Jonathan Meese

“ZOO” 9, ANAKONDA, die Teufelin, auf der WIESN”, 2014 oil, acrylic, acrylic modelling paste and Caparol-dispersion binder on canvas 60.7 x 50.7 x 3.3 cm / 24 x 20 x 1 1/3 in        

Photo: Jan Bauer

Mini Interview with JONATHAN MEEESE: Your childhood ambition: Play, dream, read and sleep. Something you treasure: Evolution, anti-ideology, distance, hermetic love. Your worst habit: Fear of reality. The aspect of your work that’s most important to you: Playing, no ideology, love, respect, radicalism, metabolism. Your first job: Photocopying work and newspaper distribution. Someone whose work you highly recommend: Picasso, Van Gogh, Balthus, Marquis de Sade, John Sinclair, John Boorman, Caligula and Andy Warhol.     View Jonathan Meese’s artwork here.