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Christopher Wool
If You, 1992-2005
Enamel on aluminum
52 x 36 inches
(132.08 x 91.44 cm)

Christopher Wool is widely regarded as one of the preeminent and most influential American painters of his generation. He was born in 1955, grew up in Chicago, and moved to New York City in the early 1970s. Since establishing himself as an artist in the 1980s, Wool has forged an agile, highly focused practice that incorporates a variety of processes and mediums, paying special attention to the complexities of painting. Wool’s creative output also incorporates photography, sculpture, artist books, and printmaking.

Wool’s work has been presented at museums around the world. Among the institutions that have held major solo exhibitions of his work are the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; and Art Institute of Chicago, among many others. Wool’s work is included in numerous noteworthy international institutions such as the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; and Tate Modern, London. He has been a Fellow of the American Academy in Rome; Artist in Residence at DAAD, Berlin and Chianti Foundation, Marfa; and a recipient of the Wolfgang Hahn Prize.

Wool currently lives and works in New York City and Marfa, Texas.

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Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2019
Copper plated steel
48 7/8 x 28 3/4 x 9 inches
(124 x 73 x 23 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2017
Enamel and silkscreen ink on linen
108 x 96 inches
(274.3 x 243.8 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2018
Enamel, oil, and silkscreen on paper
30 x 22 inches
(76.2 x 55.9 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled (Billboard Graz), 1991/2019
Set of eight framed offset lithographs on paper
Edition of 6
94 1/2 x 133 7/8 inches
(240 x 340 cm)

Christopher Wool
Yard, 2018
Portfolio of 24 gelatin silver prints
Edition of 12
Image size: 7 x 10 1/2 inches (17.8 x 26.7 cm)
Paper size: 9 x 12 inches (22.9 x 30.5 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2018
Bronze and copper plated steel
121 1/2 x 296 x 60 inches
(308.6 x 751.8 x 152.4 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2018
Portfolio of four intaglio polymer photogravure prints on Hahnemühle Copperplate Bright White 300 gsm paper
Edition of 20
Image size: 15 7/8 x 11 7/8 inches (40.3 x 30.2 cm)
Paper size: 22 x 18 inches (55.9 x 45.7 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2018
Oil and silkscreen on paper
44 x 30 inches
(111.8 x 76.2 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2016
Silkscreen ink on linen
108 x 96 inches
(274.3 x 243.8 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2014
Silkscreen ink and enamel on linen
108 x 96 inches
(274.3 x 243.8 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2014
Bronze
123 1/2 x 148 x 63 3/4 inches
(313.7 x 375.9 x 161.9 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2016
Oil and silkscreen on paper
30 x 22 inches
(76.2 x 55.9 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2012
Silkscreen ink on linen
120 x 96 inches
(304.8 x 243.84 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2009
Silkscreen ink and enamel on paper
72 x 55 1/4 inches
(182.88 x 140.34 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2007
Enamel on linen
108 x 108 inches
(274.32 x 274.32 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2002
Enamel and silkscreen ink on linen
96 x 72 inches
(243.84 x 182.88 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2008
Silkscreen ink on paper
72 x 55 1/4 inches
(182.88 x 140.34 cm)

Christopher Wool
...Stupid Rabbit, 2004
Enamel on linen
96 x 72 inches
(243.84 x 182.88 cm)

Christopher Wool
East Broadway Breakdown, 1994/2002
Portfolio of 160 inkjet prints
Edition of 3
11 x 8 1/2 inches (27.9 x 21.6 cm), variable orientation

Christopher Wool
Minor Mishap, 2001
Enamel on linen
108 x 72 inches
(274.32 x 182.88 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2001
Silkscreen ink on linen
90 x 60 inches
(228.6 x 152.4 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2000
Enamel and silkscreen ink on linen
108 x 72 inches
(274.32 x 182.88 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2000
Enamel and silkscreen ink on linen
90 x 60 inches
(228.6 x 152.4 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2000
Silkscreen ink on linen
78 x 60 inches
(198.1 x 152.4 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2000
Enamel on linen
108 x 72 inches
(274.32 x 182.88 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2000
Enamel on aluminum
108 x 72 inches
(274.32 x 182.88 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 1997
Enamel on aluminum
108 x 72 inches
(274.32 x 182.88 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 1995
Enamel on aluminum
84 x 60 inches
(213.36 x 152.4 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 1996
Enamel on aluminum
90 x 60 inches
(228.6 x 152.4 cm)

Christopher Wool
Give It Up or Turn It Loose,1994
Enamel on aluminum
78 x 60 inches
(198.1 x 152.4 cm)

Christopher Wool
Kidnapped, 1994
Enamel on aluminum
90 x 60 inches
(228.6 x 152.4 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 1991
Enamel on aluminum
90 x 60 inches
(228.6 x 152.4 cm)

Christopher Wool
Trouble, 1990
Enamel on aluminum
108 x 72 inches
(274.3 x 182.9 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 1989 
Enamel and acrylic on aluminum
96 x 64 inches
(243.84 x 162.56 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled,1990
Enamel and acrylic on aluminum
90 x 60 inches
(228.6 x 152.4 cm)

Christopher Wool
Apocalypse Now, 1988
Enamel and flashe on aluminum and steel
84 x 72 inches
(213.4 x 182.9 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled,1988
Enamel and flashe on aluminum and steel
72 x 48 inches
(182.9 x 121.9 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 1987
Enamel and flashe on aluminum and steel
72 x 48 inches
(182.9 x 121.9 cm)

Christopher Wool
Untitled, 1986
Enamel on paper
11 x 17 inches
(27.9 x 43.2 cm)

Contact

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