Artists Space

Aljira & Artists Space

September 27 – November 4, 1990

Organized by Carl Hazelwood, Artistic Director, Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art, New Jersey.

A narrow, white door with the number "0" on it is partially open against a white wall, obscuring what is behind it.
John Salvest, Cipher, 1989. Wood, brass, plexiglass, alphabet noodles, 80 x 24 x 6 inches. [A narrow, white door with the number "0" on it is partially open against a white wall, obscuring what is behind it.]

Selections: Aljira at Artists Space is a group exhibition of New York and New Jersey artists chosen from both Artists Space's Artists File and Aljira's slide file. This year's Selections exhibition highlights the recent expansion of Artists Space's Artists File to include New Jersey artists whiel it introduces Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art, in Newark, to a New York audience. Included in this exhibition are James Andrew Brown, NJ; Cicely Cottingham, NJ; Ming Fay, NY; Paul Gardère, NY; Renée Green, NJ; Zhang Hongtu, NY; Barbara Klein, NJ; Franc Palaia, NJ; John Salvest, NJ; Rafael Sánchez, NJ; Dui Seid, NY.

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.

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