Late Harvest

Late Harvest juxtaposes contemporary art made with taxidermy with historically significant wildlife paintings, resulting in intriguing parallels and startling aesthetic contrasts. The exhibition seeks to simultaneously confirm—through historically-significant wildlife paintings—and subvert—through contemporary art and photography—viewers’ preconceptions of the place of animals in culture. An illustrated catalogue will accompany the exhibition.

Featured artists

  • Richard Ansdell
  • David Brooks
  • George Browne
  • Berlinde De Bruyckere
  • Petah Coyne
  • Raymond Ching
  • Kate Clark
  • Wim Delvoye
  • Mark Dion
  • Elmgreen & Dragset
  • Carlee Fernandez
  • Richard Friese
  • François Furet
  • Nicholas Galanin
  • George Bouverie Goddard
  • Damien Hirst
  • William Hollywood
  • Idiots (Afke Golsteijn and Floris Bakker)
  • Alfred Kowalski
  • Robert Kuhn
  • Wilhelm Kuhnert
  • Bruno Liljefors
  • Polly Morgan
  • John Newsom
  • Tim Noble and Sue Webster
  • Walter Robinson
  • George Rotig
  • Carl Rungius
  • Yinka Shonibare MBE
  • David Shrigley
  • Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson
  • Amy Stein
  • Archibald Thorburn
  • Mary Tsiongas
  • Joseph Wolf
  • Brigitte Zieger
  • Andrew Zuckerman

Late Harvest is organized by the Nevada Museum of Art in consultation with the National Museum of Wildlife Art. The exhibition is curated by JoAnne Northrup, Director of Contemporary Art Initiatives, together with consulting curator Adam Duncan Harris, Ph.D., Petersen Curator of Art & Research, National Museum of Wildlife Art. Major sponsorship by Barrick Gold, Maureen Mullarkey and Steve Miller, and The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. Supporting sponsorship by Anne Brockinton Lee and Robert M. Lee, Nion McEvoy, and Deborah and Andy Rappaport.

Take a tour through Late Harvest with curator JoAnne Northrup: 

Kate Clark, Licking the Plate, 2014. Greater Kudu hide, antlers, foam, clay, pins, thread, rubber eyes, chicken wire, plaster, wood, rocks, painting on canvas. 10' x 10'x 4'6". Courtesy of the artist. Photo credit: Nicole Cordier.

Tim Noble & Sue Webster, The Masterpiece, 2014. Sterling silver, metal stand, light projector, 60.24 x 15.35 x 12.2 in. Image courtesy of the artists and Blain|Southern. Photo ©2 Shooters Photography

Kate Clark, Licking the Plate Noble & Webster, The Masterpiece.

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