Artists Space


January 18 – February 24, 1990

Organized by Sally Couacaud

A close-up, black and white image of a face, with parts of the image chipping off and revealing a black backing.
Jeff Gibson, Delusions of Grandeur, 1989. Media unknown, 20 x 24 inches. [A close-up, black and white image of a face, with parts of the image chipping off and revealing a black backing.]

Artists Space is pleased to present Paraculture, a group exhibition organized by Sally Couacaud, Director of Artspace, Visual Art Centre, a non-profit exhibition space in Sydney, Australia. The exhibition focuses on the work of eight emerging artists: Gordon Bennett, Janet Burchill, Fiona Foley, Matthys Gerber, Jeff Gibson, Tim Johnson, Narelle Jubelin, and Lindy Lee.

Artists Space programs are made possible by: the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency, New York State Council on the Arts, and New York City Department of Cultural Affairs; AT&T Foundation, Inc., The David Bermant Foundation: Color, Light, Motion, The Bohen Foundation, The Cowles Charitable Trust, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts, Inc., Horace w. Goldsmith Foundation, The Greenwall Foundation, Jerome Foundation, The J.M. Kaplan Fund, The Dorothea L. Leonhardt Foundation, Inc., The Joe and Emily Lowe Foundation, Inc., The Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation, The Menemsha Fund, Joyce Mertz-Gilmore Foundation, Betty Parsons Foundation, The Reed Foundation, Inc., The Rockefeller Foundation, The Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc., and The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.; American Express Company, The Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A., Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc., Equitable Real Estate Group, Inc., General Atlantic Corporation, R.H. Macy and Company, Inc., Morgan Guaranty Trust Company of New York, Philip Morris Companies Inc., and U.S. Trust Company of New York; as well as Artwatch, Galleries in Support of Artists Space, Members and numerous Friends.

Additional funding for Artists Space activities has been provided by: Art Dealers Association of America, Inc., Louis A. Bradbury Fund, The Penny McCall Foundation, Motherwell Foundation, Inc., The Pace Gallery, and Payson Enterprises, Inc., among others.

Artists Space is a member of the National Association of Artists Organizations (NAAO) and the National Alliance of Media Arts Centers (NAMAC).