D*Face, ‘Skateboards (Set Of 3)’, 2010, Print, Print On Skateboards, Stowe Gallery
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D*Face

Skateboards (Set Of 3), 2010

Print On Skateboards
31 1/10 × 7 1/2 in
79 × 19 cm
.
£700
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About the work
Stowe Gallery

Three skateboards. With faults.

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Unsigned
D*Face
British, b. 1978
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Drawing inspiration from New York’s pioneering graffiti scene of the 1970s and ’80s, British street artist D*Face has painted walls all over the world with his incisive, Pop-inflected murals that critique the modern world, in particular consumerism and the American Dream. In past works he has appropriated familiar cartoon figures such as Mickey Mouse and Hello Kitty—dissecting them with images like skulls or economic signifiers—and created portraits of icons like Jimi Hendrix and Kurt Cobain. “Thematically my work always draws upon personal experiences, whether that’s the saturation of media in our lives, our fascination with celebrity and stardom or more singular experiences such as the loss of loved ones,” D*Face says. Although he has increasingly shown at galleries, he approaches these sites with the same anarchic energy as his in situ works in public spaces.

D*Face, ‘Skateboards (Set Of 3)’, 2010, Print, Print On Skateboards, Stowe Gallery
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About the work
Stowe Gallery

Three skateboards. With faults.

Medium
Signature
Unsigned
D*Face
British, b. 1978
Follow

Drawing inspiration from New York’s pioneering graffiti scene of the 1970s and ’80s, British street artist D*Face has painted walls all over the world with his incisive, Pop-inflected murals that critique the modern world, in particular consumerism and the American Dream. In past works he has appropriated familiar cartoon figures such as Mickey Mouse and Hello Kitty—dissecting them with images like skulls or economic signifiers—and created portraits of icons like Jimi Hendrix and Kurt Cobain. “Thematically my work always draws upon personal experiences, whether that’s the saturation of media in our lives, our fascination with celebrity and stardom or more singular experiences such as the loss of loved ones,” D*Face says. Although he has increasingly shown at galleries, he approaches these sites with the same anarchic energy as his in situ works in public spaces.

D*Face

Skateboards (Set Of 3), 2010

Print On Skateboards
31 1/10 × 7 1/2 in
79 × 19 cm
.
£700
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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