Past Event

Animal Farm Opening

The Brant Foundation May 14th, 2017

  • Sadie Laska
  • Peter Brant, Tony Shafrazi, Stephanie Seymour
  • Rita Ackermann, Sarah Braman

May 14, 2017 – Animal Farm Opening reception at The Brant Foundation Art Study Center.  Animal Farm, a group exhibition curated by Sadie Laska, will be on view through September 2017.

Participating Artists

Nina Chanel Abney, Rita Ackermann, Alex Bag, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Katherine Bernhardt, Lizzi Bougatsos, Joe Bradley, Sarah Braman, Bread and Puppet Theater, William N. Copley, Thornton Dial, Jason Fox, Keith Haring, Wally Hedrick, Lonnie Holley, Sadie Laska, Chris Martin, Jeanette Mundt, Laura Owens, A.R. Penck, Joyce Pensato, Carol Rama, Tyson Reeder, Peter Saul, Bill Saylor, Kenny Scharf, Julian Schnabel, Josh Smith, Agathe Snow, Spencer Sweeney, Henry Taylor, Don Van Vliet and Sue Williams.

About Sadie Laska

Sadie Laska is a visual artist and musician living in Queens, New York. She received her MFA from Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts in 2014. Laska’s work has been shown internationally, with solo shows at CANADA, New York; Office Baroque, Brussels; KS Art, New York; and Galerie Bernard Ceysson, in Paris, Luxembourg and Geneva. Her work has also been included in exhibitions at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, White Columns, Marlborough Gallery, Zürcher Gallery and Harper’s Books. Laska’s band, I.U.D., has performed at international venues including the Whitney Museum of American Art, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, The Brant Foundation, The Kitchen, ISSUE Project Room, Astrup Fearnley and the Kunsthalle Zürich.

Join in the conversation with The Brant Foundation and Animal Farm on Instagram via @TheBrantFoundation and the hashtag #AnimalFarm.

Photographer: Angela Pham/

Animal Farm Exhibition Page

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  • Lonnie Holley
  • Lobotomaxxx, Tony Cox
  • Katherine Bernhardt, Spencer Sweeney
  • Spencer Sweeney, Chris Martin
  • Lizzi Bougatsos, Sadie Laska
  • Kathryn Erdman, Allison Brant, Peter Brant
  • Nina Chanel Abney
  • James Fuentes, Gavin Brown
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  • Sadie Laska, Allison Brant
  • Hanna Liden
  • Patty Brundage, Bryan Copley
  • Olivia Smith, Bill Saylor
  • Peter Saul, Mary Boone
  • Tony Shafrazi, Victoria Duffy Hopper
  • Christopher Brant, Allison Brant, Kelly Brant
  • Sarah Braman
  • Marilyn Minter, Stephanie Seymour Brant
  • Agathe Snow
  • Donna De Salvo
  • Lobotomaxxx
  • Felicitas Brant
  • Lily Brant, Stephanie Seymour, Allison Brant
  • Chris Martin, Tony Shafrazi
  • Zoe Larson, Allison Brant, Justin Conner
  • Dan Colen
  • Julian Schnabel, Victoria Duffy Hopper
  • Nina Chanel Abney
  • Mera Rubell, Don Rubell
  • Peter Brant, Markus Rischgasser
  • Lobotomaxxx
  • Stella Schnabel, Harry Brant
  • Joe Bradley, Chi, Marcus Jamal, Melissa Brown
  • Vincent Fremont, Shelly Fremont, Danny Moynihan, Allison Brant
  • Polina Proshkina
  • Matthew Higgs
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