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Eric Fischl

Eric Fischl in LA: New Show, Book Signing, and Talk with Steve Martin

July 16, 2014 - Whitewall Magazine: Susannah Tantemsapya

Sweet, sensitive and often a bit sad, the work of Eric Fischl intimately portrays not only the human figure, but also the emotional complexity of life. Currently, the artist has a solo exhibition at KM Fine Arts in Los Angeles. This selection of work is multidisciplinary, ranging from watercolor beach tableaus (hand-painted collages with pigment inks and poured resin) to sculptures using bronze, cast glass, acrylic and steel. The oldest piece in the show dates back to 2004.


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'80s Art Star Eric Fischl on How Artists Can Find Their Second Act

July 5, 2014 - Artspace | Noelle Bodick

Artist Eric Fischl discusses his early success and his resurgence, with a widely praised retrospective at Vienna's Albertina museum earlier this year and his current solo exhibition at KM Fine Arts Los Angeles.


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The Broad Museum Hosts Dinner and Interview with Eric Fischl & Steve Martin

June 27, 2014 - Interview Magazine

In celebration of The Broad Museum's Art Talk, "The Un-Private Collection: Eric Fischl & Steve Martin," InterviewMagazine and The Broad Museum, along with Eli and Edythe Broad, hosted a private pre-program dinner for Eric Fischl and Steve Martin at Terrazza in Santa Monica on Monday, June 23rd, 2014.


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Modern Painters: A Q & A with Eric Fischl

February 28, 2014 - Modern Painters | Sky Goodden

Eric Fischl is seeking greater transparency.  In recent years he's published a memoir, Bad Boy: My Life On and Off the Canvas, and expanded his practice from painting and bronze sculpture to glass works.  Fischl's long focus on the figure and its narrative associations remain at the fore, but recently with greater vulnerability.  He sat down to engage in a conversation that touched on wielding a new medium, the relief and the risks in writing a memoir, his relationship to the figure, Canada, and 9/11, among other subjects.


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Eric Fischl: Friends, Lovers and Other Constellations

February 7, 2014 - Albertina

The American painter, graphic artist and sculptor Eric Fischl (1948 in New York) is one of the most important representatives of contemporary figuration. His work is characterised by a style linked with American realism. 


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"There Are No 'Ideas' In My Art": 26 Questions for Eric Fischl

January 25, 2014 - Blouin Artinfo | Ashton Cooper

Read Blouin Artinfo's interview with Eric Fischl, who will be featured in the New York Academy of Art's five-person show, "The Big Picture".


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