Art Lovers, 2006

Mixed Media

Unbound book, 72 pages

27.6 x 27.6 cm each

Edition of 270

This work is numbered.

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27.6 x 27.6 cm each

Edition of 270


    About The Work

    Each plate of this unbound book superimposes two layers: a photographic portrait taken by the artist himself and a word outline cut into a black surface. The portrait is covered by the black layer and the frame of shape of the word creates a fragmented portrait seen through a keyhole. In Art Lovers , there is a great mystery and obscurity by the indistinguishable, vague elements. It is up to the viewer to infer their subjects and reconstitute the portraits based on sparse and vague elements. The 31 “ Art Lovers” in question were photographed by Robert Barry himself.

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    About Robert Barry

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    • This work is a limited edition of 270 numbered copies + 30 APs.

    • The quoted dimensions are for each page. The slipcase measures 28.8 x 28.8 x 2.5 cm.
    • Ships in 10 to 14 business days from Belgium.
    • This work is final sale and not eligible for return.
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