Untitled (Vea) , 2011 - Dr. Lakra
About the Work
About Untitled (Vea)
Dr Lakra creates a tension between the beauty of the subject in a vintage print and the new "tattoos" that he has penned onto her skin. Her mysterious, faraway gaze is subverted and made grotesque by the addition of a ...Read More
Dr Lakra creates a tension between the beauty of the subject in a vintage print and the new "tattoos" that he has penned onto her skin. Her mysterious, faraway gaze is subverted and made grotesque by the addition of a Kiss mask and a body sleeve, which Dr Lakra inks on her likeness as if the paper of the canvas is a human skin.Read Less
About the Artist
About Dr. Lakra
Dr. Lakra was the subject of a solo exhibition earlier this year at the Drawing Center in New York, which followed a show of his work at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston in 2010. He has exhibited widely throughout Mexico, the United States, and Europe at venues such as the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Oaxaca (MACO), Oaxaca, Mexico; Tate Modern, London, England; Matthew Marks Gallery in New York, NY; Galerie Chantel Crousel in Paris, France; and Andrew Kreps Gallery in New York, NY. Read Less
DescriptionArchival inkjet print.
AuthenticationSigned and numbered by the artist on recto.
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