b. Orange County, CA; Lives and works in Detroit, MI
Evan Mazellan's oil paintings explore injury notions, with mark-making methods traditional to the disciplines of drawing and printmaking and its manifestation in spiritual iconography. Mazellan's depictions simultaneously revel in and call into question the fragile framework of life and death.
The artist graduated with a degree in Illustration from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2013. Mazellan’s paintings have been featured in solo exhibitions at Bunker East and Bunker West, curated by John Garcia (2021); Indiana Wesleyan University (2021); the Rockaway Artist Alliance in Queens, NY (2019); and Marion Design Co. in Marion, IN (2017); and in a two-person exhibition alongside artist Becca Shmuluvitz at Gallery Diorama in Brooklyn, NY (2020). His work has been included in group exhibitions at the Rockaway Artist Alliance (2021), Shrine Gallery in New York City (2021), The Holy Art in London (2021) and Reis Studio in Queens, NY (2017). Mazellan and his paintings have been published in print and online publications, including Architectural Digest, The Rockaway Times and The Wave. Mazellan is currently attending Cranbrook Academy of Art for his MFA in Painting.
Evan Mazellan: Eye Care20 May - 25 June 2022Evan Mazellan, Eye Care May 20, 2022 - June 25, 2022 Massey Klein Gallery is pleased to present Eye Care, a solo exhibition of new paintings by Evan Mazellan. The exhibition will be on view from May 20th through June 25th at Massey Klein Gallery’s capsule exhibition space, located at...Read more