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Sarah Anne Johnson at Yale University Art Gallery

Works by Sarah Anne Johnson are on view in On the Basis of Art: 150 Years of Women at Yale at the Yale University Art Gallery in New Haven, CT from September 10, 2021 - January 9, 2022. Honoring the 50th anniversary of coeducation at Yale and the 150th anniversary of the first enrollment of women students in the university’s fine arts program, On the Basis of Art is comprised of artworks by women from the Art Gallery’s collection. Other featured artists include Jennifer Bartlett, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Eva Hesse and Maya Lin. For more information, please visit the Yale University website.

Meghann Riepenhoff at C/O Berlin

Meghann Riepenhoff will be participating in a group exhibition, Songs of the Sky: Photography and the Cloud at the C/O Berlin, Berlin, Germany, from December 11, 2021 – March 5, 2022. The exhibition explores the “cloud” as a conceptual bridge between historical photography, with looked to the skies for inspiration, and our current moment, in which the cloud is a more nebulous technology. This show is planned with Les Rencontres d’Arles. For more information, please see the C/O website.

Doron Langberg at Grinnell College Museum of Art

Paintings by Doron Langberg are featured in Queer/Dialogue, a group show at the Grinnell College Museum of Art, on view from September 3 - December 11, 2021. The show, curated by Daniel Strong and Greg Manuel, features seven artists who explore the ever-shifting definitions and limits of “queerness” from across a diverse range of media and identity expression. Other featured artists include Catherine Opie, Jordan King, Jeremy Laing, Paul Mpagi Sepuya, Christina Quarles, and Devan Shimoyama. For more information, please visit the museum’s website.

Hassan Hajjaj Film Screening

Fotografiska New York hosted a screening of Hassan Hajjaj's A Day In The Life of Karima: A Henna Girl on September 12 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm. The film explores Karima, one of Hajjaj's subjects from his photo series Kesh Angels: a collection of photographs following girl biker gangs on the streets of Marrakesh. For more information please visit the Fotografiska website.

Hassan Hajjaj at Fotografiska New York

Fotografiska NYC hosted an intimate high tea with British-Moroccan photographer Hassan Hajjaj on September 9 from 3:00 - 5:00pm. Inspired by the artist’s tea room in Casablanca, guests were invited to enjoy tea from his brand Jajjah, light bites, and conversation. Included was a discussion of Hajjaj’s diverse practice of portraiture, installation, performance, fashion, and furniture design while immersed in his exhibition.

Yossi Milo Gallery at Armory Show 2021

Yossi Milo Gallery participated in the 2021 edition of The Armory Show at The Javitz Center from September 9-12, 2021, featuring work by Matthew Brandt, Uriel Caspi, Hassan Hajjaj, Asif Hoque, Nash Glynn, John Gill, Sarah Anne Johnson, Pierre Knop, Grace Metzler, Kyle Meyer, Alison Rossiter, Ibrahim Said, Shikeith, and Paolo Serra. For more information, please visit the Armory Show website.

Matthew Brandt at Erarta Museum

Matthew Brandt’s solo exhibition, Orphic Forest, is on view at the Erarta Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia, from August 6 – December 5, 2021. The show focuses on Brandt’s Silver series, where large-scale images of trees are rendered in metallic tones, featuring specially commissioned works of local trees around St. Petersburg. These works will join the museum’s permanent collection after the exhibition. For more information, please see the Erarta website.

Daniel Gordon at Rose Kennedy Greenway

Daniel Gordon is featured in a public art installation, Daniel Gordon on The Greenway, at the Rose Kennedy Greenway in Boston, MA, on view through May 2022. Past featured artists in the Rose Kennedy’s Public Art Program include Yinka Shonibare, Juan Travieso, and Andy Li. For more information, please see the Rose Kennedy website.

Hassan Hajjaj at Fotografiska New York

A solo exhibition of Hassan Hajjaj’s work, VOGUE, The Arab Issue, is presented at Fotografiska New York, from March 19 – November 7, 2021. In his titular series, Hajjaj photographs local women from his home country of Morocco parodying the poses typically found in Western fashion photography. His subjects “model” traditional garments—such as djellabas and hijabs—that the artist has designed to feature counterfeit brand logos, polka dots and leopard prints. Other series to be featured include Dakka Marrakchia, Legs, Handpainted Portraits and Handprints. For more information, please visit Fotografiska’s website.

Nevet Yitzhak at Wilfrid Israel Museum

A solo exhibition featuring Nevet Yitzhak, Re-collection, is now on view through January 2022 at the Wilfrid Israel Museum for Asian Art and Studies, Kibbutz HaZorea, Israel. In light of the museum's 70th anniversary, Yitzhak draws on the kibbutz archives to reassemble the museum's original collection of Asian art, playing with conventional museum categories and notions of provenance, fact, and fiction. For more information, please visit the museum website.

Pieter Hugo in DBPFP Anniversary Talk

To celebrate the 25th year of the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize, the Photographer's Gallery hosted a conversation with Pieter Hugo, Laia Abril and Donovan Wylie moderated by curator Anna Dannemann on July 21, 2021, at 6:30pm. The conversation revolved around the ongoing importance of the medium and the mechanisms of the prize and its role in shaping photographic practice today. To learn more, please see the Photographer's Gallery website.

Angela Dufresne at Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art

Angela Dufresne is featured in the group exhibition Omniscient at the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art in New York, NY from June 18, 2021 - January 2, 2022. The show will examine intersections between queer identity and contemporary digital image culture through three major themes: popular culture as queer iconography, images in the public sphere and mass media, and representation beyond the body. For more information, please visit the Leslie-Lohman website.