Born in 1969, Boulogne-Billancourt, FR Lives and works in Brussels Benjamin Spark’s visual language freely samples from art history and popular culture, redeploying canonized styles and genres alongside graphics borrowed from youth subcultures and the commercial mainstream. Spark’s complex pictorial worlds include quotations from artists like Lichtenstein, Warhol, and Basquiat, as well as […]
Avec cette vidéo, l’artiste expose son parcours qui l’a amené du monde de l’entreprise à celui de la peinture et de l’art contemporain.
Do you know what Spark means in Icelandic? A kick, as well as strength. It suits him well. I like his energy, the vitality that emerges from his works and artistry. Looking back at where he comes from, his early paintings, and seeing what he does now, one can only be delighted. It’s magnificent. Benjamin […]