Jack Whitten

Zeno X Gallery

April 26 – June 27, 2015

Escalation II (x squared + y squared = 1) For Alexander Grothendieck (2014)
Acrylic on canvas
48h x 48w x 1.5d in (121.9h x 121.9w x 3.8d cm)

Escalation I (2014)
Acrylic on canvas
48h x 48w x 1.5d in (121.9h x 121.9w x 3.8d cm)

Escalation III (2015)
Acrylic on canvas
48h x 48w x 1.5d in (121.9h x 121.9w x 3.8d cm)

Compressed Space III (2015)
Acrylic on plywood panel
12h x 12w x 1d in (30.5h x 30.5w x 2.5d cm)

Compressed Space IV (2015)
Acrylic on plywood panel
12h x 12w x 1d in (30.5h x 30.5w x 2.5d cm)

Vulcan Philosophy ("Infinite diversity in infinite combinations") For: Dr. Spock (2015)
Acrylic and stainless steel ball bearing on panel
35h x 78w x 2d in (88.9h x 198.1w x 5.1d cm)

The Birth of Jazz (Point/Wave/Point) (2015)
Acrylic on canvas
45h x 173w x 3d in (114.3h x 439.4w x 7.6d cm)

Queen Bee (2015)
Acrylic on plywood panel
16h x 16w x 1d in (40.6h x 40.6w x 2.5d cm)

The Protagonist (2015)
Acrylic on plywood panel
16h x 16w x 1d in (40.6h x 40.6w x 2.5d cm)

The Prize #1 (2015)
Acrylic on plywood panel
18h x 14w x 1d in (45.7h x 35.6w x 2.5d cm)

Compressed Space II (2015)
Acrylic on plywood panel
12h x 12w x 1.25d in (30.5h x 30.5w x 3.2d cm)

Compressed Space I (2015)
Acrylic on plywood panel
12h x 12w x 1.25d in (30.5h x 30.5w x 3.2d cm)

Escallation IV (2015)
Acrylic on canvas
48h x 48w x 1.5d in (121.9h x 121.9w x 3.8d cm)

Apollonian Hayride (For Alexis Tsipras) Good Luck
( 2015 )
Acrylic on canvas
62h x 62w x 1.5d in (157.5h x 157.5w x 3.8d cm)

Press Release

Jack Whitten: Escalation
Zeno X Gallery
Antwerp, Belgium

The exhibition is a presentation of a new body of paintings in which Whitten continues to push the material possibilities of acrylic paint as applied to abstract painting.