Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Muniz

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Vik Muniz is a photographer and artist from Brazil. He was originally a sculptor, but grew increasingly interested in the artistic photographs that were being taken of his work. Vik Muniz now focuses his artistic talents completely on photography, and uses a number of unconventional items such as diamonds, garbage and chocolate syrup to create images that depict certain events in history and pop culture.
 
« The first five minutes in Gramacho is really overwhelming because all of your senses are being attacked. »
Vik Muniz
Vik Muniz got his start in art in a rather unique way. He was working in advertising as a teenager, and on his way back from a formal gala, he tried to break up a street fight. One of the the men accidentally shot him in the leg, and paid Muniz not to press charges against him. Vik Muniz then moved to New York, where he worked in an art studio his friend lent him and began sculpting.
 
« Drawing is not only a way to come up with pictures: drawing is a way to educate your eye to understand visual information, organizing it into a more hierarchical way, a more economical way. »
Vik Muniz

Vik Muniz is very popular with art enthusiasts, and his Rio de Janeiro's MAM was second in attendance only to Picasso's exhibits. Vik Muniz was also part of the documentary Wastelan Read More

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Vik Muniz

Vireo On Barbed Wire, 1995

Photography

Photograph

USD 6,200

Vik Muniz

Bullfinch And Weeping Cherry, 2010

Photography

C-Print

EUR 6,500

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What is appropriation?

What is appropriation?

The use of images or pre-existing objects with application of little or completely no transformation to them. It has played a very significant role in the history of visual, musical, performing and literary arts. In visual arts for instance, to appropriate means properly adopting, sampling, recycling or borrowing aspects(even entire form) of artificial visual culture.

Thomas DEMAND | Bullion | Lambda print available for sale on kunzt gallery

Thomas Demand

Bullion, 2003

Limited Edition Print

Lambda Print

EUR 4,250

Katharina GROSSE | Cokeypane (set of 2) | Lithograph available for sale on kunzt gallery

Katharina Grosse

Cokeypane (set Of 2), 2011

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 10,700

Joe BRADLEY | Untitled | Ink available for sale on kunzt gallery

Joe Bradley

Untitled, 2014

Limited Edition Print

Ink

USD 1,500

Damien HIRST | H4-7 Ryoanji | Mixed Media available for sale on kunzt gallery

Damien Hirst

H4-7 Ryoanji, 2020

Limited Edition Print

Mixed Media

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