SEEN  (American, 1961) 

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SEEN (American, b.1961) is considered by many to be the godfather of Graffiti Art. He first started to paint New York City subway cars during the early 1970s. Recently, SEEN has turned his love of the MTA into a series of hand-painted, limited-edition MTA New York subway maps. In addition, the artist has gone beyond two-dimensional work to explore sculpture and mixed-media works of discarded and re-used materials. SEEN's work has been exhibited all over the world, with recent solo shows at Magda Danysz Gallery in Paris, Kleerup Gallery in Stockholm, Grand Palais in Paris, The Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, Power House Arena in New York, and Stolen Space Gallery in London.

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SEEN, Sign Of The Times

 

SEEN
Sign Of The Times
StolenSpace Gallery
  
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SEEN, The Joker

 

SEEN
The Joker, 2013
pochoir and spray paint

 

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SEEN, Sans titre

 

SEEN
Sans titre
mixed media on canvas

 

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SEEN, Felix the Cat

 

SEEN
Felix the Cat, 2012
stencils and spray paint on canvas

 

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1961   Born in New York
2010   PleaSE ENjoy, Magda Danysz Gallery, Paris, France (solo)
2009   The 1st SEEN Pop-Up Show, Lyon, France (solo)
Kleerup Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden (solo)
TAG, Grand Palais, Paris, France
Nes dans la rue, Cartier Fondation pour l'art contemporain, Paris, France
Urbain Ier, Galerie Leadouze, Paris France
TAG, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Playboy Redux, Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
2007   Seen City, Paris, France (solo)
That 70s Show, Power House Arena, New York, NY
2006   Stolen Space Gallery, London, England (solo)
2005   Rocket World Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
Outside Institute Space, London, England (solo)
Prosper Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
McCaigwelles Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2003   Toy Tokyo Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
STIP Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
Stussy SF Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
Concrete Vibes Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Marco Art Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2001   Twenty-four Gallery, Vancouver, Canada (solo)
Bob's Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1995   Clayton Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1991   Grafitti Art, Musee national des monuments francais, Paris, France
1985   The Yaki Kornblitt Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
Suntory Company, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1984   Graffiti, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Danmark‎
1983   The Yaki Kornblitt Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
Stellweg-Seguy Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1982   The Yaki Kornblitt Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
1980   New Wave, P.S.1, New York, NY