Arno by Jenny Holzer contemporary-artwork
 

Customer Reviews

Purchased this product? Share your experience! Click Here to add your review.

Arno by Jenny Holzer

Jenny Holzer is most famous for her series of Truisms, short maxims, sometimes serious, sometimes ironic, that she writes or appropriates to comment on contemporary culture. Her first Truisms from the 1970s were printed in black ink on white posters and wheat-pasted around New York, but later she incorporated modern technology, displaying her texts on LED screens. This LED, essentially erotic poetry, encapsulates notions of violence and desperation spinning out of control. These emotionally-charged phrases, such as “I SHOW YOU/ I FEEL YOU/I ASK YOU/I DON’T ASK/I DON’T WAIT/I WON’T ASK YOU/I CAN’T TELL/I LIE” project feelings of deception and pain.

Product Specifications

Sold By
Artspace Marketplace  
Category
Artwork  
Style
Contemporary 
Sponsored Products
Jenny Foster 'Best Friends' Framed Print Art
Overstock.com
Jenny Foster 'Best Friends' Canvas Art
Overstock.com
Jenny Gray's 'At The Harbor' Canvas Gallery Wrap Art
Overstock.com
Jenny Foster 'Looking for Trouble' Framed Art Print
Overstock.com
Keywords
none  
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™