Mark Hagen

To Be Titled (Additive and Subtractive Sculpture, Titanium Screen #3), Panels 3A, 3B, 3C, 3D, 3E, 2015

Anodized and etched titanium sheeting (chemical photogram) on aluminum honeycomb panel, sprayed paper-crete (Savage backdrop paper and cement) on aluminum and stainless steel space frame pedestal 

In 6 parts

104 x 26 1/2 x 38 inches overall

264.2 x 67.3 x 96.5 cm overall

Mark Hagen

Oakdale Guest Ranch, San Bernadino, CA, 2017

Acrylic paint and casting resin on panel, artist frame (anodized titanium and aluminum)

61 1/2 x 46 1/2 x 3 inches

156.2 x 118.1 x 7.6 cm

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Mark Hagen

To Be Titled (Additive Sculpture, Rampart Tile Wall #2), 2012 - 2015

Glazed ceramic tile with animal tracks

11 x 11 x 1 inches each, (28 x 28 x 2.5 cm)

156 x 202 inches overall, (396.2 x 396.2 cm overall)

Mark Hagen

To Be Titled (Gradient Painting #84), 2015-2016

Acrylic through burlap, titanium frame anodized with Diet Coke

72 x 48 x 2 inches

182.9 x 121.9 x 5 cm

Mark Hagen
To Be Titled (Screen Pattern Painting #2), 2015-2016
Acrylic through burlap, titanium frame anodized with Diet Coke
72 x 48 x 2 inches
182.9 x 121.9 x 5 cm

 

Mark Hagen

Ramada JOAN, 2015

Aluminum and stainless steel space frame; Cast aluminum “thatch” (melted down car rims); Anodized and etched titanium sheeting on aluminum honeycomb panels (84” x 24” each), 80,000 to 40,000 year-old Neanderthal hand axe discovered in a rock shelter in Caen, France; Sprayed papercrete (cement and pulped copy of Claude Lévi-Strauss’ Savage Mind, The University of Chicago Press, 1966)

Overall dimensions variable

Mark Hagen

We've seen the future and we're not going (Subtractive and Additive Sculpture #5), 2012

10 cut and polished rainbow obsidian boulders on aluminum and stainless steel space frame

96 x 144 x 12 inches

243.8 x 365.7 x 30.4 cm

Mark Hagen

To Be Titled (Additive Sculpture, Rampart Tile Wall #1), 2012 - 2015

Glazed ceramic tile with animal tracks

11 x 11 x 1 inches each

28 x 28 x 2.5 cm

overall dimensions variable

Mark Hagen

To Be Titled (Additive Sculpture, Los Angeles Screen), 2012

Cement and steel

3 parts, 126 x 63 x 18 inches each

66 x 160 x 45.7 cm

Mark Hagen

To Be Titled (Subtractive Sculpture #1), 2010

Rainbow Obsidian And Steel

60 x 12 x 13 inches

152.4 x 30.5 x 33 cm

Biography

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.