Maren Hassinger, 'High Noon', 1976. Four black and white photographs. Three framed vertical images: 15 ¼ x 12 ¼ x 1 ¼ inches and one framed horizontal image: 12 ¼ x 15 ¼ x 1 ¼ inches. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by Adam Avila.
Maren Hassinger, 'Twelve Trees', 1979. Four black and white photographs. Three framed horizontal images: 12 ¼ x 15 ¼ x 1 ¼ inches and one framed vertical image: 15 ¼ x 12 ¼ x 1 ¼ inches. Courtesy of the artist and Brockman Gallery Productions.
Maren Hassinger, 'Rivers', 2007. Ink on paper. Framed: 14 ¼ x 13 ¼ x 1 ¼ inches. Courtesy of the artist and The Baltimore Museum of Art.
'Maren Hassinger: The Spirit of Things' | Gallery Opening
A survey of the extensive career of multi-talented artist Maren Hassinger.
Surveying the extensive career of multi-talented artist Maren Hassinger, this exhibition presents sculpture, performance documentation, and videos that explore the emotional dynamics of relationships amongst different communities of people, and between them and the environments in which they live. Born in Los Angeles, Hassinger received her MFA from UCLA and was active with a group of experimental black artists in the city before relocating to the East Coast and becoming the director of a leading graduate sculpture program in Baltimore.