Galerie Frank Elbaz - Paris - France

Galerie Frank Elbaz    Davide BALULA, Audrey NERVI, Kaz OSHIRO, Gyan PANCHAL, Meredyth SPARKS
66 rue de Turenne
75003 Paris - France
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View of the exhibition Blair Thurman
galerie frank elbaz, Paris, from October 18 th to November 24th, 2012
© Zarko Vijatovic

 Founded in 2002 in Paris, galerie frank elbaz works with French and international artists, representing emerging as well as mid-career artists.
The gallery has established a program in which all medium are presented, promoting artists whose work questions, expands and re-imagines the aesthetic boundaries of the visual arts.
Twice a year, the gallery invites curators and artists to curate/participate in exhibitions.
Producing catalogues is a priority, and the following have been or will be published: Audrey NERVI (2005), Marcelline Delbecq (2006), Kaz OSHIRO (2007), Davide BALULA (2008), Gyan PANCHAL (2008), Wallace Berman (2009), Meredyth SPARKS (2009), Gyan PANCHAL (2010).
The gallery participates in international art fairs (Armory Show New York, Nada Miami, Fiac Paris, Art Forum Berlin, Artbrussels, Art Basel Miami, Artissima Turin etc.).


Davide Balula, France
Wallace Berman, USA
Mladen Bizumic, NZ
Greg Bogin, USA
Tomislav Gotovac, Croatia
Sheila Hicks, USA
Julije Knifer, Croatia
Rainier Lericolais, France
Mangelos, Croatia
Kaz OSHIRO, Japan / USA
Bernard Piffaretti, France
Mladen Stilinovic, Croatia
Mungo Thomson, USA
Blair Thurman, USA
Josip Vanista,Croatia

Previous exhibitions

Sep 10, 2016 - Oct 15, 2016
Sheila Hicks: If I were wool, would you accept me?

Jun 4, 2016 - Jul 30, 2016
Jay DeFeo, Untitled, 1979
graphite and charcoal with collage (newspaper cut-outs) on paper
14 x 11 1/16 in. / 35,6 x 28,1 cm
Estate no. E2034
© 2016 The Jay DeFeo Foundation/Artists Rights Society
Galerie frank elbaz presents the first Paris solo exhibit of the mythic American artist Jay DeFeo, who was a central figure of San Francisco's vibrant community of Beat artists, poets, and musicians. (more...)

May 23, 2015 - Jul 31, 2015
Courtesy galerie frank elbaz, Paris
Photo: Zarko Vijatovic
galerie frank elbaz is pleased to announce a solo exhibition featuring paintings and works on paper by Julije Knifer, curated by Zarko Vijatovic. Before adopting the concept of meander, there were (more...)

Apr 4, 2015 - May 16, 2015
Courtesy galerie frank elbaz, Paris
Photo Zarko Vijatovic
galerie frank elbaz is pleased to present the third solo exhibition of the artist Kaz OSHIRO, "Diffuse Reflection". The exhibition brings together a new body of work which, according to the artist's (more...)

Feb 21, 2015 - Mar 28, 2015
Jean Pacome Dedieu
In contemporary society we are all continually awash in electromagnetic fields, which radiate from home appliances, power lines, televisions, telecom transmission towers, radar, (more...)

Nov 29, 2014 - Jan 17, 2015
Photo: Zarko Vijatovic
Courtesy galerie frank elbaz, Paris
On power, pain and... ...when I say power, I am not only thinking of the power of the state and of its institutions but also of the hundreds of different powers that become intertwined, coming (more...)

Oct 22, 2014 - Nov 22, 2014
Photo: Zarko Vijatovic
Courtesy galerie frank elbaz, Paris
Like a portmanteau word, Blair Thurman’s work brings together otherwise distinct worlds of meaning. While at the same time evoking Minimalist art, Pop art and Op art, it also reveals a new approach (more...)

Sep 6, 2014 - Oct 18, 2014
Photo: Zarko Vijatovic
Crédits Sheila Hicks, galerie frank elbaz

Jun 7, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014
Photo: Zarko Vijatovic
Courtesy galerie frank elbaz, Paris
The question of its factual or its fictitious flatness has never ceased to irrigate painting, whether we trace its use of perspective from Prehistoric times, to Antiquity to the Renaissance or, (more...)

Apr 26, 2014 - May 31, 2014
Courtesy galerie frank elbaz
Sound footprints and fossils’ traces The artistic and musical 20th century is the century of the avant-garde but moreover of almost daily inventions of new technologies (more...)

Mar 15, 2014 - Apr 19, 2014
Untitled, 2014
Acrylique sur toile,
200 x 200 cm,
Pièce unique
Courtesy galerie frank elbaz
He said "re-marquable". The protocol, the questioning of "pictural situations", the analysis of painting's components, the interrogation on time, are central to Bernard Piffaretti's work. His (more...)

Feb 1, 2014 - Mar 8, 2014
Courtesy Galerie Frank Elbaz
Mladen Bizumic, solo show

Sep 7, 2013 - Nov 2, 2013
Mungo Thomson
March 23, 1987 (The Nature of the Universe), 2013
Enamel on low-iron mirror with poplar and anodized aluminum, 74 x 56 x 2 1/2 in.
Courtesy Mungo Thomson & galerie frank elbaz
Galerie frank elbaz is pleased to announce the first exhibition at the gallery by Los Angeles artist Mungo Thomson. Thomson's work in various media (film, sound, (more...)

Jul 6, 2013
Spook Rock Road
Josephine Meckseper Steven Parrino Matthew Porter Richard Prince Blair Thurman Kaz OSHIRO

Jun 22, 2013 - Jul 31, 2013
Spook Rock Road

Apr 2, 2013 - May 25, 2013
Davide Balula Jesus Alberto Benitez Tomislav Gotovac Rainier Lericolais Gyan PANCHAL Bernard Piffaretti Mladen Stilinovic Josip Vanista

Feb 2, 2013 - Mar 30, 2013
Courtesy Meredyth Sparks - galerie frank elbaz, Paris, 2013
Galerie frank elbaz is pleased to announce, Accordion, Meredyth SPARKS’s third exhibition at the gallery. Accordion features a multi-paneled double-sided room divider, several accompanying wall (more...)

Dec 1, 2012 - Jan 15, 2013
Untitled (So we did it), 1970

credit photo: Zarko Vijatovic
courtesy: Tomislav Gotovac & galerie frank elbaz, Paris
Tomislav Gotovac / Zagreb I Love You! Curator: Zarko Vijatovic The exhibition entitled “Zagreb I Love You!” will take place from 1st December 2012 to 15 January 2013 at Galerie Frank Elbaz, (more...)

Oct 18, 2012 - Nov 24, 2012
Courtesy Blair Thurman & galerie frank elbaz, Paris
Credit photo; Zarko Vijatovic
Blair Thurman Back to the eye and beyond “A certain fire pretends to be alive; it awakens. Working its way along the hand as a conductor, it reaches the support and engulfs it; (more...)

Apr 21, 2012 - Jun 16, 2012
Courtesy Galerie Frank Elbaz
Within the same field of research as Davide BALULA's recent paintings (River Paintings, Burnt Paintings, Artificially Aged Paintings...), the artist modifies the architecture of the gallery and (more...)

Mar 10, 2012 - Apr 7, 2012
Depuis ses premières expositions, Rainier Lericolais n’a de cesse d’investir des pratiques qui lui échappent. À l’opposé d’un choix qui consisterait à exploiter un savoir-faire acquis, il (more...)

Jan 14, 2012 - Mar 3, 2012
Sans titre, 2007-2011, Acrylique et adhésif sur bois, 50 x 60 cm
Untitled, 2007-2011, Acrylic adhesive on wood, 19½ x 23½ in.
Courtesy Gallery frank elbaz
Everything that is no small thing The first time I saw Jesus Alberto Benítez’s work was on a studio visit during his production residency in 2010, at the CPIF (Pontault-Combault). He had (more...)

Jun 5, 2010 - Jul 24, 2010
I’ve been bad, 2010, Planche en ébène, argent (poinçon) ,
10 x 15 x 117 cm, Pièce unique
© Cedrick Eymenier
Just a few streets away from the Frank Elbaz Gallery Susan Collis spotted an old café undergoing renovation. Through the window she glimpsed broken bits of wood, shattered glass and (more...)

Jan 9, 2010 - Feb 20, 2010
Acrylique sur toile, 120 x 120 cm, Pièce unique
L'art de Knifer n'est pas ce à quoi il ressemble. De sa forme de prédilection, le méandre, et de sa répétition obsessionnelle, Knifer a fait le signe d'un art muet, indifférent et (more...)

Nov 14, 2009 - Jan 5, 2010
flo & julien - bulgarie
Huile sur toile, 40 x 70 cm, Pièce Unique
Chaque décennie (ou presque) la jeunesse vient s’opposer à l’ordre établi. Cela fait sans doute partie de la construction de la société et de notre éducation (more...)

Sep 12, 2009 - Nov 7, 2009
Untitled (Dylan reflects)
Digital print, 76,5 x 102 cm, Edition of 5
« Choosing images, then recycling them by associating them with other materials: this is the gesture-cycle that structures Meredyth SPARKS' work. The photographs that serve as a substrate (more...)

May 16, 2009 - Jun 27, 2009
Organic plastic, oyster, 39 x 39 cm, Unique

Starting from standard materials that compose today’s environment, Gyan PANCHAL's work questions our codes for constructing reality. He is interested in the making and the use of these standards, (more...)

Mar 14, 2009 - May 9, 2009
Vue de l'exposition Le Malatendu est productif, galerie frank elbaz, Paris, 2009
Rainier Lericolais expérimente avec les matériaux, les images et les sons. Il cherche à révéler l’invisible, à restituer la mémoire et il opère (more...)

Jan 10, 2009 - Mar 10, 2009
Wallace Berman
Untitled (Al-Draped Figure)
Collage of 16 negative Verifax copies on panel
61 x 66 cm / 24 x 26 inches
Courtesy Michael Kohn gallery, Los Angeles & galerie frank elbaz,
A legendary figure of the California Beat movement, Wallace Berman is generally remembered as unassuming, mystical and exceptionally charismatic. According to Dennis Hopper, "he (more...)

Oct 11, 2008 - Dec 20, 2008
Courtesy Galerie Frank Elbaz
Artist’s Statement It's been said of some of my favorite painters that they are always repeating the same painting. Sam Grosse told me painters always do the same show throughout their career— which (more...)

Sep 6, 2008 - Oct 4, 2008
Courtesy Galerie Frank Elbaz
Kristoffer Akselbo, Susan Collis, Miles Coolidge, Sean Edwards, Daniel Firman, Alicja Kwade, Sam Lewitt, Kaz OSHIRO, Damien Roach, John Stezaker

Jun 21, 2008 - Jul 31, 2008
Courtesy Galerie Frank Elbaz
Déstabilisation à tous les étages « Je comprends tout », est-il écrit sur la feuille de papier tenue en main par la visiteuse d’une exposition de Lilian Bourgeat, dans un dessin de (more...)

May 24, 2008 - Jun 18, 2008
Courtesy Galerie Frank Elbaz
Kid Nation est un programme de télé-réalité américain, lancé en 2007, dans lequel des enfants rejouent la vie des pionniers, dans les ruines de la ville de Bonanza au Nouveau Mexique. (more...)

Apr 12, 2008 - May 17, 2008
Courtesy Galerie Frank Elbaz
Etcetera… est ce qui n’a pas besoin d’être défini. Quelque chose qui vient après et qui n’est pas déterminé, c’est l’autre nom du futur. Etcetera… du mot latin « et » et de « cetera/ceterum », « le (more...)