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Opening Reception for Heidi Bucher: The Site of Memory
April 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lehmann Maupin is pleased to announce Heidi Bucher: The Site of Memory. Organized with the artist’s estate, the exhibition marks Bucher’s first solo presentation since her landmark survey last year at Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art, London, and her first with the gallery. This exhibition features work from the mid-1970s through the 1980s and will include some of her most significant sculptures, including Borg (1976), a sculpture modeled on the entire cellar of Bucher’s studio, and the first work to use her signature latex casting method, as well as works that will be exhibited for the first time in the United States, such as Untitled (Door to the Herrenzimmer) (1978) and Elfenbornhaut (1982). The gallery will host an opening reception on Thursday, April 25, from 6 to 8 PM, followed by a public talk on Friday, April 26, from 6 to 8 PM with Ziba Ardalan, Founder and Director, Parasol unit; Simon Castets, Director, Swiss Institute; and Ruth Erickson, Mannion Family Curator, ICA Boston, moderated by Lehmann Maupin Curatorial Director, Anna Stothart at 501 West 24th Street.