"Mr. Terrific" from "DeLuxe" (2004-2005)

"Mr. Terrific" from "DeLuxe," 2004-2005
Aquatint, photogravure, and plasticine, 13 x 10 inches
Edition of 20
Photo by D. James Dee
Courtesy Two Palms Press, New York, © Ellen Gallagher

"Some of the same characters appear in the grids of the ‘Deluxe’ prints as well as the paintings. One thing that the works have in common is that I think of them as built paintings. There’s very little paint ever in the work, but they feel very built."

- Ellen Gallagher