Jürgen Klauke, ‘ohne Titel’, 2016, Galerie Heinz Holtmann
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Jürgen Klauke

ohne Titel, 2016

Eiweißlasur (Mischtechnik) auf Büttenpapier
23 3/5 × 17 3/10 in
60 × 44 cm
This is a unique work.
On hold
Location
Cologne
About the work
Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Jürgen Klauke
German, b. 1943
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Since the 1960s, Jürgen Klauke has been using photography and performance to explore identity and gender norms. Orchestrating photographs in which he appears androgynous or otherwise disguised or degraded, Klauke seeks to deconstruct the persona of the male artist. He is perhaps best known for his “Transformer” series (1970-75), a provocative body of photographs that captured the artist in a variety of confrontational poses and sexually ambiguous guises. Klauke’s focus on his own body as an expressive vehicle has made him a pioneer in the genre of Body Art alongside Vito Acconci, and he has also been linked with Cindy Sherman for their similar techniques and concerns.

Jürgen Klauke, ‘ohne Titel’, 2016, Galerie Heinz Holtmann
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About the work
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Jürgen Klauke
German, b. 1943
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Since the 1960s, Jürgen Klauke has been using photography and performance to explore identity and gender norms. Orchestrating photographs in which he appears androgynous or otherwise disguised or degraded, Klauke seeks to deconstruct the persona of the male artist. He is perhaps best known for his “Transformer” series (1970-75), a provocative body of photographs that captured the artist in a variety of confrontational poses and sexually ambiguous guises. Klauke’s focus on his own body as an expressive vehicle has made him a pioneer in the genre of Body Art alongside Vito Acconci, and he has also been linked with Cindy Sherman for their similar techniques and concerns.

Jürgen Klauke

ohne Titel, 2016

Eiweißlasur (Mischtechnik) auf Büttenpapier
23 3/5 × 17 3/10 in
60 × 44 cm
This is a unique work.
On hold
Location
Cologne
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