Title: B33 / The Wild Hunt of the Summer Wind, January 30, 1981
James Welling has created this limited edition print to complement his exhibition The Mind on Fire at MK Gallery, 14 September - 25 November 2012. The exhibition brings together a hundred and fifty of Welling’s early, experimental and abstract works from this period.
About the artist
James Welling was born in Hartford, Connecticut, USA in 1951. He gained a B.F.A. and M.F.A. from the influential art school CalArts (California Institute of Fine Arts), where he studied under artist John Baldessari, alongside contemporaries that included David Salle, Matt Mullican and Jack Goldstein. In 1995 Welling moved to Los Angeles to head the photography area of the Art Department of UCLA, where he continues to live and work.