CURRENT EXHIBITION

SPACE: The BAU | Functioning Circuits: GreenPort

5 April 2021 - 21 August 2021

Black Artists Union (BAU) in collaboration with Kanna Anigbogu illustrate the ethos of GreenPort Cannabis: Healing, Community, Growth and Unity. Mercer Union’s SPACE billboard commission has invited The Black Artists Union (BAU) for its 2020-21 season. Their project, Functioning Circuits, gathers functionality in art through a series of advertisements made collaboratively with The BAU commissioned artists and businesses […]

CURRENT EXHIBITION

Welcome Back to Mercer Union

21 July 2021 - 21 August 2021

Beginning 21 July 2021, Mercer Union is open for walk-in visits to view Erdem Taşdelen’s exhibition, A Minaret for the General’s Wife. Our gallery hours are Wednesday through Saturday from 11 AM – 6 PM. We are happy to accommodate private visits outside of regular gallery hours; please reach out by email at office@mercerunion.org to […]

A minaret peeks out of the bottom left corner of the frame sheltered by thin branches of a taller, towering tree. Shot from the perspective of one looking up at the sky.

CURRENT EXHIBITION

Erdem Taşdelen: A Minaret for the General’s Wife

21 November 2020 - 21 August 2021

The starting point for Erdem Taşdelen’s commissioned work is a little-known architectural oddity located in the Lithuanian city of Kėdainiai, approximately 120 km from the capital Vilnius. Built in 1880 and restored in 2007, this structure is a freestanding Ottoman-style minaret that peculiarly has no mosque below or attached to it, and currently sits in […]