'Mediums of Exchange' at Shirley Fiterman Art Center

"Tentacular," 2015, by Mark Wagner. Courtesy of the artist and Pavel Zoubok Fine Art, NY

 

 

To March 30. On display in "Mediums of Exchange," now at Shirley Fiterman Art Center at BMCC, is the work of contemporary artists who use currency as a material in their work, or take a conceptual approach to the global economic system. They are among many artists who have turned their attention to this subject following the 2008 financial crisis.

When: Jan. 31 – March 30

Where: Shirley Fiterman Art Center, Borough of Manhattan Community College, 81 Barclay St.

Hours and more information here.

At right: Rob Pruitt's "American Quilt 2018: Crazy Quilt ($)," 2018. Courtesy of the artist and Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York / Rome

Artists featured: Nina Beier, Moyra Davey, Stuart Elster, Jane Fine, Meschac Gaba, Ghost of a Dream, Jonathan Herder, Takashi Kunitani, Agnieszka Kurant, Rob Pruitt, Yuken Teruya, Hanna von Goeler, Mark Wagner, Michael Wang, Nari Ward and Andy Warhol.