Kick Off the Fall with Events in New York

1 September 2022

To celebrate our new exhibitions at Hauser & Wirth in New York, we will hold two days of public events on 10 & 17 September to connect with the local community, highlight the release of exciting new publications from our artists, expand the discourse around each new body of work and activate the spaces at 542 West 22nd Street through performance and a return to in person programming.

Image: Zoe Leonard. 'Al río / To the River' (detail), 2016–2022 © Zoe Leonard

In Conversation: Zoe Leonard and curator Nadiah Rivera Fellah on ‘Al río / To the River’

Sat 10 Sep 2022, 1 – 3 pm New York 22nd Street, 2nd Floor

On the occasion of ‘Zoe Leonard. Excerpts from Al río / To the River’ please join us for a conversation between the artist and Cleveland Museum of Art associate curator, Nadiah Rivera Fellah, with an introduction by poet and book editor Tim Johnson.

Leonard’s exhibition features a selection of works from her expansive photographic project ‘Al río / To the River’ (2016–2022) which traces the 1,200-mile stretch of the Rio Grande that is used to demarcate the border between the two countries.

Signed copies  of ‘Al río / To the River’ from Hatje Cantz will be available for purchase during the event.

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Image: Cover of Roni Horn's 'LOG' from Ze Books and Unnamed Press

Book Launch & Reading: Roni Horn’s ‘LOG’ with Jarrett Earnest, Mary Manning and Diamond Stingily

Sat 10 Sep 2022, 4 pm New York 22nd Street, 2nd Floor

Please join us for the release of Roni Horn’s new publication ‘LOG’ from Ze Books and a reading of selections from the book by writer, Jarett Earnest, and artists Mary Manning and Diamond Stingily.

Signed copies of the book will be available for purchase during the event.

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Image: Courtesy of AMOC

In Performance: American Modern Opera Company responds to ‘DEMENTED WORDS  Jenny Holzer’

Sat 10 Sep 2022, 8 pm New York 22nd Street, 1st Floor

Spanning the entire first floor of Jenny Holzer’s long anticipated exhibition ‘DEMENTED WORDS ’, AMOC (American Modern Opera Company) will present a musical performance with a powerhouse lineup of performers: countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo; violinist Keir GoGwilt; cellist Coleman Itzkoff; bass-baritone Davóne Tines; and guest percussionist Sae Hashimoto.

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Image (left to right): Christina Quarles © Christina Quarles. Photo: Tara Darby; Photo of Simon Wu by Thomas Blair; Photo of L'Rain by Nathan Bajar

Talk: Christina Quarles with Ismail Muhammad and Simon Wu Musical performance: L’Rain

Sat 17 Sep 2022, 5 pm New York 22nd Street, 5th Floor

On the occasion of ‘Christina Quarles. In 24 Days tha Sun’ll Set at 7pm,’ the artist’s first first major solo exhibition with Hauser & Wirth, please join us for a conversation between Quarles, The New York Times story editor, Ismail Muhammad and writer and curator Simon Wu, followed by a musical performance by Brooklyn based instrumentalist L’Rain.

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