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Mark Newport:
Superheroics
2006

Color inkjet print in graphic of a naked man knitting while other men walk around him wearing normal street clothes.

  • Mark Newport
  • Knitting a Force Field
  • 2005
  • inkjet on paper
  • 19 x 13 inchess
  • courtesy of the artist and Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle and Lyons Wier Gallery, New York
 

Hand-knit costume for adult male, including hat and gloves, hangs on a wall. The main part of the costume is predominantly blue; the hat and gloves are white.

  • Mark Newport
  • Rawhide Kid
  • 2004
  • hand-knit acrylic yarn
  • 80 x 30 x 6 inches
  • courtesy of the artist and Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle and Lyons Wier Gallery, New York
 

The left and right images show photographs of a manís face wearing a knitted costume with openings for eyes and mouth. The central image is a cartoon-style portrait of a manís face with pursed lips.

  • Mark Newport
  • Proper Response
  • 2005
  • inkjet on paper
  • 13 x 9 inches
  • courtesy of the artist and Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle and Lyons Wier Gallery, New York
 

Installation of three hand-knit costumes for adult male. The costumes hang on a wall, one after the other.

  • Mark Newport
  • Sweaterman: Cable
  • 2005
  • hand-knit acrylic yarn and buttons
  • 80 x 30 x 6 inches
  • courtesy of the artist and Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle and Lyons Wier Gallery, New York

  • Every-Any-No-Man
  • 2005
  • hand-knit acrylic yarn and buttons
  • 120 x 26 x 6 inches
  • courtesy of the artist and Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle and Lyons Wier Gallery, New York

  • Sweaterman
  • 2005
  • hand-knit acrylic yarn and buttons
  • 80 x 30 x 6 inches
  • courtesy of the artist and Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle and Lyons Wier Gallery, New York