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Karen Lofgren

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Believer, 2004/2008 Tape, Rope Lights, Mesh 12' X 6' X 2'w © Cathy Akers
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Installation View: Dawn (right), 2008 Fluorescent Tubes, Wood, Acrylic Sheet, Pvc Pipe, Foam, Rubber Variable © Michael Dodge
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Starmaps (maps of night sky from LA in July), 2004 Leather, Plastic, Lights, Sticks, Sponge 3' X 2.5'x 2' © Karen Lofgren
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Lorelei, 2008 Artificial Hair, Plastic, Epoxy Putty, Gouache, Glue 48 X 37 X 28 In. © Karen Lofgren
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Lace Maze, 2005 Rope, Rubber, Oil Paint, Human Hair, Faux Pearls Variable Dimensions: Room Size © Karen Lofgren
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Synch, 2006 Wood, Gold Leaf, Mirrachrome Paint, Clay 68 X 36 X 123 In. © Karen Lofgren
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Push, 2006 Foam, Monofilament, Oil Paint, Hardware Variable Dimensions © Anna Helwing Gallery
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Salon Style Pileup, 2006 Wood, Spray Paint, Paint, Gold Leaf 5 X 5 X 5 Ft. © Glendale College Art Gallery
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Plaid Sand Mandala, 2005 Ceramic Coated Sand Room Size © Karen Lofgren
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Chain Lace (on right of installation view), 2006 Steel Chain, Hardware 65 X 48 X 1/2 In. © Anna Helwing Gallery
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Dusk Cradle (installation at old LA Zoo), 2008 Fluorescent Tubes, Wood, Acrylic Sheet, Soundtrack Dimensions Variable: Room Size © slab projects
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Dusk Cradle (installation at old LA Zoo), 2008 Installation Detail, Mixed Media Dimensions Variable: Cave Sized © slab projects
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Believer installation view (Machine Project Field Guide to LACMA), 2008 Tape, LED Ropelights, Mesh 12 X 6 X 2 Ft W © Gendy Alimurung
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Dawn (detail), 2008 Rubber, Pvc Pipe, Foam, Flourescent Lightboxes Variable Dimensions © Karen Lofgren
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Stalactite Machine, 2004-present (mechanical prototype) Metal, Wood, Plastic, Glue, Toilet Paper, Yellow Powder Pigment Dimensions Variable: Floor to Ceiling © Karen Lofgren
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Party of One (rave for one person), 2006, installation view in the forest Light Stand, Sound-responsive Light, Dance Floor, Cd Player, Headphones, All Covered With Rhinestones 9 X 3.5 X 3.5 Ft. W © Montalvo Arts Center
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Gold Flood, 2009 Wood, Paint Variable (approx 1000 Square Feet) © Robert Crouch
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Gold Flood, 2009 Wood, Paint Variable (approx 1000 Square Feet) © Robert Crouch
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Gold Flood, 2009 Wood, Paint Variable (approx 1000 Square Feet) © Robert Crouch
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Understructure, 2009 Plaster, Cement, Foam, Graphite, Paint Variable--10-100 Square Feet © Robert Crouch
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Ghost Ideas, 2010 Oak and Birch Panel, Paint, Fabric, Rope Variable (15 Pieces) © Ben Duggan
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Downward Dog, 2009 Plaster, Spackle, Foam, Hardware, Armature, Paint, Pearls 45 X 35 X 38 In. © Ben Duggan
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Sleepwalker, 2010 Armature, Cement, 22K Gold Leaf 180 X 8 X 5 In. © Ben Duggan
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Ghost Idea (Heat Sensitive Body Suit), 2010 Oak and Birch Panel, Paint, Fabric, Rope 32 X 38 In. © Karen Lofgren
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Ghost Idea (Unfolding Crucifix Cube), 2010 Oak and Birch Panel, Paint, Fabric, Rope 22 X 18 In. © Karen Lofgren
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Surrogate, 2010 Wood, Hardware, Paint 18 X 5 X 1/2 In.
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Fidelity to Original, 2010 Mixed Media on Paper 20 X 26"
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Relic, 1997-2011 Cast Aluminum, Epoxy Putty, Human Teeth 2.5 X 3 X 3"
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Gold Flood 2009
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© Courtesy the artist and Royale Projects
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Climate (detail) © Courtesy of the Artist and Royale Projects
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Hanging Bracket, Light/Dark Fragment, Perfected © courtesy the artist and Royale Projects
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© Courtesy of the artist and Armory Center for the Arts
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© Courtesy of the artist and Armory Center for the Arts
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© Courtesy of the Artist and Armory Center for the Arts
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Installation View Three, 08.03.08 © Michael Lewis Dodge
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Starmaps (maps of night sky from LA in July), 2004 Leather, Plastic, Lights, Sticks, Sponge. 3' X 2.5'x 2' © Courtesy of the artist and ArtSlant
Quick Facts
Birthplace
Toronto
Birth year
1976
Schools
CalArts (California Institute of the Arts), 2000, MFA
Tags
alchemy, Illumination, white-goth, neo-constructivism, neo-victorian, installation, modern, traditional, abstract, figurative, conceptual, sculpture, exhibition/performance