3rd Rail: A Site-Specific Installation by Clay Patrick McBride

3rd Rail: A Site-Specific Installation by Clay Patrick McBride

January 21 - February 22, 2015


Foley Gallery is delighted to present Third Rail, a site-specific installation by Clay Patrick McBride. More >>


Subtext - Works by Wyatt Gallery

Subtext - Works by Wyatt Gallery

January 21 - February 22, 2015


By photographing found advertising spaces in the New York City subway where advertisements have been temporarily removed, torn posters, paint, graffiti, and glue applied repeatedly over decades are revealed. Wyatt Gallery transforms these unintentional tableaux, referencing the masterful paintings by American abstract expressionism and French décollage art of the 1960’s Nouveau Réalisme movement.

These accidental works of art, formed by the hands of unknown employees who repeatedly install and deinstall advertisement posters, are discovered by chance during daily subway commutes by the artists. They might only remain visible for days until the next advertisement is placed on top, never to be seen again in their photographed forms.  Subtext reveals a world of unintentional “non-made” street art that asks: What lies beneath that which forms desire? More >>