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Current + Past Exhibitions

8 September - 7 October 2017

Amanda Besl: I’ll Try Not to Breathe

I’ll Try Not to Breathe is Anna Kaplan Contemporary’s inaugural exhibition in a newly renovated gallery space at 1250 Niagara St. in Buffalo, NY. The paintings in Amanda Besl’s latest series focus on imagery of flowers, garden clippings and other botanical debris, through the veil of clear plastic garbage bags. The images are at once...

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18 May - 10 June 2017

Jack Drummer: Stitch

exhibited as BT&C Gallery

STITCH is an exhibition focusing on Jack Drummer’s mammoth black rubber canvases. This body of work represents the very last created by the artist before his death in 2013. Comprised of slick black rubber stretched across a frame, these pieces are characterized by stitched elements puncturing the surface and applied elements such as gravel and...

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13 April - 13 May 2017

Claire Ashley: Brave New Points and Planes

exhibited as BT&C Gallery

Brave New Points and Planes is a meant to be a compliment to an exhibition recently on view at the University at Buffalo’s Anderson Gallery titled Claire Ashley: Loathsome Beauty Loaded Body. That exhibition focused on Ashley’s large-scale inflatable sculpture. Brave New Points and Planes turns the focus onto Ashley’s more intimate work— mainly small...

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Current + Past Exhibitions

11 April - 10 May 2019

Here We Are: Katherine McMahon, Gordon Shadrach, Adam Weekley

Here We Are, a show of painted portraits by Katherine McMahon (New York, NY), Gordon Shadrach (Toronto, Ontario), and Adam Weekley (Buffalo, NY).

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artwork hung on white gallery wall
21 February - 5 April 2019

Millie Chen: Matter

Millie Chen: Matter focuses on a body of work created in the past year, following the death of Chen’s mother. Included are works on paper and clayboard with abstract and figurative imagery created entirely of partially used cosmetics found in Chen’s mother’s home during the process of organizing and clearing her belongings. Chen has created...

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Acrylic painting, white space above geometric abstraction of black forms with a little bit of blue
12 JANUARY - 15 FEBRUARY 2019

Semi-Fictions: Recent Painting by Julian Montague

The paintings included in Semi-Fictions are pure geometric abstractions— bold, simple, compositions that no longer reference anything in reality. Montague has taken a cue from the hard-edged painters of the 1960s, while his palette often recalls two of the pioneers of geometric abstraction, Piet Mondrian and Kasimir Malevich. At the same time, Montague’s forms feel...

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