John M. Armleder, ‘Untitled, FS 245’, 1990, Galerie Andrea Caratsch
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Untitled, FS 245, 1990

Acrylic on canvas and Marshall amplifier model 2205 and Marshall box model 1960B
74 4/5 × 74 4/5 in
190 × 190 cm
This is a unique work.
€160,000
Location
St. Moritz
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Signed and dated on overlap of the painting
John M. Armleder
Swiss, b. 1948
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Performance artist, sculptor, and painter John M. Armleder draws from what he calls a "supermarket of forms." His art can take on attributes of Suprematist painting, Minimalist sculpture, Dada readymades, or, in the case of his wall paintings, actual wallpaper (turning Sol LeWitt’s ideology on its head while referencing Francis Picabia's dots or Surrealism's lobsters). Affiliated with Fluxus in the 1960s and ‘70s, Armleder was also associated with Neo-Geo (short for Neo-Geometric Conceptualism) in the 1980s for his furniture sculptures, conflating art and the design object. His works explore decor as the inevitable devolution of cultural expressions into background elements.

John M. Armleder, ‘Untitled, FS 245’, 1990, Galerie Andrea Caratsch
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About the work
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Signed and dated on overlap of the painting
John M. Armleder
Swiss, b. 1948
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Performance artist, sculptor, and painter John M. Armleder draws from what he calls a "supermarket of forms." His art can take on attributes of Suprematist painting, Minimalist sculpture, Dada readymades, or, in the case of his wall paintings, actual wallpaper (turning Sol LeWitt’s ideology on its head while referencing Francis Picabia's dots or Surrealism's lobsters). Affiliated with Fluxus in the 1960s and ‘70s, Armleder was also associated with Neo-Geo (short for Neo-Geometric Conceptualism) in the 1980s for his furniture sculptures, conflating art and the design object. His works explore decor as the inevitable devolution of cultural expressions into background elements.

Untitled, FS 245, 1990

Acrylic on canvas and Marshall amplifier model 2205 and Marshall box model 1960B
74 4/5 × 74 4/5 in
190 × 190 cm
This is a unique work.
€160,000
Location
St. Moritz
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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