A sampling of projects produced by Kaufman Vardy Projects

 

CURATORIAL

  • Extending the Line, a series of 3 exhibitions, examined contemporary geometric abstraction. During Art Basel Miami Beach it was paired with a Group Zero show; at a Baltimore, MD gallery the show featured 3D-based works, including pieces commissioned for the exhibition

 

  • Silver Linings explored of the use of silver and its meanings and illusions through the work of 9 artists, including Warhol, Thalen & Thalen, Dove Bradshaw and Cordy Ryman
     

  • Men in Suits (group show, fall 2016) focuses on implications of conformity and its expectations

 

COMMUNICATIONS

  • Catalog essay for Linda Schrank’s 2015 show at the Fondazione Piero della Francesca in Sansepolcro, Italy and Light/Licht/Lumière, an exhibition in Baltimore featuring François Morellet, Erwin Reidl, among others

 

  • An essay in Fata, a monograph on the work of Frank Dituri, published by the University of Texas in 2015
     

  • Proposals for art fair participation on behalf of gallery clients, in addition to press releases and website content

 

STRATEGIC MARKETING

  • Consulted on the marketing of the William John Kennedy photographic portfolio, produced by KIWI Arts group to benefit The Warhol Museum.  Projects included the launch party at the Versace mansion during Art Basel 2014, and participation in the Armory Show and Expo Chicago 

 

  • Collaborated on the production of the film Taylor and Ultra on the 60s, The Factory and Being a Warhol Superstar, one of the short documentaries selected by the Tribeca Film Festival, 2016

 

  • Provide strategic, practical and curatorial advice to help clients achieve desired art fair participation

 

PROGRAMMING

  • In 2012, developed a 6-part series on Andy Warhol and his world at Site/109 featuring authorities such as Eric Shiner, Judd Tully and Thomas Crow

 

  • Conceived and moderated a panel at The Bronx Museum that looked at the growing voice of small arts institutions, featuring Holly Block and Tom Finkelpearl

 

  • We often speak to museums, universities and arts groups on art world issues, most recently at NYU, the Morris Museum in Augusta, Georgia and the Association of Women Art Dealers
     

  • ARTtuesdays/MIAMI has hosted since 2009 major luminaries on the Miami art scene who present dynamic art world topics in conversation with the audience

 

 

 

 

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