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Paul Heyer

Born in 1982

Lives and works in Chicago, United States


Paul Heyer’s playfully unsettling paintings envision a fictive world that defies natural order, wherein every form is changeable. Painted on polyester taffeta and in a state of constant transformation, trees grow luminous blue apples and branches sprout dangling brooms. His recognizable subjects take on new meaning while suspended within a non-specific amniotic realm. Hovering at the edge of the material world, Heyer recontextualized signifiers hold potential for infinite readings. His recent wo...Read more