New York Times Spotlights Benjamin Genocchio’s First Turn as Armory Show Head

January 11th, 2017

yayoi-kusama-via-nytThe New York Times has a preview of Benjamin Genocchio first turn as executive director of The Armory Show, including new site-specific installations on Pier 92 and 94 by Yayoi Kusama and Ai Weiwei, as well as a revival of Jeffrey Deitch’s 1995 exhibition examining the impact of artist Florine Stettheimer.  “I wanted to make the building an asset,” Genocchio said, and is working with curator Eric Shiner to install projects “to allow you to better see the vast industrial structure.”Read more at NYT