• Josiah McElheny
    Cosmic Sun Painting IV
    2018
    oil on board with inset, hand-pressed and polished prismatic glass, low-iron mirror
    30 x 39 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Cosmic Sun Painting III
    2018
    oil on board with inset, hand-pressed and polished prismatic glass, low-iron mirror
    23 x 23 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Cosmic Sun Painting II
    2018
    oil on board with inset, hand-pressed and polished prismatic glass, low-iron mirror
    22 x 23 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Cosmic Sun Painting I
    2018
    oil on board with inset, hand-pressed and polished prismatic glass, low-iron mirror
    23 x 21 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Cosmic Galaxy Painting 5194
    2018
    oil on board with inset, hand-formed and polished “micromosaic” glass, black mirror
    17 x 17 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Cosmic Galaxy Painting 1512
    2018
    oil on board with inset, hand-formed and polished “micromosaic” glass, black mirror
    17 1/2 x 17 1/2 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Cosmic Galaxy Painting 628
    2018
    oil on board with inset, hand-formed and polished “micromosaic” glass, black mirror
    16 1/2 x 16 1/2 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Cosmic Elixir: Joe Mchpee’s ‘Cosmic Love’, Distilled May 27, 2018, Bottle 70
    2018
    handblown glass bottle, cork, wax, distilled music elixir
    14 x 4 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    The Album: Cosmic Elixir – Distillations in Sound
    2018
    blue ink silkscreen tip-on print, handmade archival paperboard folded blank vinyl record cover
    12 3/8 x 12 3/8 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Blue Cosmic Meteorite Viewer I
    2018
    hand-formed and polished blue meteorite, low-iron mirror, blue architectural mirror, blue architectural sheet glass, Douglas fir
    11H x 12L x 14W inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    The World’s First Solid Blue Record: Joe Mcphee’s ‘Cosmic Love
    2018
    press-cast and polished blue glass, engraved brass, architectural blue mirror, museum glass, walnut frame
    14 5/8 x 11 5/8 x 1 1/2 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Blue Cosmic Trumpet
    2018
    handblown and formed blue glass, gold-plated brass hardware, oiled walnut
    12 h. x 27 x 7 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Scheerbart Hand-Colors Taut’s Stairway to the Exhibition Room
    2014
    Drawing with retouching pencil on silver gelatin photograph
    20 x 16 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Sheerbart Hand-Colors Taut’s Glass House
    2014
    Drawing with retouching pencil on silver gelatin photograph
    20 x 16 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Black Cloud Chamber
    2014
    Handblown and polished glass, Sumi inked clear pine, rope, felt, hardware
    71 x 68 x 45 inches (180.34 x 172.72 x 114.3 cm)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Black Cloud Chamber
    2014
    Handblown and polished glass, Sumi inked clear pine, rope, felt, hardware
    71 x 68 x 45 inches (180.34 x 172.72 x 114.3 cm)

  • Josiah McElheny
    End of a Love Affair
    2014
    Handblown and polished glass, douglas fir, speakers, amplifier, industrial audio player, electric wiring, cut and polished blue sheet glass, brass control knobs, felt, hardware
    55 x 43 x 23 inches (139.7 x 109.2 x 58.42 cm)

  • Josiah McElheny
    End of a Love Affair
    2014
    Handblown and polished glass, douglas fir, speakers, amplifier, industrial audio player, electric wiring, cut and polished blue sheet glass, brass control knobs, felt, hardware
    55 x 43 x 23 inches (139.7 x 109.2 x 58.42 cm)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Imaginary Landscape No. 1
    2014
    Handblown and polished glass, sitka spruce, instrument gear motors, electric wiring, hardware
    23 x 54 x 12 inches (58.42 x 137.16 x 30.48 cm)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Imaginary Landscape No. 1
    2014
    Handblown and polished glass, sitka spruce, instrument gear motors, electric wiring, hardware
    23 x 54 x 12 inches (58.42 x 137.16 x 30.48 cm)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Color Time—Model One
    2014
    Handblown molded and polished glass, marine plywood, red oak, AC gear motor and inverter, Variac control knob, electric lighting, electric wiring, sheet glass, mirror, hardware
    32 1/2 x 24 x 29 inches (82.55 x 61 x 73.66 cm)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Color Time—Model One
    2014
    Handblown molded and polished glass, marine plywood, red oak, AC gear motor and inverter, Variac control knob, electric lighting, electric wiring, sheet glass, mirror, hardware
    32 1/2 x 24 x 29 inches (82.55 x 61 x 73.66 cm)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Sketch for a Patent (Bottle Loudspeaker)
    2014
    colored pencil on vellum
    17 x 11 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Score for a Continuous Composition II
    2014
    graphite on artist-made staff paper
    11 x 17 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Score for a Continuous Composition I
    2014
    graphite on artist-made staff paper
    11 x 17 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Color Time Signatures Green/black over Yellow
    2014
    graphite and colorfast ink on notebook graphing paper
    11 x 8 1/5 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Color Time Signatures Blue/black over Blue
    2014
    graphite and sumi ink on notebook graphing paper
    11 x 8 1/5 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Color Time Signatures Purple/black over Red
    2014
    graphite with sumi and colorfast ink on notebook graphing paper
    11 x 8 1/5 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Study for a Black Cloud Bell
    2014
    ink and graphite on archival polyester vellum
    16 x 20 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    The Club for Modern Fashions
    2013
    Architectural vitrine (in collaboration with John Vinci): wood, sheet-glass, hardware, carpet, furniture, and electric lighting. Performance: actors; period suits and dresses; movement; duration variable.
    119 3/4 x 194 1/2 x 146 1/2 inches

  • Josiah McElheny
    Modern Fashions at The Arts Club of Chicago
    2013
    billboard-sized photographic print
    dimensions vary

  • Josiah McElheny
    Photographs for the Club for Modern Fashions (I)
    2013
    inkjet print on paper
    8 x 10 inches
    Ed. of 5 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Photographs for the Club for Modern Fashions (II)
    2013
    inkjet print on paper
    8 x 10 inches
    Ed. of 5 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Photographs for the Club for Modern Fashions (III)
    2013
    inkjet print on paper
    8 x 10 inches
    Ed. of 5 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Photographs for the Club for Modern Fashions (IV)
    2013
    inkjet print on paper
    8 x 10 inches
    Ed. of 5 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Photographs for the Club for Modern Fashions (V)
    2013
    inkjet print on paper
    8 x 10 inches
    Ed. of 5 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Photographs for the Club for Modern Fashions (VI)
    2013
    inkjet print on paper
    8 x 10 inches
    Ed. of 5 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Photographs for the Club for Modern Fashions (VII)
    2013
    inkjet print on paper
    8 x 10 inches
    Ed. of 5 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Photographs for the Club for Modern Fashions (VIII)
    2013
    inkjet print on paper
    8 x 10 inches
    Ed. of 5 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Movie Posters (The Light Club of Vizcaya) I
    2012-13
    archival inkjet print on paper
    40 x 27 inches
    Ed. of 10 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Movie Posters (The Light Club of Vizcaya) II
    2012-13
    archival inkjet print on paper
    40 x 27 inches
    Ed. of 10 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Movie Posters (The Light Club of Vizcaya) III
    2012-13
    archival inkjet print on paper
    40 x 27 inches
    Ed. of 10 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Movie Posters (The Light Club of Vizcaya) IV
    2012-13
    archival inkjet print on paper
    40 x 27 inches
    Ed. of 10 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Movie Posters (The Light Club of Vizcaya) V
    2012-13
    archival inkjet print on paper
    40 x 27 inches
    Ed. of 10 (with 1 A.P.)

  • Josiah McElheny
    Movie Poster (The Light Club of Vizcaya) VI
    2012-13
    archival inkjet print on paper
    40 x 27 inches
    Ed. of 10 (with 1 A.P.)


BIO

 

b. 1966, Boston, MA

Lives and works in New York.