"Ground Control to Major Tom" (1994)

"Ground Control to Major Tom," 1994
Oil on canvas, 40 x 30 inches
© Mary Heilmann
Courtesy the artist, 303 Gallery, New York and Hauser & Wirth, Zürich London

"The titles are often like a three-word poem that is a part of the piece. It’s really opened up my work to where I can make an abstract-expressionist, gestural painting next to a geometrical painting next to an image of a piano, and it kind of makes sense for me."

-Mary Heilmann