Gagosian Shop is due to open tomorrow at 988 Madison Avenue in New York, selling posters, t-shirts, artist multiples, books and catalogues.
The 2500 sq foot space will feature limited editions by John Currin, Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons, Richard Prince, Anselm Reyle, to name a few. The stre will also offer a reading lounge with out of print catalogues and video installation of the current gallery exhibitions.
Art collector Aby Rosen is a principal in RFR Realty LLC which owns 980 Madison.
Gagosian recently opened a branch in Athens, Greece. The dealer is also considering opening in Paris and Geneva, according to sources.