New Exhibition of Paintings by Deborah Kass at Paul Kasmin Gallery


NEW YORK, NY.- Paul Kasmin Gallery and Vincent Fremont present a new exhibition of paintings by Deborah Kass entitled “MORE feel good paintings for feel bad times.” This is Kass’s second show at the gallery and will be on view at 293 Tenth Avenue from September 23 through October 30, 2010. Expanding the ideas of her exhibition in the fall of 2007, Kass continues to mine the fields of post war painting, language, and music to explore the intersection of politics, popular culture, art history, and the self. Kass’s new paintings, while more circumspect, still sing. But the songs are of a more ambivalent nature, reflecting her reaction to the uncertain state of current affairs. Her vibrant texts can be read as an emotional barometer of our times. The American Songbook, Stephen Sondheim and Laura Nyro take star turns in the paintings, as do Andy Warhol, Ellsworth Kelly, Frank Stella and Ed Ruscha in tribute to the