Pace Gallery

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The Pace Gallery is an American contemporary and modern art gallery with 10 locations worldwide. It was founded in Boston by Arne Glimcher in 1960.[1] Arne's son, Marc Glimcher, is the current President and CEO of Pace Gallery.[2]

The gallery moved to Manhattan in 1963 and from 1993 to 2010 operated jointly with Wildenstein & Co., a gallery specializing in old master painting, as PaceWildenstein.[3] In January 2009, PaceWildenstein announced plans for an independent publishing company called Artifex press, dedicated to the creation of online artists' catalogues raisonnés.[4]

Gallery spaces[edit]

The gallery operates three spaces in New York City, and others in California, in China, in London and in Paris.[5]

PaceWildenstein opened its gallery in the Factory 798 District of Beijing, China, in 2008; it was the first major Manhattan art gallery to open in the city.[6] Artists such as Zhang Xiaogang and Zhang Huan have exhibited in both the Beijing and New York galleries.[7] From 1995 to 1999, PaceWildenstein had a gallery in Los Angeles.[8] In April 2014, Pace used the former Tesla Motors building in Menlo Park, California as a temporary exhibition space; later in the year, Pace London did the same in Chesa Büsin, a house in Zuoz, Switzerland.[8][9] Pace opened a permanent gallery in downtown Palo Alto in 2016.

Pace is a partner in the Pace/MacGill Gallery, which specializes in photographs and is run by Peter MacGill.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on May 22, 2009. Retrieved February 14, 2010.
  2. ^ Kelly, Crow (2011-08-26). "Keeping Pace". WSJ. Magazine. Retrieved 2018-07-13.
  3. ^ Vogel, Carol (April 1, 2010). "Pace and Wildenstein Are Two Galleries Again". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved March 27, 2016.
  4. ^ Vogel, Carol. "Expressionist Berlin: Sotheby's London to Sell Kirchner 'Street Scene'". Retrieved 2018-07-13.
  5. ^ "Pace Gallery on artnet". www.artnet.com. Retrieved March 27, 2016.
  6. ^ Vogel, Carol (April 29, 2008). "Amid Asian Art Boom, Manhattan Gallery to Open Branch in Beijing". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved March 27, 2016.
  7. ^ Chiu, Rowena (2010). "Pace Beijing – in conversation with Feng Huanian, Director". Glass Magazine (2): 186. ISSN 2041-6318.
  8. ^ a b Zoë Lescaze (March 20, 2014), Pace Gallery Pops Up in Silicon Valley New York Observer.
  9. ^ Swiss space for Pace The Art Newspaper, June 20, 2014. Archived June 22, 2014.
  10. ^ Philip Gefter (December 3, 2006). 'What’s New in Photography: Anything but Photos'. The New York Times..

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