Robert Longo, ‘Untitled (Janet from the Men in the Cities series)’, 1981-2016, Roseberys
Robert Longo, ‘Untitled (Janet from the Men in the Cities series)’, 1981-2016, Roseberys
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Robert Longo

Untitled (Janet from the Men in the Cities series), 1981-2016

Archival pigment print in colours
17 9/10 × 14 1/10 in
45.5 × 35.8 cm
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Published by Texte zur Kunst, Robert Longo's Men in the Cities drawings were inspired by a …

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Published by Texte zur Kunst, Robert Longo's Men in the Cities drawings were inspired by a scene in Fassbinder's experimental noir The American Soldier, wherein a character who is shot appears suspended in a sublime moment of violence. Here, Longo contributes to Texte zur Kunst's edition program with a …

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Signed dated 1981-2016 and numbered 36/100 in black pen
Robert Longo
American, b. 1953
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Robert Longo burst onto the New York art scene as a brash 25-year-old with “Men in the Cities,” his …

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Robert Longo burst onto the New York art scene as a brash 25-year-old with “Men in the Cities,” his iconic 1983 large-scale charcoal drawings of businessmen posing in uncanny contortions. “I always imagine that I want to make art that is going to kill you,” he said in 1984. “Whether it’s going to do it visually or …

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Robert Longo, ‘Untitled (Janet from the Men in the Cities series)’, 1981-2016, Roseberys
Robert Longo, ‘Untitled (Janet from the Men in the Cities series)’, 1981-2016, Roseberys
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About the work
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Published by Texte zur Kunst, Robert Longo's Men in the Cities drawings were inspired by a …

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Published by Texte zur Kunst, Robert Longo's Men in the Cities drawings were inspired by a scene in Fassbinder's experimental noir The American Soldier, wherein a character who is shot appears suspended in a sublime moment of violence. Here, Longo contributes to Texte zur Kunst's edition program with a …

Read more
Signature
Signed dated 1981-2016 and numbered 36/100 in black pen
Robert Longo
American, b. 1953
Follow

Robert Longo burst onto the New York art scene as a brash 25-year-old with “Men in the Cities,” his …

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Robert Longo burst onto the New York art scene as a brash 25-year-old with “Men in the Cities,” his iconic 1983 large-scale charcoal drawings of businessmen posing in uncanny contortions. “I always imagine that I want to make art that is going to kill you,” he said in 1984. “Whether it’s going to do it visually or …

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Robert Longo

Untitled (Janet from the Men in the Cities series), 1981-2016

Archival pigment print in colours
17 9/10 × 14 1/10 in
45.5 × 35.8 cm
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