Erik Lindman

Blanks


Paris

  • , Untitled, 2014-15
    Oil on linen over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in
  • , Untitled, 2014
    Oil on canvas with canvas collage over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in
  • , Untitled, 2014-2015
    Oil on canvas with canvas collage over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in
  • , Untitled, 2014
    Oil on canvas with canvas collage over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in
  • , Untitled, 2014
    Oil on canvas over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in
  • , Untitled, 2014-15
    Flashe on canvas with canvas collage over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in
  • , Untitled, 2014
    Oil on canvas over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in
  • Untitled, 2014
    Oil on canvas with canvas collage over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 inches
  • , Untitled, 2014
    Oil on hemp and linen over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in
  • , Untitled, 2014-15
    Oil on canvas with canvas collage over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in
  • , Untitled, 2014-15
    Oil on canvas over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in
  • , Untitled, 2014
    Oil on canvas with canvas collage over panel
    244 x 152 cm
    96 x 60 in

Press release

Almine Rech Gallery is pleased to announce Blanks, the third exhibition by American artist Erik Lindman at the gallery- the artist’s second in its Paris space - from March 21 to April 22, 2015. The exhibition will be comprised of entirely new paintings.

    "Over the past few years, I have been using found surfaces in my paintings. The found surfaces incorporated an objective correlative into the painting: a pre-made element from which to begin. In the studio, I would edit these surfaces through reshaping and orienting them on the canvas.
    It was important to me that the added surfaces not have a physical dimension. I would integrate them into the picture plane through building up paint layers to the level of the found surfaces on the supporting canvas. Through this process, the marks and the shape of the found surface would read visually integrated, not dimensionally separate.[…]