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To Be Titled (Screen Painting #11), 2016, acrylic through burlap, artist frame (titanium anodized with Diet Coke), 96 x 64.5 x 3 in.
To Be Titled (Screen Painting #11), 2016, acrylic through burlap, artist frame (titanium anodized with Diet Coke), 96 x 64.5 x 3 in.
The Big Hole, 2016, anodized and etched titanium sheeting, titanium wire anodized with Diet Coke, 180 x 180 in.
The Big Hole, 2016, anodized and etched titanium sheeting, titanium wire anodized with Diet Coke, 180 x 180 in.
Mr. Nude Galaxy, 2016, acrylic through burlap, artist frame (titanium anodized with Diet Coke), 96 x 64.5 x 3 in.
Mr. Nude Galaxy, 2016, acrylic through burlap, artist frame (titanium anodized with Diet Coke), 96 x 64.5 x 3 in.
Bumping into this thing or that from conception to decomposition like dumb pebbles on an alien beach in a remote corner of the universe, 2016, acrylic through burlap, artist frame (titanium anodized with Diet Coke), 82 ¾ x 64 x 2 in.
Bumping into this thing or that from conception to decomposition like dumb pebbles on an alien beach in a remote corner of the universe, 2016, acrylic through burlap, artist frame (titanium anodized with Diet Coke), 82 ¾ x 64 x 2 in.
To Be Titled (Gradient Painting #81), 2015, acrylic through burlap, artist frame (titanium anodized with Diet Coke), 72 x 48 x 2 in.
To Be Titled (Gradient Painting #81), 2015, acrylic through burlap, artist frame (titanium anodized with Diet Coke), 72 x 48 x 2 in.
To Be Titled (Screen Painting #8), 2015, acrylic through burlap, artist frame (titanium anodized with Diet Coke), 96 x 64 ½ x 3 in.
To Be Titled (Screen Painting #8), 2015, acrylic through burlap, artist frame (titanium anodized with Diet Coke), 96 x 64 ½ x 3 in.
To Be Titled (Additive and Subtractive Sculpture, Titanium Screen #2, Panels 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D, 2E), 2015, titanium sheeting anodized with Diet Coke on aluminum honeycomb panel, with Papercrete on aluminum and stainless steel space frame 104 x 26 ½ x 38 ½ in.
To Be Titled (Additive and Subtractive Sculpture, Titanium Screen #2, Panels 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D, 2E), 2015, titanium sheeting anodized with Diet Coke on aluminum honeycomb panel, with Papercrete on aluminum and stainless steel space frame 104 x 26 ½ x 38 ½ in.
To Be Titled (Gradient Painting #35), 2014, acrylic on burlap over panel, titanium frame anodized with Diet Coke/Coke Zero, 97 x 65 x 2 in.
To Be Titled (Gradient Painting #35), 2014, acrylic on burlap over panel, titanium frame anodized with Diet Coke/Coke Zero, 97 x 65 x 2 in.
Authorial Reticence, 2014, Peekskill Meteorite Car, pedestal, 60 x 204 ¾ x 83 ½ in.
Authorial Reticence, 2014, Peekskill Meteorite Car, pedestal, 60 x 204 ¾ x 83 ½ in.
To Be Titled (Additive Sculpture, Screen #17), 2012, cement, metal armature, 72 x 57.5 x 14 in.
To Be Titled (Additive Sculpture, Screen #17), 2012, cement, metal armature, 72 x 57.5 x 14 in.

Born 1972, Black Swamp, VA

 

The artist lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

 

 

Education

 

2002 —

MFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

 

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Education

 

2002 –

MFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

 

1994 –

BA, Degree in Art, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA

 

 

Public Collections

 

Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), Los Angeles, CA

The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

LA><ART, Los Angeles, CA

Foundation Louis Vuitton, Paris, France

Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles, CA

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2019 –

Mexican Mammoth, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY

 

2018 –

Nude Group Therapy, Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

 

2016 –

The Big Hole, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY

 

2015 –

Mark Hagen, Parapet Real Humans, St. Louis, MO

Schmanthropocene, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

To Be Titled (Additive Sculpture, Rampart Tile Wall #1), LA><ART, Los Angeles, CA

The Outdoor Type, JOAN, Los Angeles, CA

 

2014 –

a parliament of some things, Almine Rech Gallery, London, U.K.

Guest Star, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY

 

2013 –

Paleo Diet, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

Black Swamp, Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

 

2012 –

TBA de nouveau, Almine Rech Gallery, Paris, France

 

2011 –

TBAA, Galeria Marta Cervera, Madrid, Spain

TBA, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

 

2010 –

Succession & Simultaneity, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

Vapor Parade & Earth Monster, LA><ART, Los Angeles, CA

 

2007 –

Give it up smooth, Mandrake, Los Angeles, CA

 

2006 –

Circulation, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE), Los Angeles, CA

 

 

Select Group Exhibitions

 

2017 –

Flatland / Narrative Abstractions 2, Musée d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean (MUDAM),

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg (catalog)

 

2016 –

L.A. Exuberance, LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

Folkeobservatoriet (People’s Observatory), Norsk Teknisk Museum, Oslo, Norway

After Effect, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX

Grand Opening of Ceramica Suro, Guadalajara, Mexico

 

2015 –

Three Day Weekend: Party in Back, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA

Theories on Forgetting, Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

Lost in a Sea of Red, The Pit, Glendale, CA (catalog)

Sweet 16, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

Eagles II Artistas Contemporaneos Americanos, Marlborough Madrid, Spain (catalog)

 

2014 –

Sèvres Outdoors, Cité de la Céramique, Sèvres, France

Dans un intérieur Meubles, oeuvres murales & textiles d'artistes, Almine Rech Gallery, Paris, France

Another Cats Show, 356 Mission, Los Angeles, CA

Show Off, Associate Mission Building, Rockbound Art Museum, Shanghai, China

The White Album, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA (catalog)

Too Many Things Are Too Many Things, Sputnik/Seiler Galerie, Basel, Switzerland

Platform, curated by Nicolas Trembley, Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

 

2013 –

Painting in Place, Los Angeles Nomadic Division (LAND), Los Angeles, CA

A Handful of Dust, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, CA

Endless Bummer II, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY

And Mae and Mac and Me, Barbara Seiler Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland

Rocks and Clocks, Ambach and Rice, Los Angeles, CA

19 rue de Saintonge, Almine Rech Gallery, Paris, France

Flicker, curated by Jan Tumlir, Control Room, Los Angeles, CA

 

2012 –

Made in L.A., Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA (catalog)

Lost Line: Contemporary Art from the Collection, LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

TC: Temporary Contemporary, Bass Art Museum, Miami Beach, FL

XYZ, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA (catalog)

Treating shadows as real things, curated by Lauren Mackler, Museo Sindone, Turin, Italy

(catalog)

Venice Beach Biennial, curated by Ali Subotnick, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles

Bass elegy/Devil’s Night (for Mike Kelley), collaboration with Scott Benzel, performances

at LA><ART and Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA

Knowledges, Mount Wilson Observatory, Los Angeles, CA

One Day at a Time, Peres Projects, Berlin, Germany

Perfect, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

Mark Hagen, Richard Hoblock, Lesley Vance, Anthony Meier Fine Arts, SF, CA

Spare Me, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

More and Different Flags, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY

 

2011 –

Seven Los Angeles Artists, Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

California Dreamin' - Myths And Legends of Los Angeles, curated by Hedi Slimane, Almine Rech Gallery, Paris, France

Painting andSpace, Luce Gallery, Turin, Italy

 

2011 –

Tabula Rasa, Galeria Marta Cervera, Madrid, Spain

April, Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, NY

 

2010 –

RE-DRESSING, Bortolami Gallery, New York, NY

Points of View, Portugal Arte 10, Lisbon, Portugal

Current Trends in Modern Painting, Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, CA

Animal Style, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

 

2009 –

Extra Extra, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

1999, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

 

2008 –

California Biennial, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA (catalog)

Desertshore, curated by Jan Tumlir, Luckman Gallery, Cal State LA (catalog)

 

2006 –

Strange Animal, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE), Los Angeles, CA

 

2005 –

Post No Bills, curated by Matthew Higgs, White Columns, New York, NY

Futurism Restated Again, Rental Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

 

Panel Discussions and Other Presentations

 

2017 –

Panel discussion with curator Rita Gonzalez and artists Analia Saban and Anna Sew Hoy

of L.A. Exuberance, LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

 

2016 –

Artist Project Presentation for X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly with editor Shana Lutker

and curator Aaron Multon, at Hauser & Wirth, Los Angeles, CA

 

2015 –

Panel discussion on the work of Xavier Veilhan, MOCA Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA

 

2013 –

Panel discussion with curator Rita Gonzalez and artist Liz Glynn of exhibition Lost Line,

LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

Artist’s talk, LA Art Book Fair at MOCA Geffen, Los Angeles, CA

 

 

Grants and Awards

 

2011 –

Artists’ Completion Grant, Center for Cultural Innovation, Los Angeles, CA

 

 

Teaching Experience

 

2009-2011 –

Temporary Lecturer, “Basic Sculpture, Intermediate/Advanced Sculpture,” University of California, Irvine, CA

 

Sum. 2002 –

Teaching Assistant, “Sculpture,” California State Summer School for the Arts, Valencia, CA

 

Spr. 2002 –

Graduate Student Instructor, “Digital Art,” Community Arts Partnership (CAP) at Inner City Arts, Los Angeles, CA

 

2000-2002 –

Teaching Assistant, “Intro to Art History” & “Painting Seminar”, under ThomasLawson, Dean of Art School, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

 

2000 –

Teaching Assistant, Art History, “Manet to Minimalism,” under Donna Hunter, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA

 

1996-2000 –

Teaching Assistant, “Intro to Drawing,” under Susana Terrell, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA

 

Spr. 1999 –

Teaching Assistant, “Intro to Photography,” University of California, Santa Cruz, CA

 

Winter 1996 –

Teaching Assistant, “Intro to Digital Arts”, under E. G. Crichton, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA

 

 

Artist Lectures and Presentations

 

2018 –

Visiting Artist (Artist Presentation and MFA Studio Visits), Fine Art Lecture, Series, University of California, Riverside, CA

 

2016 –

Guest Lecturer (Artist Presentation), Norman Locks’ Advanced Photo class, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA

 

2014 –

Visiting Artist (Artist Presentation and MFA Studio Visits), Visiting Artist Lecture Series, University of California, Irvine, CA

Visiting Artist (Artist Presentation and Undergraduate Studio Visits), Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

 

2013 –

Guest Lecturer (Artist Presentation), Jon Pylypchuk’s Sculpture class, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Visiting Artist (Artist Presentation and MFA Studio Visits), Fine Art Lecture Series led by Charles Long, University of California, Riverside, CA

 

2008 –

Visiting Artist (Artist Presentation and Undergraduate Studio Visits), Idyllwild Arts Academy, Idyllwild, CA

 

2004 –

Guest Lecturer (Artist Presentation), Olga Koumoundouros’ Advanced Drawing Class, Pasadena City College, Pasadena, CA

 

 

Select Bibliography

 

2019 –

Bollinger, Klaus; Medicus, Florian, Konrad Wachsmann, USAF Aircraft Hangar, Birkhäuser Basel

 

2018 –

Bjorn N. Sandaker, Arne P. Eggen, Mark R. Cruvellier, The Structural Basis of Architecture, 3rd edition, Routledge, U.K.

 

2017 –

Marianne Derrien, Sarah Ihler-Meyer, Flatland / Abstractions narratives, catalog, Mudam Luxembourg, Mrac Occitanie / Pyrénées-Méditérranée, Éditions Cantz

Bhuiya, Hannah, “Meet the Hottest New Sculptors in LA,” https://amuse-i-d.vice.com/meet-the-hottestnew-sculptors-in-la/ Amuse, 23 May 2017, online

 

2016 –

Goldfarb, Brad, Peter Marino: Art Architecture, Phaidon Press

Hagen, Mark, “Untitled” Artist’s Project, X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly, Volume 18, Issue 4

Colacello, Bob, “Lure of LACMA, A New Crop of Artists Re-create a Famed 1968 LACMA Photograph,” Vanity Fair, December issue 2016, print

 

2015 –

Vicente, Alex, “Los Ángeles, capital del arte,” El Pais, November 11

Preston-Zappas, Lindsay, “Mark Hagen at JOAN,” CARLA, July 15

Hagen, Mark, “A Picture and a Poem,” The New York Times T Magazine, Spring, print

Hagen, Mark, Interview, www.paddle8.com/editorial/mark-hagen-what-inspires-me/, online

 

2014 –

Interview Magazine, May 2014, print

Bailey, Stephanie, “A conversation with Mark Hagen,” www.ocula.com/magazine/conversations/markhagen/, Ocula, October, online

Hagen, Mark, High School Drawings, 1987-1990, aREa sNEAKs, Issue 3

Allenova, Ekaterina, et al., Structures. Novelty. Stripes., SNS Collection, BALTO Print

Baumgardner, Julie, “Meterorite Falls on Car, Car Becomes Artwork,”

https://tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/05/09/mark-hagen-guest-star-asteroid-chevy-malibumarlborough-chelsea-gallery/, The New York Times T Magazine, May 9, online

 

2013 –

Tumlir, Jan, “Mark Hagen: Paleo Diet,” Artforum, December, print

Mizota, Sharon, “Mark Hagen at China Art Objects,” Los Angeles Times, September 24, print

Herren, Michael, “LA Artists to Watch,” Los Angeles Confidential, October, print

Shaw, Michael, “Mark Hagen,” ArtScene, October, print

Klee, Miles, “2013?: A Doomsday Day Planner,” Brooklyn Rail, July 15, online

Steverlynck, Sam, “Mark Hagen: Black Swamp,” ArtReview, May, print

Launay, Aude, “Mark Hagen,” Zérodeux, Numéro 65, print

Mohseni, Yasmine, “A Handful of Dust,” ArtInfo.com, February 21, online

Heller, Nathan, “Hedi Slimane Thrills and Scandalizes as Creative Director of Saint Laurent,” Vogue, September, print

Carmichael, Elisa, “25 Artists to Watch in 2013,” Complex, January 2, online

Moore, Caitlin, “'Rocks & Clocks' at Ambach & Rice,” Daily Serving, May 3, online

 

2012 –

Hagen, Mark, 2013?: A Doomsday Day Planner, Paper Chase Press

Hagen, Mark, “2013?”, interview, www.paperchasepress.com/article/2013-an-interview-with-mark-hagenand-jessica-fleischmann/, online

Griffin, Jonathan, “Made in L.A.,” Frieze, September, print

Stromberg, Matt, “From Los Angeles: Made in L.A. 2012,”

http://www.artpractical.com/review/made_in_la_2012/, Art Practical, July 10, online

Ellegood, Anne, “Los Angeles Is Everywhere,” Made in L.A. 2012 catalog, Hammer Museum/Delmonica, Prestel, print

 

2011 –

Berardini, Andrew, “Natural History: Mark Hagen,” LA Weekly, June 16, print

Coles, Alex, “Mark Hagen,” Man About Town, Summer, print

Kowalinski, Michael, “Mark Hagen Dreams On,” interview, i-D Magazine, 2011, online

Kowalinski, Michael, “Art Talks Hedi Slimane,” AnOther Magazine, March 2011, print

 

2010 –

Young, Paul, “The New Garde: Five emerging artists: Annie Lapin, Carter Mull, Andrea Bowers, Mark Hagen, Mark Flores,” Angeleno Magazine, December 2010, print

 

2009 –

Huffman, Jibade-Khalil, After Stan Donen, Eighth Veil Press, print

Berardini, Andrew, “2008 California Biennial,” https://frieze.com/article/2008-california-biennial, Frieze, March, online and in print

 

2008 –

Mizota, Sharon, “Desertshore,” at Luckman Gallery, Los Angeles Times, September 12, print

 

2007 –

Berardini, Andrew, Critic Pick, https://www.artforum.com/picks/mark-hagen-18908, November, online

 

2006 –

Hagen, Mark, “A Few Questions Regarding Our Possible Post-Civilization Future,” Arthur Magazine, Winter 2006, print

 

2004 –

Hagen, Mark, “Your Pretty Face Isn’t Going to Hell,” Cakewalk, Issue 6, 2004, print

 

2003 –

Hagen, Mark, Poster Project, w/ Olga Koumoundouros, Journal of Aesthetics & Protest, Fall 2003, print