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Alex Prager
Face in the Crowd Film Strip #2

2013

$15,000

About

Alex Prager’s photographs are staged, theatrical and cinematic. They are inspired by classic Hollywood cinema and experimental films; popular culture; and a mix of fashion and street photography. Prager taps into a shared cultural memory to create images that are familiar yet strange. The characters, clothing, hairstyles and poses are all carefully chosen by the artist to convey a range of time periods from mid-century to present. The ambiguity of the time period is further complicated by the fact that the scenario could be happening in today’s world. This conveys a sense of timelessness and nostalgia while also creating a world that borders between fiction and reality. Prager’s Face in the Crowd Film Strip #2 assembles a selection of stills from the artist’s renowned film of the same title, which explores the duality of individual and group narratives within a crowd and the emotional and psychological affects that result from being immersed within a group of people.

Details

  • Creator
    Alex Prager (1979, American)
  • Creation Year
    2013
  • Dimensions
    Height: 48.94 in (124.31 cm)Width: 23.94 in (60.81 cm)Depth: 1.75 in (4.45 cm)
  • More Editions & Sizes
    Edition of 6Price: $15,000
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  • Condition
  • Gallery Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: LM185711stDibs: LU94438596922

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