• Artist Dan Colen Confronts Adulthood in New "Mailorder Mother Purgatory" Exhibit

    8 days ago - By Hypebeast

    "Post-bad boy" and one of the pivotal artists from New York City's '80s downtown art scene, Dan Colen , is the subject of a new solo exhibition at Lévy Gorvy in upper Manhattan. Colen is globally-renowned for his painted sculptures and mixed media artworks that draw inspiration from pop culture, and graffiti.
    Titled "Mailorder Mother Purgatory," the extensive showcase puts on a display of never-before-seen paintings and sculptures. On the ground floor, large-scale wall pieces portray the artist's painterly interpretations of cashmere sweaters, corduroys, and button-down shirts. These...
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