MIKE LEAVITT

Based in the US

Mike converts toy worlds into fine art. His humorous work criticizes celebrities and pays tribute to heroes. Mike marries low brow and fine art with painting, sculpture, design and satire. He is a 42 year-old nerd making dolls in his basement, articulating the voice of a generation in need of real heroes.
 

PRODUCTS

 


FEATURED WORKS

 


 

 

K I N G   C U T S   K U B R I C K

 

 

“He [Kubrick] had a way of finding hope in the midst of sometimes purely sickening events. These are the types of feelings that I intended to capture with this sculpture.”

 

 

M A R T I N   S C O R S E S E   K I N G   C U T S

 

 

以《計程車司機》構築勞勃狄尼諾經典形象的 Martin Scorsese,傳達「電影提醒了我們世界是如此不可思議美麗」的意涵。

 

 

K I N G   C U T S   H I T C H C O C K

 

 

“I hoped to capture this same dynamic feeling with this sculpture, somewhere between humor and horror.”

 

 

E M P I R E   P E A K S   A B E S O L O

 

 

“The more I combined the historical likeness of Abraham Lincoln with Han Solo, the more interesting relationships I found.”

EXHIBITION RECORD

 


2016|KING CUTS

Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, US

 

2013|EMPIRE PEAKS

Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, US

 

2011|THE ART ARMY ROYALTY

Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, US

 

2010|PITCHFORK PALS

Stolen Space Gallery, London, UK

 

2009|REAL LOVE

M Modern Gallery, Palm Springs, US

 

2009|DON'T STOP OBJECT SHOPPING

Fuse Gallery, New York, US

 

2007|THE ART ARMY YOUNG GUNS

Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, US

 

2007|THE NEW YORK ART ARMY

The Showroom NYC, New York, US

 

2006|THE GUERILLA ART ARMY

BLVD Gallery, Seattle, US

 

2005|THE ART ARMY

Copro Gallery, Culver City, US

 

2005|THE ART ARMY

Roq La Rue Gallery, Seattle, US

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