Lesley Dill
You Taught Me
1997
charcoal, thread, oil and photograph on silverprint paper
69 3/8 x 51 3/4 inches
LDd 63

Peter Saul
O.J.
1996
acrylic, alkyd on canvas 
84 x 72 inches 
PSp 90

Leon Golub
1985 South Africa 
1985
A/P 5/13
lithograph
22 x 30 inches
LGr 01

Robert Arneson
Bye-Bye Huey P
1989
latex, acrylic, oil stick on canvas
74 1/2 x 57 1/2 inches
RAp07    

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Self-portrait--Bound Head
1984
oil pastel on paper
60 x 47 3/4 inches
LCAd11    

Show Announcement

Show Announcement (continued)

Press Release

Artists for Mumia 911

 

Sep 9 - Sep 25, 1999

From September 9 through the 25th the George Adams Gallery will present MUMIA 911: ARTISTS RESPOND.  This benefit exhibition, which is part of a coordinated nation-wide series of events, National Day of Art to Stop the Execution of Mumia Abu-Jamal, calls attention to the plight of Mumia Abu-Jamal, the award-winning journalist who has been on death row in Philadelphia since 1982.


Artists participating in the exhibition at the George Adams Gallery include: Ida Appelbroog, Luis Cruz Azaceta, Robert Arneson, Renee Cox, Lesley Dill, Leon Golub, and Kiki Smith.


Other participating galleries include: PPOW, White Columns, Gallery 1199, Art in General and the Bronx River Arts Center.

 

Exhibition Checklist


Clockwise from the right:


1. Renee Cox
Burning, 1998
cibachrome, edition of 3, number 1
60 x 40 inches


2. Robbie Conal
Little White Lies, 1997
oil and photomontage on panel
60 x 40 inches 


3. Peter Saul
O. J., 1996
acrylic, alkyd on canvas
84 x 72 inches


4. Arnold Mesches
Anomie 1929; The Lighter, 1995
acrylic on canvas
66 x 50 inche


5. Robert Arneson
Bye-Bye Huey P, 1989
latex, acrylic, oil stick on canvas
74 1/2 x 57 1/2 inches


6. Peter Waite
Electric Chair I, 1997
acrylic on aluminum panel
45 1/4 x 73 1/2 inches


7. Danny Simmons
In the Conjour Zous, 1997
acrylic on canvas
60 x 60 inches


8. Lesley Dill
You Taught Me, 1997
charcoal, thread, oil and photograph on silverprint paper
69 3/8 x 51 3/4 inches


9. Leon Golub
1985 South Africa,1985
A/P  5/13, lithograph
22 x 30 inches


10. Ida Applebroog
Untitled (Bang), 1995
ink and rohplex on vellum
17 1/4 x 19 1/2 inches


11. Nancy Spero
Eclipse, 1991
handprinted collage on paper
19.5 x 24 inches


12. Luis Cruz Azaceta
Self-portrait--Bound Head, 1984
oil pastel on paper
60 x 47 3/4 inches


13. Betye Saar
Blow Top Blues:  The Fire Next Time, 1998
lithograph with mixed media, edition of 45, number 10 
27 x 22.5 inches


14. Kiki Smith
Untitled (Big Crows), 1997
iris print, edition of 20, number 11
Published by Pace Editions, Inc.
19 7/8 x 37 1/2 inches


15. Camille Billops
KKK Boutique I, 1993
etching, aquatint, edition of 18, number 3
11 1/4 x 13 inches (sight)