Kim Rugg, ‘Keep Britain Tidy’, 2019-2020, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Discarded litter on paper, Mark Moore Fine Art
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Kim Rugg

Keep Britain Tidy, 2019-2020

Discarded litter on paper
33 1/10 × 68 9/10 in
84 × 175 cm
.
$10,000
Ships from Orange, CA, US
Shipping: $500 domestic, $500 rest of world
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Los Angeles, Orange
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Mark Moore Fine Art
Los Angeles, Orange

ARTIST STATEMENT: "The title is the name of a long standing campaign against litter. The …

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Hand-signed by artist, Signed and dated Verso
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The Quilt Series
Kim Rugg
Canadian, b. 1963
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Multimedia artist Kim Rugg dismantles everything from newspapers to cereal boxes to postage stamps—only to put them back together in new arrangements. Her process, which is one of collage and reappropriation, often results in works that wryly subvert authority: front-page stories are reduced to gibberish, two-dimensional advertisements suddenly take up physical space. Begun at the Royal College of Art in London, where the artist still lives, Rugg’s rearranging of mediated information is as funny as it is rebellious. Her works are included in the permanent collections of the National Gallery in London and the Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego.

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Mark Moore Fine Art
Los Angeles, Orange

ARTIST STATEMENT: "The title is the name of a long standing campaign against litter. The inspiration to use the Union Jack imagery came from my feeling that the country is covered in rubbish. All the litter was collected over months of walking with my dog and has been washed and sorted by colour. It is mostly …

Medium
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and dated Verso
Frame
Not included
Series
The Quilt Series
Kim Rugg
Canadian, b. 1963
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Multimedia artist Kim Rugg dismantles everything from newspapers to cereal boxes to postage stamps—only to put them back together in new arrangements. Her process, which is one of collage and reappropriation, often results in works that wryly subvert authority: front-page stories are reduced to gibberish, two-dimensional advertisements suddenly take up physical space. Begun at the Royal College of Art in London, where the artist still lives, Rugg’s rearranging of mediated information is as funny as it is rebellious. Her works are included in the permanent collections of the National Gallery in London and the Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego.

Kim Rugg

Keep Britain Tidy, 2019-2020

Discarded litter on paper
33 1/10 × 68 9/10 in
84 × 175 cm
.
$10,000
Ships from Orange, CA, US
Shipping: $500 domestic, $500 rest of world
Location
Los Angeles, Orange
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