b. 1961, United States

Mark Dion Biography

Mark Dion (b. 1961) was born in New Bedford, a port city in Massachusetts, USA, and studied at the University of Hartford, School of Art, and the School of Visual Arts in New York. From 1984-1985, he participated in the Independent Study Program of the Whitney Museum of American Art. Dion has also participated in solo and group exhibitions at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, New York Drawing Center, Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art in New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, New Museum, London Whitechapel Gallery, Tate Gallery, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Münster Sculpture Project (1997), Kassel dOCUMENTA 13, Venice Biennale's Norway Pavilion, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, etc. Dion's works are in the permanent collection of leading art galleries and institutions around the world such as the New York Public Library, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, the Harvard University Museum of Art, the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art, the Tate Gallery in London, the British Museum, the Manchester Museum, the Henry Moore Institute in England, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany, and the Israel Museum.

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Marine Trophic Pyramid by Mark Dion contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, drawing
Mark Dion Marine Trophic Pyramid, 2021 Black and white ink on arches watercolor paper
104 x 104.5 cm
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Ichthyology of Cardinal Virtues by Mark Dion contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, drawing
Mark Dion Ichthyology of Cardinal Virtues, 2020 Black and White ink on paper
63 x 50 cm
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Theatrum Mundi (Cosmological Cabinet) by Mark Dion contemporary artwork sculpture
Mark Dion Theatrum Mundi (Cosmological Cabinet), 2018 Wood cabinet, glass vitrines
106.7 x 106.7 x 25.4 cm
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Blood Coral by Mark Dion contemporary artwork sculpture
Mark Dion Blood Coral, 2019 Cast resin and assorted items on wooden crate
207 x 67.3 x 43.2 cm
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Brontosaurus by Mark Dion contemporary artwork sculpture
Mark Dion Brontosaurus, 2016 Epoxy resin, tar, wood and various objects
180.3 x 190.5 x 62.5 cm
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