One Singular Sensation Presented by the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University Directed and Edited by Sam Vladimirsky On May 6, 2020, the art world lost Tom Sokolowski, Zimmerli Art Museum Director and previous director of the Grey Art Gallery, who co-founded the organization Visual AIDS and its annual observance Day With(out) Art. Each year on December 1, coinciding […]
In this wide-ranging oral history, Michèle Wong, Associate Director and Head of Exhibitions and Collections at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery, shares highlights from her 40+ year career at the gallery in conversation with Monica Marchese, Graduate Intern. During that time, Michèle has served under three directors and worked on nearly 270 exhibitions featuring works by David Hockney, Frida Kahlo, Lee Krasner and Jackson Pollock, Pablo Picasso, Parviz Tanavoli, and Andy Warhol, among many others.
May 11, 2020 By Michèle Wong It is with a deep sense of sorrow that I write about the passing of Thomas Sokolowski, who served as director of NYU’s Grey Art Gallery from 1984 to 1996. During his tenure, Tom organized many groundbreaking exhibitions and was a co-founder of Visual AIDS—but what I treasure most […]