Frederic Tuten | Flowers, Plants and Other Romances

Frederic Tuten
Chatting Among the Ferns, 2018
Ink on cardboard
9 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches
SOLD
Frederic Tuten
Plants and A Black Cup, 2018
Ink on cardboard
10 x 8 inches
$850
Installation view
Frederic Tuten
Jungle At Dawn, 2018
Ink on cardboard
10 x 8 inches
SOLD
Frederic Tuten
Busy Times, 2018
Ink on cardboard
10 x 8 inches
SOLD
Frederic Tuten
Lampscape, 2018
Ink on cardboard
10 x 8 inches
SOLD
Installation view
Frederic Tuten
Phantom Tower with Dog, 2018
Ink on cardboard
10 x 8 inches
SOLD
 
Frederic Tuten
Jazzy Nights, 2019  
Ink on cardboard
11 x 7 1/2 inches
$850
 
Frederic Tuten
The Sultan's Lounge, 2018
Ink on cardboard
9 x 6 inches
$850
Installation view  
Frederic Tuten
The Dawn, 2018
Ink on cardboard
7 3/4 x 10 inches
SOLD
Frederic Tuten
On the Astral Plane, 2018
Ink on cardboard
9 x 13 inches
$850
Frederic Tuten
Flowerscape and Cap, 2018
Ink on cardboard
7 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches
SOLD
Frederic Tuten
The Day After, 2018 
Ink on cardboard
7 3/4 x 10  inches
SOLD
Installation view 
Frederic Tuten
Love At First Sight, 2019
Ink on cardboard
8 x 10  inches
SOLD
Frederic Tuten
Dialogue At Dawn, 2019 
Ink on cardboard
8 x 10  inches
$85

Frederic Tuten | Flowers, Plants and Other Romances
On View: April 4 – April 13, 2019
Opening Reception: Thursday, April 4 from 6-8PM

 

Planthouse is pleased to present a solo exhibition of recent drawings on cardboard by author Frederic Tuten.

Frederic Tuten grew up in the Bronx and later lived in South America and Paris, where he taught film and literature at the University of Paris 8. He has written about art, literature and film in Art Forum, The New York Times, Vogue; was an actor in an Alain Resnais movie; taught with Paul Bowles in Morocco; and co-wrote the cult-classic Possession. He has earned three Pushcart Prizes for fiction, an O’Henry Prize for a short story, a PhD in literature, a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Award for Distinguished Writing from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He is the author of five novels: Tintin in the New World; Tallien: A Brief Romance; Van Gogh’s Bad Café; The Green Hour; and a book of inter-related short stories; Self Portraits: Fictions. His memoir My Young Life was published by Simon & Schuster in March 2019.

 

Watch the My Young Life documentary.