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Charles Gaines @ Hauser & Wirth


© 2019 Charles Gaines

All images & content:
Courtesy of The Artist
Hauser & Wirth

Fredrik Nilsen


October 30, 2019 

2-TIMES  Art
Charles Gaines,
Palm Trees and
Other Works

@ Hauser & Wirth

The system has
never changed,
but the outcome is
always different...

1944 – Charleston,
South Carolina, USA. 

‘Palm Trees and
Other Works’:
Is presented in the 
South Gallery of Hauser
& Wirth's LA outpost,
and is its first with
the noted American
artist, educator, and
recipient of the 2019
Edward MacDowell Medal
Gaines debuts new
works from his signature
Gridworks’ series,
alongside a new series
of watercolors based on
assorted trees, as well
as ‘Manifestos 3’ (2018); 
a single channel video
monitor that scrolls
the manifesto texts,
and two large graphite
drawings of the music
scores that were
produced by the

The one thing
that made me
different from
other conceptual
artists is that I was
not shying away
from language or
meaning or content

On view at:
Hauser & Wirth 
901-909 E 3rd St,
Los Angeles, CA 90013,
United States. 

January 5, 2020.