L'œuvre Bianco Bichon (Bichon blanc) - Centre Pompidou

L'œuvre

Bianco Bichon (Bichon blanc)

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Crédit photographique : © Philippe Migeat - Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI /Dist. RMN-GP
© Ida Tursic & Wilfried Mille

À propos de l'œuvre

Ida Tursic & Wilfried Mille

Bianco Bichon

(Bichon blanc)

(Bichon blanc)

2017

Huile sur panneau de bois découpé fixé sur socle

151,5 x 124 x 21,5 cm

Inscriptions :S.T.D.sur le socle. : Ida Tursic & Wilfried Mille, Bianco Bichon, 2017

Achat, 2017

Numéro d'inventaire : AM 2017-364

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Description for the presentation 2018 in the National Museum of Modern Art

Painter duo Ida Tursic & Wilfried Mille “digest” media images, recycling them in large, colourful canvases, abstract or figurative, that interrogate the profusion of the contemporary images. This work is part of a reflection on the iconic in art. The little white dog known as the bichon was a favourite of painters from Albrecht Dürer to Gustave Courbet before becoming a symbol of kitsch, a victim of its own popularity. Here it has been painted on wood, cut out, and mounted on a small block to be shown as a sculpture whoseunfinished wooden back remains visible. The exaggerated size and serio...

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