Cryptic Reveal: The X-Ray Paintings of Michael Hopkins

X-Ray_crop The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins

Michael Hopkins graduated from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago. He has exhibited throughout the United States, in Canada, and Europe, including Slovenia. Hopkins is in numerous museum art collections including The Art Institute of Chicago. Londoners can see his x-ray paintings six days a week at The Wellcome Trust Collection. He is a Pollack-Krasner Foundation Grant recipient.

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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins
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The X-Ray Series, White Ink on Slate, 2004-2007 | © Michael Hopkins

 

Significant Collections

Museums
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago,IL TripAdvisor named The Art Institute of Chicago the best museum in the world.

Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL

University of Michigan, Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI

Corporate
The Wellcome Trust Collection, London, England

The Progressive Insurance Collection, Mayfield Village, Ohio.
Forbes Magazine named The Progressive Insurance Collection one of the best corporate art collections in the world.