Jahmal's paintings transform commonly encountered objects, places and faces into luminously colored, spatially uncanny realms.
Marcus Jahmal (b. 1980) is a self-taught artist who lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. His work has been exhibited in New York, Brussels, Shanghai, Copenhagen, Tokyo, and Athens. Jahmal utilizes color and spatial relationships to aid in crafting implausible yet familiar environments. As a result, his domestic landscapes transform color and space to transport viewers into subconscious and dreamy lands.
The Earth, That Is Sufficient15 Jul - 1 Sep 2021Nicola Vassell Gallery is pleased to present, The Earth, That is Sufficient. The assembled, multi-generational group enlists various narrative methodologies to describe landscape in traditional terms and as new terrain possessing original and revolutionary spirit. The landscapes on view manifest as thought, object, vista and action. They offer up literal...