Studio Image

Biography

Exhibitions

Editions Archive


Artist Statements

"The Tree Show" - Mar 2007

"Wondertoonel" - Oct 2004

"Anima Mundi" - Sep 2001

"Meat" - Oct 2001

"The Meat Show" - Oct 1998


Essays

Mark Ryden and the Snow Yak

Mark Ryden's Return to Nature

In the Pink of the Carnivalesque

At Play in the Slaughterhouse of American Pop

Tracing the connections between Bunnies, Bees, and Abe Lincoln

Solo Exhibitions

2010
"The Gay 90's Olde Tyme Art Show", Paul Kasmin Gallery , New York, New York

2009
"The Snow Yak Show", Tomio Koyama Gallery , Tokyo, Japan

2007
"The Tree Show", Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2005
"Wondertoonel", Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, California

2004
"Wondertoonel", Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington

2003
"Blood" Earl McGrath Gallery, Los Angeles, California
"Insalata Mista" Mondo Bizzarro Gallery, Bologna, Italy

2002
"Bunnies and Bees", Grand Central Art Center, Santa Ana, California

2001
"Bunnies and Bees", Earl McGrath Gallery, New York, New York
"Amalgamation", Outre Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

1998
"The Meat Show", Mendenhall Gallery, Pasadena, California


Group Exhibitions

2010
"The Artist’s Museum, Los Angeles Artists 1980-2010", The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), LA, CA
"Art Shack", Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California

2009
"Naked", Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY
"Pictopia - Festival of New Character Worlds," Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

2008
"Prints from the Cal State Fullerton University Collection II", Cal State Fullerton Main Art Gallery, Fullerton, CA
"In the Land of Retinal Delights", Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California

2007
"Charity by Numbers", Corey Helford Gallery, Culver City, CA
"El rey de la casa", Institut de Cultura de Barcelona, Spain

2006
"Drawn to Expression", Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

2005
"Au Pays de Merveilles", Galerie Magda Danysz, Paris, France

2004
"Innocence Found", DFN Gallery, New York, New York
"100 Artists See Satan", Grand Central Art Center, Santa Ana, California
"Age of Aquarius", Copro-Nason Gallery, Culver City, California
"Modern Love", M Modern Gallery, Palm Springs, California
"From Your Valentine", Copro-Nason Gallery, Culver City, California
"Juxtapoz 10th Anniversary Group Show", 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, California

2003
"Dark Fairytales", Roq La Rue Gallery, Seattle, Washington
"Group Show", La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, California
"Raising the Brow", Earl McGrath Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2002
"Hello", PressPop Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
"Gods and Monsters", Roq La Rue Gallery, Seattle, Washington
"Group Show", La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, California
"Draw", Roq La Rue Gallery, Seattle, Washington
"Von Dutch an American Original", Northridge Art Galleries, Northridge, California

2001
"Representing LA, Pictorial Currents in Southern CA Arts", Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington
"Representing LA, Pictorial Currents in Southern CA Arts", Laguna Art Museum, Laguna California
"Group Show", La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2000
"Margaret Keane and Keaneabilia", Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California
"Luck of the Draw", La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, California
"Retrospective", Mendenhall Gallery, Pasadena, California
"Invitational III", La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, California
"Up From the Underground", Hollywood Arts & Culture Center, Hollywood, Florida

1999
"Group Show", Copro-Nason Gallery, Culver City, California
"Six Forms of Love and Despair", Merry Karnowsky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"Tiki Group Show", Huntington Beach Arts Center, Huntington Beach, California
"Invitational II", La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1998
"Kittens’n’Kads", Merry Karnowsky Gallery, Los Angeles, California
"Custom II", Acme Gallery, San Francisco, California
"No Red Ribbons", Julie Rico Gallery, Santa Monica, California
"Tribute to La Luz de Jesus", Track 16 Gallery, Los Angeles, California
"Group Show", La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1997
"Calivera Kustom", Merry Karnowsky Gallery, Los Angeles, California
"The Secret Society of Dog Art", Random Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1996
"21st Century Tiki", La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1994
"Side Show", Tamara Bane Gallery, Los Angeles, California