Irfan Önürmen, ‘Signal 1’, 2020, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Acrylic on paper, paper collage, C24 Gallery
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share

Irfan Önürmen

Signal 1, 2020

Acrylic on paper, paper collage
24 2/5 × 16 1/10 in
62 × 41 cm
.
$4,500
Location
New York
Have a question? Visit our help center.
About the work
Exhibition history
Provenance
C24 Gallery
New York

In a collection of his paper and new canvas-collage works, İrfan Önürmen investigates shifting …

Medium
Condition
This work is in perfect condition.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Artwork is signed on the back.
Frame
Not included
Series
Signal
Irfan Önürmen
Turkish, b. 1958
Follow

Irfan Önürmen explores the impact of mass media on the human psyche, in collages, paintings, and sculptures that draw from archives of images he collects from newspapers and magazines. In his “Gaze” series, the artist depicts familiar-looking faces that are composite images of figures found on the Internet, probing the disparity between real identities and their representations. Constructed from layered strips of soft tulle, the textured faces suggest digital pixels. In Panic (2009), stacked and glued newspaper sculptures form landscapes of images and erased texts so that relationships emerge between fragments of headings and images that address Turkish politics.

Irfan Önürmen, ‘Signal 1’, 2020, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Acrylic on paper, paper collage, C24 Gallery
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share
About the work
Exhibition history
Provenance
C24 Gallery
New York

In a collection of his paper and new canvas-collage works, İrfan Önürmen investigates shifting notions of self in a world that often obscures personal identity with layers of societal expectations and preconceptions. His drawings, paintings and collages evoke a search for meaning in enigmatic environments that are at …

Medium
Condition
This work is in perfect condition.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Artwork is signed on the back.
Frame
Not included
Series
Signal
Irfan Önürmen
Turkish, b. 1958
Follow

Irfan Önürmen explores the impact of mass media on the human psyche, in collages, paintings, and sculptures that draw from archives of images he collects from newspapers and magazines. In his “Gaze” series, the artist depicts familiar-looking faces that are composite images of figures found on the Internet, probing the disparity between real identities and their representations. Constructed from layered strips of soft tulle, the textured faces suggest digital pixels. In Panic (2009), stacked and glued newspaper sculptures form landscapes of images and erased texts so that relationships emerge between fragments of headings and images that address Turkish politics.

Irfan Önürmen

Signal 1, 2020

Acrylic on paper, paper collage
24 2/5 × 16 1/10 in
62 × 41 cm
.
$4,500
Location
New York
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Related works
Most Similar