Philip Taaffe, ‘Ornamental Panel I’, 2011, Print, Screenprint, Luhring Augustine
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Philip Taaffe

Ornamental Panel I, 2011

Screenprint
47 1/8 × 36 1/4 in
119.7 × 92.1 cm
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Location
Tribeca, New York, Brooklyn, New York
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© Philip Taaffe; Courtesy of the artist and Luhring Augustine, New York.
Philip Taaffe
American, b. 1955
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Philip Taaffe's visually exuberant, intricate work celebrates man's ritualistic impulses toward image making, borrowing widely from world culture motifs like Northwest Coast Indian masks, Islamic ornamentation, and Japanese perforated screens. Known for its elaborate sampling of methods (a single work may use collage, monotype, relief printing, marbling, gilding, silk-screening, and the gestures of Action painting), Taaffe's art is founded on his belief that painting should be a synthesis of visual forces rather than the ruptures sought by modernism. References include Op Art, abstract artists Jackson Pollock and Robert Rauschenberg, the 1970s Pattern and Decoration movement, and 1980s appropriation art.

Philip Taaffe, ‘Ornamental Panel I’, 2011, Print, Screenprint, Luhring Augustine
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About the work
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© Philip Taaffe; Courtesy of the artist and Luhring Augustine, New York.
Philip Taaffe
American, b. 1955
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Philip Taaffe's visually exuberant, intricate work celebrates man's ritualistic impulses toward image making, borrowing widely from world culture motifs like Northwest Coast Indian masks, Islamic ornamentation, and Japanese perforated screens. Known for its elaborate sampling of methods (a single work may use collage, monotype, relief printing, marbling, gilding, silk-screening, and the gestures of Action painting), Taaffe's art is founded on his belief that painting should be a synthesis of visual forces rather than the ruptures sought by modernism. References include Op Art, abstract artists Jackson Pollock and Robert Rauschenberg, the 1970s Pattern and Decoration movement, and 1980s appropriation art.

Philip Taaffe

Ornamental Panel I, 2011

Screenprint
47 1/8 × 36 1/4 in
119.7 × 92.1 cm
Contact For Price
Location
Tribeca, New York, Brooklyn, New York
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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