Lindsay Preston Zappas, artist, writer, and the founder and editor of chief of Contemporary Art Review will be in conversation with artists Andrea Chung, Alex Olson and Analia Saban discussing materiality, surface, and the ways in which mark-making translates into meaning in their works across painting, collage, and sculpture.

Hosted by Venice Family Clinic, Thursday, May 6, 2021, 12:00 PM PT

To RSVP kindly register here: link





Join us at Altman Siegel for the final viewing hours of “Cascadence.” “Invocations II” by John T. Gast will be played continuously in the gallery on Saturday, May 1, 2021, from 1-4pm.⁠





Gray Area in conjunction with City Lights Booksellers and Yale University Press present Kate Crawford in conversation with Trevor Paglen, celebrating the launch of Crawford’s new book Atlas of AI: Power, Politics, and the Planetary Costs of Artificial Intelligence.

Friday, April 30, 2021, 6:00pm PT





Altman Siegel is pleased to participate in Frieze Viewing Room, New York Edition, on view May 5 through May 14, 2021. Our presentation will include new paintings by gallery artists Troy Lamarr Chew II, as well as photographs and early drawings from Lynn Hershman Leeson. Our viewing room will also include brand new paintings from Liam Everett, Koak, and Shinpei Kusanagi.

Wednesday Preview, May 5, 11am EST – Invitation only
Thursday Preview, May 6, 11am EST – Invitation & Frieze members only
Friday, May 7, 11am EST – Friday, May 14, midnight EST – Free access to all





Maggie Dethloff, curator of When Home Won’t Let You Stay: Migration through Contemporary Art, will be discussing the work of Richard Mosse, Carlos Motta, and Issac Julien regarding the use of time-based media to communicate stories of migration.

Hosted by The Cantor Arts Center, Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 5:30pm PT



































Cascadence is featured in Art Viewer.





Lynn Hershman Leeson is featured in the 13th Gwanju Biennial, “Minds Rising, Spirits Tuning,” directed by Defne Ayas and Natasha Ginwala.





Richard Mosse’s solo show, “Tristes Tropiques,” is on view at Jack Shainman Gallery from April 8 through May 15, 2021.





Altman Siegel is thrilled to host a public discussion over Zoom with New Orleans based artist Zarouhie Abdalian and curators Jackie Clay (Coleman Center), Jenny Gheith (SFMOMA), and Xiaoyu Weng (Guggenheim). We can decide, Zarouhie Abdalian’s solo exhibition currently on view at the gallery, will act as a prompt for this group conversation amongst friends and colleagues. Pieces featured in the show will be discussed in context of work the participants have done together.

Thursday, April 8, 2021, 4:00 PM PT

View the recording here: link





Join us for a VIP Walk-through of Art Basel OVR: Pioneers, hosted by Annina Brunner, VIP Representative Switzerland and Sabine Himmelsbach, Director, HeK, Basel.

Wednesday, March 24, 2021, 11 AM PT





Trevor Paglen discusses the history and evolution of his revolutionary practice with long time friend and social advocate Dennis Scholl.

Hosted by Art Basel, Friday, March 26, 2021, 12:00 PM PST

View the recording here.





Lynn Hershman Leeson’s solo show, “Staged Intimacy,” is on view at Rozenstraat from March 20 through May 29, 2021.





Simon Denny’s solo show, “Mine,” is on view at Petzel Gallery from March 18 through May 15, 2021.





Nate Boyce and Daniel Lopatin’s collaborative NFT, Excess/Harvest, goes live on Foundation on Wednesday, March 3, 2021. The auction is open for 24 hours from the first bid placed.⁠⁠





Lynn Hershman Leeson is featured on the podcast, Mirror with a Memory, in conversation with Martine Syms and American Artist discussing how AI can complicate our relationship to pictures we would otherwise think of as visual “proof.”






Lynn Hershman Leeson is featured in Living Content in conversation with Adriana Blidaru.





Altman Siegel is pleased to present artist Alex Olson in conversation with art historian and critic, Suzanne Hudson. The two will discuss Olson’s current solo exhibition at the gallery, A Platypus Glows Under Blacklight, and more broadly how it sits within the painter’s broader practice.

Saturday, January 30, 2021, 3:00pm PT

View the recording here.





Altman Siegel and soft network, a cooperative platform for collective arts programming, are pleased to present Reclaiming Network, a public, open forum discussion in which the project’s ideas will be workshopped and discussed as part of a meditation on the significance of collectivity. The content that each artist has contributed to the Altman Siegel online viewing room as well on Rachel Comey’s website and in her NYC store will be introduced by each participant. The group will also workshop new methods of activating online spaces and marketplaces as a means of addressing shifting concerns of cultural production and survival during this transformational time.

Conversation Participants:
Rachel Comey, Fashion Designer
Gwen Smith, Artist
Chelsea Spengemann, Director, Stan VanDerBeek Archive
Sara VanDerBeek, Artist
Yelena Yemchuk, Artist
Moderated by Claudia Altman-Siegel

Friday, January 29, 2021, 1:00pm PT

View the recording here.





Altman Siegel is pleased to participate in 4 x 8-bridges – an expansion of the 8-bridges website to include thirty-six Northern California art galleries, each showing four carefully selected works as well as a series of talks, webinars, and Zoom walk-throughs the week of January 25-31, 2021.





Matt Keegan is featured in Artforum in conversation with Domenick Ammirati about his artist book 1996 and the past and future Democratic Party.





We are pleased to announce that Lynn Hershman Leeson and Richard Mosse are 2020 VIA grant recipients!





Richard Mosse is featured in The Monocle Weekly in conversation with Augustin Macellari.





Chris Johanson’s solo show, “Subject Matter, Unblivion, Peace Train of Thought | How I figured Out How to Have a Show in 2021,” at The Modern Institute is now on view.





!Women Art Revolution by Lynn Hershman Leeson is featured in SFMOMA’s five-part program of films by women that foreground the possibilities of resistance and activism as it critiques power structures. The film will be available to stream online from December 16-22, 2020.





Richard Mosse is featured in VICE discussing his infrared images capturing the mass destruction of the Amazon rainforest





Emily Wardill’s film I gave my love a cherry that had no stone is streaming from December 7-13, 2020 on eFlux Video & Film.






Simon Denny has released a limited edition silk scarf titled, “Berlin Blue,” with Berlin Program for Artists. All proceeds benefit next year’s program for this free, peer to peer artist mentoring initiative founded in 2016 by Denny, Angela Bulloch, and Willem de Rooij.





Altman Siegel is pleased to announce our participation in Art Basel OVR: Miami Beach taking place December 2 – 6, 2020.





Trevor Paglen is featured in e-flux in conversation with Alessandra Franetovich.



























Emily Wardill’s solo exhibition at Secession, “Night for Day,” is featured on Contemporary Art Daily.




















Lucy Ives discusses Matt Keegan’s “1996” for Art in America.

























Zarouhie Abdalian is a recipient of the 2020 Painters & Sculptors Grant from the Joan Mitchell Foundation.



























Williams College Museum of Art is hosting a lecture with Trevor Paglen discussing his body of work regarding surveillance, data collection, and artificial intelligence.

November 6, 2020 at 6:00 pm ET. To RSVP, kindly register here: link























Matt Keegan is featured in “Artists’ Artists: Part One” in Frieze nominating Democracy: A Project by Group Material, 1987 – 1989, as an artwork that has been influential to him.





















SculptureCenter is hosting a book launch for the release of Matt Keegan’s “1996” on October 10, 2020, at 6:00 pm ET. Visit SculptureCenter’s website to learn more.




























For the inaugural edition of 8-bridges, Altman Siegel is pleased to announce new works addressing the mask as an identity construct by legendary Feminist artist Lynn Hershman Leeson. 8-bridges is a new online enterprise connecting Bay Area art and culture.




























Lynn Hershman Leeson will be in conversation with Apsara DiQuinzio, Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art and Phyllis C. Wattis MATRIX Curator at Berkeley Museum of Art Pacific Film Archive, as they tour Hershman Leeson’s exhibition. The event will take place on Friday, September 25, 3:00 pm PT.





















Emily Wardill’s exhibition, “Night for Day,” at Vienna Secession is on view from September 17 – November 8, 2020.





Trevor Paglen is featured in The New York Times discussing the history of photography and its relationship to state surveillance.
























Lynn Hershman Leeson will be in conversation with New Museum Curator Margot Norton on August 6, 2020 at 4:00 pm PT in anticipation of her upcoming exhibition, “Twisted.” Visit the New Museum website to learn more.



























Lynn Hershman Leeson is featured in Frieze discussing her experiments with digital avatars and viral antibodies.



















Altman Siegel is pleased to announce our participation in UNTITLED, ART Online, a virtual-reality art fair experience, taking place July 31 – August 2, 2020.























To celebrate his solo exhibition at Altman Siegel, Trevor Paglen will discuss his new work and its relationship to 19th Century photography with noted historian and author, Tyler Green. The event will take place on Thursday, July 30, 4:00 pm PT.



























Simon Denny is featured in Frieze discussing his update of Class Struggle, a socialist alternative to Monopoly, originally published in 1978.



















For Fondamenta, an online project presented by Artissima, Altman Siegel is pleased to feature a solo presentation with K.R.M. Mooney.  Fondamenta is on view from June 5 – July 5, 2020.



















Altman Siegel is pleased to present work by Matt Keegan, Liam Everett, Laeh Glenn, and Chris Johanson for FAIR, an online art fair initiative hosted by the New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) in partnership with Artlogic. FAIR is on view from May 20 – June 21, 2020.






















Dispatch from New Orleans, by Zarouhie Abdalian – April 22, 2020






















la voie lactée – Liam Everett – April 1, 2020





Touch – Koak – March 19, 2020