Trenton Doyle Hancock: Skin and Bones, 20 Years of Drawing at The Studio Museum in Harlem, March 26 – June 28, 2015

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Mom Said to Share_2925

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Mom Said to Share, 1998. Ink, acrylic, and graphite on paper, 15 × 11 in. Courtesy the artist, James Cohan Gallery, New York and Hales Gallery, London. Photo: Paul Hester

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Vegans Do Nasty Stuff_2862

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Vegans Do Nasty Stuff, 2002. Graphite on paper, 8 × 11 3/4 in. Courtesy the artist, James Cohan Gallery, New York and Hales Gallery, London

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Population No 1 Landscape

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Population No. 1 (Landscape), 2004. Ink on paper, 9 × 12 in. Courtesy the artist, James Cohan Gallery, New York and Hales Gallery, London

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Mobile Mound_2932

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Mobile Mound, 2004. Ink on paper, 9 × 12 in. Courtesy the artist, James Cohan Gallery, New York and Hales Gallery, London. Photo: Paul Hester

Trenton Doyle Hancock_To Get Ahead One Must Sacrifice Certain Freedoms_2005

Trenton Doyle Hancock, To Get Ahead One Must Sacrifice Certain Freedoms, 2005. Ink and acrylic on paper, 6 1/4 × 9 1/8 in. Collection Samuel R. Peterson, Hamden, Connecticut. Courtesy the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Miracle Machine 19 or Whisk Wish_2006

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Miracle Machine #19 or Whisk Wish, 2006. Graphite, ink, and acrylic on paper, 8 × 7 1/4 in. Collection Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz, New York. Courtesy the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Bone Throne_2821

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Bone Throne, 2006. Ink and acrylic on paper, 9 × 5 in. Courtesy the artist, James Cohan Gallery, New York and Hales Gallery, London Photo: Paul Hester

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Goobers Intrusion

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Goober’s Intrusion, 2006. Mixed media on paper, 6 1/4 × 10 in. Collection Jim and Paula Ohaus, Westfield, New Jersey. Courtesy the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Moundmeat Shower Unit

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Moundmeat Shower Unit, 2007. Mixed media on paper, 10 × 6 1/4 in. Collection Martina Yamin, New York. Photo: Stefan Hagen, New York

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Sometimes We Cant Have the Things We Want_2010

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Sometimes We Can’t Have the Things We Want, 2009. Acrylic and mixed media on paper, 11 × 8 1/2 in. Zang Collection, London

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Cave Scape 2

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Cave Scape #2, 2010. Ink on paper, 6 1/4 × 10 in. Courtesy the artist, James Cohan Gallery, New York and Hales Gallery, London

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Cave Scape 3

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Cave Scape #3, 2010. Ink on paper, 6 1/4 × 10 in. Courtesy the artist, James Cohan Gallery, New York and Hales Gallery, London

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Faster_2010

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Faster, 2010. Acrylic, mixed media on paper, 13 1/2 × 16 in. Zang Collection, London. Courtesy the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York

Trenton Doyle Hancock_FunholeFunnel

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Fun Hole Funnel, 2010. Acrylic and mixed media on paper, 13 × 12 in. Metoyer Collection, Houston and Amsterdam. Courtesy the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Give Me My Flowers While I Yet Live version 1_2010

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Give Me My Flowers While I Yet Live, Version #1, 2010. Acrylic and mixed media on paper, 7 1/2 × 7 1/2 in. Courtesy the artist, James Cohan Gallery, New York and Hales Gallery, London

Trenton Doyle Hancock_SelfPortraitwithTongue

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Self-Portrait with Tongue, 2010. Acrylic and mixed media on paper, 11 × 8 1/4 in. Collection Charles Dee Mitchell, Dallas, Texas. Courtesy the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Scrape 1_2011

Trenton Doyle Hancock, Scrape 1, 2011. Acrylic and ink on paper, 10 × 6 3/8 in. Private Collection, New York. Courtesy the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York

Trenton Doyle Hancock_And then it All Came Back to Me_2011

Trenton Doyle Hancock, …And Then It All Came Back to Me, 2011. Mixed media on paper, 9 × 8 in. Collection KAWS, New York. Courtesy the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York

Trenton Doyle Hancock_Bear Den_2012_Photographer Marc Bernier

Trenton Doyle Hancock, The Bear Den, 2012. Acrylic on paper, 12 1/4 × 12 1/4 in. Collection Noel Kirnon, New York. Courtesy the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York Photo: Marc Bernier

Images courtesy Studio Museum in Harlem