Home page image: Amerika (K. Font) (2007-12)
by Claire Fontaine and Happy days (in the beginning)
by Liam Everett for the exhibition K
at the Wattis Institute of Contemporary Arts, San Francisco
//Tell Me What You Want (What You Really, Really Want): A New Auction of Contemporary Art
, Bonhams Los Angeles, March 27-31, 2015; Auction March 31, 2015, 4pm
//The Aesthetic Machine: Mechanics and Optics in Art
Bonhams New York, March 3-9, 2015
//California: From the Age of Exploration to the Age of Experimentation
Bonhams Los Angeles, February 27-March 11, 2015
Bonhams will be the lead sponsor for the first exhibition of the internationally acclaimed artist duo, Allora & Calzadilla at the Gallery at REDCAT, Calarts' downtown center for the contemporary arts in Los Angeles.
Friday, June 27, 2014 to Sunday, August 24, 2014
REDCAT: 631 West 2nd Street, Los Angeles CA 90012
Allora & Calzadilla: Apotome
Opening: Friday, June 27th
Artist talk 6pm, Performance 8pm
Sunday, June 29th
Performance 4:30 pm
//"Show Time: The 50 Most Influential Exhibitions of Contemporary Art"
(Thames and Hudson) a new book charting the history of contemporary exhibitions has been released! "Show Time" was written by curator Jens Hoffmann with research and editorial assistance from Joanna Szupinska-Myers and Dane Jensen.More about "Show Time"
Dane Jensen has now joined Bonhams Auctioneers and Appraisers
and a Specialist in Contemporary Art in Los Angeles. He works on two biannual auctions "Contemporary Art, New York" and Made in California: Contemporary Art."
Announcement from ArtMuse:
We are very excited to announce that we are now launching ArtMuse in Los Angeles! And we are pleased to welcome our newest addition to the ArtMuse family, Dane Jensen!
Talks are now available with Dane for "Richard Artschwager: The Unfamiliarity of the Everyday" at the Hammer Museum. He also will be offering tours at Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Contemporary Art Galleries of Los Angeles. More About Art Muse
//"Within and Beyond the Frame: Morrisa Maltz and Noah Krell"
A performance and video series curated by Dane Jensen, July 17, 2013 at Bar Lubtisch, Los Angeles, CA
- The commission "Kaleidoscape"
by the design collective Rebar opens May 12, 2013 at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive in Berkeley, CA.
- Press: The Art Newspaper
, May 2013, about Dane Jensen's Tino Sehgal Archive
- I Was a Tino Sehgal Interpreter
by Dane Jensen and Lindsey Westbrook, Glance Magazine, May 2013
-Research for the forthcoming book "Show Time" by Jens Hoffmann, on 50 exhibitions of the last 20 years. Scheduled to be released October 2013.
//Book Launch / Public Conversation: 'Americana: 50 States, 50 Months, 50 Exhibitions'
Saturday, October 27, 2012; Kadist, San Francisco
Jens Hoffmann will be joined by curators Dane Jensen, Will Brown, Liz Glass, Joanna Szupinska, and Xiaoyu Weng for a conversation about 'Americana: 50 States, 50 Months, 50 Exhibitions'.
//Were All Here Because Were Not All There
Barclay Simpson Award 25th Anniversary Exhibition
Tecoah Bruce Gallery at the Oliver Art Center, Oakland
Co-curator with David Kasprzak
September 27-October 27, 2012
Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA: Assistant Curator, May 31-June 30, 2012
Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA: Co-Curator, April 19-May 19, 2012
//Collective and Individual Structures of Curating
CCA and CCS Bard Symposium, San Francisco, May 18-20, 2012
//The Draft Report (sounds from the Black Forest)
A performance in three movements by Liam Everett, Potrero Hill Neighborhood House, San Francisco, CA, May 13, 2012, 8pm.
April 17~2012, "Learning Modalities" by Nova Benway, Johanna Burton, Jens Hoffmann, Dane Jensen, Leora Morinis, Sarah Robayo Sheridan
//Americana: US Virgin Islands: Histories of Sugar
Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, Mary Augustine Gallery,San Francisco, CA: Curator, April 10-21, 2012
//Curatorial Practice Thesis Symposium
Timken Lecture Hall,
California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA: Speaker, March 31, 2012
//Americana: American Samoa: Skin Deep
Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, Mary Augustine Gallery, San Francisco, CA: Curator, February 21 - March 5, 2012
Many thanks to supporters who made these exhibitions possible including the American Institute of Architects, San Francisco, the Netherlands Architecture Institute, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Consulate General of the Netherlands, California College of the Arts, the Wattis Institute of Contemporary Art, San Francisco, Showtime Networks, Reform Gallery, Los Angeles, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, Murray Moss and Franklin Getchell of Moss New York, Maarten Baas, A & I Printing, Los Angeles, Olson Visuals, Los Angeles, Flaunt Magazine, Los Angeles, Allan Jeffries Framing, Los Angeles, Wounded Warrior Project, Other Peoples Pixels, Chad Miller of AV Squad, Jared Meisler of Committed Inc., Paper Pak Industries, the CCA Curatorial Practice Class of 2012, Ana Paula Cohen, The Luggage Store Gallery, Leigh Markopoulos, Sue Ellen Stone, Suely Rolnik, Simon Goldin and Jakob Senneby, Liam Everett, Altman Siegel Gallery, Jennifer Katell, Rene De Guzman, Adam Lerner, Stijn Schiffeleers, Sasha Archibald, Mirian Lakes, Oakland Museum of California, FOR-SITE foundation, Justin Limoges, David Kasprzak, Cheryl Haines, Lisa Martin, Andrew Weiner, Jens Hoffmann, Juan Gaitan, Patron and Micki Meng.