Mark Grotjahn Sculpture Member Event

Patron and Member Preview and Garden Party

May 30, 2014
7 - 9 pm

In celebration of the opening of Mark Grotjahn Sculpture, all Nasher members are invited to an exclusive evening viewing of the bold and abstract works of renowned Los Angeles- based artist Mark Grotjahn as he debuts the first museum exhibition focusing on his geometric and captivating sculptures.

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Member Reception begins at 7 pm
Remarks from Mark Grotjahn 8 pm, in Nasher Hall.

Seating is limited. Complimentary parking provided in the Trammell Crow Center Garage.

Mark Grotjahn was born in 1968 in Pasadena, California, and currently lives in Los Angeles. He received his MFA from the University of California, Berkeley, and his BFA from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Recent solo exhibitions include the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (2005); Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2006); Kunstmuseum Thun, Switzerland (2007); Portland Art Museum (2010) and Aspen Museum of Art (2012). Group exhibitions include 2006 Whitney Biennial, New York; the 54th Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (2004);  Whitney Biennial, New York (2006);“Painting in Tongues,” Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (2006); “Oranges and Sardines,” the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (2008).  His work is in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Cleveland Museum of Art; Des Moines Art Center; Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, D.C.; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; and Tate Modern , London.

Mark Grotjahn Sculpture is generously underwritten by Resolution Capital, LLC, Iris and Adam Singer, and Cindy and Howard Rachofsky.