Wes Lang, ‘Blanket III’, 2013, Other, Wool, EHC Fine Art Gallery Auction
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Wes Lang

Blanket III, 2013

Wool
78 7/10 × 59 1/10 in
200 × 150 cm
Edition of 300
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EHC Fine Art Gallery Auction

Indigofera team up with critically acclaimed Brooklyn based urban artist Wes Lang for a set of …

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Wes Lang
American, b. 1972
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Wes Lang, who was employed at a tattoo shop in his youth, draws from a range of influences and sources for his practice, including Philip Guston, Martin Kippenberger, and Cy Twombly. His works are gatherings and reconfigurations of American imagery and iconography, commonly featuring flags, skulls, cowboys, and eagles. He also incorporates clippings of found images from newspapers and pornographic magazines in his work. Lang explains: “I like to take American history and then completely ignore it…It comes out of criticism and great love.” Works like The Promised Land (2005) and Tits and Flags (2008) demonstrate Lang’s ability to reference historical narratives or utopian visions without presenting an explicit narrative in the work itself.

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Indigofera team up with critically acclaimed Brooklyn based urban artist Wes Lang for a set of incredible special edition 100% Wool Prima blankets. After seeing Lang’s work at the infamous urban art Gallery V1 in Copenhagen, Indigofera co-founder Mats Andersson was instantly taken. He was fortunate enough to meet the …

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Wes Lang
American, b. 1972
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Wes Lang, who was employed at a tattoo shop in his youth, draws from a range of influences and sources for his practice, including Philip Guston, Martin Kippenberger, and Cy Twombly. His works are gatherings and reconfigurations of American imagery and iconography, commonly featuring flags, skulls, cowboys, and eagles. He also incorporates clippings of found images from newspapers and pornographic magazines in his work. Lang explains: “I like to take American history and then completely ignore it…It comes out of criticism and great love.” Works like The Promised Land (2005) and Tits and Flags (2008) demonstrate Lang’s ability to reference historical narratives or utopian visions without presenting an explicit narrative in the work itself.

Wes Lang

Blanket III, 2013

Wool
78 7/10 × 59 1/10 in
200 × 150 cm
Edition of 300
.
Bidding closed
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