Jim Shaw

From non-art to art and back again: on the eve of a major Jim Shaw and Mike Kelley show, an interview with the director of the MSU Broad

Jim Shaw, Ms. Universe, 2017

New York

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Jim Shaw, Double Chaos (Crocodile Pope), 2017

Los Angeles

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Jim Shaw, The Wig Museum, 2017, installation view, Marciano Art  Foundation. Courtesy: The artist and Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles; photograph: Roberts Wedemeyer
 

Marciano Foundation, Los Angeles, USA

New Museum, New York, USA

Sean Landers, On the Wall Above, 2001, oil on linen, 2.3 × 1.7 m. Courtesy the artist & Petzel, New York; photograph: Oren Slor

Why enthusiasm, not scholarship, motivates artists

Jim Nutt, Wow, 1968, acrylic on Perspex, 76 × 63 cm. Courtesy: the artist; collection of Karl Wirsum and Lorri Gunn

How a sense of the local shapes art in the US

Jim Shaw, The Rhinegold’s Curse, 2014, acrylic on muslin, three parts, each: 2.4 × 1.2 m

Metro Pictures, New York, USA

Mike Kelley in Venice, 1988. Photograph: Sidney Felson

Friends and collaborators remember his life and work

Jim Shaw