L.A. dealer David Kordansky to open New York space next year

6th October 2021, 1:10 pm


David Kordansky’s forthcoming New York space on West 20th Street in Chelsea. COURTESY DAVID KORDANSKY GALLERY / WHY


One of Los Angeles’s top galleries will soon open an outpost in New York. Next spring, David Kordansky Gallery will inaugurate a new location on West 20th Street in Chelsea with a solo exhibition by one of the gallery’s most closely watched artists, Lauren Halsey.

Marking Kordansky’s first expansion outside L.A., the ground-floor gallery measures just over 5,000 square feet with 13-foot-high ceilings. It is being designed by Kulapat Yantrasast and his WHY Architects firm, which also designed Kordansky’s spaces in L.A. and the core interior gallery spaces at the newly unveiled Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.

David Kordansky Gallery was founded in 2003 in L.A.’s Chinatown neighborhood and then moved to the city’s main gallery hub in Culver City in 2008. In 2014, the gallery moved to a new space in L.A.’s Mid-City district. It expanded that space in 2020, bringing its total square footage to 20,000.

Among the artists that the gallery represents are Sam Gilliam, Rashid Johnson, Deana Lawson, Adam Pendleton, Fred Eversley, Mary Weatherford, Richard Tuttle, Torbjørn Rødland, Tom of Finland and Tala Madani. In the past year, the gallery has also begun representing Raul Guerrero, Hilary Pecis, Derek Fordjour, Lucy Bull, and Joel Mesler.





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Published: 6th October 2021


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