LOT 6
Vahakn Arslanian
Candle Of Night, 2013
Graphite on paper
79 x 64.8 cm (31.1 x 25.2 inch)
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Maryland, USA
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  • About Vahakn Arslanian

    Vahakn Arslanian was raised in New York City and began painting and working with glass at an early age. Deaf from birth and fascinated by the chaotic beauty of shattered glass, Vahakn found in his art both a route for his imaginative vision and a means of exploring the equilibrium between destruction and creation. His work frequently employs glass—sometimes broken, sometimes intact—as well as found or acquired objects like antique window sashes and hardware, massive airliner cockpit windows, lightbulbs, and even jet-engine fans. The images he places in and on the spaces thus created depict his vision of beauty and absurdity: a bird with a subway car for a beak, a candle with too many flames, a flock of tiny Boeing jets converging on the vortex at the center of a shattered window. Vahakn Arslanian’s work has been shown at multiple solo exhibitions in London, Antwerp, Geneva, St. Barthélemy, and his native New York City, as well as in numerous group exhibitions, including the St. Moritz Art Masters. His collaboration with Julian Schnabel, “The Ones You Didn’t Write—The Maybach Car,” was displayed on the Grand Canal during the Venice Biennale. He has exhibited with Tripoli Gallery since 2013, and was featured in the two-person show, Hangar: Vahakn Arslanian & Lauren West at the East Hampton Airport. Vahakn divides his time between his studios in Red Hook, Brooklyn, and Petite Saline, St. Barth.




    LOT 6

    Vahakn Arslanian

    Candle Of Night








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    LOT 6

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    Candle Of Night








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