Dominique Nabokov

Dominique Nabokov is a French photographer who lives in New York.

  • 'Shakespeare's Sister'

    September 20, 2013 — October 6, 2013

    The show—unstructured but sharp, witty, and insightful—is an exhilarating rumination on what it takes to be a woman.

  • The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding

    May 3, 2013 — September 12, 2013

    Huey, a couture artist who has designed gowns for celebrities like Oprah and Janet Jackson, has created eight imaginative and erotic corsets, each one meant to evoke the personality of one of Aaron Burr’s eight loves.

  • In The First Place...

    April 5, 2013 — April 6, 2013

    In the First Place… is a multi-layered dance installation developed from the book Hypnerotomachia Poliphili (The Strife of Love in a Dream), an Italian pastoral romance published in 1499.

  • 'The Orphan of Zhao'

    October 30, 2012 — March 28, 2013

    The Royal Shakespeare Company, under the direction of RSC Chief Associate Director Gregory Doran, presents James Fenton’s new adaptation of this classic play—sometimes called the Chinese Hamlet.

  • A Harlem Family 1967

    November 11, 2012 — March 10, 2013

    A gripping work on poverty by the famous African-American photographer, writer, director, and composer Gordon Parks (1912-2008).

  • The Photography of Leon Levinstein

    November 8, 2012 — December 22, 2012

    A last minute call to see (a must), Leon Levinstein’s (1910-1988) exhibition of 50 vintage black and white photographs.

  • The Annie O. Music Series

    December 16, 2012 — December 17, 2012

    The Annie O. Music series features a pair of performances by Ben Taylor with Grace Weber, and Chris Stills.

  • A Celebration of Harold Pinter

    October 10, 2012 — November 30, 2012

    In this homage to Harold Pinter, the English actor Julian Sands, who worked with the playwright, honors him with a grace, a warmth, a moving kindness, a sense of humor and also a precision that is surely an act of love.

  • Comme des Garçons: White Drama

    April 13, 2012 — October 7, 2012

    This exhibition of Comme des Garçons’ spring/summer 2012 collection—“White Drama”—is one of the first ever to display a designer’s current line.

  • Misia, reine de Paris

    June 12, 2012 — September 9, 2012

    An exhibition on Misia Sert, the great patroness of the arts, muse for composers and painters, and arbiter of style in the Paris of the 1920s and 1930s.

  • Daisy Chain

    July 16, 2012 — September 8, 2012

    A solo exhibition of the work of Bianca Casady, an experimental folk musician known to many as a singer and lyricist in the “freak folk” musical duo, CocoRosie, that explores “ideas of gender and race, especially as they are played out in prison.”

  • Christer Strömholm: Les Amies De Place Blanche

    May 18, 2012 — September 2, 2012

    The Swedish photographer Christer Strömholm is particularly famous for his depictions of the transsexuals he befriended in Paris’ Place Blanche in the 1950s, the subject of this moving exhibition.

  • Martine Franck: Peregrinations

    June 22, 2012 — August 3, 2012

    Though Franck is best known for her portraits of artists and writers, the work on display here tends more toward the aesthetic: large gelatin silver prints of abstract landscapes, from Norway, Djibouti, the desert of Wadi Rum, Agadir, Provence.

  • Robert Delpire: A Retrospective

    May 10, 2012 — July 19, 2012

    Robert Delpire—a French publisher, curator, and editor who published the work of some of the greatest photographers of the 20th century—is the subject of an ongoing retrospective at no fewer than six galleries throughout New York.

  • The Life and Death of Marina Abramović

    June 28, 2012 — June 30, 2012

    A delightful “opera” based on the life of the performance artist Marina Abramović.

  • The Life and Death of Marina Abramović

    June 22, 2012 — June 24, 2012

    A delightful “opera” based on the life of the performance artist Marina Abramović.

  • The Life and Death of Marina Abramović

    June 13, 2012 — June 15, 2012

    A delightful “opera” based on the life of the performance artist Marina Abramović.

  • Writers' Festival

    June 13, 2012 — June 15, 2012

    The Writers’ Festival—or Festival degli Scrittori—presents each year in Florence a series of conversations, readings, lectures, and more, all designed to call attention to the most original talents in international literature today.