A guest curated exhibition by Emma Poole, owner of Opus, UK.
“In visual arts, appropriation refers to the borrowing or recycling of objects and materials and re-contextualising them to create something new. Perhaps most famous of all appropriation artists is Marcel Duchamp, who introduced the idea of the ready made, and the Pop artists, who re-purposed images from popular culture and elevated everyday objects from low to high art.”
Andy Warhol | Campbell’s Soup I: Chicken Noodle | Hamilton-Selway Fine Art
Richard Prince | Untitled from (Cowboys & Girlfriends) | Kenneth A. Friedman & Co.
Claes Oldenburg | Sculpture in the Form of a Bicycle Saddle | Gregg Shienbaum Fine Art
Barbara Kruger | You’re Right (And You Know it and So Should Everyone Else) | Joseph K. Levene Fine Art
Peter Blake | I Love You (White Diamond Dust) | Opus
Roy Lichtenstein | Crying Girl | Denis Bloch Fine Art
Thomas Ruff | NUDE STANDING | GallArt.com
Gerhard Richter | Graphit | Hafenrichter Gallery
Jeff Koons | Split-Rocker Vase | Vogtle Contemporary