MARK DEAN VECA
Paintings/DrawingsInstallationsEditionsPublicationsDesignVideoWordsForest Frieze, 2011
Mark Dean Veca is a purveyor of prehistoric magic: creating space on a two-dimensional plane with a few lines of charcoal, ink, or paint. He draws on paper, canvas or walls and uses simple black lines to manifest volume, space, and depth. He shares his illusionary worlds and characters to express the internal and external tension of the human condition as he experiences it. His work is visceral, carnal, with its depictions of organs and orifices and writhing tendons, arteries, and intestines. It is comic and unnerving with strong contrasting palettes and patterns and odd juxtapositions of historical and popular iconography often abbreviated, disfigured, or exposed. more...

Meg Linton

From the catalog essay Phantasmagoria




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Gloopfinger (variant), 2014

Commissioned by Primus for heir November, 2014 performance in Clearwater, Florida.

A very limited number of prints will be available here Thursday, November 13, 2014, at 12 noon Pacific Time

Four color screen print on gold chrome paper
(varnished black, brown and white)
Signed & numbered
Edition: 35
Size: 24 x 18 inches / 61 x 45.7cm
Year: 2014