From the start of his career, Matt Mullican (born 1951 in Santa Monica, US) has produced a focused body of work founded on an interest in notions of reality and perception. In a continuous effort to the understand and structure the world we inhabit, he has developed, over his 40-year career, a pioneering artistic approach and a complex lexicon. He has used hypnosis in his work since the early 1970s in order to blur the boundaries between… Read more
About the artwork
In his latest series, Mullican uses his unique visual language to transcribe the material world, our words and our thoughts, as if to allow for an alien to understand the human condition. Subjects explores Mullican’s full model of reality, allowing complete immersion into the artist’s convoluted and multi-layered thought processes.