Solo exhibition of new thesaurus-inspired monoprints by Mel Bochner on view at Quint Contemporary Art


LA JOLLA, CA.- Quint Contemporary Art announces a solo exhibition of new thesaurus-inspired monoprints by Mel Bochner. This is the second solo exhibition for Mel Bochner at QCA. The exhibition will open with a public reception on Saturday, March 3rd from 6 to 8 PM. The exhibition will feature 17 new monoprints including Mel Bochner’s largest monoprint to date, Blah Blah Blah, which measures 96 x 144 inches. Other pieces in the exhibition include Money, Head Honcho, Silent, Amazing, Obscene, Sputter, and more. These new works examine the landscape of language and delve deeply into the meaning of one single word or phrase. Since the 1960’s, Bochner has been using words and their synonyms in his often-conceptual artworks. In an interview with James Meyer from Mel Bochner: Language 1966-2006, Bochner states that: “In 2002 I