The instant portraits, taken by the thousands over the years, became an integral part of his painting process
The grid, the repitition, the composition...the rhythmic quality of Lukacs' polaroids have a compelling quality that allows them to transcend their initial purpose as preparatory work for his paintings.
outsized monster heads and contorted trees that could be modeled from illustrations to a children’s ghost story
At nearly 400 pages, and with a wealth of color plates, this enormous new monograph from JRP|Ringier surveys all of these works and more, taking full stock of Rondinone’s prolific activity over the past dozen years.
Hors de Commerce is an unlimited edition that can be printed and reprinted into perpetuity.
"Hors de Commerce
Also known as HC prints. Prints not equal in quality to the edition that may have minor flaws. These usually aren't signed and are canceled in some way, such as a hole in a corner or a stamp indicating they are not for sale. These prints are used by sales people to show to potential clients."