Tracey Emin, ‘The Kiss Was Beautiful’, 2015, Posters, Poster on 250 gsm silk finish paper, EHC Fine Art
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Tracey Emin

The Kiss Was Beautiful, 2015

Poster on 250 gsm silk finish paper
29 1/2 × 19 3/5 in
74.9 × 49.8 cm
Edition of 500
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About the work

“Neon is emotional for everybody,” Tracey Emin has said. The feminist artist began working with …

EHC Fine Art

Limited edition of 500. Signed and dated in marker

Medium
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Excellent condition
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Hand-signed by artist, Signed in marker
Certificate of authenticity
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Frame
Not included
Publisher
Emin International
Tracey Emin
British, b. 1963
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A prominent member of the Young British Artists (YBAs), Emin works in a wide range of mediums, including film, painting, neon, embroidery, drawing, installation, and sculpture. Her work is intensely personal, revealing intimate details of her life with brutal honesty and poetic humor. She has spoken of “the narcissism behind what I do—the self, self, self—and how difficult it is for me to really share things, even though I think I am sharing all the time.” This paradoxical approach—at once audacious and confessional, narcissistic and self-deprecatory—earned Emin a nomination for the Turner Prize in 1999. Though she did not win, Emin received significant acclaim for her installation titled My Bed, which featured the artist’s unmade bed surrounded by personal items (from slippers to empty liquor bottles, cigarette butts, and condoms), exploring the allegorical qualities of a bed as a place of birth, sex, and death.

Tracey Emin, ‘The Kiss Was Beautiful’, 2015, Posters, Poster on 250 gsm silk finish paper, EHC Fine Art
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About the work

“Neon is emotional for everybody,” Tracey Emin has said. The feminist artist began working with neon gas lights in the early 1990s, using the industrial medium to share her passing thoughts and her deepest desires. With her own messy handwriting as the font, Emin’s neon sculptures and prints feature phrases that are …

EHC Fine Art

Limited edition of 500. Signed and dated in marker

Medium
Condition
Excellent condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed in marker
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Emin International
Tracey Emin
British, b. 1963
Follow

A prominent member of the Young British Artists (YBAs), Emin works in a wide range of mediums, including film, painting, neon, embroidery, drawing, installation, and sculpture. Her work is intensely personal, revealing intimate details of her life with brutal honesty and poetic humor. She has spoken of “the narcissism behind what I do—the self, self, self—and how difficult it is for me to really share things, even though I think I am sharing all the time.” This paradoxical approach—at once audacious and confessional, narcissistic and self-deprecatory—earned Emin a nomination for the Turner Prize in 1999. Though she did not win, Emin received significant acclaim for her installation titled My Bed, which featured the artist’s unmade bed surrounded by personal items (from slippers to empty liquor bottles, cigarette butts, and condoms), exploring the allegorical qualities of a bed as a place of birth, sex, and death.

Tracey Emin

The Kiss Was Beautiful, 2015

Poster on 250 gsm silk finish paper
29 1/2 × 19 3/5 in
74.9 × 49.8 cm
Edition of 500
.
Sold
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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