Karma - Past Events

Below is a list of all past events for Karma. Current and upcoming events, as well as other details, are available on the venue's page.

  • poster for Nicolas Party “Pastel”

    Nicolas Party “Pastel”

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    • Media: Drawing - Installation
    • 2017-09-24 - 2017-11-05

    Karma presents Nicolas Party’s first exhibition with the gallery, comprised of works in soft pastel, installed in a unique environment conceived by the artist. Soft pastel is a fugitive medium: It can...More »

  • poster for Urs Fischer “Faules Fundament (Rotten Foundation)!”

    Urs Fischer “Faules Fundament (Rotten Foundation)!”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing
    • 2017-08-16 - 2017-09-10
  • poster for Robert Grosvenor Exhibition

    Robert Grosvenor Exhibition

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2017-06-22 - 2017-08-06

    Karma presents an exhibition of a new sculpture by Robert Grosvenor. Three objects sit in the gallery. Things that don’t appear to be of this time or even from this realm—like they fell from the sky,...More »

  • poster for Will Boone “Sea Wall”

    Will Boone “Sea Wall”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2017-05-05 - 2017-06-18

    Karma presents an exhibition of new paintings by Will Boone. Continuing the use of fragments of language, Boone has developed a new body of work which maintains a vocabulary of fractured letter forms while...More »

  • poster for Peter Halley “Boats Crosses Trees Figures, Gouaches 1977–78”

    Peter Halley “Boats Crosses Trees Figures, Gouaches 1977–78”

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    • Media: Drawing
    • 2017-03-01 - 2017-03-31

    Karma presents Peter Halley, Boats Crosses Trees Figures, a survey of the artist’s early works on paper produced in 1977 and 1978, during his years living in New Orleans. In these gouaches and cut-paper...More »

  • poster for Rita Ackermann “Nudes and Jacket”

    Rita Ackermann “Nudes and Jacket”

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    • Media: Painting - Installation
    • 2017-01-27 - 2017-02-26

    Karma presents an exhibition of new works by New York-based painter Rita Ackermann. The exhibition consists of two different bodies of work. Nudes are small oil paintings on cardboard inspired by a...More »

  • poster for Walter Price “Pearl Lines”

    Walter Price “Pearl Lines”

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2016-12-18 - 2017-01-22
  • poster for Lee Lozano “c. 1962”

    Lee Lozano “c. 1962”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2016-11-17 - 2016-12-17

    Karma presents it’s inaugural exhibition at 188 East 2nd Street of early paintings by Lee Lozano. Lozano went to New York as a painter in the early 1960s. Her first major body of paintings was a rough-and-tumble...More »

  • poster for Bjarne Melgaard “Psychopathological Notebook”

    Bjarne Melgaard “Psychopathological Notebook”

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    • Media: Drawing - Installation
    • 2016-02-13 - 2016-02-28

    Cobra artists zealously embraced the art of the insane as part of their rejection of Western aesthetics and anything that smacked of classical culture. United by a keen interest in Marxism, the Cobra group...More »

  • poster for Mark Grotjahn “Sign Exchange 1993–98”

    Mark Grotjahn “Sign Exchange 1993–98”

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2016-01-08 - 2016-02-07
  • poster for Spencer Sweeney Exhibition

    Spencer Sweeney Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2015-11-18 - 2015-12-31

    Conversation with Abel Ferrara, Filmmaker On the phone (NYC + Rome), 2014 Spencer Sweeney: When I was a kid, I kind of lived at the revival movie houses in Philadelphia, and that’s where I first saw...More »

  • poster for Brice Marden “Journals”

    Brice Marden “Journals”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Other
    • 2015-10-15 - 2015-11-15

    Karma presents an exhibition of works by Brice Marden from 1964 to 1973. A group of drawings and a single, fleshy-grey monochrome painting will be presented alongside his journals from the same seminal...More »

  • poster for Rudolf Stingel and Marianne Vitale Exhibition

    Rudolf Stingel and Marianne Vitale Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Sculpture - Installation
    • 2015-09-13 - 2015-10-13
  • poster for Stanley Whitney Exhibition

    Stanley Whitney Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing
    • 2015-06-15 - 2015-07-26

    Karma presents the work of New York-based artist Stanley Whitney. The exhibition features drawings and paintings made in the 1990’s. An exacting glimpse into the decades-long career of a painter working...More »

  • poster for Shio Kusaka and Jonas Wood Exhibition

    Shio Kusaka and Jonas Wood Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2015-05-11 - 2015-06-13
  • poster for Dike Blair “Gouaches 1984–2015”

    Dike Blair “Gouaches 1984–2015”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing
    • 2015-04-10 - 2015-05-09

    Looking at art leads one to calibrate degrees of effort against the power of effect. Everyone does that, consciously or not, whether at work, looking at sport, staring at art, or enjoying vacation. Most...More »

  • poster for “Ladies and Gentlemen, We Are Floating In Space” Exhibition

    “Ladies and Gentlemen, We Are Floating In Space” Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Sculpture - Installation
    • 2015-03-06 - 2015-04-07

    The late 1960s was an era swept up by the current of a “post-medium” condition. Technology was rapidly advancing. “Specific Objects” were breaking the rectangular painting plane and delimiting the arrangement...More »

  • poster for Nathaniel Axel “Weird Tales”

    Nathaniel Axel “Weird Tales”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2015-02-04 - 2015-03-03

    This is not an artistically rounded off story, and nothing is explained in it, and there seems to be no reason why it should have happened. But that is no reason why it should not be told. You must have...More »

  • poster for Amy O’Neill “Loaded and Rolling”

    Amy O’Neill “Loaded and Rolling”

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    • Media: Installation - Video installation
    • 2014-11-04 - 2014-12-06

    Karma announces a solo exhibition by Amy O’Neill, titled Loaded and Rolling—a phrase borrowed from a long haul truck driver’s handbook, while alluding to a general visual aesthetic it also humorously conveys...More »

  • poster for Ray Johnson Exhibition

    Ray Johnson Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2014-10-07 - 2014-11-01

    Karma presents an exhibition of previously unseen work by Ray Johnson (1927–1995). American popular culture and the environment of the “art world,” combined with a sly use of puns, codes, inside jokes...More »

  • poster for Robert Grosvenor Exhibition

    Robert Grosvenor Exhibition

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2014-09-04 - 2014-10-04

    It all began with a picture of a rat surfing a wave, accompanied by the inaudible laughter that registered palpably nonetheless. Actually, it’s part of a trio of images seen in succession like a perfectly...More »

  • poster for Sam Falls Exhibition

    Sam Falls Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2014-07-18 - 2014-08-23
  • poster for Jonathan Horowitz “402 Dots, Line, and the One Note Samba”

    Jonathan Horowitz “402 Dots, Line, and the One Note Samba”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2014-06-12 - 2014-07-12

    Karma is presents 402 Dots, Line, and the One Note Samba, an exhibition of three works by Jonathan Horowitz. 402 Dots (2014) is a monumentally-scaled painting comprised of 402 canvases, each one painted...More »

  • poster for Will Boone “Graceland”

    Will Boone “Graceland”

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    • Media: Painting - Sculpture
    • 2014-05-07 - 2014-06-07

    The Graceland den received its “jungle room” look in the mid-seventies. Elvis decorated it himself, with furniture he selected in a Memphis store in all of half an hour. Elvis recorded the greater part...More »

  • poster for Julian Schnabel “Flag Painting”

    Julian Schnabel “Flag Painting”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2014-03-24 - 2014-04-26

    Karma presents an exhibition of new work by Julian Schnabel. Using found flags as a blank canvas, Schnabel applies ink, gesso and spray paint in gestural strokes over the existing flag design. Schnabel...More »

  • poster for Rosy Keyser “My Heads Are My Hands”

    Rosy Keyser “My Heads Are My Hands”

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    • Media: Painting - Prints - Installation
    • 2014-01-23 - 2014-02-22

    Karma presents an exhibition of new work by Brooklyn and Medusa, NY based artist Rosy Keyser. A new artist book by Keyser will be released during the course of the exhibition.More »

  • poster for Chris Martin “Yellow, Green, Red (& Blue)”

    Chris Martin “Yellow, Green, Red (& Blue)”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2013-12-17 - 2014-01-11
  • poster for Jean-Baptiste Bernadet “On Knowing & Not”

    Jean-Baptiste Bernadet “On Knowing & Not”

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    • Media: Painting - Prints
    • 2013-12-12 - 2013-12-22

    Ten thousand years from now, Vega, not Polaris, will be our North Star. The space satellite Voyager, which was launched in 1979, and which has since been traveling 40,000 miles per hour, will be closer...More »

  • poster for Cassandra MacLeod Exhibition

    Cassandra MacLeod Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2013-11-09 - 2013-12-11

    Karma presents the first solo exhibition by New York-based painter Cassandra MacLeod. The exhibition consists of a group of paintings created via the use of various manual, mechanical and digital processes....More »

  • poster for Michael St. John “These Days”

    Michael St. John “These Days”

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    • Media: Painting - Installation
    • 2013-10-10 - 2013-11-02
  • poster for Matt Connors “Reverse Telescopes With Inflected Baffles”

    Matt Connors “Reverse Telescopes With Inflected Baffles”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2013-09-12 - 2013-10-05
  • poster for Will Boone and Torey Thornton Exhibition

    Will Boone and Torey Thornton Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Installation
    • 2013-07-20 - 2013-08-15
  • poster for Charles Harlan “The Gate”

    Charles Harlan “The Gate”

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2013-06-08 - 2013-07-13

    If your house were to fall down, what would be left? The sheetrock will turn to dust. The wood floors will rot. Metal studs will rust away, and your pipes will be scavenged for scrap. But the marble countertop...More »

  • poster for Piotr Uklański “Pornalikes”

    Piotr Uklański “Pornalikes”

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    • Media: Photography - Prints
    • 2013-05-03 - 2013-06-08

    Karma presents Piotr Uklański’s Pornalikes (2002–ongoing): a series of photographs derived from the artist’s image archive depicting porn actors who strongly resemble famous contemporary personalities. Cultural...More »

  • poster for Nicholas Gottlund "MAKE READY"

    Nicholas Gottlund "MAKE READY"

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2013-04-18 - 2013-05-01

    MAKE READY As & Bs, A Series of Pairs I come from a family of printers. If I consider myself a printer, that would make me the sixth generation printer in my family. I worked in their printing...More »

  • poster for Richard Aldrich "The Words of Tuck Tuck Tuck"

    Richard Aldrich "The Words of Tuck Tuck Tuck"

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    • Media: Painting - Installation
    • 2013-03-14 - 2013-04-20

    Tuck Tuck Tuck was the name of artist Richard Aldrich's solo music project done between the years 1999 and 2001, with records released in 2002 and 2003 on his own Skul record label. The words of Tuck Tuck...More »

  • poster for Will Boone "YES NO GOODBYE"

    Will Boone "YES NO GOODBYE"

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2012-12-13 - 2012-12-22
  • poster for Laura Owens "CLOCKS AND CLOCK PAINTINGS"

    Laura Owens "CLOCKS AND CLOCK PAINTINGS"

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Prints
    • 2012-10-04 - 2012-10-04
  • poster for Bjarne Melgaard "NO MORE CHINOTTO FOREVER, AGAIN..."

    Bjarne Melgaard "NO MORE CHINOTTO FOREVER, AGAIN..."

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2012-09-15 - 2012-09-27

    A book signing and installation by Bjarne Melgaard celebrating his newest book, Baton Sinister published on the occasion of his participation in the 2011 Venice Biennale. The artist book documents Melgaard's...More »

  • poster for Bjarne Melgaard "Alarma! Boyfriends"

    Bjarne Melgaard "Alarma! Boyfriends"

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    • Media: Prints - Installation
    • 2012-01-19 - 2012-01-31
  • Jonathan Berger "The House of Thought (Since 1980)"

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    • Media: Drawing - Prints - Installation
    • 2011-11-18 - 2011-12-01

    The House of Thought is one version of an autobiography, rooted in part in the work that I do, and largely in the impact of that which I have encountered and remains on my mind. This is a personal history,...More »

  • poster for Rebecca Kolsrud "Yackety Yack Girls"

    Rebecca Kolsrud "Yackety Yack Girls"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2011-10-29 - 2011-11-12

    As far as titles, there are none, untitled (women in landscape), untitled (women studies #1, #2, #3, etc?). And I don't have a title for the show either. "New Paintings" as a title works for me, unless...More »

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