21 April 2016

Richard Prince: The Joke Is In The ‘Re-telling’ At Sadie Coles HQ

Sadie Coles HQ is currently presenting an oeuvre of twelve works by the great American appropriation artist Richard Prince. ‘Cartoon Over Cartoon’ is a reprisal of the artist’s preoccupation with jokes and cartoons, and shares a relationship with the artist’s ‘Hippie Drawings’ from the late eighties. Prince’s practice is appropriation. As the inventor of Re-photography […]

14 April 2016

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Richard Prince: Cartoon Over Cartoon, Painterly Appropriations At Sadie Coles HQ

Sadie Coles presents the master of appropriation Richard Prince, ‘Cartoon Over Cartoon’ is a reprisal of the artist’s work with jokes and cartoons via collage and the re-contextualisation of the nude in painting. As well as the artist’s infamy gained via the appropriation of images, and Prince’s creation of ‘Re-photography’, the artist has spent a […]