Invader, ‘Repetition, Variation, Evolution’, 2017, Lougher Contemporary
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Invader

Repetition, Variation, Evolution, 2017

Screenprint on paper
26 4/5 × 34 3/5 in
68 × 88 cm
Edition of 150
This is an editioned multiple.
£5,000 - 7,500
Location
Bristol
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Lougher Contemporary
Bristol

“Going into a city with tiles and cement and invading it,” says anonymous French street artist …

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Invader
French, b. 1969
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“Going into a city with tiles and cement and invading it,” says anonymous French street artist Invader of his craft. “This is the most addictive game I have ever played.” Invader began his signature practice in the late 1990s, plastering mosaic Space Invaders, a character from a 1978 Atari game, on the streets of Paris. Joined by Pac-Man ghosts and other popular 8-bit characters, the works soon became a familiar sight in cities around the world, from Los Angeles to Kathmandu. “Each time I put a new piece in the street, it is like a memorable exhibit,” he says. Invader’s signature use of mosaic tiles is a reference to the ubiquitous pixels of digital imaging and information.

Invader, ‘Repetition, Variation, Evolution’, 2017, Lougher Contemporary
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About the work
Lougher Contemporary
Bristol

“Going into a city with tiles and cement and invading it,” says anonymous French street artist Invader of his craft. “This is the most addictive game I have ever played.” Invader began his signature practice in the late 1990s, plastering mosaic Space Invaders, a character from a 1978 Atari game, on the streets of …

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Print
Signature
Signed
Invader
French, b. 1969
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“Going into a city with tiles and cement and invading it,” says anonymous French street artist Invader of his craft. “This is the most addictive game I have ever played.” Invader began his signature practice in the late 1990s, plastering mosaic Space Invaders, a character from a 1978 Atari game, on the streets of Paris. Joined by Pac-Man ghosts and other popular 8-bit characters, the works soon became a familiar sight in cities around the world, from Los Angeles to Kathmandu. “Each time I put a new piece in the street, it is like a memorable exhibit,” he says. Invader’s signature use of mosaic tiles is a reference to the ubiquitous pixels of digital imaging and information.

Invader

Repetition, Variation, Evolution, 2017

Screenprint on paper
26 4/5 × 34 3/5 in
68 × 88 cm
Edition of 150
This is an editioned multiple.
£5,000 - 7,500
Location
Bristol
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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