Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions at Museum of Modern Art, June 11 – September 28, 2014

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Eve Fowler. A Spectacle and Nothing Strange. 2011-ongoing. 21 letterpress posters. 28 x 22” (71.1 cm x 55.9 cm) each. The Museum of Modern Art Library. © 2014 Eve Fowler

Eve Fowler. A Spectacle and Nothing Strange. 2011-ongoing. 21 letterpress posters. 28 x 22” (71.1 cm x 55.9 cm) each. The Museum of Modern Art Library. © 2014 Eve Fowler

Eve Fowler. A Spectacle and Nothing Strange. 2011-ongoing. 21 letterpress posters. 28 x 22” (71.1 cm x 55.9 cm) each. The Museum of Modern Art Library. © 2014 Eve Fowler

Eve Fowler. A Spectacle and Nothing Strange. 2011-ongoing. 21 letterpress posters. 28 x 22” (71.1 cm x 55.9 cm) each. The Museum of Modern Art Library. © 2014 Eve Fowler

Charles Gaines. Manifestos 2. 2013. Four-channel video and four graphite drawings on Rising Barrier Paper. Overall dimensions variable. Acquired through the generosity of Jill Kraus, Jerry Speyer and Katherine Farley. © 2014 Charles Gaines. Photograph © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Charles Gaines. Manifestos 2. 2013. Four-channel video and four graphite drawings on Rising Barrier Paper. Overall dimensions variable. Acquired through the generosity of Jill Kraus, Jerry Speyer and Katherine Farley. © 2014 Charles Gaines. Photograph © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Emily Roysdon. Sense and Sense. A project with MPA. 2010. Two-channel video (color, silent). 15:25 min. Fund for the Twenty-First Century. © 2014 Emily Roysdon. Photograph © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Emily Roysdon. Sense and Sense. A project with MPA. 2010. Two-channel video (color, silent). 15:25 min. Fund for the Twenty-First Century. © 2014 Emily Roysdon. Photograph © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Peter Downsbrough, American, born 1940. Two Poles, 1974. Wood. 88 9/16 x 3/4″ (225 x 1.9 cm) and 41 5/16 x 3/4″ (105 x 1.9 cm). Partial gift of the Daled Collection and partial purchase through the generosity of Maja Oeri and Hans Bodenmann, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, Marlene Hess and James D. Zirin, Agnes Gund, Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis, and Jerry I. Speyer and Katherine G. Farley. Photograph © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Peter Downsbrough, American, born 1940. Two Poles, 1974. Wood. 88 9/16 x 3/4″ (225 x 1.9 cm) and 41 5/16 x 3/4″ (105 x 1.9 cm). Partial gift of the Daled Collection and partial purchase through the generosity of Maja Oeri and Hans Bodenmann, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, Marlene Hess and James D. Zirin, Agnes Gund, Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis, and Jerry I. Speyer and Katherine G. Farley. Photograph © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Hanne Darboven. Untitled. c. 1972. Ink on ten pieces of transparentized paper. 11 5/8 x 16 1/2″ (29.5 x 41.9 cm) each. Art & Project/Depot VBVR Gift. © 2014 Estate of Hanne Darboven / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Germany. Photo: Thomas Griesel

Hanne Darboven. Untitled. c. 1972. Ink on ten pieces of transparentized paper. 11 5/8 x 16 1/2″ (29.5 x 41.9 cm) each. Art & Project/Depot VBVR Gift. © 2014 Estate of Hanne Darboven / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Germany. Photo: Thomas Griesel

Untitled

Hanne Darboven. Untitled. c. 1972. Ink on ten pieces of transparentized paper. 11 5/8 x 16 1/2″ (29.5 x 41.9 cm) each. Art & Project/Depot VBVR Gift. © 2014 Estate of Hanne Darboven / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Germany. Photo: Thomas Griesel

Simryn Gill. Where to draw the line. 2012. Typewriting on nine sheets of paper. The Modern Women’s Fund Committee of The Museum of Modern Art. © 2014 Simryn Gill. Photo © The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photo: Jonathan Muzikar

Simryn Gill. Where to draw the line. 2012. Typewriting on nine sheets of paper. The Modern Women’s Fund Committee of The Museum of Modern Art. © 2014 Simryn Gill. Photo © The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photo: Jonathan Muzikar

Simryn Gill. Where to draw the line (detail). 2012. Typewriting on nine sheets of paper. The Modern Women’s Fund Committee of The Museum of Modern Art. © 2014 Simryn Gill. Photo: Silvie Ball, New York

Simryn Gill. Where to draw the line (detail). 2012. Typewriting on nine sheets of paper. The Modern Women’s Fund Committee of The Museum of Modern Art. © 2014 Simryn Gill. Photo: Silvie Ball, New York

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griese

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griese

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Installation view of Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, June 11–September 28, 2014. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photograph: Thomas Griesel

Images courtesy Museum of Modern Art