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A Strange Lineage of One Big Happy Family

Adam Mysock

A Strange Lineage of One Big Happy Family
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint
framed 15h x 12w in I spend a considerable amount of time wondering how we got here. Here in a world we couldn’t have anticipated. We’ve recently experienced such swift reversal...
Our Legacy of Engagement

Adam Mysock

Our Legacy of Engagement
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: “La Lutte” by Émile Friant, 1889 Framed: 10h x 8.50w in As I’ve gotten older, I’ve been particularly struck by the staggering number of unintended consequences political (and t...
Idle Hands

Adam Mysock

Idle Hands
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: "And In His Eyes I Saw Death" by Ejnar Nielsen, 1897 Framed: 10h x 8.50w in Being discontented means being left with choices. We can either accept a current status quo or chang...
Coming

Adam Mysock

Coming
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: a NASA image of the Andromeda Galaxy Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in ...
Red Sky in the Morning (Day Four)

Adam Mysock

Red Sky in the Morning (Day Four)
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: "Twlight in the Wilderness" by Frederic Edwin Church, 1860 Framed: 3.50h x 3.50w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary ...
The Earliest Portrait of Everything

Adam Mysock

The Earliest Portrait of Everything
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: the European Space Agency's Planck Observatory's imaging of Cosmic Microwave Background Framed: 4h x 7.75w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 -...
An Attempt at Imperfect Optimism (No. 1)
An Attempt at Imperfect Optimism (No. 1)
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 4h x 4.50w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the m...
An Attempt at Imperfect Optimism (No. 3)
An Attempt at Imperfect Optimism (No. 3)
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 4h x 4.50w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the m...
Going

Adam Mysock

Going
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: a NASA image of the Whirlpool Galaxy Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in ...
Red Sky in the Morning (Day One)

Adam Mysock

Red Sky in the Morning (Day One)
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: "Twlight in the Wilderness" by Frederic Edwin Church, 1860 Framed: 3.50h x 3.50w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary...
Red Sky in the Morning (Day Three)

Adam Mysock

Red Sky in the Morning (Day Three)
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: "Twlight in the Wilderness" by Frederic Edwin Church, 1860 Framed: 3.50h x 3.50w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary ...
An Attempt at Imperfect Optimism (No. 2)
An Attempt at Imperfect Optimism (No. 2)
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 4h x 4.50w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the m...
Red Sky in the Morning (Day Two)

Adam Mysock

Red Sky in the Morning (Day Two)
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: "Twlight in the Wilderness" by Frederic Edwin Church, 1860 Framed: 3.50h x 3.50w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary ...
I Saw a Headline Once

Adam Mysock

I Saw a Headline Once
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
ARTWORK STATEMENT After : Norman Rockwell’s "The Gossips", 1948 Framed: 10h x 8.50w in It seems like we’re invited to contemplate the nature of our political climate every time we tur...
Looking Down the Barrel of a Gun (Last Judgment)
Looking Down the Barrel of a Gun (Last Judgment)
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Paintings
after: Hans Memling's "The Last Judgment" triptych (c. late 1460's), Bambi's mother from Disney's "Bambi" (1942) acrylic on panel, mounted on a J.P. Sauer Sohn Shotgun "Anytime a gun...
The Last Six, Under Six, Murdered by a Gun in the Sixth
The Last Six, Under Six, Murdered by a Gun in the ...
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Paintings
installation acrylic on copper, mounted in wall "Late last year, a local news station was reporting on the shooting death of a 7-month old child. As part of their reporting, the anch...
Foreseeing Nothing

Adam Mysock

Foreseeing Nothing
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
(after: Henry Fawcett; Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett by Ford Made Brown, 1872) Framed: 8.50h x 10w in On November 7th, 2016, it seemed as if everyone knew how the U.S. presidential el...
Real and Imagined

Adam Mysock

Real and Imagined
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: Pieter Bruegel the Elder’s The Blind Leading the Blind (1568), Akseli Gallen-Kallela’s Building (1903), and #17 Beast and the Beauty from Wally Wood’s, Bob Powell’s, and Norm Sau...
If He Wasn't Handsome, Would He Still be Super?
If He Wasn't Handsome, Would He Still be Super?
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: Joseph Shuster’s Superman #1 Cover (1939) and #17 Beast and the Beauty from Wally Wood’s, Bob Powell’s, and Norm Saunders’ Mars Attacks trading cards (1962) Framed: 9h x 10w in ...
Better Alone than in Bad Company

Adam Mysock

Better Alone than in Bad Company
Adam Mysock
2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: Joseph Shuster’s Action Comics #1 Cover (1938) and #19 Burning Flesh from Wally Wood’s, Bob Powell’s, and Norm Saunders’ Mars Attacks trading cards (1962) Framed: 9h x 9w in Con...
Where the Snow in Snow Globes Came From
Where the Snow in Snow Globes Came From
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: View from Mount Holyoke, Northampton, MA, after a Thunderstorm - The Oxbow (1836) by Thomas Cole Framed: 6h x 7.80w in Looking back at the work of Thomas Cole and his contempora...
In Search of What Once Was

Adam Mysock

In Search of What Once Was
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: Sanford Gifford's "the Desert at Assouan, Egypt" (1869) and Ilya Repin's "Procession in the Province of Kursk" (1881-1883) Framed 7h x 14w in I began this piece with the intent ...
What's Left

Adam Mysock

What's Left
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: John James Audubon's print of the Florida Cormorant With minimal effort, it’s easy to find a great deal of research about how ecosystems and habitats are being dramatically alte...
Waiting for the Pool to Open

Adam Mysock

Waiting for the Pool to Open
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: William Bradford's "Scene in the Arctic" (c. 1880) and Peder Severin Kroyer "Boys Bathing at Skagen, Summer Evening" (1899) Framed 11h x 13.75w in Living in a house which sits a...
The Consequences of Empty Threats

Adam Mysock

The Consequences of Empty Threats
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
after: Friedrich Edwin Church's "The Iceberg" (1875) and Henry Raeburn's "The Archers" (1789-1790) Framed: 11h x 13.25w in While considering our great power over, and responsibility to...
The Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave
The Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the manufacturing of pigment...
Franklin's Milk, Yogurt, and Cheese

Adam Mysock

Franklin's Milk, Yogurt, and Cheese
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the manufacturing of pigment...
Washington's Bread, Cereal, Rice, and Pasta
Washington's Bread, Cereal, Rice, and Pasta
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the manufacturing of pigment...
Jefferson's Meat, Poultry, Fish, Dried Beans, Eggs, and Nuts
Jefferson's Meat, Poultry, Fish, Dried Beans, Eggs...
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the manufacturing of pigment...
Whose Broad Stripes and Bright Stars
Whose Broad Stripes and Bright Stars
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 11h x 16w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the ma...
The Star-Spangled Banner and Babe the Blue Ox
The Star-Spangled Banner and Babe the Blue Ox
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 11h x 16w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the ma...
The Twilight's Last Gleaming

Adam Mysock

The Twilight's Last Gleaming
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 15h x 10.50w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the...
Madison Fats, Oils and Sweets

Adam Mysock

Madison Fats, Oils and Sweets
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 20h x 18w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the ma...
George Washington

Adam Mysock

George Washington
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
full title: George Washington, George Washington Carver, the Spruce Goose, and a Victorious Tiger Woods Framed: 10h x 10w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio...
Davie Crockett, Pecos Bill, the Bull Moose Party, ...
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 10h x 10w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the ma...
O'er the Ramparts We Watched

Adam Mysock

O'er the Ramparts We Watched
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 10.50h x 7.50w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in t...
The Bombs Bursting in Air

Adam Mysock

The Bombs Bursting in Air
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 12h x 17.50w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the...
By the Dawn's Early Light

Adam Mysock

By the Dawn's Early Light
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 11h x 8w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the man...
So Close I Can Almost Touch It

Adam Mysock

So Close I Can Almost Touch It
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
After: Jacob Jordaens’s Odysseus in the Cave of Polyphemus, from 1635 and a NASA photograph of "Mount Sharp" on Mars Framed: 7.50h x 10.50w in As mentioned above, we have technology on...
Black and White Westerns No. 1

Adam Mysock

Black and White Westerns No. 1
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Paper, Acrylic Paint, Graphite
ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the manufacturing of pigment...
What Your Children Will Look Like According to Gordon Moore
What Your Children Will Look Like According to Gor...
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
After: Charles Hayter's Miniature Portrait of Sir Peter Francis Bourgeois (after Beechy) (1811) and an illustration by Ed Valigursky. Framed: 10h x 8.50w in In the late 1960s Intel cof...
Adams' Fruit

Adam Mysock

Adams' Fruit
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the manufacturing of pigment...
Abraham Lincoln, Paul Bunyon, the Gold Rush of 184...
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 10h x 10w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the ma...
So Abram departed, as the LORD had spoken unto him
So Abram departed, as the LORD had spoken unto him...
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
full title: "So Abram departed, as the LORD had spoken unto him; and Lot went with him: and Abram was seventy and five years old when he departed out of Haran" After: “Basket of Clams” ...
And the Rocket's Red Glare

Adam Mysock

And the Rocket's Red Glare
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Framed: 12h x 8.60w in ABOUT THE ARTIST Adam Mysock was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1983 - the son of an elementary school English teacher and a lab technician who specializes in the ...
And, lo, three men stood by Abraham

Adam Mysock

And, lo, three men stood by Abraham
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
full title: "And, lo, three men stood by Abraham: and when he saw [them], he ran to meet them from the tent door, and bowed himself toward the ground" After: “Punishment of Korah” by D...
And Abraham looked toward Sodom and Gomorrah
And Abraham looked toward Sodom and Gomorrah
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
full title: And Abraham looked toward Sodom and Gomorrah, and toward all the land of the plain, and beheld, and, lo, the smoke of the country went up as the smoke of a furnace After: “F...
And Abram fell on his face: and God talked with him
And Abram fell on his face: and God talked with hi...
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
“Moses and the Burning Bush” by Sébastien Bourdon (1642-45) and “Evening at Medfield, Massachusetts” by George Inness (1875) Framed: 12h x 18.50w in This image begins with two allusion...
Mars on Mars on Mars

Adam Mysock

Mars on Mars on Mars
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
After: Diego Velazquez’s Resting Mars, from 1640 and a NASA photograph of "Santa Maria Crater" on Mars Framed: 7.50h x 5.50w in We have rovers and cameras on Mars (there’s even a penn...
Outward

Adam Mysock

Outward
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
After: “Exploring Parties in the Vicinity of the Ground Station” by Chesley Bonestell (c. 1956) In Outward, I chose to return to the allure of the distant. I took a Bonestell illustr...
Forward

Adam Mysock

Forward
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
After: “Getting Ready to Leave” by Chesley Bonestell (c. 1954) With Forward, I wanted an image with the clearest spatial hierarchy – back, middle, and front. I aspired to have the eye ...
Backward

Adam Mysock

Backward
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
After: : “The Landing Craft Raised into Take-off Position” by Chesley Bonestell (c. 1956) In the 1940s and 50s, we didn’t have the necessary technology to see what the surface of Mar...
Inward

Adam Mysock

Inward
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
After: “Fueling a Rocket for the Firing of an Artificial Satellite” by Chesley Bonestell (c. 1956) This second Bonestell illustration affords me an opportunity to further describe the ...
And the LORD said unto Abram...

Adam Mysock

And the LORD said unto Abram...
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
Full title: "And the LORD said unto Abram, after that Lot was separated from him, 'Lift up now thine eyes, and look from the place where thou art northward, and southward, and eastward,...
Having Found the Lowest Threshold (St. George Slaying the Dragon)
Having Found the Lowest Threshold (St. George Slay...
Adam Mysock
21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings
Acrylic Paint, Panel
After: Nicolas Poussin’s Massacre of the Innocents, from 1629 Framed: 8.50h x 9.50w in In the summer of 2013, the murder of Trayvon Martin dominated weeks of news cycles. As if we need...