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Jack Pierson

Jonathan, 2007

Color photograph
16 × 20 in
40.6 × 50.8 cm
Edition of 25
This is part of a limited edition set.
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New York City
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ClampArt
New York City
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Note that each photograph in the edition was printed in a unique color.

Note that each photograph in the edition was printed in a unique color.

Signature
Signed, dated, and numbered in black ink, verso; Also signed by Jonathan Groff in black ink, verso
Jack Pierson
American, b. 1960
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Jack Pierson works in photography, sculpture, installation, painting, bookmaking and drawing, but is best known for the re-appropriation of commercial signage and large-scale vintage lettering, which he uses to create evocative word-sculptures and installations. Calligraphic, brightly colored, with references to both Minimalism and Pop, Pierson’s signage fragments reference the distinctly American road-side decay of old highways like Route 66. Despite his sly sense of irony and humor, Pierson’s work has always been imbued with a sense of longing, loss, melancholy, and disillusionment.

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About the work
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Note that each photograph in the edition was printed in a unique color.

Note that each photograph in the edition was printed in a unique color.

Signature
Signed, dated, and numbered in black ink, verso; Also signed by Jonathan Groff in black ink, verso
Jack Pierson
American, b. 1960
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Jack Pierson works in photography, sculpture, installation, painting, bookmaking and drawing, but is best known for the re-appropriation of commercial signage and large-scale vintage lettering, which he uses to create evocative word-sculptures and installations. Calligraphic, brightly colored, with references to both Minimalism and Pop, Pierson’s signage fragments reference the distinctly American road-side decay of old highways like Route 66. Despite his sly sense of irony and humor, Pierson’s work has always been imbued with a sense of longing, loss, melancholy, and disillusionment.

Jack Pierson

Jonathan, 2007

Color photograph
16 × 20 in
40.6 × 50.8 cm
Edition of 25
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
location
New York City
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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