A major figure in Pop-Surrealism, Marion Peck is a unique artist on the contemporary scene. Simultaneously inspired by Peter Bruegel and Pee Wee Herman, modern kitsch, and ancient magic, she is the author of a distinctive and considerable body of work over the last 20 years. Containing paintings from throughout her career, new essays and an in-depth interview, this beautiful volume initiates the reader into Marion Peck's completely unique graphic, poetic, and fantastic world like never before.
For over 20 years, Marion Peck has stood out on the contemporary artistic scene. A unique artist away from passing trends and seasonal impulses, she plays withall the fundamentals of a perfectly mastered classical education to introduce usto a world both familiar and enchanting, a world in which cats are three-eyed, and teddy bears are enormous and frightening A totally pagan celebration ofrenewed and asserted Kitsch. Born in 1963 in Colombia, Marion Peck has organized numerous solo exhibitionsin the United States and in Europe (Paris and Rome). She currently lives in EagleRock, California, with her husband, Mark Ryden.