José Freire Talks Team Gallery’s New Los Angeles Space, its First Expansion Outside New York

An installation from "tl;dr" at Team Gallery, 47 Wooster Street (Courtesy Team Gallery)

An intriguing notice recently appeared on the website of Team Gallery, the Soho institution that represents Ryan McGinley, Cory Arcangel and others. “team (bungalow),” it said. “306 Windward Avenue, venice ca 90291.”

Could it be that Team, a New York-only stalwart for all of its 18 years—first in Chelsea before moving 83 Grand Street in 2006 Read More


Marianne Boesky Expands to Lower East Side

20 Clinton Street, soon to be home to Boesky East.

Four years ago, the art dealer Marianne Boesky decided to expand beyond her flagship Chelsea gallery on 24th Street by opening what she refers to as a curatorial “laboratory” in a townhouse on the Upper East Side. Next month, Ms. Boesky is expanding yet again, this time to the Lower East Side. Read More


Perry Rubenstein Files for Bankruptcy in California

Art dealer Perry Rubenstein (Photo: Patrick McMullan Company)

Los Angeles dealer Perry Rubenstein has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, according to a report in Art in America. The news was first reported in the Baer Faxt. Mr. Rubenstein, who began as a private dealer, ran a Chelsea gallery on West 23rd Street from 2004 to 2011, when he left town for Los Angeles, opening a 9,500-square-foot space in Hollywood in 2012. Over the years he did shows with a wide variety of artists, including Robin Rhode, Jesper Just, Sturtevant and Diana Al-Hadid. Read More


Next Up on the Lower East Side: Kristen Lorello Gallery

Works by Higgins and Occhionero. (Courtesy the artists and Kristen Lorello)

The address 195 Chrystie Street, between Stanton and Rivington Streets on the Lower East Side, has been home to a practice space for the No-Neck Blues Band, the very tiny gallery Art Since the Summer of ‘69 (which billed itself as “the smallest gallery in the world”) and, recently, a branch of Eleven Rivington. Now it’s getting a new gallery, an eponymous operation by Kristen Lorello, a former associate director at Eleven Rivington. Read More