Don't Touch My Hair

Don't Touch My Hair

Opening Reception: Thursday June 6th, 6:00- 8:00pm

June 6th – July 27th, 2024


Hannah Traore Gallery

150 Orchard Street

New York, NY, 10002

Gallery Hours: Tuesday- Saturday | 11:00am- 6:00pm


Hannah Traore Gallery is delighted to present Don’t Touch My Hair, a group exhibition curated by Hannah Traore exploring the personal and cultural significance of hair, inspired by Traore’s 2022 Artsy collection.


The artists in the exhibition (Andy Jackson, Anya Paintsil, Baseera Khan, Brianna Lace, Camila Falquez, Felandus Thames, Hiba Schahbaz, Hong Chun Zhang, Jayoung Yoon, Jazmine Hayes, J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere, Kezia Harrel, Laetitia Adam-Rabel, Marcel Marien, Murjoni Merriweather, Ma Yanhong, Sheena Liam, Wangechi Mutu and Zizipho Poswa) take on the subject of hair in unique and deeply intimate ways, coinciding with Traore’s own sentiments on the theme.


Find more info:

https://hannahtraoregallery.com/exhibition/dont-touch-my-hair/


In the Studio: Jayoung Yoon, Interview by the Joan Mitchell Foundation

Jayoung Yoon is a New York-based artist who was born in South Korea. She is a 2023 Joan Mitchell Fellow. We interviewed Yoon about her work and creative practice in February 2024. The following is an edited transcript of that conversation.


Find the full interview :

https://www.joanmitchellfoundation.org/journal/in-the-studio-jayoung-yoon
IN THEIR STUDIOS: Jayoung Yoon, interview by Meg Hitchcock

IN THEIR STUDIOS features conversations with women artists, discussing creativity, inspiration, and motivation.