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Louis Eisner, ‘Yellow Helter Skelter’, 2013, Alon Zakaim Fine Art
Louis Eisner, ‘Yellow Helter Skelter’, 2013, Alon Zakaim Fine Art
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Louis Eisner

Yellow Helter Skelter, 2013

Oil on linen
64 × 62 in
162.6 × 157.5 cm
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Location
London
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Louis Eisner
American, b. 1988
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Louis Eisner’s paintings vary in imagery and subject—and sometimes lack a subject entirely. In one of his best-known series, “Void Paintings” (2011), Eisner painted large-scale ambient backgrounds with their sitters missing—creating portraits of, essentially, nothing. Eisner’s other works are more graphic and feature recognizable images, like popular cartoon characters or vividly colored children’s slides. Leviathan (2013), one of Eisner’s rare sculptural works, features cut outs from MAD Magazine strung from a mobile, ultimately meant to parallel Thomas Hobbes’s theory of social organization. Eisner is also an active member of the artist-led organization, The Still House Group.

Louis Eisner, ‘Yellow Helter Skelter’, 2013, Alon Zakaim Fine Art
Louis Eisner, ‘Yellow Helter Skelter’, 2013, Alon Zakaim Fine Art
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About the work
Exhibition history
Provenance
Louis Eisner
American, b. 1988
Follow

Louis Eisner’s paintings vary in imagery and subject—and sometimes lack a subject entirely. In one of his best-known series, “Void Paintings” (2011), Eisner painted large-scale ambient backgrounds with their sitters missing—creating portraits of, essentially, nothing. Eisner’s other works are more graphic and feature recognizable images, like popular cartoon characters or vividly colored children’s slides. Leviathan (2013), one of Eisner’s rare sculptural works, features cut outs from MAD Magazine strung from a mobile, ultimately meant to parallel Thomas Hobbes’s theory of social organization. Eisner is also an active member of the artist-led organization, The Still House Group.

Louis Eisner

Yellow Helter Skelter, 2013

Oil on linen
64 × 62 in
162.6 × 157.5 cm
Contact For Price
Location
London
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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