Mark Ostapchuk | Surface Inquiries

Mark Ostapchuk | Surface Inquiries

Form and Content Gallery presents Surface Inquiries, new oil and acrylic paintings by Mark Ostapchuk.

 Mark Ostapchuk’s current paintings feature an obsessive manner of applied layering and sanding and rebuilding opaque and translucent surfaces. These paintings introduce simple patterns and shapes encountered in everyday domestic life. Within these pictures, shapes and patterns in space, suggest characters in situations and places.

About the Artist

 Mark Ostapchuk lives and works in Minneapolis. He has shown in the Minneapolis College of Art and Design Gallery, University of Minnesota Gallery (now Weisman Art Museum), Soap Factory (Minneapolis), Phipps Center for the Arts and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Mark Ostapchuk received his MFA in drawing and painting from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. His awards include the McKnight Foundation Artist Fellowship.

Gallery Hours

Thursday - Saturday: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Image:  Mark Ostapchuk, Summerish, 2021, Oil on wood panel, 28” x 30”

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