Within Ms. Sillman’s solo show is an exhibition curated by Ms. Sillman and painter Cheyney Thompson. The two artist-curators pull from the museum’s Marieluise Hessel collection to put on view works by Valie Export, Imi Knoebel and William Copley, and Carolee Schneemann, among others. The mix of performance-based photography and video looks fresh in the context of Ms. Sillman’s colorful painting show. Although the tiny group of mostly monochrome works seems to have little to do with Ms. Sillman’s painting, the room-sized display itself is worth seeing.
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