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Justin Almquist

American artist Justin Almquist was born in Minneapolis in 1976, received his BFA at Pratt Institute, New York in 1998 and his MFA at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich in 2010. He has lived and worked in Germany since 2003 and his work is represented in the permanent collections of the Staatliche Graphische Sammlung Munich; the Lenbachhaus Munich and the Pinakothek der Moderne Munich. An archive selection of some works exhibited in Justin Almquist, his first exhibition in London held at England & Co in 2014, are reproduced below. The exhibition was accompanied by a concurrent display of works on paper from 1966 - 2001, by the British artist Colin Self.

Paintings   

Drawings & works on paper



Grasshopper Attempting to Negotiate with Prostitutes - Details


Grasshopper Attempting to Negotiate with Prostitutes 2013

Ink, pencil and collage on paper
23 x 15 cm (9 x 6 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA10
Leaving Old Ghosts Behind - Details


Leaving Old Ghosts Behind 2013

Acrylic, pencil, collage and watercolor on paper
42.5 x 51 cm (16.75 x 20 inches

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014. Private collection

Ref: JA41
Loss - Details


Loss 2013

Ink on paper
30 x 22 cm (11.75 x 8.25 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA16
Jaguar Boy - Details


Jaguar Boy 2011

Ink and acrylic on paper
32 x 24 cm (12.5 x 9.5 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA9
Houseplant with Siren - Details


Houseplant with Siren 2013

Watercolor, pencil and acetone transfer on paper
66.75 x 48 cm (26.25 x 19 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014. Private collection

Ref: JA1
Zapped Solifugue 2011 - Details


Zapped Solifugue 2011 2011

Ink on paper
23 x 15 cm (9 x 6 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA28
Untitled (Studio Study) - Details


Untitled (Studio Study) 2011-12

Ink and watercolour on paper
40 x 30 cm (15.75 x 11.75 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA36
Popsicle - Details


Popsicle 2013

Mixed media collage on paper
30 x 18 (11.75 x 7 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014. Private collection

Ref: JA30
Tattooed Torso Sitting on Rocks (Giant) - Details


Tattooed Torso Sitting on Rocks (Giant) 2013

Ink , watercolour and glow-in-the-dark acrylic on paper,
25.5 x 21 cm (10 x 8.25 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA14
Dada Resurrection Kit II (T.E.) - Details


Dada Resurrection Kit II (T.E.) 2013

Mixed media collage with acetone transfer on paper
29.5 x 21cm (11.75 x 8.25 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA31
Modern Art Standing in the Way of a Woman Undressing - Details


Modern Art Standing in the Way of a Woman Undressing 2006

Ink and collage on paper
29.7 x 21 cm (11.75 x 8.25 inches

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA8
South American Beauty Pageant Contestant - Details


South American Beauty Pageant Contestant 2011

Ink and charcoal on paper
23.5 x 17 cm (9.25 x 6.75 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA27
Light Smoker - Details


Light Smoker 2008

Ink on paper
17 x 11 cm (6.75 x 4.25 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA17
Untitled - Details


Untitled 2011

Ink on paper
30 x 22 cm (11.75 x 8.25 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA35
Blood Mobile Study ii - Details


Blood Mobile Study ii 2013

Ink on paper
35.5 x 28 cm (14 x 11 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA45
Skin Shoppers - Details


Skin Shoppers 2011

Mixed media with collage using newspaper clippings
48 x 36 cm (18.75 x 14.75 inches

 

Exhibited: The Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas, 2011.

Exhibited: Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.



Ref: JA5
Dusk - Details


Dusk 2011

Ink on paper
23 x 15 cm (9 x 6 inches)

  Exhibited Justin Almquist, England & Co, 2014.

Ref: JA15