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Mr. Coffee with Fries, 2015

Screenprint in colors, on Coventry Rag paper, the full sheet
27 × 21 3/5 in
68.6 × 54.9 cm
Edition 33/50 + 7AP
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Known for her fun, colorful, large scale paintings of everyday consumables, …

From the Specialists:
Known for her fun, colorful, large scale paintings of everyday consumables, this print mimics Bernhardt's patterned, bold canvases. The fries and coffee maker pop off the mint green background and recall classic still life paintings as well as the all over painterly technique of abstract …

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Signed, dated and numbered 33/50 in pencil (there were also 7 artist's proofs), co-published by Artspace and NADA, New York, unframed.
Katherine Bernhardt
American, b. 1975
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Katherine Bernhardt first garnered the art world’s attention with her portraits of fashion models, exploring hyperreal fashion photography and mainstream notions of beauty. More recently, she has focused her energies on a series of “Pattern Paintings”—large-scale works in tropical, sherbert hues depicting banal consumer goods, arranged in the style of jazz patterns. Fluid and hurried, Bernhardt’s canvases are seemingly provisional, radiating energy so as to express the pleasure of art-making. First exploring patterns in the context of imported rugs, Bernhardt’s more recent works stem from an interest in Dutch wax printing and the all-over patterning of African textiles. Her subjects are selected and grouped according to underlying emotional associations—whether hamburgers, french fries, and basketballs; or coffee, cigarettes, and pizza—and broken down into elemental details, pure forms, and swaths of color to build simpler, yet expressive, arrangements.

Katherine Bernhardt, ‘Mr. Coffee with Fries’, 2015, Phillips
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About the work
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From the Specialists:
Known for her fun, colorful, large scale paintings of everyday consumables, …

From the Specialists:
Known for her fun, colorful, large scale paintings of everyday consumables, this print mimics Bernhardt's patterned, bold canvases. The fries and coffee maker pop off the mint green background and recall classic still life paintings as well as the all over painterly technique of abstract …

Medium
Print
Signature
Signed, dated and numbered 33/50 in pencil (there were also 7 artist's proofs), co-published by Artspace and NADA, New York, unframed.
Katherine Bernhardt
American, b. 1975
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Katherine Bernhardt first garnered the art world’s attention with her portraits of fashion models, exploring hyperreal fashion photography and mainstream notions of beauty. More recently, she has focused her energies on a series of “Pattern Paintings”—large-scale works in tropical, sherbert hues depicting banal consumer goods, arranged in the style of jazz patterns. Fluid and hurried, Bernhardt’s canvases are seemingly provisional, radiating energy so as to express the pleasure of art-making. First exploring patterns in the context of imported rugs, Bernhardt’s more recent works stem from an interest in Dutch wax printing and the all-over patterning of African textiles. Her subjects are selected and grouped according to underlying emotional associations—whether hamburgers, french fries, and basketballs; or coffee, cigarettes, and pizza—and broken down into elemental details, pure forms, and swaths of color to build simpler, yet expressive, arrangements.

Mr. Coffee with Fries, 2015

Screenprint in colors, on Coventry Rag paper, the full sheet
27 × 21 3/5 in
68.6 × 54.9 cm
Edition 33/50 + 7AP
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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