American in Paris, an exhibition that explores the full scope of the artist’s career that travels to Kunstmuseum Basel, Musée Matisse (Nice), and possibly one additional venue. A French- and English-language catalogue accompanies the exhibition.