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Watchlist Artist: Dave McDermott

GRIMM is proud to announce “The Power and Influence of Joseph Wiseman”, a new solo exhibition by Dave McDermott. In his second solo show at the gallery, Dave McDermott deals with the relationship between free will and fate. McDermott presents a layered system of allegorical and metaphorical framing devices, weaving together references to Japanese Ukiyo-e paintings, old James Bond stories, board games, and Italian “dream cinema” as structures through which to investigate these themes. In... [more]
Posted by Abhilasha Singh on 12/26/13

Unpacking the Slave City

by Nicola Bozzi
Coming across Atelier Van Lieshout is easy in this part of the world. From public installations to office furniture, the Rotterdam-based collective/studio founded in the mid-90s by Joep van Lieshout is ubiquitous. Unpolished and organic aesthetics mark AVL's designs, making their utopian pavilions a little sinister and their commercial tables quite quirky (not to mention expensive). On the whole, the collective's production is more complex than its bleak yet playful sculptures and environments... [more]
Posted by Nicola Bozzi on 12/3/12

Dave McDermott

GRIMM is pleased to announce the first solo exhibition of Dave McDermott (1974, Santa Cruz) in the Netherlands, titled:. The new paintings and sculptures of Dave McDermott in this exhibition demonstrate how art history has been a major source of inspiration for him. Recognizable are the elements from artworks from the modern masters like Picasso, Braque, Matisse, Hockney.The title and shape of this show refer to a series of paintings and etchings by the 18th century English... [more]
Posted by ArtSlant Team on 5/2/11