Malcolm Morley

Texas Swing, 2009

Oil on linen
198,1 × 298,5 cm

Describing the evolution of the series inspired by motocross, Malcolm Morley wrote:
“While waiting for a train in Pennsylvania Station, I came across a motocross magazine with a cover featuring a young motocross rider and a colorful bike in midair doing an impossible maneuver in a sky. For me that is the modern myth. A myth has to have a hero. A hero has to face danger and death.”

Exhibitions:
«Malcolm Morley», Sperone Westwater, New York, USA. 16 April – 20 June 2009
«Exhibition of Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards», American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, 19 May – 12 June 2011
«Malcolm Morley», Galerie Aveline Antiquaire, Paris. 22 October – 22 November 2013
«Mutated reality», Gary Tatintsian gallery, Moscow, 27 November 2015 — 02 March 2016

Publications:
“Malcolm Morley at Galerie Aveline Antiquaire”. Galerie Aveline Antiquaire, Paris. 2013, illustrated in color, pp. 12-13, 24.
“Mutated Reality”. Gary Tatintsian gallery, Moscow, 2016, pages 42-43, 56-59, 63




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Malcolm Morley