Nancy Fouts, ‘Watch Out’, 2018, Sculpture, Rhino: fibreglass rhino (fire retardant) with internal armature Finish: Toupret Murex covering with texture applied. Eye’s cast in clear embedding resin. Painted in oil paint glaze., Tusk Benefit Auction
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Nancy Fouts

Watch Out, 2018

Rhino: fibreglass rhino (fire retardant) with internal armature Finish: Toupret Murex covering with texture applied. Eye’s cast in clear embedding resin. Painted in oil paint glaze.
57 9/10 × 74 4/5 × 23 3/5 in
147 × 190 × 60 cm
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Tusk Benefit Auction

With her fresh approach to ordinary objects, surrealist artist Nancy Fouts changes the way the …

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Nancy Fouts
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American-born artist Nancy Fouts is well known for her innovative and playful creations which distort and play with reality.

In her work the multimedia artist brings together unexpected objects, creatures and symbols with stunning results. Her subversive and witty imagination has inspired works across a broad range of media and themes, producing bizarre juxtapositions of everyday objects, wickedly funny taxidermy sculptures, and even giving Old Master paintings a surreal twist.

Nancy Fouts has been creating artworks since she moved to live in London in the 1960s when she graduated from Chelsea School of Art and then attended the Royal College of Art.

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Nancy Fouts, ‘Watch Out’, 2018, Sculpture, Rhino: fibreglass rhino (fire retardant) with internal armature Finish: Toupret Murex covering with texture applied. Eye’s cast in clear embedding resin. Painted in oil paint glaze., Tusk Benefit Auction
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With her fresh approach to ordinary objects, surrealist artist Nancy Fouts changes the way the viewer perceives everyday life. The juxtaposition between shock and naivety tilts the original meaning of the object used on its head to such an extent that its original meaning becomes obsolete and a new significance is …

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Signature
Signed
Image rights
Courtesy of the artist and Tusk.
Nancy Fouts
American
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American-born artist Nancy Fouts is well known for her innovative and playful creations which distort and play with reality.

In her work the multimedia artist brings together unexpected objects, creatures and symbols with stunning results. Her subversive and witty imagination has inspired works across a broad range of media and themes, producing bizarre juxtapositions of everyday objects, wickedly funny taxidermy sculptures, and even giving Old Master paintings a surreal twist.

Nancy Fouts has been creating artworks since she moved to live in London in the 1960s when she graduated from Chelsea School of Art and then attended the Royal College of Art.

Nancy Fouts

Watch Out, 2018

Rhino: fibreglass rhino (fire retardant) with internal armature Finish: Toupret Murex covering with texture applied. Eye’s cast in clear embedding resin. Painted in oil paint glaze.
57 9/10 × 74 4/5 × 23 3/5 in
147 × 190 × 60 cm
.
Bidding closed
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