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Jean Alexander Frater: Fold; Don't Spindle and Mutilate

May 25, 2017

What it looks like is, ok, like the hurried ancillary sculpture of an active hand, like a Monument to a Moment, the slip—in the course of creation—of fabric, the errant falling and perfect, frozen fantastic memory of a bolt in some divine designer-artist's atelier, a static haint of a kinetic flourish, the same ephemeral, cigarette-smoke beauty we find curling from a hot cherry or in the letting down, the glorious,… [more]

Gilded Records Presents Zinc

May 20, 2017

Please join us at THE MISSION on Saturday, May 20 at 8:30pm for a musical performance by Zinc organized by Eli Namay and Browne Goodwin. Zinc's musical performance complements Jean Alexander Frater's concurrent exhibition, Softer, on view in the gallery.

Zinc is an improvising group that draws its sound from a multiplicity of backgrounds and aesthetic perspectives. In this group timbre and grandniece are areas of instrumental focus. The… [more]

Susan Giles: Interiors

June 22, 2017

THE MISSION is pleased to announce Susan Giles' upcoming solo exhibition, Interiors, at The Gallery at Burren College of Art in Kilkeedy, Ireland. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, June 22 and will be on view through July 28, 2017.

The Gallery at Burren College of Art
Castlequarter Kilkeedy
Kilkeedy, Co. Clare, Ireland

Jean Alexander Frater: Dock 6 Collective

June 3, 2017

Dock 6 Design & Art 10
THE MISSION is excited to announce that Jean Alexander Frater's work is included in Dock 6 Design & Art 10 curated by Edra Soto and Dan Sullivan. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, June 3, 1:00-8:00pm.

Dock 6 Collective
2100 N. Major Ave.
Chicago, IL 60639


Matt Magee and Michelle Magot: Tabular

May 18, 2017

Please join Metropolitan Capital for a private opening of our newest art exhibition: Tabular. The exhibition features artists Diana Guerrero-Maciá, Matt Magee and Michelle Magot. An opening reception will be held Thursday, May 18 from 5:30 to 8:30pm at Metropolitan Capital Bank. To attend, please RSVp by clicking on this link: https://tabularartopening.splashthat.com/

Tabular is based on the idea of exploring the periodic table through art. Included works have distinctive… [more]

Jean Alexander Frater: Abstract Wall Paintings III

May 12, 2017

THE MISSION is pleased to announce Jean Alexander Frater's upcoming group show, ABSTRACT WALL PAINTINGS III #DESTIJL100YEARS, curated by Rob De Oude at Transmitter Gallery in Brooklyn, NY. An opening reception will be held on Friday, May 12 from 6:00-9:00pm and will be on view through Sunday, June 18. 2017.

Transmitter Gallery
1329 Willoughby Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11237
Abstract Wall Painting III, 2017 de Stijl #100 Years
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Susan Giles: Higher Than Wide

May 4, 2017

THE MISSON is pleased to announce Susan Giles' solo exhibition Higher Than Wide at Portland ‘Pataphysical Society (PataPDX) in Portland, OR. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, May 4 from 6:00 to 8:00pm and will be on view through Saturday, June 17, 2017. An artist talk with Susan Giles will be open to the public on Saturday, May 6 at 6:30pm.

Portland ‘Pataphysical Society presents Higher… [more]

Matt Magee: Wall of Text

May 3, 2017

THE MISSION is pleased to announce Matt Magee's upcoming show, Wall of Text, opening Friday, May 26th, from 7:00 to 10:00pm and will be on view through July 9th, 2017 at Everybody Gallery in Tucson, AZ.

Everybody Gallery
101 W 6th St, Studio Q
Tucson, AZ 857

One United Force

April 22, 2017

Join us at THE MISSION for One United Force Benefit Auction on Saturday, April 22 from 5:00 to 8:00pm. All proceeds from the auction will go to CANAT to support those most affected by the recent mudslides in Peru.
CANAT provides support to families who have lost their homes and who are affected by dengue, a water-borne illness.

The event is free and guests are invited… [more]

Larassa Kabel: DUMA 2017 Biennial

April 18, 2017

THE MISSION is pleased to announce that Larassa Kabel has two pieces that will be exhibited in the Dubuque Art Museum 2017 Biennial. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, May 27, 2017 and will be on view through Sunday, August 20, 2017.

Juror: Amanda C, Burdan, Ph.D., Associate Curator of the Brandywine River Museum of Art.

Dubuque Art Museum
701 Locust St
Dubuque, IA
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Larassa Kabel: Taking Pictures

April 6, 2017

THE MISSION is pleased to announce Larassa Kabel's participation in Taking Pictures: 2017, a group exhibition at Black Box Gallery in Portland, OR. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, April 1 and will be on view through Thursday, April 20, 2017.


Black Box Gallery
811 E Burnside #212
Portland, OR 97214

Michelle Prazak: Geometria Suspendida

THE MISSION is pleased to announce Geometría Suspendida and two-person exhibition including artists Michelle Prazak and Robert Ferrer at Impakto Gallery in Lima, Peru. An opening reception will be held on Wednesday, April 5 at 7:30pm and will be on view through Saturday, May 27, 2017


Impakto Gallery
Calle Lino Alarco
Miraflores - Lima, Peru

Matt Magee: Two-person exhibition at INDE/JACOBS

April 4, 2017

THE MISSION is excited to announce an exhibition of recent work by Matt Magee and Glen Hanson at INDE/JACOBS in Marfa, TX. A site-specific wall mural by Magee will featured in the show. The exhibition will be onview through Monday, May 29, 2017.


"Matt Magee's art evinces a wide array of sources, but a focused sensibility - one that allows him access to many different materials, formats, and… [more]

Interview: Seven Questions for Matt Magee

April 3, 2017

Seven Questions for Matt Magee

By Paul Laster, Glasstire, Texas Visual Art

Monday, April 3, 2017


While attending Trinity University in San Antonio in the early-‘80s, Matt Magee took a leap of faith that would forever change his life. Signing up on three straight summer internships with the Guggenheim Museum—two in New York and the third in Venice—the artist set a course for a creative career… [more]

Mariana Sissia: I Never did Anything out of the Blue

March 29, 2017

THE MISSION is pleased to announce I Never did Anything out of the Blue, a solo exhibiton my Mariana Sissia at YKW Gallery in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The exhibition will open on Wednesday, March 29 and will be one view through Saturday, April 29, 2017.


YKW Gallery
Rodriguez Peña 1934
Buenos Aires, Argentina 1021

Mariana Sissia: The Residue of Painting

March 23, 2017

THE MISSION is pleased to announce The Residue of Painting, a site-specific solo exhibition by Mariana Sissia at Quimera Gallery in Barcelona, Spain. The exhibition will open Thursday, March 23 and will be open through Tuesday, May 23, 2017.


Quimera Gallery
Carrer de València, 281, 08009 Barcelona, Spain

Mariana Sissia: Braque Prize

March 15, 2017

THE MISSION is pleased to announce the inclusion of Mariana Sissia in Braque Prize an exhibition curated by Anna Cerniglia. The exhibition is organized by The National University of Tres de Febrero (UNTREF), the French Embassy in Argentina, the Institut Français and the Palais of Tokyo. The exhibition will be on view through Wednesday, March 15 through Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Exhibiting artists include: Andrés Aizicovich, Nicanor Aráoz,… [more]

Larassa Kabel: Attach Files

March 12, 2017

THE MISSION is pleased to announce a group exhibition, ATTACH FILES, featuring Larassa Kabel at 50/50 Gallery in Kansas City, MO.ATTACH FILES will open Friday, March 17 and will be on view through Saturday, April 25, 2017.

50/50 was developed with the desire to diversify Kansas City's art ecology by introducing progressive dialogues through collaboration, utilization of alternative building materials and 21st century technology.


50/50
1628… [more]

Jeroen Nelemans: Gallery Weekend Chicago's EXPANDED

March 9, 2017

THE MISSION is excited to feature photographs and light boxes by Jeroen Nelemans at Gallery Weekend Chicago's (GWC), EXPANDED at Mana Contemporary Chicago. EXPANDED will open Thursday, March 9 and will be open to the public through Sunday, March 12, 2017.

In partnership with Mana Contemporary Chicago, GWC presents EXPANDED, an exhibition showcasing 25 of Chicago’s leading established contemporary art galleries and emerging artist-run spaces. Occupying a 20,000-square-foot space… [more]

Matt Magee: If You Stay Busy You Have No Time to be Unhappy

February 18, 2017

THE MISSION is pleased to announce an exhibition of work by over eighty artists showcasing a diversity of mediums, materials, sizes and creative backgrounds.

Coinciding with their twentieth anniversary, MOCA present If You Stay Busy You Have No Time to be Unhappy curated by Jocko Wayland, Chief Curator at MOCA Tucson. The exhibition will open Saturday, February 18 and will be on view through Monday, May 28, 2017.[more]