(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear, Lichenstein Vs. Indiana, 2020
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Mixed Media

Ink on canvas, with plexiglass and mirrored stainless steel

22.00 x 22.00 x 3.00 in

55.9 x 55.9 x 7.6 cm

Edition of 9

This work comes with a Certificate of Authenticity from the gallery, and is signed by the artist on verso.

PRICE: $6,500

22.00 x 22.00 x 3.00 in

55.9 x 55.9 x 7.6 cm

Edition of 9


    About The Work

    This piece is a 22 x 22 in | 55 x 55 cm mosaic recontextualization of Roy Lichenstein's "The Ring (Engagement)" made up of thousands of small images that are Robert Indiana's famous "LOVE" work. 

    The work is part of Alex Cao's “Immortal" solo show, and it is about memories, merging the magic of antiquity with modern-day art.  This new series of mosaics features popular icons, utilizing tiny underlying images—like Frida Kahlo, the Statue of Liberty, and Robert Indiana’s LOVE logo—to create the mosaic, making for a dialogue between the two images present in the mosaic.  It is created on canvas with mirrored stainless steel, and the words immortal and stainless-steel share the same word in Chinese, offering the viewer immortality through the legendary Pop icons featured here.  The piece is an edition of 9.

    Courtesy of Robert Berry Gallery

    About Alex Cao

    • This piece is also available in a larger 42 × 42 in | 107 × 107 cm size, which is an edition of 6.

    • This work is framed.
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