Bell, John

John Bell, a 1987 graduate of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. has fashioned an extraordinary career as a modern artist.  Bell has exhibited in over 60 group and solo exhibitions in the past 12 years, including the Aqua Art Miami & Art Context Miami fairs at at Art Basel Miami, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, the Torrance Art Museum in Los Angeles, New York’s Time Warner Center, the Kimball Art Museum in Park City, Utah, the BYU Museum of Art, the Southern Nevada Museum of Art, and numerous gallery shows in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and Salt Lake City.  His work is in private collections throughout the U.S. and Europe.

In December 2016 Bell was honored with the Visionary Award from the Central Utah Art Center as an artist and for his contributions to the growth and fostering of the contemporary art scene in Salt Lake City, throughout Utah, and abroad. 

 

MEDIUM

Acrylic on Canvas

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"I like to refer to my work as post modern mash-ups.  Combining elements from various artistic disciplines while commenting on the ironic complexities of contemporary culture and challenging its veracity."