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Mark Kostabi

 (born 1960)
Mark Kostabi was active/lived in California, New York / Italy.  Mark Kostabi is known for post modernist surreal paintings, album covers, musician.

Mark Kostabi

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Born in California in 1960, Mark Kostabi has lived, worked and made waves in New York since 1982. His numerous exhibitions, outspoken artistic and business philosophy, along with his arresting painting style, have led to wide - spread critical attention and placed him in the limelight of public interest. His works now hang in major private and public collections, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Guggenheim and the Museum of Modern Art.

Of all the ways to describe Kostabi, the one that most people will agree with is "controversial" it is also the way the artist himself likes to be known. "All publicity is good," says Kostabi, "especially bad publicity. Bad publicity creates controversy, and nothing attracts people's atten  ...  Displaying 750 of 5468 characters.

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About  Mark Kostabi

Born:  1960 - Los Angeles, California
Known for:  post modernist surreal paintings, album covers, musician