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Alison Rossiter reviewed in The Brooklyn Rail

The Brooklyn Rail reviews Alison Rossiter’s exhibition, Substance of Density 1918-1948. “Much of the work,” writes Zach Ritter, “evokes different moments in the history of painterly and photographic abstraction.” “To read the full article, please visit the Rail website .

Yossi Milo Gallery at Armory Show 2020

Yossi Milo Gallery participated in the 2020 edition of The Armory Show on Pier 94 in New York City from March 4 – 8, featuring work by Matthew Brandt, Angela Dufresne, Daniel Gordon, Hassan Hajjaj, Sarah Anne Johnson, Doron Langberg, Chris McCaw, Grace Metzler, Kyle Meyer, J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere, Meghann Riepenhoff and Alison Rossiter. For more information, please visit the Armory Show website.

Hassan Hajjaj at Fotografiska

A major solo exhibition by Hassan Hajjaj entitled VOGUE: The Arab Issue is on view at Fotografiska, Stockholm, Sweden, through June 7, 2020. Hajjaj’s mixed media works reference issues of cultural identity, stereotypes and appropriation in an increasingly globalized world by intermixing western symbols of high fashion and pop art with Moroccan consumer items. For more information, please visit the Fotografiska website.

Pieter Hugo in The New York Times

New York Times critic Siddhartha Mitter reviewed Pieter Hugo's solo exhibition, La Cucaracha, describing how Hugo “designs his portraits collaboratively with his subjects, and the strong color and crisp shooting mostly honor them, especially the close-up frames that dispense with dreamlike stagings.” To read the full article, please visit the New York Times website.

Hassan Hajjaj at The International Center of Photography

Hassan Hajjaj's portrait of Cardi B was on view in CONTACT HIGH: A Visual History of Hip-Hop at the International Center of Photography in New York, NY, from January 25 - May 18, 2020. The show surveyed the evolution of Hip-Hop since its inception four decades ago, exploring the wide cultural and political impacts of the movement and the plethora of iconic images created along the way. Other featured artists include Janette Beckman, Barron Claiborne, Gordon Parks and Jamel Shabazz. For more information, please visit the ICP website.

Markus Brunetti and Ezra Stoller at Muscarelle Museum of Art

Photographs by Markus Brunetti and Ezra Stoller were on view in In Focus: New Acquisitions in Photography at the Muscarelle Museum of Art in Williamsburg, VA, from February 8 – April 7, 2020. In Focus presented recent additions to the Muscarelle’s photography collection, emphasizing the institution’s growing interest in diversity of photographic process and subject matter. Other featured artists include Julia Margaret Cameron, Kristin Capp, Duane Michals and Ruth Orkin. For more information, please visit the Muscarelle Museum website.

Hassan Hajjaj in Lahore Biennale

New commissions by Hassan Hajjaj were included in the Second Lahore Biennale (LB02), Between the Sun and the Moon, across cultural heritage sites in Lahore, Pakistan, through February 29, 2020. Artwork in LB02 explored the issue of climate change and its repercussions, juxtaposing the rich social and cultural history of Lahore with its ancient cosmological understandings of the natural world and self. LB02 featured commissions by more than 20 artists including Madiha Aijaz, Alia Farid, Diana Al-Hadid and Haroon Mirza. For more information, please visit the Lahore Biennale Foundation website.

Mark Ruwedel at Kuntshalle Mannheim

Photographs by Mark Ruwedel were on view in Walker Evans Revisited as part of the 2020 Biennial for Contemporary Photography at the Kuntshalle Mannheim in Germany from February 29, 2020 - April 26, 2020. Evans’ photographs depicting the realities of American life in the 20th Century will be featured alongside works by contemporary artists including Ruwedel “whose work breathes new life into Evans' oeuvre”. Other featured artists in the exhibition, curated by David Campany, include Justine Kurland, Sherrie Levine and Stephen Shore, among others. For more information, please visit the Kunsthalle Mannheim website.

Pieter Hugo at Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation

Photographs by Pieter Hugo were on view in New Works: 20 Years of Art Collection Deutsche Börse at The Cube in Eschborn, Germany from November 22, 2019 - February 22, 2020. The works of the 14 artists featured in New Works explore the conditions of human existence, probing issues of identity and adaptation in a global context. Other featured artists include Jana Bissdorf, Hsu Pin Lee, Anders Petersen and Henry Wessel. For more information, please visit the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation website.

Myoung Ho Lee at Hayward Gallery

Photographs by Myoung Ho Lee were on view in Among the Trees at Hayward Gallery in London from March 4 - May 17, 2020. The exhibition drew from a variety of artistic media to investigate the symbolic and aesthetic resonance of trees and their relationship to human civilization. Other featured artists include Robert Adams, Eija-Liisa Ahtila, Tacita Dean, Peter Doig and Anya Gallaccio. For more information, please visit the Southbank Centre website.

Meghann Riepenhoff and Mark Ruwedel at the Joslyn Art Museum

Works by Meghann Riepenhoff and Mark Ruwedel were on view in Fact and Fiction in Contemporary Photography at the Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha, NE, from February 8 - May 10, 2020. Featuring works ranging from abstract, cameraless and digitally manipulated to ‘straight’ photography, the exhibition’s 20 artists surveyed possibilities for understanding, and undermining, the notion of photographic veracity. Other featured artists include James Casabere, John Divola, Lalla Essaydi, Mickalene Thomas and Carrie Mae Weems. For more information, please visit the Joslyn Art Museum website.

Mark Ruwedel at Palm Springs Art Museum

Mark Ruwedel’s photographs were featured in Imaging Change: History, Memory, and Social Justice at the Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, CA, from December 7, 2019 - April 5, 2020. Using Dawoud Bey’s Birmingham Project as a point of departure, the exhibition considered photography’s integral relationship with collective memory and the past, from the beginnings of the Civil Rights Movement to the present day. Other featured photographers include Eve Arnold, Walker Evans, Kora Ezawa, Vik Muniz and Lorna Simpson. For more information, please visit the Palm Springs Art Museum website.

New Pieter Hugo Monograph

A new book by Pieter Hugo, *La Cucaracha*Italic text, was released by Editorial RM (Barcelona/Mexico City) in March 2020. The monograph features 54 images taken by Hugo in Mexico in 2018 and 2019, as well as texts by Mario Bellatin and Ashraf Jamal. For more information, please visit the gallery’s Publications page.