“I called some paintings perspectives but I’m not interested in perspective; I called some butterflies but I don’t think they are butterflies; I call my sculptures masks but they are not masks.”
The artist was born on this day, May 2, in Pasadena, CA. _________
Image: “Mark Grotjahn: Pink Cosco”, installation view at Gagosian Grosvenor Hill, London. Artworks © Mark Grotjahn Photo by Mike Bruce.
Mark Grotjahn | Three-tiered perspective
oil on linen over panel152.5 x 122 cm (60 x 48 in.)
Mark Grotjahn (American, b. 1968), Untitled (Creamsicle 864), 2010. Colour pencil on paper, 120.6 x 96.5 cm
Untitled (Face) by Mark Grotjahn (2007)
Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.
This week’s #NotOnView selection is in memory of Muhammad Ali.
Mark Grotjahn, Untitled (Color Butterfly 10 Wings), 2004. Colored pencil on paper. Hammer Museum, Los Angeles. Purchase.
Mark GrotjahnUntitled (Colored Butterfly White Sides 691), 2007colored pencil on paper65 ¾ x 47 ¾ inches
Mark Grotjahn Butterfly Yellow Black
Jonas Wood Double Basketball Orchid State II
Mark Grotjahn, Untitled (Butterfly with Eyes), 2008
Mark Grotjahn (American, b. 1968), Untitled (Black Butterfly over Lime), 2004. Oil on linen, 36 x 29 in
Mark Grotjahn (b. 1968)
Untitled (Black and Cream Butterfly)
T.O.P: “Leeum T.O.P chairs”
“ Sterling Ruby” X2
He deleted it faster than the speed of light, but my tablet always gives me a sneak peek :’) (it’s a repost from Mark Grotjahn btw) Is he going to start updating on the one day a week where he can use his phone because I’m so here for that.