Julian Schnabel

Re-Reading


New York

Opening on Thursday, September 14th, 2017
From 6 to 8 pm

  • , Untitled, 2017
    Painted bronze with velvet cushion
    115.6 x 57.2 x 68.6 cm
    45 1/2 x 22 1/2 x 27 inches
  • , Untitled, 2017
    Painted bronze with velvet cushion
    115,57 x 57,15 x 68,58 cm
    45 1/2 x 22 1/2 x 27 inches
  • , Untitled, 2016
    Oil, Spray Paint, printed paper on collage
    151,97 x 109,02 cm
    59 7/8 x 42 7/8 inches
  • , Untitled, 2016
    Oil, Spray Paint, printed paper on collage
    151,97 x 109,02 cm
    59 7/8 x 42 7/8 inches
  • , Untitled, 2016
    Oil, spary paint, printed paper on collage
    151,98 x 109,01 cm
    59 5/6 x 42 11/12 inches
  • , Untitled, 2016
    Oil, spray paint, printed paper on collage
    151,98 x 109,01 cm
    59 5/6 x 42 11/12 inches
  • , Walt Whitman IV (Air), 2016
    Ink on pigment print on paper
    129,5 x 97,8 cm
    51 x 38 1/2 inches
  • , Walt Whtiman (Waterfall), 2016
    Ink on pigment print on paper
    129,54 x 97,79 cm
    51 x 38 1/2 inches
  • , Walt Whitman III (Waterfall), 2016
    Ink on pigment print on paper
    129,54 x 97,79 cm
    51 x 38 1/2 inches
  • , Walt Whitman (Waterfall), 2016
    Gesso, ink on printed paper
    200 x 150,01 cm
    78 3/4 x 59 inches
  • Walt Whitman II (Lake), 2016
    Ink on pigment print on paper
    130,02 x 98 cm
    51 3/16 x 38 7/12 inches
  • , Walt Whitman (Frozen Lake), 2016
    Ink on pigment print on paper
    130,02 x 98 cm
    51 3/16 x 38 7/12 inches
  • , Walt Whitman (Frozen Lake), 2016
    Gesso, ink on printed paper
    200 x 150 cm
    78 3/4 x 59 1/16 inches
  • , Untitled (Knight castle), 2016
    Carbon print on fiber paper, mounted on board
    82,55 x 59,69 cm
    32 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Land Reclamation on the North Coast), 2016
    Carbon print on fiber paper, mounted on board
    59,69 x 80,01 cm
    23 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Storks), 2016
    Carbon print on fiber paper, mounted on board
    59,69 x 77,47 cm
    23 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Metric Dimensions and Weights), 2016
    Carbon print on fiber paper, mounted on board
    73,66 x 59,69 cm
    29 x 23 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Summer), 2016
    Carbon print on fiber paper, mounted on board
    59,69 x 80,01 cm
    23 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Rhine with the Siebengebirge), 2016
    Carbon print on fiber paper, mounted on board
    59,69 x 80,01 cm
    23 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled (Cologne Cathedral), 2016
    Carbon print on fiber paper, mounted on board
    59,69 x 78,74 cm
    23 1/2 x 31 inches
  • , Untitled, 2017
    Spray paint on plexiglass over printed image
    149,86 x 111,76 cm
    59 x 44 inches
  • , Untitled, 2017
    Spray paint on plexiglass over printed image
    149,86 x 111,76 cm
    59 x 44 inches
  • , Untitled, 2017
    Spray paint on plexiglass over printed image
    149,86 x 111,76 cm
    59 x 44 inches
  • , Untitled, 2017
    Spray paint on plexiglass over printed image
    149,86 x 111,76 cm
    59 x 44 inches
  • , Untitled, 2017
    Spray paint on plexiglass over printed image
    149,86 x 111,76 cm
    59 x 44 inches
  • , Untitled, 2017
    Spray paint on plexiglass over printed image
    149,86 x 111,76 cm
    59 x 44 inches
  • , Untitled, 2017
    Spray paint on plexiglass over printed image
    149,86 x 111,76 cm
    59 x 44 inches

Press release

“Do I contradict myself? Very well then, I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes.)”
–Walt Whitman, Song of Myself, 1855

"I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best." 
–Walt Whitman, Preface to Leaves of Grass, 1855


Almine Rech gallery is pleased to present Re-Reading, featuring recent works by Julian Schnabel. The title of the exhibition, Re-Reading refers to works on paper; reproduced found images on cardboard, reproductions of wallpaper that have been recycled and reenlisted serving as a palimpsest and ground for a stasis where anything can occur; two chairs, and spray painted Plexiglas works that cover found enlarged photos from a book on Ernest Hemingway’s house in Cuba.


Text by Joachim Pissarro


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