Chicago Works: Paul Heyer

Jan 16 - Jul 1, 2018

Press images

Paul Heyer, Adam and Eve, 2014. Photo: Jason Mandella, courtesy of Paul Heyer and Chapter-NY.
A skeleton raises its arms joyously looking to its right, surrounded by black and purple shapes.
Paul Heyer, Drunk Skeleton, 2016. Photo: Jason Mandella.
Paul Heyer, Every Day is Halloween, 2016. Photo: Jason Mandella, courtesy of the artist and Chapter-NY.
Paul Heyer, Five Apples, 2015. Photo by Robert Heishman, courtesy of the artist and Chapter-NY.
Paul Heyer, FOREVER, 2015. Photo: Robert Heishman, courtesy of the artist and Chapter-NY.
A painting with swirling pink and purple background reads "I am the sky" in handpainted black lettering with two rough black lines of either side of the text.
Paul Heyer, I Am the Sky (Version 1: BORN), 2016. Photo: Robert Heishman, courtesy of the artist and Night Gallery.
Paul Heyer, Large Sky (YOU FEELING), 2016. Photo: Robert Heishman, courtesy of Paul Heyer and Night Gallery.
Paul Heyer, Large Spiral, 2016. Photo: Robert Heishman, courtesy of the artist and Night Gallery.
Paul Heyer, Model of the Universe as a Broom, 2016. Photo: Jason Mandella.
A black-and-white contour drawing of a person from the nose up and wearing a hat is overlaid with strokes of translucent yellow, blue, green, and pink.
Paul Heyer, Small Cowboy, 2015. Photo: Robert Heishman, courtesy of Paul Heyer and Chapter-NY.
Paul Heyer, Stained Glass, 2016. Photo: Jason Mandella, courtesy of the artist and Chapter-NY.
Paul Heyer, The Future, 2016. Photo: Jeff McLane, courtesy of the artist and Night Gallery.
Paul Heyer, Photo: Ratko Radojcic.
Installation view, BMO Harris Bank Chicago Works: Paul Heyer, MCA Chicago January 16 – July 1, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, BMO Harris Bank Chicago Works: Paul Heyer, MCA Chicago January 16 – July 1, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, BMO Harris Bank Chicago Works: Paul Heyer, MCA Chicago January 16 – July 1, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, BMO Harris Bank Chicago Works: Paul Heyer, MCA Chicago January 16 – July 1, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, BMO Harris Bank Chicago Works: Paul Heyer, MCA Chicago January 16 – July 1, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.
Installation view, BMO Harris Bank Chicago Works: Paul Heyer, MCA Chicago January 16 – July 1, 2018 Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.