Matthew Weinstein, ‘Moons (after Raymond Roussel)’, 2017, Carolina Nitsch Contemporary Art
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Moons (after Raymond Roussel), 2017

Hand painted Sumi ink with screen print on Coventry rag 335gsm paper
58 1/2 × 33 1/2 in
148.6 × 85.1 cm
Edition of 18
This is part of a limited edition set.
$6,000
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About the work
Provenance
Carolina Nitsch Contemporary Art
New York

In 1934, an edition of Raymond Roussel's epic non-narrative poem, New Impressions of Africa, …

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Print
Condition
Mint condition, new.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed, dated, numbered in pencil recto
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Matthew Weinstein
American, b. 1964
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Matthew Weinstein makes 3-D musical animations that he calls “animated cabarets.” Starting with a script and song lyrics, Weinstein develops characters, conceptualizes the sets and animation, selects actors, and assembles a band for the soundtrack. With these elements are in place, he produces the animation. Weinstein then uses the digital environments he has created for the animations as the basis for traditional paintings and photographs. Weinstein’s interest lies in the increasingly blurred boundary between the real and the imaginary, art and entertainment.

Matthew Weinstein, ‘Moons (after Raymond Roussel)’, 2017, Carolina Nitsch Contemporary Art
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About the work
Provenance
Carolina Nitsch Contemporary Art
New York

In 1934, an edition of Raymond Roussel's epic non-narrative poem, New Impressions of Africa, was published with a series of illustrations. In Roussel's prose and poetry, one imagines de Chirico-esque vacancies populated by impossible machines and humans performing unmotivated actions. The illustrator was Henri …

Medium
Print
Condition
Mint condition, new.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed, dated, numbered in pencil recto
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Matthew Weinstein
American, b. 1964
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Matthew Weinstein makes 3-D musical animations that he calls “animated cabarets.” Starting with a script and song lyrics, Weinstein develops characters, conceptualizes the sets and animation, selects actors, and assembles a band for the soundtrack. With these elements are in place, he produces the animation. Weinstein then uses the digital environments he has created for the animations as the basis for traditional paintings and photographs. Weinstein’s interest lies in the increasingly blurred boundary between the real and the imaginary, art and entertainment.

Moons (after Raymond Roussel), 2017

Hand painted Sumi ink with screen print on Coventry rag 335gsm paper
58 1/2 × 33 1/2 in
148.6 × 85.1 cm
Edition of 18
This is part of a limited edition set.
$6,000
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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