Artist Brice Marden at Matthew Marks Gallery

Artist Brice Marden discusses his exhibition of his new work, “Brice Marden: Letters,” on view at Matthew Marks Gallery through December 23. It’s his first one-person exhibition in New York since his 2006 Museum of Modern Art retrospective. The Letters series was inspired by Chinese calligraphy from the 11th century that Marden saw while visiting Taipei.

<em>First Letter</em>
First Letter

2006-2009

Oil on linen

( Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York )
<em>White Ground Letter</em>
White Ground Letter

2007-2010

Oil on linen

( Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York )
<em>Red Ground Letter</em>
Red Ground Letter

2007-2010

Oil on linen

( Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York )
<em>Letter About Rocks #3, Blue Ground</em>
Letter About Rocks #3, Blue Ground

2007-2010

Oil on linen

( Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York )
<em>Summer Letter</em>
Summer Letter

2010

Oil on linen

( Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York )
<em>Forgery</em>
Forgery

2007-08

Kremer ink on Lanaquarelle paper

( Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York )
<em>Second Letter (Zen Spring)</em>
Second Letter (Zen Spring)

2006-2009

Oil on linen

( Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York )
<em>Nevis Letter #5 (To Shitao)</em>
Nevis Letter #5 (To Shitao)

2007-2009

Kremer ink on heavyweight Arches paper

( Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York )
<em>Dark Letter</em>
Dark Letter

2007-2009

Kremer ink and Kremer white shellac ink on Lanaquarelle paper

( Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York )
<em>Letter with Red</em>
Letter with Red

2007-2009

Kremer ink and Kremer white shellac ink on Lanaquarelle paper

( Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York )
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