David Shrigley, ‘I Am Currently On Fire’, 2018, Lougher Contemporary
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David Shrigley

I Am Currently On Fire, 2018

Colour Screenprint with 2 Varnish Overlays on Somerset Tub Sized 410gsm Paper
29 9/10 × 22 in
76 × 56 cm
Edition of 100
This is an editioned multiple.
£1,000 - 2,500
Location
Bristol
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About the work
Lougher Contemporary
Bristol

David Shrigley (b 1968) is an English artist who has exhibited widely in Europe and North America. …

Medium
Print
Condition
Mint as issued. There is a minor printers mark, bottom right.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed, Numbered and dated.
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Jealous
David Shrigley
British, b. 1968
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David Shrigley finds meaning in snippets of text and overheard conversations. His crude and cartoonish ink drawings, usually exhibited salon-style, recall pages from the sketchbook of a cheeky adolescent. Tackling serious issues, such as unemployment and child welfare, as well as more absurd subjects, including sexual fantasies about a squirrel, his fragmented narratives can be both poignant and funny. In a 2011 exhibition, Shrigley included a dead stuffed kitten that stood on its hind legs carrying a hand-lettered protest sign that read, “I’M DEAD.”

David Shrigley, ‘I Am Currently On Fire’, 2018, Lougher Contemporary
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About the work
Lougher Contemporary
Bristol

David Shrigley (b 1968) is an English artist who has exhibited widely in Europe and North America. Self-branded as an outsider in the art world, Shrigley is known for making flat compositions that take on the inconsequential, the bizarre, and the disquieting elements of everyday life. Like the musings of a very wise …

Medium
Print
Condition
Mint as issued. There is a minor printers mark, bottom right.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed, Numbered and dated.
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Jealous
David Shrigley
British, b. 1968
Follow

David Shrigley finds meaning in snippets of text and overheard conversations. His crude and cartoonish ink drawings, usually exhibited salon-style, recall pages from the sketchbook of a cheeky adolescent. Tackling serious issues, such as unemployment and child welfare, as well as more absurd subjects, including sexual fantasies about a squirrel, his fragmented narratives can be both poignant and funny. In a 2011 exhibition, Shrigley included a dead stuffed kitten that stood on its hind legs carrying a hand-lettered protest sign that read, “I’M DEAD.”

David Shrigley

I Am Currently On Fire, 2018

Colour Screenprint with 2 Varnish Overlays on Somerset Tub Sized 410gsm Paper
29 9/10 × 22 in
76 × 56 cm
Edition of 100
This is an editioned multiple.
£1,000 - 2,500
Location
Bristol
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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