Michael Mazur

Michael Mazur was an American artist whose work is collected in The Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MOMA, The Whitney Museum of Art, and the Metropolitan Museum.

Can I Be a Witness, Essay by John Yau

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John Yau offers a tribute to the late painter Michael Mazur, whose early paintings of apes in a zoo were recently exhibited in New York: “This is the kind of challenge that most artists, no matter what the medium, avoid: to confront and stroke difficult subject matter, to be open and sympathetic without trivializing or becoming sentimental.”

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