Mark Hagen (b.1972) lives and works in Los Angeles, CA. Hagen received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1994 from the University of California at Santa Cruz, CA. He then received a Master of Fine Arts degree in 2002 from The California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, CA.
Hagen is the recipient of the 2011 Artists’ Resource for Completion Grant from the Center for Cultural Innovation in Los Angeles, CA.
Hagen has had solo exhibitions at Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels, Belgium; Almine Rech Gallery, London, UK; Almine Rech Gallery, Paris, France; China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA; Galeria Marta Cervera, Madrid, Spain; JOAN, Los Angeles, CA; LA><ART, Los Angeles, CA; Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE), Los Angeles, CA; Mandrake, Los Angeles, CA; Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY; and Parapet Real Humans, St. Louis, MO.
Recent group exhibitions include Flatlands/Abstractions Narratives #2, Musée d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg, 2017; L.A Exuberance: New Gifts by Artists, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, 2016; Folkeobservatoriet (People's Observatory), Teknisk Museum, Oslo, Norway, 2016; After Effect, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX, 2016; Mark Hagen, Carsten Nicolai, Devin Ferrand, Ibid Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 2016; Build A Hole, Ceramica Suro, Guadalajara, Mexico, 2016; and Flatland/Abstractions Narratives #1, Musée regional d’art contemporain, Languedoc-Roussillon, Sérignan, France, 2016.
Selected public collections include Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA; LA><ART, Los Angeles, CA; Foundation Louis Vuitton, Paris, France; Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles, CA; and The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA.