Tanya Bonakdar Gallery

Tanya Bonakdar Gallery is an art gallery founded by Tanya Bonakdar, located in both Chelsea in New York City and Los Angeles.[1] Since its inception in 1994, the gallery has exhibited new work by contemporary artists in all media, including painting, sculpture, installation, photography, and video. The New York City location is at 521 W. 21st Street and the Los Angeles gallery is located at 1010 N. Highland Avenue.[2]


The gallery was originally located in the SoHo area, but moved to Chelsea in 1998 following other galleries' moves.[1][2] and in 2006 underwent a major renovation that doubled the exhibition space, adding 5,000 square feet (460 m2) of gallery space on the ground floor.[citation needed] In addition, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery regularly participates in major annual international art fairs such as Art Basel, Frieze Art Fair,[3] Art Basel Miami Beach, The Armory Show (art fair)[4] and Art Dealers Association of America Art Show.

In 2018, Bonakdar announced plans to launch her first space in Los Angeles, located at 1010 North Highland Avenue in Hollywood.[2][5][6]

Tanya Bonakdar is a member of the Board of Directors of the Art Dealers Association of America (ADAA).[7]


The gallery represents over 30 artists, including


  1. ^ a b Douglas, Sarah (June 8, 2018). "Established New York Gallery Tanya Bonakdar opening Los Angeles branch". Artnews.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ a b c "Tanya Bonakdar Gallery Expands to Los Angeles". Artforum.com. Retrieved November 3, 2019.
  3. ^ "Frieze Art Fair 2010: High-Quality Gallery Presentations Attract Strong Sales". Artdaily.org. October 22, 2010. Archived from the original on March 7, 2012.
  4. ^ "The Armory Show | Tanya Bonakdar Gallery". www.thearmoryshow.com. Retrieved April 4, 2020.
  5. ^ Angeleti, Gabriella (June 8, 2018). "New York gallerist Tanya Bonakdar to open first space in Los Angeles". The Art Newspaper. Retrieved November 3, 2019.
  6. ^ "New York gallerist Tanya Bonakdar to open first space in Los Angeles". www.theartnewspaper.com. Retrieved April 4, 2020.
  7. ^ "ADAA Board of Directors". Art Dealers Association of America. Archived from the original on November 19, 2010. Retrieved November 20, 2010.
  8. ^ Russeth, Andrew (April 26, 2018). "Nathalie Djurberg and Hans Berg Now Repped by Tanya Bonakdar". ARTnews.com. Retrieved April 4, 2020.
  9. ^ M.H. Miller (July 1, 2013), Meschac Gaba Joins Tanya Bonakdar Gallery New York Observer.
  10. ^ "2 Art Gallery Shows to See Right Now". The New York Times. October 21, 2020. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 22, 2021.
  11. ^ Russeth, Andrew (January 8, 2015). "Lisa Oppenheim Joins Tanya Bonakdar Gallery in New York". ARTnews.com.
  12. ^ "Dana Powell and the Pleasures of Restraint". Hyperallergic. July 6, 2019. Retrieved April 4, 2020.
  13. ^ Andrew Russeth (January 13, 2012), Tanya Bonakdar Signs Analia Saban New York Observer.
  14. ^ Greenberger, Alex (September 11, 2015). "Tanya Bonakdar Gallery Now Represents Slavs and Tatars". Artnews.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  15. ^ "Lisa Schiff Opens New Tribeca Arts Space, Wong Ping Heads to Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, and More". www.artforum.com. Retrieved April 4, 2020.
  16. ^ Greenberger, Alex (May 23, 2019). "Wong Ping Is Now Represented by Tanya Bonakdar Gallery". ARTnews.com. Retrieved April 4, 2020.

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