David Shrigley, ‘I'm So Great’, 2014, Print, Linocut, Kumi Contemporary / Verso Contemporary
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David Shrigley

I'm So Great, 2014

Linocut
15 2/5 × 11 2/5 in
39 × 29 cm
Edition of 100
.
£995
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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'm So Great’, 2014, Print, Linocut, Kumi Contemporary / Verso Contemporary
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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'm So Great, 2014

Linocut
15 2/5 × 11 2/5 in
39 × 29 cm
Edition of 100
.
£995
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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