David Zwirner is pleased to announce a benefit exhibition in New York to support Thread, a Senegal-based non-profit cultural and community center established in 2015 by The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation. The exhibition will feature 28 works generously donated by 25 gallery artists and estates, as well as photographs by Giovanni Hänninen depicting Thread and its surroundings. With this fundraiser, Thread will be able to establish an endowment so that it can operate in perpetuity in the region.

Edition of 5 + 2AP
FineArt Inkjet pigment print on
Hahnemüle FineArt Baryta paper
27 5/8 x 41 3/8 inches
70 x 105 cm

Opening Reception

Tuesday, June 27, 6 – 8 PM
Join us at 5 PM for a press preview with Nicholas Fox Weber, Executive Director, The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation. Also in attendance will be Thread’s Director, Nick Murphy.

Exhibition dates

June 27 – July 21, 2017


David Zwirner Gallery
533 West 19th Street, New York

Read the full press release and visit


Artists on view the exhibition

Tomma Abts
Anni Albers
Josef Albers
Ruth Asawa
Carol Bove
R. Crumb
Raoul De Keyser
Marlene Dumas
Marcel Dzama
William Eggleston
Suzan Frecon
Donald Judd
Aline Kominsky-Crumb
Oscar Murillo
Alice Neel
Raymond Pettibon
Neo Rauch
Ad Reinhardt
Bridget Riley
Al Taylor
Wolfgang Tillmans
Luc Tuymans
James Welling
Christopher Williams
Lisa Yuskavage