Take Me (I’m Yours)

The Jewish Museum

Rooted in the tradition of relational aesthetics, this exhibition encouraged visitors to participate, touch, and take home works of art by 42 international and intergenerational artists.

September 16, 2016 – February 5, 2017. View the exhibition page at TheJewishMuseum.org.

More about the exhibition’s design: “Unconventional Design for an Unconventional Exhibition,” which includes an interview with Seth and Roy

Exhibition title wall design; neon sign fabrication and installation by Lite Brite Neon

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Readymade gallery guide dispenser design that, like with all art in the exhibition, encouraged museum visitors to actively take one

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Installation view of the exhibition Take Me (I’m Yours). September 16, 2016 – February 5, 2017. The Jewish Museum, NY. Photo by: David Heald.

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Takeaway bags at the exhibition’s entrance, printed with the exhibition’s title and a reference to our white milk crate displays

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Museum visitors / participants in the act of taking artworks; photo by Will Ragozzino

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Readymade milk crate exhibition display design, which functioned both as containers and pedestals for loose artworks; photo by David Heald

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Installation view of the exhibition Take Me (I’m Yours). September 16, 2016 – February 5, 2017. The Jewish Museum, NY. Photo by: David Heald.

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Readymade, neon, adhesive paper exhibition label, referencing dollar store retail sale displays

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Exhibition catalogue box design, which contained over 40 postcards and three separate but connected saddle-stitched booklets

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Die-cut exhibition catalogue box interior; image detail of Felix Gonzalez-Torres’ “Untitled” (USA Today), 1990

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Saddle-stitched booklets; front sides, printed with “Take Me”; part of the exhibition catalogue box’s contents

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Saddle-stitched booklets; verso sides, printed with “(I’m Yours)”; part of the exhibition catalogue box’s contents

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Conversations booklet detail; 1 (of 3) combination exhibition catalgoues

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Untrimmed press sheet of the multipart exhibition catalogue

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Exhibition catalogue box’s 40+ postcards contents

Promotional animation for social media