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.