Old news! The Opening


Published by Sternberg Press, 2011.

Design by Non-Format, main text by Caroline Busta.


The Opening was a series of shows by Merlin Carpenter where the paintings were done at the opening reception AKA Vernissage. The exhibition then ran as usual for one month or so.


September 2007, Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York.


February 2008, Overduin and Kite, Los Angeles.


May 2008, Galerie Christian Nagel, Berlin: shows at Mercedes-Welt am Salzufer and The Corner Berlin.


May 2008, Mitterrand+Sanz, Zürich.


March 2009, Simon Lee Gallery, London.


June 2009, dépendance, Brussels.



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