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Now and Forever, Part III

June 28 - August 17, 2018
522 W 22 Street
523 W 24 Street
526 W 22 Street

Opening Wednesday, June 27, 6 – 8 PM

Press Release

Matthew Marks Gallery: 522 & 526 W 22 St, 523 W 24 St
Greene Naftali Gallery: 508 W 26 St

Greene Naftali Gallery and Matthew Marks Gallery are pleased to announce the exhibition Painting: Now and Forever, Part III.

This spirited survey, installed across the galleries’ Chelsea spaces, includes over forty international artists working in a wide array of styles who together prove the vitality of contemporary painting.

The first "Painting: Now and Forever" exhibition was organized by Pat Hearn and Matthew Marks in 1998, and the second by Carol Greene and Matthew Marks in 2008.

The artists in this exhibition are Magnus Andersen, Monika Baer, Robert Bechtle, Nayland Blake, Julien Ceccaldi, Vija Celmins, Xinyi Cheng, Leidy Churchman, Whitney Claflin, Ed Clark, Robert Colescott, Matt Connors, Allan D’Arcangelo, Noah Davis, Lois Dodd, Lukas Duwenhögger, Nicole Eisenman, Janiva Ellis, Jana Euler, Genoveva Filipovic, Sam Gilliam, Tony Greene, Rachel Harrison, Luchita Hurtado, Alex Israel, Jasper Johns, Matsumi Kanemitsu, Bhupen Khakhar, Mathieu Malouf, Helen Marten, Lucy McKenzie, Rodney McMillian, Jill Mulleady, Jeanette Mundt, Howardena Pindell, Suellen Rocca, Eiichi Shibata, Gedi Sibony, Avery Singer, Sylvia Sleigh, Anne Speier, Linda Stark, Hervé Télémaque, Karl Wirsum, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, and Gang Zhao.

Painting: Now and Forever, Part III is on view at Matthew Marks Gallery, 522 & 526 West 22nd Street and 523 West 24th Street, and Greene Naftali Gallery, 508 West 26th Street (ground floor and 8th floor), from June 28 to August 17, 2018, Monday through Friday, from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

For additional information, please contact Cory Nomura at 212-243-0200 or

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