October 30 - November 1 2020. Josh Stebbins' suite of drawings commissioned for the exhibtion "NO STARS" will be presented at Elvis Presley's GRACELAND in October of 2020 to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the first airing of TWIN PEAKS in 1990. In collaboration with Stephen Romano Gallery
March 5 - 8 2020. SCOPE Art Show and Stephen Romano Gallery are pleased to announce that "WILLIAM MORTENSEN'S WITCHES", an exhibition that originated at the Buckland Museum of Witchcraft and Magick in Cleveland Ohio, and featured in Hi Fructose magazine, will be presented at the SCOPE Art Show New York at the Metropolitan Pavilion.
December 3 2019 - February 29, 2020.. The Buckland Museum of Witchcraft and Magick in Cleveland Ohio and Stephen Romano Gallery in Brooklyn New York are pleased to announce a one person exhibition of the works of Australian artist Barry William Hale .
Barry William Hale is considered to be one of the most internationally renowned esoteric artists . Based in Sydney his range of work over the past 20 years has included painting, drawing, installation, video, sound and performance.
September 28 – November 17 2019.. "LADIES OF SORROW: A VISUAL EXPLORATION OF GRIEF AND FEMININITY" curated by Joanna Ebenstein and Laetitia Ante Delictum. The exhibition is presented at the Fort Hamilton Gatehouse of the Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn.
From Catholicism’s Madonna Dolorosa to the Victorian “cult of the dead” to professional weepers, women have been responsible for many of the traditions, rituals and duties associated with mourning. In this exhibition, Morbid Anatomy’s Joanna Ebenstein and Laetitia Barbier will explore the relationship between grief and femininity through art, craft, and material culture from around the world.
full announcement here !
WILLIAM MORTENSEN WITCHES at The Buckland Museum of Witchcraft and Magick
RAYMOND BUCKLAND'S MUSEUM OF WITCHCRAFT AND MAGICK in Cleveland Ohio and Stephen Romano Gallery are thrilled to announce they are collaborating on an exhibition of vintage photographic works entitled WILLIAM MORTENSEN WITCHES. The exhibition will feature many previously unseen works along with some of Mortensen's most well known iconic occult themed photographs, which Huffington Post declared as "Some of the most beautifully terrifying images ever made". The exhibition will open August 3 and continue through November 3, 2019.
Friday October 25th and Saturday October 26th.. NIGHTFALL AT GREEN-WOOD CEMETERY WITH MORBID ANATOMY "WILLIAM MORTENSEN AND THE MAKE BELIEVE LADY."
I was thrilled to be a presenter at this year's Morbid Anatomy in Nightfall at Green-Wood Cemetery . This is one of the most awe-inspiring events in New York City. The theme this year is "Love Lost" and I'l presented "William Mortensen and the Make Believe Lady".
NIGHTFALL is just one of the many amazing events Morbid Anatomy participates in. I am very blessed and honored to be an active part of this community and I encourage all to support Morbid Anatomy by subscribing to their Patreon here.. . It is by continuously supporting esoteric culture that it will perpetuate, and Morbid Anatomy, through the relentless efforts of Joanna Ebenstein, Laetitia Ante Delictum and Jen Bandini, create and foster such a magnificent community.
October 9 - 16 2019.. “NO STARS” an exhibition of Twin Peaks themed works in collaboration with Josh Stebbins and others. Curated by Stephen Romano.
Stephen Romano Gallery is thrilled to announce “No Stars” an exhibition of Twin Peaks themed works at The Living Gallery in New York City.
The exhibition will feature a new suite of drawings by Josh Stebbins, as well as new works by Natan Alexander, Alexis Palmer Karl, Luciana Lupe Vasconcelos, Daniel Gonçalves, Matthew Dutton, Jen Bandini, Stephen Romano, Barry William Hale, Blake Morrow and Jill Watson.
full announcement here !
September 7-8, 2019.. "Charles A.A. Dellschau and the Mythology of Flight" curated by Brian Chidester.
The Brooklyn Antiquarian Book Fair and Stephen Romano Gallery present "Charles A.A. Dellschau and the Mythology of Flight", a special exhibition curated by Brian Chidester. Many works in this exhibition will be seen by the public for the very first time, on the 100th anniversary of their creation.
A publication commemorating the exhibition will be available, with an essay by the curator.
The exhibition will take place during the fair Sept 7 and 8 2019 at the BROOKLYN EXPO CENTER 72 Noble St. at Franklin St., Brooklyn New York.
April 26th - June 30 2019.. "Heaven, Hell, and Purgatory: Visions of the Afterlife in the Catholic Tradition" curated by Joanna Ebenstein and Laetitia Barbierat the Fort Hamilton Gatehouse, Brooklyn
Featuring artworks by Mark Dion, Phyllis Galembo, José Guadalupe Posada, Jacques Callot, Shannon Taggart and works spanning the 17th century to the present from the collections of Stephen Romano Gallery, Evan Michelson, Eva Aridjis and Eye's Gallery and much more!
Full press release here
through Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 at The Fort Hamilton Gatehouse at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn NY. "Bridging Two Worlds: The Land of the Living and the Land of the Dead" curated by Joanna Ebenstein and Laetitia Barbier
How do the dead find their way to the next life? Who directs them on their journey? And when they arrive, can they establish a connection to those left behind? Across time, and around the globe, people have imagined that the dead might live on in another, imperceptible world.
October 30 from 7pm to midnight.
Stephen Romano Gallery presents "NOCTEM DIABOLI" (Devil's Night), a one night exhibition event at The Living Gallery Outpost at 246 East 4th Street NYC October 30 from 7pm to midnight.
NIGHTFALL 2018 at Greenwood Cemetery
Stephen Romano was a presenter on Morbid Anatomy's program at 2018's NIGHTFALL event October 19th and 20th at Green-Wood Cemetery's annual event. Stephen Romano presented a group of Guatemalan Shaman's Altar Objects.
"OPENING THE THIRD EYE"
Natsumi Goldfish, Alexis Palmer Karl, Daniel Goncalves, Barry William Hale and others
presented by Stephen Romano
October 3 - 7 2018 The Living Gallery NYC - Opening of the Third Eye reception
Charles Dellschau included in "OUT OF THIS WORLD"
curated by Larry Gagosian for Gagosian Gallery at Seattle Art Fair 2018
WILLIAM MORTENSEN EXHIBITION AT DARK MOFO 2018 June 14 - June 25 2018
The exhibition comprised of 30 works courtesy of Stephen Romano Gallery, many of which were exhibited publicly for the first time ever, and were recently acquired from the estate of William Mortensen’s first wife Courtney Crawford, and have been hidden from the public for almost 90 years.
The art of Charles AA Dellschau (1830 - 1923) at the American Folk Art Museum in the exhibition "Vestiges and Verse" curated by Valérie Rousseau.
Courtesy of Stephen Romano Gallery.
Through May 27 2018
"AFAM’s exhibition offers a rare opportunity to view, up close, some of the art brut and outsider art genres’ holiest grails, including works by the Swiss artists Adolf Wölfli (1864-1930) and Aloïse Corbaz (1886–1964), the American Henry Darger (1892-1973), and Charles A. A. Dellschau (1830-1923)." Edward M. Gómez
MORBID ANATOMY: "The Power of Images: Life, Death, and Rebirth"
curated by Morbid Anatomy's Laetitia Barbier and Joanna Ebenstein
Through June 24, 2018 at The Fort Hamilton Gatehouse at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn NY