Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Jack Pierson

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Celebrated for his evocative and often intimate depictions of the various stages of human life, Jack Pierson is a photographer, painter and installation artist – his Self-Portrait series is among his most acclaimed photography and features a range of male models photographed at different stages in life - from childhood to old age - to create an overall fake diaristic timeline of one man’s life.
 
« I think everybody, whether you are artistic or not, somehow gets drawn to letterforms or symbols. »
Jack Pierson
Asides from his photography, Pierson is known for his word sculptures; using various found objects such as road signs, or signs from old diners and junkyards, Pierson places the mismatched letters together to create a sign depicting a singular word or phrase that takes on an entirely new meaning – often vibrant in colour and emanating traces of the origins of the signage, these word sculptures carry references of both Minimalism and Pop.
 
« I see people as actors in this picture frame somehow, rather than trying to make a psychological portrait of them. »
Jack Pierson

Alongside Mark Morrisroe and Nan Golding, Pierson is considered to be a member of Boston School, a photography club that began capturing casual and candid photographs of one another from the early 198 Read More

Jack Pierson

Stardust, 2012

Photography

C-Print

EUR 650

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Contemporary art describes avant-garde or innovative art created in the recent past or the present day. The date describing the beginning of contemporary art varies by the institutions which exhibit the style. The museums often date the era based on their founding year.

Allen JONES | Box | Lithograph available for sale on composition gallery

Allen Jones

Box, 1980

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Lithograph

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Sonia DELAUNAY | Grande icône | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Sonia Delaunay

Grande Icône, 1970-1975

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Etching

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Javacheff CHRISTO | The Umbrellas | Offset Print available for sale on composition gallery

Javacheff Christo

The Umbrellas, 1987

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Offset Print

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Robert RAUSCHENBERG | Plate from Photogravures Suite 1 | Photogravure available for sale on composition gallery

Robert Rauschenberg

Plate From Photogravures Suite 1, 1983

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