Marlene Dumas
Upcoming exhibition at David Zwirner
November 2017
Josh Kline
Sighs of the Times, 2017

David Zwirner is pleased to present Markers, a group exhibition at the London gallery on 24 Grafton Street featuring work by Matt Connors, Michael Dean, Marlene Dumas, Goutam Ghosh, Josh Kline, Gillian Lowndes, John Outterbridge, Gerhard Richter, Celso Renato, Jason Rhoades, Prem Sahib, and Pádraig Timoney.

Like the exclamation mark, and the multivalent and shifting sentiments it has come to represent, this exhibition will encompass artworks that evoke diffuse and even contradictory meanings within a single visual gesture.

The exhibition is organized by Rodolphe von Hofmannsthal, Director, David Zwirner, London.

Concurrent Presentations of Marlene Dumas’s Work in Dresden
October 2017
St. Anne’s Church on Freiberger Platz; the Albertinum, Gemäldegalerie Neue Meister; and The Kupferstich-Kabinett
Marlene Dumas
Death of the Author, 2003

March 2017 saw the unveiling of a mural by Marlene Dumas in St. Anne's Church on Freiberger Platz in Dresden. Dumas's painting replaces the original altarpiece painted by Osmar Schindler in 1910, which was badly damaged during World War II. News of the commission was published in The Observer. Following the unveiling of the altarpiece, Marlene Dumas. Skulls (October 17, 2017 - January 14, 2018, Albertinum, Gemäldegalerie Neue Meister) presents this 36-part work created from 2011-2015.

Marlene Dumas. Hope and Fear (October 19, 2017 - January 1, 2018) presents 50 of the artist's works on paper at The Kupferstich-Kabinett. This exhibition runs parallel to the exhibition Käthe Kollwitz in Dresden, also at the Kupferstich-Kabinett.