October 24, 2011

STARING INTO THE SUN / CHRIS MARTIN

CHRIS MARTIN
STARING INTO THE SUN
Kunsthalle Dusseldorf
22.Oktober 2011 - 15. Januar 2010

Starbanner for Kunsthalle Dusseldorf Facade, 2011, spray-paint + gel medium + collage on plastic, 140 x 207 inches (left), and Orange Construction Painting, 2006, oil + spray paint on plastic mesh, 51 x 42 x 4 inches (right).
Starbanner for Kunsthalle Dusseldorf Facade, 2011, spray-paint + gel medium + collage on plastic, 140 x 207 inches

Bedford Boogie-Woogie, 2001, enamel + spray paint on yellow vinyl, 118 x 143 inches. Installed on the outside of the KD.

Joseph Beuys' stovepipe from 1971 with The Last Optical Illusion of 2008, 2008, oil + spray-paint on canvas, 50 x 36 x 5 inches (right) on the facade of the Kunsthalle.

Water (7x7), 1999-2000, acrylic on canvas, 118 x 143 inches (left), Staring into the Sun, 2011, oil on canvas, 429 x 118 inches (right)

Staring into the Sun, 2011, oil on canvas, 429 x 118 inches (left), Big Glitter Painting, 2009-10, mixed media on canvas, 135 x 108.25 inches (middle), Ain't It Funky, 2003-10, mixed media on canvas, 135 x 114 inches (right)

Monkeys, 2008, oil + collage on canvas, 54 x 49 inches
The Secret Melancholy of Karlheinz Stockhausen 2008-2009 in foreground, oil and spray-paint, 20 x 14 inches

Monkeys (left) and Untitled , 1989, oil + acrylic gel + aluminum foil on canvas, 129 x 95 inches (right)
reverse side of Untitled, 1989
Psilocybe, 1980-1981, oil on canvas, 17 x 13 inches
0-1234567, 1986-1996, oil and collage on canvas, 18 x 16 inches

Motown Music and the Astral Plane, 2007-2008, mixed media + oil + collage on canvas, 48 x 38 inches

1234567...., 1987-1995, oil and roof cement on canvas, 18 x 15 inches

The Valley, 2005, acrylic gel + oil + collage on cardboard, 25 x 18 inches

The Valley (left), Jesus, Mary, and Joseph, 1988-97, oil + collage + latex on canvas, 14 x 12 inches (upper right), and Untitled, 2003-05, oil + collage + acrylic gel on canvas, 11 x 14 inches (lower right)

I Am Not..., 1988, oil + collage + glitter on canvas, 25 x 22 inches

What is Here..., 1990-1992, oil + smoke on plasterboard, 16 x 17 inches (left), I Am Not...1988 (upper right), and 1-21..., 1986-1995, oil on canvas, 16 x 14 inches (lower right)
Long Lake, 2000, oil on canvas, three panels, each: 118 x 143 inches
Long Lake, 2000, oil on canvas, three panels, each: 118 x 143 inches (right)
King and Queen Couple, 1997, acrylic on canvas, 129 x 160 inches
Here (s/w), 1995-96, acrylic on canvas, 129 x 143 inches
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1 comment:

Terry Greene artist painting said...

Great post - i love the painting "I Am Not...," (1988) and the references in it to Forrest Bess. Thank you