Mark Mothersbaugh: Myopia

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Mothersbaugh CAC

Mark Mothersbaugh, Myopia at the CAC.

Aside from being a member and composer for Devo, Mothersbaugh is quite the accomplished visual artist and maker. His exhibition at the Contemporary Arts Center is a solid glimpse into a life I would call prolific.

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Detail “Self Portrait with First Pair of Glasses”

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DEVO: Boji Boy Mask, New Traditionalist Hairpiece, Energy Dome

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Roli Polis

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“Ruby Kusturd” (Worlds largest ruby weighing in at 30,909 carats, Mothersbaugh had the stone carved into the shape of a soft serve ice cream swirl and perched atop a bronze cone.)

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“Grid of 16 Lucas Cows”

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Postcard Diaries

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1964 Monument to the conquerors of space

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“Postcard Superhero Series #001”

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