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Museum Exhibitions

Nina Beier
Brando, Morgan and Calgary, Glasgow International, On view at
Every Friday from June 18 - July 30, 2021

Cat Cow, Rønnebæksholm, Næstved, Denmark
August 14 - September 12, 2021 (one-person)

Shortlisted Proposals for the Third and Fourth Plinth Commissions, High Line, New York 
January - June 2021 (group)

Gretchen Bender
Gretchen Bender: Total Recall, Glasgow International
June 11 - June 27, 2021

Gretchen Bender’s Dumping Core, Museum of Modern Art, New York

Olaf Breuning
Plans for the Planet, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
June 25 - October 3, 2021 (one-person)

Camille Henrot
Mother Tongue, Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover
April 18 - August 8, 2021 (one-person)

Is Today Tomorrow, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
June 18 - October 24, 2021 (one-person)

The Stomach and the Port, Liverpool Biennial 2021
May 19 - June 27, 2021

Isaac Julien
Vagabondia, Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami
May 14 - November 21, 2021 (one-person)

Western Union: Small Boats, Ruby City, San Antonio
Ongoing (one-person)

Louise Lawler
The Brandhorst Collection – Lawler, Twombly, Warhol, Museum Brandhorst, Munich    
July 21, 2020 - October 2021

Journiac / Wilson / Levine / Sherman / Prince / Lawler, Bourse de Commerce - Pinault Collection, Paris
May 22 - December 31, 2021

John Miller
Publicity / Counter-Publicity, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany
June 19 - September 5, 2021 (one-person)

Paulina Olowska
Performance: Grotesque Alphabet (after Roland Topor), Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
July 17 at 6 pm

Mainly for Women, Olowska with Karolina Jablonska, Dominika Olszowy, Agata Slowak, & Natalia Zaluska, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, Georgia
January 7 - July 11, 2021

Artist Livestreams


Olaf Breuning

Breuning and Gianni Jetzer – Curator-at-Large at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C. – discussed Breuning's online exhibition Out of Balance on Instagram Live on May 20, 2020. Click here to watch the conversation.

Judith Hopf
Click here to watch a conversation between Judith Hopf and Metro Pictures director Allison Card from April 29, 2020 on Instagram Live.

Trevor Paglen
Paglen spoke with Artnet News's editor-in-chief Andrew Goldstein for an episode of their The Art Angle podcast. Click here to listen to the discussion.

Sara VanDerBeek
Click here to watch a conversation between Sara VanDerBeek and queer/feminist writer, curator, poet, and art historian William J. Simmons from May 14, 2020 on Instagram Live.

Activities for Home

Download Louise Lawler's Tracings to Color at Home
Louise Lawler has made 12 tracings – black-and-white line versions of her photographs produced with artist and children’s book illustrator Jon Buller – available for children and adults of all ages to print and use as coloring sheets. To access the project, please visit

Paulina Olowska's Paper-Doll Clothes
T Magazine asked Paulina Olowska and a group of illustrators, artists, and designers to create paper-doll outfits. To see them all and download the project, visit

Artist Made Spotify Playlists

Click here to listen to playlists from Olaf Breuning, André Butzer, Robert Longo, John Miller, Jim Shaw, Alexandre Singh, and B. Wurtz on Spotify.


Screenings of Alexandre Singh's The Appointment (2019):

NewFilmmakers New York, Anthology Film Archives, New York
April 7 - June 30, 2021

In Support of Change

Following the lead of our neighbor Gladstone Gallery and in solidarity with all those fighting against police brutality and racial injustice, Metro Pictures will match one hundred $100 donations to the following organizations:

Black Lives Matter
Reclaim The Block
Equal Justice Initiative
The Bail Project
NAACP Legal Defense Fund
Know Your Rights Camp
Communities United for Police Reform

UPDATE: Thank you to everyone that donated and sent us receipts. Together we raised over $20,000.

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