Nobody Puts Baby In The Corner, 2009 - Deborah Kass

About the Work

About Nobody Puts Baby In The Corner

Based on an oil painting by Deborah Kass, this screenprint features the words "Nobody Puts Baby in the Corner," a line from the 1987 movie Dirty Dancing. The words featured in Kass's ebullient and colorful Feel Good Paintings for ...Read More
Based on an oil painting by Deborah Kass, this screenprint features the words "Nobody Puts Baby in the Corner," a line from the 1987 movie Dirty Dancing. The words featured in Kass's ebullient and colorful Feel Good Paintings for Feel Bad Times come from other sources— mainly music, quotations, and other works of art— and they explore the intersection of politics, popular culture, art history, and the self.Read Less

About the Artist

About Deborah Kass

Artist Deborah Kass finds inspiration in artists like Andy Warhol, Ellsworth Kelly, Frank Stella, Ed Ruscha, Bruce Nauman and Louise Bourgeois from whom she borrows ...

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Artist Deborah Kass finds inspiration in artists like Andy Warhol, Ellsworth Kelly, Frank Stella, Ed Ruscha, Bruce Nauman and Louise Bourgeois from whom she borrows words and deliberately appropriates styles. Her current body of work, Feel Good Paintings for Feel Bad Times, illustrates lyrics from Broadway show tunes, pop music, and classic American songs. These paintings convey positive messages in celebration of the middle class and American culture. Kass chose Broadway as a reference point because she finds it definitively American, optimistic, and personal.

One of her most famous series, the Warhol Project from 1992—2000, employs Warhol's style to celebrate Kass's personal heroes, including singer Barbra Streisand and artists Cindy Sherman and Elizabeth Murray.

Click here to read our interview with Deborah Kass about Warhol, painting, and trading art with Chuck Close.

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Nobody Puts Baby In The Corner, 2009

Deborah Kass

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Size Price
20.00" x 20.00" $2,000
Edition of 40

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Description

7-color screenprint on 4-ply museum board

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