Ellen Gallagher — AxME

Booklet 28.02.14 2014

The booklet follows the development and work series of the African-American artist Ellen Gallagher as well as tracing the exhibition's spatial arrangement. Gallagher not only brings together a wide variety of media – including painting, drawing, collage, or film – but also combines topics such as myth, nature, art, and social history into a strange and unsettling imaginary world.


Ellen Gallagher — AxME


Stretch your view

Stretch your View

Artist Talk, Video, conversation

Artist talk with Ellen Gallagher

Artist talk on the occasion of the exhibition opening "Ellen Gallagher: AxME" MORE


Ulrich Wilmes: Ellen Gallagher

Catalogue essay about the cornerstones of the artist's visual language MORE

In the press

Art in Review — Review in New York Times on Ellen Gallagher

"Some people have trouble with Ellen Gallagher's work. Is it the combination of prettiness and politics that make it suspect?" MORE

Picture Gallery

In the press

Okwui Enwezor in Frieze on Ellen Gallagher

In his article, Okwui Enwezor explores Ellen Gallagher's early work, which created excitement in the New York art scene in the early 1990s. MORE


Worksheets on "Ellen Gallagher — AxME"

Worksheets on topics related to the exhibition "Ellen Gallagher — AxME" can be downloaded here (in German). MORE