Press Release

May 15 –
June 23, 2008

April 15, 2008—In his third solo show at Anton Kern Gallery, Glasgow-based artist David Shrigley plans to show stretched paintings, sign paintings on wood, two sculptures, and a film. The exhibition opens on Thursday, May 15 and will run through Saturday, June 21, 2008.

 

In addition to the exhibition, Anton Kern Gallery and David Shrigley have organized a concert with R. Stevie Moore on the Tuesday before the exhibition opening:

 

R. Stevie Moore

Tuesday, May 13, 2008, 8:00 pm

Cake Shop

152 Ludlow Street, New York, NY

 

Witty, prolific and darkly humorous, Shrigley’s work pinpoints moments in a disjointed stream of consciousness and reveals an offbeat world. Eccentric moral dilemmas must be faced at every turn. Every situation is simultaneously bizarre and vaguely familiar. Unusual habits, dreams, facial features, school playgrounds and bodily functions are all fair game.

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