He’s done similarly ephemeral shows in Miami and New York, coinciding with art fairs.
again, rather than something to be taken for granted.
He’s also, Powers notes, the first person who ever bought from Half Gallery, back in 2008—a piece by Matt Damhave.
“It’s funny or fitting that this would come back full circle,” Powers reflects.
He recalls the Tribeca nightspot Madam Rosa, where Jean-Michel Basquiat would spin music in the mid-1980s.Instead, he sees “One Night Only” as a way to reconnect with the bustling community he had to leave behind when his gallery decamped from the Lower to the Upper East Side, back in 2013.