Slag Gallery is committed to present work by emerging artists and to support and sustainably nourish their careers. With this at its core, the gallery’s efforts concentrate on local and international exposure of works by artists in its roster, by providing the cultural exchange with art institutions and organizations, publishing catalogs, collaborating with other galleries, and participating in Art Fairs.
The artists of Slag Gallery have been included in a number of internationally recognized exhibitions, such as the Venice Biennale (2001), the Istanbul Biennale (2011), Prague Biennial (2011), along with exhibitions at museums and institutions such as PS1 in New York; The Drawing Center, NY; Brooklyn Museum, NY; The Jewish Museum, NY; Smack Mellon, NY; Fuller Craft Museum, MA; Marina Abramović Institute, San Francisco; Kunsthalle Budapest (Mucsarnok); MODEM Modern and Contemporary Art Center, Debrecen; National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest; MKM Museum Kuppersmühle, Duisburg; Kultur Fabrik, Luxembourg; Brukental Museum, Sibiu; The Museum of New Art, Detroit; Les Franciscaines Art Center, FR; Bonisson Art Center, FR; Dennver Botanical Gardens, CO; Baker Museum, FL; UMOCA, UT; Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Israel; Queens Museum of Art, NY; Birmingham Museum of Art: Boulder MoCA; The Islip Museum of Art, NY; Marfa Contemporary, TX; Kunsthaus Worms, GE; Kunstverein Viernheim, GE; Socrates Sculpture Park, NY; MARe, Bucharest, just to name a few.
Slag Gallery was inaugurated in June 2008 in Chelsea.
In 2021, Slag Gallery and RX Gallery, Paris started a partnership that provides a broader promotion platform for their artist roster.