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Image: Gary Simmons live in conversation with Tobias Tubbs

Gary Simmons live in conversation with Tobias Tubbs

Gary Simmons
Simon Lee Gallery Instagram Live
5 July 2020, 6 PM BST / 1 PM EST / 10 AM PST

On Sunday 5 July at 6 PM BST / 1 PM EST / 10 AM PST Gary Simmons will be in conversation on Simon Lee Gallery's Instagram Live with Tobias Tubbs, Chief Ambassador of WordsUncaged, a Los Angeles-based organisation that facilitates art, narrative therapy and new media workshops throughout the state correctional system in California. Please visit our Instagram to hear them in discussion about the key themes of freedom and democracy that are explored in Gary's forthcoming exhibition at Simon Lee Gallery, Hong Kong, opening Friday 3 July.

Image: Desert X 2019

Desert X 2019

Eric N. Mack and Gary Simmons
Coachella Vallery, CA
9 February - 21 April 2019

Desert X presents a group exhibition curated by Artistic Director Neville Wakefield with Co-Curators Amanda Hunt and Matthew Schum, comprised of works by a range of artists including Eric N. Mack and Gary Simmons.  

Desert X® is produced by Desert Biennial, a non-for-profit 501(C)(3) charitable organization founded in 2015 to bring the finest international artists to the Coachella Valley to create art, engage viewers, and focus attention on the valley's environment - its natural wonders as well as socio-political-economic issues that make it vibrant, curious, and exciting. 

For more information, please click here

Image: Eric N. Mack, Halter,  2019 courtesy for Desert X 2019

Photography: Lance Gerber


Image: Gary Simmons: Fade to Black

Gary Simmons: Fade to Black

California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA
12 July 2017 - 31 July 2018
For his first solo museum exhibition in Los Angeles, Gary Simmons will create a site-specific drawing on the four 440-square-foot walls of the California African Ame…
Image: Gary Simmons: Ghost Reels

Gary Simmons: Ghost Reels

The Drawing Center, New York, NY
7 October 2016 - 6 October 2017
As part of its on-going stairwell project, The Drawing Center has commissioned Gary Simmons to create a site-specific wall drawing in the lobby stairwell. For this p…