I am concerned with the following:
-The intersection of International Style architecture and Witchcraft
-The act of not being a person while being a person
-Empty, modernist architectural spaces as perfomative space
-Atmosphere providing climax / unending suspense without release
Mark Ryden came to preeminence in the 1990’s during a time when many artists, critics and collectors were quietly championing a return to the art of painting. With his masterful technique and disquieting content, Ryden quickly became one of the leaders of this movement on the West Coast.