Rebecca Warren
Collection
Monographs & Artists’ Books
Edited by
Beatrix Ruf
Author(s)
Carl Freedman
Gregorio Magnani
Beatrix Ruf
Rebecca Warren

Edition
English / German
July 2005
ISBN: 978-3-905701-33-3
Hardcover, 205 x 255 mm
96 pages
Images 30 color / 0 b/w
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First monograph

Large-size figures of unfired clay, that grotesquely exaggerate the characteristic traits and trademarks of female sexuality such as breasts, calves, and buttocks, have made a name for British artist Rebecca Warren.

Warren's œuvre frankly references a veritable array of masters from the history of art: Degas, Rodin, Boccioni, Picasso, Fontana, the German Expressionists and Neo-Expressionists as well as cultural figures such as Robert Crumb. It also brings to mind works by Martin Kippenberger, Fischli & Weiss' clay sculptures, and the hostile and eye-catching aggressiveness but substantive subtlety of Sarah Lucas' works. Rebecca Warren's art likewise unites popular culture and advanced civilization, feminist and psychological debate.

Published with the Kunsthalle Zürich.
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