Norton Museum of Art 2024 Gala Auction | Hosted by Sotheby’s

Norton Museum of Art 2024 Gala Auction | Hosted by Sotheby’s

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Jesse Mockrin

The Secret

Lot Closed

February 5, 08:25 PM GMT


17,000 - 20,000 USD

Lot Details


Jesse Mockrin

b. 1981

The Secret

Executed in 2024.

Oil on paper

16 1/16 x 12 2/16 in. (41.1 x 30.8 cm)

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Courtesy of the Artist and Night Gallery

Jesse Mockrin (b. 1981, Silver Spring, MD) has had solo exhibitions at Night Gallery, Los Angeles; Nathalie Karg Gallery, New York; and Galerie Perrotin, Seoul. She has been featured in group shows at James Cohan, New York; Friends Indeed, San Francisco; SPURS Gallery, Beijing; and Unit London, UK, among others. Her work belongs in the permanent collections of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA; Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), CA; Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, CA; Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA; Art Institute of Chicago, IL; Dallas Museum of Art, TX; Rubell Collection, Miami; KRC Collection, Voorschoten; and Hans-Joachim and Gisa Sander Foundation, Darmstadt. Mockrin's work has been covered extensively, appearing in publications including the New York Times, The New Yorker, Vogue, Artforum, T Magazine, Modern Painters, and Art Agenda. A catalogue for her solo exhibition Syrinx was produced by Night Gallery in 2019. Her work was included in the 16th Lyon Biennale of Contemporary Art in 2022. Mockrin lives and works in Los Angeles.