Jonathan Levine Projects Group Exhibitions
Shag has held five solo shows at Jonathan LeVine Projects in Jersey City, New Jersey. This post documents the paintings that Josh Agle contributed to the four group exhibitions that he participated in. For reference, his solo exhibitions at Jonathan LeVine Projects have already been covered in other posts as linked below:
Five-Year Anniversary (2010)
The Jonathan LeVine Gallery opened in the Chelsea district of New York City in 2005 and showcased new and cutting-edge art. The Five-Year Anniversary exhibition was held from the 27th February to the 27th March during 2010 and celebrated artists pivotal to the gallery’s success. Shag contributed the acrylic on panel painting Family Secrets (sized 24″ by 16″) to the show. For reference, the newly renamed Jonathan LeVineProjects relocated to Jersey City in 2017 to focus on community and collaboration.
Art Truancy: Celebrating 20 Years of Juxtapoz Magazine (2014)
Juxtapoz magazine was launched in 1994 as a champion of the contemporary art world. The vibrant and modern magazine promotes artists, galleries, and events that are often marginal and overlooked. In 2014, Juxtapoz celebrated two decades in print with the Art Truancy: Celebrating 20 Years of Juxtapoz Magazine exhibition at Jonathan Levine Gallery’s two Chelsea spaces in New York. The exhibition ran from May 15th to June 14th and featured over forty artists including Shag who contributed the acrylic on panel painting At the Peppermint Lounge (sized 50″ by 18″).
The Color and the Fury: 10 Years of Jonathan LeVine Gallery (2015)
The ten-year anniversary exhibition of the Jonathan LeVine Gallery included many of the artists who have exhibited there over the past decade. The Color and the Fury: 10 Years of Jonathan LeVine Gallery exhibition included ten limited-edition prints available for purchase in-person at the gallery or via the online store. Shag contributed After the Rains, a fourteen-color serigraph print on two-ply museum board (24″ by 16″) with an edition size of 100 with accompanying CoA.
Welcome to New Jersey (2017)
Welcome to New Jersey was the inaugural exhibition at the Jonathan LeVine Gallery’s new site at Mana Contemporary, 888 Newark Avenue, Jersey City. The show featured the work of over forty artists and ran from February 18th to March 18th 2017. Josh Agle provided four small acrylic and ink on paper paintings – Russian Diplomat, Disappointed Donkey, Keyhole Girl, and Pink Elephant With Gin.