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Kiki Kogelnik

Different Opinion, 1991

Oil and acrylic on canvas and 8 ceramic masks
70 9/10 × 55 1/10 in
180 × 140 cm
This is a unique work.
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Monogrammed and dated lower right: KK (19)91
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Kiki Kogelnik
Austrian, 1935–1997
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Although Kiki Kogelnik drew her palette and materials from Pop art, she eschewed the movement’s traditionally commercial subject matter, instead making work about emerging technologies such as space travel. “I’m not involved with Coca-Cola,” she once said. “I’m involved with the technical beauty of rockets.” When she did focus on advertising, it was from a critical feminist perspective. Many of Kogelnik’s works ironically draw on fashion illustration, offering a commentary on the portrayal of women in promotional media. Her career began in Europe among the abstract, expressive painters of the Art Informel movement, such as Arnulf Rainer, and peaked in America amid such Pop art pioneers as Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol.

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About the work
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Provenance
Signature
Monogrammed and dated lower right: KK (19)91
Series
Expansions
Kiki Kogelnik
Austrian, 1935–1997
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Although Kiki Kogelnik drew her palette and materials from Pop art, she eschewed the movement’s traditionally commercial subject matter, instead making work about emerging technologies such as space travel. “I’m not involved with Coca-Cola,” she once said. “I’m involved with the technical beauty of rockets.” When she did focus on advertising, it was from a critical feminist perspective. Many of Kogelnik’s works ironically draw on fashion illustration, offering a commentary on the portrayal of women in promotional media. Her career began in Europe among the abstract, expressive painters of the Art Informel movement, such as Arnulf Rainer, and peaked in America amid such Pop art pioneers as Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol.

Kiki Kogelnik

Different Opinion, 1991

Oil and acrylic on canvas and 8 ceramic masks
70 9/10 × 55 1/10 in
180 × 140 cm
This is a unique work.
Contact For Price
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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