The 2016 fall exhibition season is in full swing with shows by three SVA alumni that explore everything from sexuality and activism, to the killing of Cecil the Lion and the surreal beauty of New York City’s historical buildings.
Nadine Faraj‘’ groups such as the BlackOUT Collective in San Francisco; FEMEN in France; and Muslim feminists in the Middle East, among others. Accompanying the watercolors is a series of abstract sculptures that reflect the artist’s exploration of protest and sacred sexuality. On view at Anna Zorina Gallery, 533 West 23rd Street, through November 12.
Marc Yankus‘’ portraits focuses on New York City’s architecture in uncanny moments of stillness and free of people and cars. Entitled “The Secret Lives of Buildings,” Yankus invites viewers to reconsider the way they view historical buildings. On view at ClampArt, 247 West 29th Street, through November 26.