Barbara Kruger, ‘Dont Be a Jerk’, 2017, Alpha 137 Gallery
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Barbara Kruger

Dont Be a Jerk, 2017

Screenprint on Skate Deck
31 × 8 in
78.7 × 20.3 cm
This is a non-editioned multiple.
$1,500
Ships from New York, NY, US
Shipping: $80 domestic, $195 rest of world
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In the early 1970s, skate culture and street art became deeply intertwined, and a new medium for …

Alpha 137 Gallery

From the Barbara Kruger "The Drop" show at Performa 17 in NYC. These completely sold …

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Design/Decorative Art
Condition
Excellent condition
Signature
Not signed
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Frame
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Barbara Kruger
American, b. 1945
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Best known for laying aggressively directive slogans over black-and-white photographs that she finds in magazines, Barbara Kruger developed a visual language that was strongly influenced by her early work as a graphic designer (at magazines including House and Garden, Mademoiselle, and Aperture). Among her most famous pieces are I shop, therefore I am (1987) and Your body is a battleground (1985). Informed by feminism, Kruger's work critiques consumerism and desire, and has appeared on billboards, bus cards, posters and in public parks, train station platforms, and other public spaces. She has also created site-specific installations comprised of video, film, audio, and projection.

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In the early 1970s, skate culture and street art became deeply intertwined, and a new medium for artists was born: the skate deck. In earlier days, when skateboarding was a still a subculture on the fringe, simply being a skater was enough to set oneself apart from the crowd. However, the growing popularity of the …

Alpha 137 Gallery

From the Barbara Kruger "The Drop" show at Performa 17 in NYC. These completely sold out. An ironic play on the logo of Supreme, Inc. with which Barbara Kruger has been in conflict. (a sort of inside joke, that we can now all be in on!)

Medium
Design/Decorative Art
Condition
Excellent condition
Signature
Not signed
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Barbara Kruger
American, b. 1945
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Best known for laying aggressively directive slogans over black-and-white photographs that she finds in magazines, Barbara Kruger developed a visual language that was strongly influenced by her early work as a graphic designer (at magazines including House and Garden, Mademoiselle, and Aperture). Among her most famous pieces are I shop, therefore I am (1987) and Your body is a battleground (1985). Informed by feminism, Kruger's work critiques consumerism and desire, and has appeared on billboards, bus cards, posters and in public parks, train station platforms, and other public spaces. She has also created site-specific installations comprised of video, film, audio, and projection.

Barbara Kruger

Dont Be a Jerk, 2017

Screenprint on Skate Deck
31 × 8 in
78.7 × 20.3 cm
This is a non-editioned multiple.
$1,500
Ships from New York, NY, US
Shipping: $80 domestic, $195 rest of world
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Locked
Secure payment
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Learn more.
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