I Caught a Tiny Fish!
Heyer’s iconographic vignettes reinvent the world as though we are viewing it for the first time. He rewires the rules of nature to open up new ways of seeing, honoring fantasy as a place of wonder and unexpected subversion. Heyer crafts utopian visions by placing timeless tropes in unusual settings, evoking euphoria while also pushing beyond the familiar.
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Paul Heyer employs a lexicon of skeletons, blue apples and other natural elements to explore how imagination shapes our lived experience. He shows viewers new ways of seeing our world, while asking what kind of future we want to craft. Heyer’s hyper-saturated paintings recall symbolist and surrealist traditions, while embracing a queer perspective that challenges conventional boundaries.