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Artist Mark Ryden Presents New Work at Paul Kasmin Gallery

Mark Ryden - "The Piano Player", 2010 - Oil on canvas with hand carved frame, hand painted by the artist, 20 x 30 inches; 50.8 x 76.2 cm., framed: 29 x 39 x 3 inches; 73.7 x 99.1 x 7.6 cm. - ©Mark Ryden, Courtesy of artist and Paul Kasmin Gallery.

YORK, NY.- Paul Kasmin Gallery presents The Gay 90’s:
Old Tyme Art Show, an exhibition of new paintings and works on paper by
the Los
Angeles artist Mark Ryden. On view at 293 Tenth Avenue from April 29 to
June 5,
2010, this will be Ryden’s first significant solo show in New York since
as well as his first with the gallery.
In his hauntingly
beautiful and
masterfully executed oil paintings, Ryden creates his own contemporary
mythologies whose archetypes include fairy tale creatures, historical
and pop cultural icons.