Title,Year: Captain Relax, 2020
Dimensions: 11.5 x 15 inches
Auction estimate: $5000
Courtesy of Artist
Artist: Todd James is an American painter whose paintings and installations have been exhibited in galleries and museums worldwide, including both the 2001 and 2015 Venice Biennale. James is a co-creator of Street Market, a major work of the post-graffiti movement that debuted at Deitch Projects in New York in 2001. A re-creation of this work was the central installation of the LA MOCA’s record breaking Art in the Street exhibition a decade later. Recent solo shows include Nanzuka in Taiwan, Over The Influence in Los Angeles, Rose Beton in Toulouse, Galleria Patricia Armocida in Milan, Alice Gallery in Brussels, and V1 Gallery in Copenhagen. James has also exhibited his work at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia, the Tate Museum in Liverpool, and the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. Several monographs of his work have been published. James lives in downtown Manhattan
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