Howardena Pindell: What Remains To Be Seen

Feb 24 - May 20, 2018

Press images

Howardena Pindell, Free, White and 21, 1980. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, gift of Garth Greenan and Bryan Davidson Blue. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Video Drawings: Swimming, 1975. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Anixter Art Acquisition Fund. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Video Drawings: Hockey, 1975. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Anixter Art Acquisition Fund. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Video Drawings: Abstract, 1976. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Anixter Art Acquisition Fund. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Rambo Real Estate: Homelessness, 1987. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Bernice and Kenneth Newberger Fund. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled #20 (Dutch Wives Circled and Squared), 1978. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, gift of Albert A. Robin by exchange. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled #20 (Dutch Wives Circled and Squared) (detail), 1978. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, gift of Albert A. Robin by exchange. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Memory: Future, 1980–81. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Night Flight, 2015–16. Garth Greenan Gallery. Photo: courtesy the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled, 1968. Garth Greenan Gallery. Photo: courtesy the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled, 1968. Garth Greenan Gallery. Photo: courtesy the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled (Baseball), 1966. Garth Greenan Gallery. Photo: courtesy the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Still-Life with Banana, 1965. Garth Greenan Gallery. Photo: courtesy the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled #5B (Krakatoa), 2007. Garth Greenan Gallery. Photo: courtesy the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Autobiography: Africa (Red Frog II), 1986. Garth Greenan Gallery. Photo: courtesy the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Autobiography: India (Lakshmi), 1984. Garth Greenan Gallery. Photo: courtesy the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Autobiography: India (Lakshmi) (detail), 1984. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled #58, 1974. Collection of James Keith Brown and Eric Diefenbach, New York. Photo courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Autobiography: Water (Ancestors/Middle Passage/Family Ghosts), 1988. Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, The Ella Gallup Sumner and Mary Catlin Sumner Collection Fund. Photo courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled, 1968. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Memory Test: Free, White & Plastic (#114), 1979-80. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Arthur Hoppock Hearn Fund, 1980. Image copyright © The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Image source: Art Resource, NY.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled #4D, 2009. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled #3, 1975. Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey Museum purchase, Laura P. Hall Memorial Fund. Photo: Princeton University Art Museum/Art Resource, NY.
Howardena Pindell, Space Frame, 1969. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Self-Portrait, 1963–64. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Separate but Equal Genocide: AIDS , 1991–92. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, M64, 1982. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled, 1967. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled, 1995. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Gray Space Frame, 1968. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Grid Study #1, 1973. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled, 1970. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled, 1973. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled, 1969. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled (Peace), c. 1980s. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Autobiography: Switzerland (Road to Lucerne), 1989. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled, 1970. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Astronomy: Saturn, Nebula, 2008. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Astronomy: Saturn, Neptune, 2006. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Astronomy: Nebula NGC6826, 2005. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Five, 1973. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
A photograph of George H. W. Bush against a deep blue background, with small black arrows pointing at dots cover his torso and face. The word "LIAR" in capital letters is printed over his collar.
Howardena Pindell, War: The “L” Word (George Bush), 1988. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, War: Starvation (Sudan #1), 1988. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Memory: Future, 1980–81. Courtesy of the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York.
Howardena Pindell, Untitled #2, 1973. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Friends of the Department Gifts and matching funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, 1978. Image copyright © The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Image source: Art Resource, NY.
Exhibition catalog cover, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to Be Seen, 2018.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Work shown: Autobiography: Japan (Hiroshima Disguised), 1982 National Academy Museum, New York, Gift of Howardena Pindell, 2009 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Work shown: Hunger: The Color of Bones, 2014 Courtesy the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Work shown: Untitled #84, 1977 Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Broughton Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Work shown: Numbered hole punches, early 1970s Collection of Garth Greenan and Bryan David Blue, New York Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Work shown: Untitled #20 (Dutch Wives Circled and Squared) (detail), 1978 Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, gift of Albert A. Robin by exchange, 2014.15 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Work shown: Untitled #20 (Dutch Wives Circled and Squared) (detail), 1978 Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, gift of Albert A. Robin by exchange, 2014.15 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Work shown: Feast Day of Iemanja II December 31, 1980, 1980 The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York. Gift of Diane and Steven Jacobson, New York Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Work shown: Autobiography: Scapegoat, 1990 The Studio Museum in Harlem, Museum Purchase Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Work shown: “Till Birnam Wood Remove to Dunsinane” (Macbeth, Act 5, Scene 3), 1991 Collection of BethBeth Rudin DeWoody Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Work shown: Rambo Real Estate: Homelessness, 1987 Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Bernice and Kenneth Newberger Fund, 1997.80 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen, MCA Chicago February 24 – May 20, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.