Published by Hatje Cantz. Edited by Sean Kelly. Text by Isolde Brielmaier.
Brooklyn-based artist Hugo McCloud (born 1980) is one of the most prolific young talents working today. Self-taught with a background in industrial design, McCloud creates rich, large-scale abstract paintings and sculptural objects by fusing unconventional industrial materialsótar, bitumen, aluminum and steel platesówith traditional pigment and woodblock techniques.