Scooter LaForge

MX gallery, in collaboration with Festival Mode &Design, is proud to present Scooter Laforge’s first Canadian solo from Augut 19 th to 31st 2015.

Scooter LaForge is a full-time artist living in New York City. His work can be characterized as Pop Art partnered with abstract expressionism and Dutch classicism. Laforge has been painting for over twenty years. This year, he will be participating in shows at the Leslie Lohman Museum in New York, Friedrichshof Museum in Vienna, Spiritmuseum and Absolut Art Collection in Sweden, as well as presenting a solo show at the Howl Happening Gallery in New York. His artworks have been a source of inspiration for designers, fashion stylists and stars. Scooter LaForge has been collaborating with Patricia Field on an exclusive clothing and accessories line for the stylist’s boutique. He has also recently collaborated with Belgian designer Walter Van Bierendonck and Norwegian artist Bjarne Melgaard.

He was recently commissioned to create garments for Madonna’s performance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon as well as the “Bitch I’m Madonna” video off the Rebel Heart album. Likewise, LaForge was commissioned to design the concert t-shirts for Blondie’s upcoming tour. Beyonce, Miley Cyrus, Rihanna and Debbie Harry have all worn items from his wildly successful clothing line. He is also a recent recipient of the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Award