Erotica // Wednesday, August 06, 2014
My Mother Caught Me Doodling is a new-catalogued adventure into the always awe-inspiring naked female form by prolific daydreamer Mike Perry. As you journey through this book you will see Mike experimenting with a variety of media and conceptual commodities as he undresses the woman with bright colors and spontaneous energy...
Erotica // Wednesday, March 26, 2014
'Mike Perry is a designer and artist working in numerous media: books, magazines, films, newspapers. Perry is intrigued by spiraling galaxies of mind and thought, by questions like, “What is your unique history of Infinity?” With his work, he wants to remind you of your exquisite magnificence. He seeks to create planetariums of inner space and imagination. He wants you to recognize our poetic interdependence. He is seduced, juiced, intoxicated by the ways the hand-drawn informs and transforms contemporary visual culture and the experience of life itself...'
Erotica // Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Mike Perry and Josh Cochran recently held a marathon nude drawing session. Over the course of two days the artists drew over thirty models and compiled over 300 drawings. That's a lot of nudes!
Erotica // Wednesday, October 09, 2013
Mike Perry is a designer and artist working in numerous media: books, magazines, films, newspapers. He draws, paints, and illustrates. He animates. He cuts, pastes, and builds. He creates sculpture projects and installations. He crafts limited-edition silkscreen posters as well as large-scale ad campaigns. He curates books and monographs. He can be enlisted to design Mike Perry originals for display at home or office...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 10, 2011
I was first introduced to Mike Perry a few years ago when we participated in a group exhibition together on Long Island New York. After meeting Perry and hearing him talk about his work I couldn't imagine a better person better fit to compile a book about screen printing. Perry released Pulled: A Catalog of Screen Printing earlier this summer.
Illustration // Monday, June 06, 2011
'As an illustrator, designer and artist working in a variety of mediums, Mike Perry is compelled by the ways in which the hand-drawn informs and deepens contemporary visual culture... Most days, Perry can be found working away in his Brooklyn-based studio, ceaselessly mixing colors, pulling prints, building sculptures and exercising his belief in the transformative power of making things.'