Clay mahn

About the Artist

Clay mahn

Clay Mahn (b.1988, Missoula, MT) lives and works in Chicago, IL. His practice combines painting, sculpture, and installation to playfully engage elements of language, abstraction, and repetition via simple motifs, materials, and forms. Mahn’s work has been exhibited internationally in group and solo exhibitions. Recent solo exhibitions include ‘Motion Pictures’ at TW Fine Art (Brisbane, AUS), ‘Dig, Dig, Dig’ at Comfort Station (Chicago), and ‘Softer Thoughts’ at Devening Projects (Chicago). Mahn holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a BFA from The University of Montana’s College of Visual and Performing Arts.

Events & Exhibitions

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Showcases SNOWE, New York

05/19/18 - 09/01/19

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Showcases The Inside, New York

02/28/18 - 07/11/18

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Art Fairs Art Market, San Francisco

04/27/16 - 05/01/16

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Art Fairs PULSE, Miami

12/01/15 - 12/05/15

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Showcases Kit and Ace, global

11/01/15 - 01/15/17

From the Journal

From the Journal

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  • Meet
  • Clay Mahn
  • Clay Mahn chats with us about the role of chance, keeping things awkward, and how he hasn't had a paintbrush in his studio in years.
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  • In Good Company
  • Snowe
  • Part pop-up, part lab, and part playground, our friends at Snowe turned a Union Square loft into a haven for design.
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  • In Good Company
  • The Inside
  • Lush interiors abound at The Inside's newly renovated Tribeca loft, the Creative Compound.
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