Matt Mullican, ‘Untitled (Elements 03)’, 2012, Mai 36 Galerie
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Matt Mullican

Untitled (Elements 03), 2012

Oilstick, acrylic on canvas, rubbing, diptych
19 7/10 × 23 3/5 in
50 × 60 cm
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Zurich, Zürich
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Signed and dated verso
Matt Mullican
American, b. 1951
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Using his subconscious as material, Matt Mullican often creates his artworks before an audience while under hypnosis, resulting in a unique hybrid of performance art and drawing. Part schematic, part cosmological chart, Mullican’s ordered, symmetrical works belie an enormously ambitious artistic aim, to contain and make sense of the universe. Characterized by rough geometric patterns and the artist’s elongated, looping script, Mullican’s spontaneous diagrams and writings on walls and canvas offer free access to the artist’s psyche.

Matt Mullican, ‘Untitled (Elements 03)’, 2012, Mai 36 Galerie
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About the work
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Signed and dated verso
Matt Mullican
American, b. 1951
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Using his subconscious as material, Matt Mullican often creates his artworks before an audience while under hypnosis, resulting in a unique hybrid of performance art and drawing. Part schematic, part cosmological chart, Mullican’s ordered, symmetrical works belie an enormously ambitious artistic aim, to contain and make sense of the universe. Characterized by rough geometric patterns and the artist’s elongated, looping script, Mullican’s spontaneous diagrams and writings on walls and canvas offer free access to the artist’s psyche.

Matt Mullican

Untitled (Elements 03), 2012

Oilstick, acrylic on canvas, rubbing, diptych
19 7/10 × 23 3/5 in
50 × 60 cm
Sold
Location
Zurich, Zürich
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