Art Los Angeles Contemporary

Siro Cugusi, Hannah Epstein, Kevin McNamee-Tweed and Yung Jake

February 13–16, 2020

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ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

ALAC. Installation view, Los Angeles, 2020

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Night Again, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 x 8 1/2 inches (17.8 x 21.6 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Whistler, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 12 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches (31.8 x 19.1 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Untitled (Strada Liguria), 2019. Glazed ceramic. 10 x 8 1/2 inches (25.4 x 21.6 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Self Time, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 6 x 9 inches (15/2 x 22/9 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Gbbl, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 9 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches (24.1 x 21.6 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Candle Scale, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 6 1/2 x 9 inches (16.5 x 22.9 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Flyer, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 6 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches (16.5 x 14 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Beat, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 x 4 3/4 inches (17.8 x 12.1 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Spontaneoto, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 9 x 6 inches (22.9 x 15.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Untitled (Butterfly), 2019. Glazed ceramic. 5 x 6 3/4 inches (12.7 x 17.1 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Untitled, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 x 5 3/4 inches (17.8 x 14.6 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Sci (XOXO), 2019. Glazed ceramic. 6 x 6 inches (15.2 x 15.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Sci, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches (21.6 x 14 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Reader, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 1/2 x 6 inches (19.1 x 15.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Pluss, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 5 x 9 1/2 inches (12.7 x 24.1 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Paginator, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 1/2 x 6 inches (19.1 x 15.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Horse Looking Up, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 6 3/4 x 5 inches (17.1 x 12.7 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Frenchie, 2018. Glazed ceramic. 5 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches (13.3 x 21 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. DFDF, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 6 x 5 1/4 inches (15.2 x 13.3 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. 94, 2018. Glazed ceramic. 10 x 7 inches (25.4 x 17.8 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Zw, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 x 5 1/2 inches (17.8 x 14 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Untitled (Birth), 2019. Glazed ceramic. 5 x 4 inches (12.7 x 10.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Plunk, 2018. Glazed ceramic. 6 x 5 1/4 inches (15.2 x 13.3 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. MM (mercado medellin), 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches (18.4 x 14 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Esc, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 1/4 x 5 inches (18.4 x 12.7 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Water Design 362, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 6 x 6 inches (15.2 x 15.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Tree, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 x 3 inches (17.8 x 7.6 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Skaters, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 5 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches (14 x 9.5 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Ring, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 6 3/4 x 3 inches (17.1 x 7.6 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Paper Airplane, 2019. Glazed ceramic 5 1/2 x 4 inches (14 x 10.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Moonlighter, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 x 4 inches (17.8 x 10.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Doice, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 5 1/2 x 6 inches (14 x 15.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Chi, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 5 3/4 x 6 inches (14.6 x 15.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Big Candle, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches (16.5 x 11.4 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Beret Debt, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 5 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches (13.3 x 8.9 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Crug, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 5 x 3 inches (12.7 x 7.6 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Vex Unvex, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches (17.1 x 11.4 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Sheri, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 5 x 4 1/2 inches (12.7 x 11.4 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Rib, 2018. Glazed ceramic. 4 5/8 x 3 1/4 inches (11.7 x 8.3 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Harunobu’s Birds, 2018. Glazed ceramic. 6 x 4 1/2 inches (15.2 x 11.4 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Baseball88, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches (8.9 x 6.4 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Shoulder, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 4 1/2 x 3 1/4 inches (11.4 x 8.3 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Lotto 99, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches (14 x 16.5 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Glovoid, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 4 1/2 x 4 inches (11.4 x 10.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Bus to the Bin, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 3 x 5 inches (7.6 x 12.7 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Spring Fevers, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 4 1/2 x 3 inches (11.4 x 7.6 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Boxer, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 4 x 2 1/4 inches (10.2 x 5.7 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Key (Hallo), 2019. Glazed ceramic. 7 1/4 x 4 inches (18.4 x 10.2 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. FV, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 2 1/2 x 2 inches (6.4 x 5.1 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Tor, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 16 1/2 x 5 inches (16.5 x 12.7 cm)

Kevin McNamee-Tweed. Bells, 2019. Glazed ceramic. 8 1/8 x 3 1/2 inches (20.6 x 8.9 cm)

Hannah Epstein. Hanski's BDE, 2020. Wool, acrylic, polyester, burlap and polyfill. 93 x 44 x 19 inches (236.2 x 111.8 x 48.3 cm)

Hannah Epstein. The Fish Has Been Caught, 2019. Wool, acrylic, polyester and burlap. 32 x 54 inches (81.3 x 137.2 cm)

Hannah Epstein. The Sad Clown is Fishing for the Fish of Happiness, 2019. Wool, acrylic, polyester and burlap. 32 x 55 inches (81.3 x 139.7 cm)

Hannah Epstein. The Sad Clown Throws the Fish Back, 2019. Wool, acrylic, polyester and burlap. 31 x 27 inches (78.7 x 68.6 cm)

Hannah Epstein. You Can Never Be Happy, 2019. Wool, acrylic, polyester and burlap. 31 x 46 inches (78.7 x 116.8 cm)

Hannah Epstein. I Can Make You Happy, 2019. Wool, acrylic, polyester and burlap. 30 x 26 inches (76.2 x 66 cm)

Hannah Epstein. The Fish Would Have Made the Clown Happy, 2019. Wool, acrylic, polyester and burlap. 30 x 22 inches (76.2 x 55.9 cm)

Siro Cugusi, Untitled, 2019. Oil on canvas. 76 3/4 x 157 1/2 inches (195 x 400 cm)

Siro Cugusi, Untitled, 2019. Oil on canvas. 74 3/4 x 112 1/4 inches (190 x 285 cm)

Yung Jake, Untitled Self Portrait 7 (w valhallen and larry the lobster), 2020. Oil on found metal; powder-coated steel support, 19 x 8 inches (48.3 x 20.3 cm)

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At the 2020 edition of Art Los Angeles Contemporary (ALAC), Steve Turner is pleased to present a single monumental painting by Siro Cugusi (Sardinia); a selection of  hooked rugs Hannah Epstein (Toronto) and a selection of ceramic paintings by Kevin McNamee-Tweed (Iowa City).

Siro Cugusi (b. 1980, Sardinia,) earned a BFA and MFA in painting at the Academy of Fine Arts, Sassari. He has had solo exhibitions at Lux Art Institute, Encinitas (2017); Galleri Kant, Copenhagen (2018); Annarumma Gallery, Naples (2019) and Agencia De Transitos Culturales, Santa Cruz de Tenerife (2019). His work was included in Surface Tension at Steve Turner, Los Angeles in 2019 and he will open his first solo exhibition at Steve Turner on April 4, 2020. Cugusi lives and works in Sardinia.

Hannah Epstein earned a BA from Memorial University of Newfoundland (2009) and an MFA from Carnegie Mellon (2017). Recent solo exhibitions include those at HUB Gallery, Pennsylvania State University (2019); Museum of Contemporary Art, Toronto (2019) and Steve Turner, Los Angeles (2018 & 2019). Recent group exhibitions include those at Long Beach Museum of Art (2019); San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles (2019) and The Rooms, St. Johns, Newfoundland (2019). Epstein lives and works in Toronto. Epstein will open her third solo exhibition with Steve Turner on February 15, 2020.

Kevin McNamee-Tweed (b. 1984) grew up near Chapel Hill, North Carolina before studying at New York University where he earned a BFA (2008). After living in Austin, Texas for seven years, he moved to Iowa City to enroll in the MFA program at the University of Iowa where he will earn an MFA (2020). He has had solo exhibitions at The Still House Group, New York (2016); Rod Barton, London (2017); Shrine Gallery, New York (2018); Devening Projects, Chicago (2019) and Steve Turner, Los Angeles (2020). A new monograph on McNamee-Tweed’s ceramic paintings will be released in May 2020. He lives and works in Iowa City.