Tripoli Gallery

Lola Montes was born in New York, New York and graduated with a BFA from the Cooper Union in 2008. A painter, printmaker, photographer and filmmaker, she has exhibited internationally, including Tripoli Gallery, Southampton, NY; Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; The Hole, New York, NY, among others. Recent exhibitions include Heaven, which was on view at the Shelbourne Hotel during Art Basel Miami 2014, and Forms Wrestling with Existence, at Eden Rock Gallery, Saint Barthélemy. She has collaborated with Max Mara Carte Blanche (2012) and Alice + Olivia (2015) on textile designs created from her watercolors, and her film work includes “Training Day,” a Nike commercial featuring Steve Nash, and projections for Lou Reed’s concert and feature film, Berlin, both in 2007. She recently completed a residency at Villa Lena in Italy, also producing prints at the Fondazione il Bisonte in Florence which gave rise to the works in this exhibition. She serves on the board of advisors at Anthology Film Archives, and in 2013 presented a film on Luigi Ontani, Dialogue Between Soul and Nature, at the 55th Venice Biennale. Previous exhibitions at Tripoli Gallery include Infinite Blinding Beam, 2009; Iodine Portraits, 2011; Night Vision, 2012; and Within Reach, 2013. Aakashic Records (2015) will be Lola’s fifth solo show with Tripoli Gallery. Lola Montes currently lives and works in New York City.
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Julian, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
62.5 × 32.5 inches

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Katie, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
42.5 × 28.5 inches

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Damaria, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
32.5 × 24.5 inches

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Grayson, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
49.5 × 37.5 inches

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Hector, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
42.5 × 28.5 inches

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Cedric, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
32.5 × 24.5 inches

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Untitled, 2011
Watercolor on italian place setting
27 × 21.5 inches

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Hairdresser from Naples, 2010
oil on canvas
40 × 30 inches

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Karima, 2011
oil on canvas
40 × 30 inches

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Moonscape, 2013
oil on canvas
20 × 20 inches

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The Netherlands, 2013
oil on canvas
18 × 18 inches

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Rust, 2013
oil on canvas
18 × 18 inches

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Cutting the Akashic Cords, 2015
pigment, enamel, glue, and oil paint on sipo
38× 35 inches

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Orphan, 2015
pigment, enamel, glue, and oil paint on sipo
40-1/2 × 31 inches

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Pray for the Way, 2015
pigment, enamel, glue, and oil paint on sipo
31-3/4 × 31 inches

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Resting with Demons, 2015
pigment, enamel, glue, and oil paint on sipo
40 × 31 inches

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Transmission, 2015
pigment, enamel, glue, and oil paint on sipo
30-1/4 × 30-3/4

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A Message From Rene, 2015
oil on linen
86-1/2 × 67 inches

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The Rainbow Connection; edition of 30, 2014
etching on paper
18 × 16 inches, 38-1/2 × 30-3/4 inches framed

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Akashic records, installation shots

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Akashic records, installation shots

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Akashic records, installation shots

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Akashic records, installation shots

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Akashic records, installation shots

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Akashic records, installation shots

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Untitled, 2006
Silk screen and Xerox transfer on Japanese paper
22-3/8 × 27-7/17 inches (framed)

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Three Months Before Birth, 2012
Ink on watercolor paper
47-1/2" × 31.5"

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Red Sky, 2012
Oil on linen
75 × 85 inches

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Red Sky 2, 2012
Oil on linen
75 × 85 inches

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Red Sky 3, 2012
Oil on linen
75 × 85 inches

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Red Sky 4, 2012
Oil on linen
75 × 85 inches

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Red Sky 5, 2012
Oil on linen
75 × 85 inches

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Red Sky 6, 2012
Oil on linen
75 × 85 inches

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Boundless, 2012
Oil on linen
25-1/4 × 32 inches

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Neither Here Nor There, 2012
Oil on linen
25-3/4 × 32 inches

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Passageway Between Here And There, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Kiss Of Death, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Untitled, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Kiss Of Life, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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The Melting Pot, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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The Skin Of Your Teeth, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Usury, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Father Imago, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Baby Moses, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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The Time They Met, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Untitled, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Untitled, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Hona Lee, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Lola And Isaac, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Lover's Marionette, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Red Sky Study, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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State Of Bliss III, 2012
Gouache and watercolor on vellum
12-1/2 × 18-1/4 inches

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Installation View, Within Reach, Photograph by Patrick Abillama, 2013

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Installation View, Within Reach, Photograph by Patrick Abillama, 2013

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Installation Shot, Within Reach, Photograph by Patrick Abillama, 2013

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Meeting, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on linen
86 × 74 inches

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Bird Call, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on linen
72 × 51inches

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Looking Ahead, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on linen
72 × 52 inches

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Boat of Souls, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on wood panel
48 × 48 inches

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Force of Will, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on linen
48 × 48 inches

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Xing Xing, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on linen
48 × 48 inches

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Night Vision, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on linen
40 × 40 inches

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Creating the Future, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on linen
40 × 40 inches

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Boat of Souls #2, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on linen
40 × 40 inches

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Genetic Memory, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on wood panel
20 × 20 inches2

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The Little One, 2012
Flashe vinyl paint, shellac ink, and acrylic on linen
12 × 50 inches

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Hector, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
42.5 × 28.5 inches

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Enrique, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
49.5 × 37.5 inches

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Julian, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine solution and ink on paper
62.5 × 32.5 inches

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Loren Kramer, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
62.5 × 32.5 inches

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Damaria, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
32.5 × 24.5 inches

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Nico, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
42.5 × 28.5 inches

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Cedric, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
32.5 × 24.5 inches

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Kate, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
42.5 × 28.5 inches

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Lola, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
49.5 × 37.5 inches

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Grayson, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
49.5 × 37.5 inches

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Jacqueline, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
49.5 × 37.5 inches

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Grey, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
42.5 × 28.5 inches

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Cedric 2, 2011
Gentian violet, iodine and ink on paper
42.5 × 28.5 inches

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Untitled, 2011
Water color on italian place settings
27 × 21.5

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Untitled, 2011
Water color on paper
27 × 21.5

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Untitled, 2011
water color on paper
27 × 21.5 inches

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Untitled, 2011
Water color on italian place settings
27 × 21.5

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Untitled, 2011
Water color on italian place settings
27 × 21.5

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Untitled, 2011
Water color on paper
27 × 21.5

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Raina, 2009
Mixed media on wood
36 × 48 inches

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Understanding Your Own Set, 2009
Mixed media on wood
30 × 35 3/4 inches

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Skeptical, 2009
Mixed media on wood
29 3/4 × 24 inches

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Landscape, 2009
Mixed media on wood
30 1/4 × 40 1/4 inches

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Taking Care, 2008
Ink on paper
46 3/4 × 65 1/4 inches

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Double Vision, 2009
Ink on paper
30 × 22 1/5 inches

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Raina, 2007
Ink on paper
22 × 30 inches

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Jealousy, 2008
Ink on paper
47 1/2 × 31 3/4 inches

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Peacock, 2009
Iodine and white ink on paper
22 × 18 inches

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Taline, 2009
Iodine and white ink on paper
22 × 18 inches

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Professor, 2009
Iodine and white ink on paper
22 × 18 inches

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Little Girl, 2009
Iodine and white ink on paper
22 × 18 inches

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Exchange of Knowledge for Youth, 2009
Iodine and white ink on paper
22 × 18 inches

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Acrobat, 2009
Iodine and white ink on paper
22 × 18 inches

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Yawn, 2009
Iodine and white ink on paper
22 × 18 inches

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Monkey Painting, 2009
Oil on canvas
50 × 37 inches

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My Favorite Tree, 2009
Oil on canvas
30 × 24 inches

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Seeing Through the Dark, 2009
Oil on canvas
50 × 37 inches

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Too Many People, 2009
Photo drawing
21 1/2 × 17 1/2 inches

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Portrait Painting, 2009
Photo drawing
21 1/2 × 17 1/2 inches

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Looking For His Body, 2009
Photo drawing
21 1/2 × 17 1/2 inches