John Mellencamp: The Isolation of Mister

October 22nd through December 19th 2015

Known primarily as a musician and activist Mellencamp is also an accomplished painter who has seriously pursued painting for over 35 years. His imagery comes from the same sources as his music: the plight of the working class, oppressive authority and social justice.

Selected Works

Love

Oil on canvas, 2005

30 × 24 in, 30, 24, , in

The Stardust Sisters

Oil on canvas, 2013

72 × 53 in, 72, 53, , in

Twelve Dreams

Oil on canvas, 2005

60 × 54 in, 60, 54, , in

Working Man Blues

Oil on canvas, 2013

36 × 24 in, 36, 24, , in

Wild Horse

Oil on canvas, 2005

72 × 40 in, 72, 40, , in

Boom

Mixed media on canvas, 2005

30 × 50 in, 30, 50, , in

Troubled Man

Mixed media on canvas, 2014

24 × 20 in, 24, 20, , in

Savannah, GA

Oil on canvas, 2012

48 × 48 in, 48, 48, , in

Wanted

Oil on canvas, 2005

48 × 48 in, 48, 48, , in

Slate

Mixed media on canvas, 2013

72 × 54 in, 72, 54, , in

I Can Lick Any Man

Mixed media on canvas, 2014

76 × 60 in, 76, 60, , in

Party Goers

Oil on canvas, 1992

32 × 40 in, 32, 40, , in

Elam

Mixed media on canvas, 2015

20 × 26 in, 20, 26, , in

Rapture

Oil on canvas, 2006

71 3/4 × 49 3/4 in, 71.75, 49.75, , in

El Paso

Mixed media on canvas, 2010

48 × 48 in, 48, 48, , in

Some

Oil on canvas, 2012

48 × 48 in, 48, 48, , in

It Takes a Worried Man

Oil on canvas, 2013

24 × 36 in, 24, 36, , in

Dog Boy

Archival pigment print, 2015

22 3/4 × 18 1/4 in, 22.75, 18.25, , in

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