Mark Zimmermann exhibits Atlas Trilogy & Other Paintings in the Narthex Gallery at Saint Peter's Church September 17 - November 1, 2015. Free and open to the public daily.
This installation is presented by Midtown Arts Common in cooperation with Saint Peter's.
About the artistMark Zimmermann, an American artist and writer, was born to a military family in Munich, Germany, in 1967 and grew up in Hawaii and the southern United States. Since 1998, he has exhibited his paintings in fifteen solo shows and numerous group exhibitions throughout the United States and Europe.
In 2000, Zimmermann became the first American artist to exhibit in a commercial gallery in Sofia, Bulgaria. In 2009, he was commissioned to create of suite of monumental paintings for the VIP Lounge of the Palazzo Hotel and Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. In 2010, he was photographed by Andres Serrano, in a project documenting New York artists. Most recently, Zimmermann has been the subject of two short films by the Los Angeles documentarian,
Eric Minh Swenson, â€śMark Zimmermann: Color as Metaphorâ€ť and â€śMark Zimmermann: Union: A Love Letter to My Wife.â€ť
As a writer, he has widely published poetry and short fiction, as well as essays and critical works on painting, photography, sculpture, architecture, theatre, and film throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. His writing has been translated into six languages. He lives and works in New York City and the San Fernando Valley of California.
Planning your visitSaint Peter's Church is located at the intersection of Lexington Avenue and 54th Street in midtown Manhattan.
Gallery hours: daily 9:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
The Church building sometimes closes early.
Call 212 935 2200 for exact closing times.
Saint Peterâ€™s Church is accessible to all people at the building entrances on Lexington Avenue and on 54th Street. The E, M (weekdays only), 4, 5 and 6 trains stop nearby. As do the M57, M31, M50, M101 and M103 buses.