David Shrigley

David Shrigley

by David Shrigley, Amada Cruz, Russell Ferguson, Russell Ferguson, Amada Cruz
     
 

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Best known for his childlike drawings, which have appeared in books and British newspapers, Glasgow-based artist David Shrigley also creates sculptures, photographs, and paintings, all employing black humor as a strategy for getting along in an absurd world. This publication accompanies an exhibition organized by the Center for Curatorial Studies Museum, Bard College.

Overview

Best known for his childlike drawings, which have appeared in books and British newspapers, Glasgow-based artist David Shrigley also creates sculptures, photographs, and paintings, all employing black humor as a strategy for getting along in an absurd world. This publication accompanies an exhibition organized by the Center for Curatorial Studies Museum, Bard College.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781931493093
Publisher:
Bard College Publications Office
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Pages:
88
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

David Shrigley was born in 1968 in Macclesfield, in the United Kingdom. Now based in Glasgow, Scotland, he has shown his work in solo exhibitions at the Camden Arts Center in London; the Hammer Museum at the University of California, Los Angeles; Anton Kern Gallery in New York; and the Bard Center for Curatorial Studies in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.

Amada Cruz is the director of the Center for Curatorial Studies Museum, Bard College, New York.

Russell Ferguson is a respected curator and writer. Formerly Associate Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, he is now the Chief Curator at the UCLA Hammer Museum.

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