Oct 04, 2018 | By Thais Klapisch
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Famed contemporary French art gallery Galerie Perrotin has jumped the pond to New York with the opening of its first stateside location. Specializing in whimsically high-end pieces from current artists, this newest space is housed in a beautiful brick building on the ritzy Upper East Side. Its inaugural exhibit is from Italian artist Paola Pivi, “Ok, you are better than me, so what?,” a huggable assortment of polar bears crafted from feathers and one giant box spewing money. This is where the power players go; the gallery’s opening party was attended by the likes of Pharrel Williams and Olivier Theyskens.—Ashley Churchill
Paola Pivi- Ok so you are better than me, so what?
909 Madison Avenue, NYC
* Runs through October 26
Photos Courtesy of Galerie Perrotin & the artist
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