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Prelude 82: Pig perched on a pedestal, inscribed w/ text from poem by Wordsworth
By Paul Katz
Located in Hudson, NY
Prelude 82 & 100 (Black and White Sculpture of Piglet Perched on a Pedestal) by Paul Katz Plaster, sand, & paint on found object Prelude #82 (Pedestal) measures 7.5 x 4 x 4 inches Pr...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Sculptures

Materials

Plaster, Paint, Found Objects

Selection from Living 1980 -1982, Heliogravure, Text Art by Jenny Holzer
By Jenny Holzer
Located in London, GB
JENNY HOLZER Selection from Living 1980 -1982, 1999 Heliogravure, on Zerkall rag paper Signed and numbered from the edition of 99 Plate: 37.0 x 55.5 cm (14.6 x 21.9 in) Sheet: 44.5...
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1990s Contemporary More Prints

Materials

Photogravure

Rare 1915 Early 20c Century Ketubah Hand Written Text NYC Hebrew Publishing co.
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Vintage Jewish marriage contract, Most likely printed in the USA or Germany. Used in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, hand dated 1921. A rare early American judaic piece. Printed in gold an...
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Early 20th Century Gothic More Art

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Paper, Ink

Large Abstract Expressionist Feminist Lithograph Incorporating Text ''FMSWNL''
By Joan Snyder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
''FMSWNL'' from edition of 100. Pencil signed and dated. Joan Snyder, (born April 16, 1940), is an American painter from New York. She is a MacArthur Fellow, a Guggenheim Fellow, ...
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1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Lithograph

Sanctuary- text art, gold frame
Located in Miami, FL
The artist’s specialty consists of calligrams or images created out of text achieved in large part by her fascination with drawing. Salas statement is that drawing is a complete art ...
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2010s Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Ink

Angelo Sculpture Calligram- text art, gold frame
Located in Miami, FL
Canvas calligram very limited 3 pieces edition Piece 1/3 SOLD Piece 2/3 Available upon request 3 weeks creation time Piece 3/3 Available upon request 3 weeks creation time same si...
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2010s Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Untitled [Kiss] -- Artek Stool 60, Chair, Furniture, Text Art by Barbara Kruger
By Barbara Kruger
Located in London, GB
BARBARA KRUGER Untitled [Kiss], 2019 Stackable 3-legged Artek Stool 60 Designed by Alvar Aalto A collaboration between Barbara Kruger and Artek Numbered from the edition of 300 Wit...
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2010s Pop Art More Art

Materials

Wood

Calligram of Goddess Diana- text art, gold frame
Located in Miami, FL
Canvas calligram very limited 3 pieces edition Piece 1/3 SOLD Piece 2/3 Available upon request 3 weeks creation time Piece 3/3 Available upon request 3 weeks creation time same si...
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2010s Figurative Paintings

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Canvas

Inflammatory Essays -- Sculpture, Pewter, Text Art by Jenny Holzer
By Jenny Holzer
Located in London, GB
JENNY HOLZER Inflammatory Essays: Shriek When the Pain Hits During Interrogation, 1996 Pewter multiple with engraved text With the artist's incised signature and numbering verso Fr...
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1990s Contemporary Abstract Sculptures

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Metal

Etc. -- Print, Lithograph, Text Art by Ed Ruscha
By Ed Ruscha
Located in London, GB
ED RUSCHA Etc., 1991 Lithograph in colors, on Rives BFK paper Signed, dated and numbered from the edition of 50 Printed by Hamilton Press, Venice, California Published by Creative ...
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1990s Contemporary More Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Light -- Print, Linocut, Text Art, Contemporary by David Shrigley
By David Shrigley
Located in London, GB
DAVID SHRIGLEY Light, 2017 Linocut printed in black, on wove Signed and numbered from the edition of 100 Sheet: 75.0 x 56.0 cm (29.5 x 22.0 in)
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2010s Contemporary More Prints

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Linocut

Calligram of Medusa Splashing her pain away- text art, gold frame
Located in Miami, FL
Canvas calligram very limited 3 pieces edition Piece 1/3 SOLD Piece 2/3 Available upon request 3 weeks creation time Piece 3/3 Available upon request 3 weeks creation time same siz...
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2010s Figurative Paintings

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Canvas

Untitled -- Screen Print, Fire, Text Art by David Shrigley
By David Shrigley
Located in London, GB
DAVID SHRIGLEY Untitled, 2019 Screenprint in colours, on Somerset Tub Sized 410gsm Signed, dated and numbered from the edition of 125 Sheet: 76.0 × 56.0 cm (29.9 × 22.0 in)
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2010s Contemporary More Prints

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Screen

Raw -- Print, Screen Print, Text Art, Contemporary Art by Ed Ruscha
By Ed Ruscha
Located in London, GB
ED RUSCHA Raw, 1971 Screenprint with varnish overlay, on Louvain Opaque Cover paper Signed, dated and numbered from the edition of 90 (there were also 10 artist's proofs) Printed b...
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1970s Contemporary More Prints

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Screen

Untitled -- Screen Print, Crayons, Text Art by David Shrigley
By David Shrigley
Located in London, GB
DAVID SHRIGLEY Untitled, 2020 Screenprint in colours, on Somerset Tub Sized 410gsm paper Signed, dated and numbered from the edition of 125 Published by Stephen Friedman Gallery She...
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2010s Contemporary More Prints

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Screen

Texting
By Cindy Shaoul
Located in New York, NY
An edgy depiction of a woman leaning against a wall in a back alley looking at her cell phone texting. This piece captures the essence of New York City. The woman is wearing black su...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

  • Texting
  • Texting
  • Texting
  • Texting
H 24 in. W 24 in. D 1.5 in.
Torture Is Barbaric -- Print, Postcards, Text Art, Truisms by Jenny Holzer
By Jenny Holzer
Located in London, GB
JENNY HOLZER Truisms [Torture Is Barbaric], after 1994 Screenprint on balsa wood multiple with text from the Survival (1983-1985) and Truisms (1977-1979) series Published by Fotofol...
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1990s Pop Art More Prints

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Screen

[Wittgenstein Untitled] -- Screen Print, Glass, Text Art by Joseph Kosuth
By Joseph Kosuth
Located in London, GB
JOSEPH KOSUTH [Wittgenstein Untitled], 1991 Screenprint on glass in the artist's designated frame Signed and numbered from the edition of 75 on a paper label affixed to the reverse...
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1990s Conceptual More Prints

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Glass, Screen

Giant Pandas -- Screen Print, Animals, Text Art by Rob Pruitt
By Rob Pruitt
Located in London, GB
ROB PRUITT Giant Pandas Spend About 12 Hours a Day Eating Up to 15 Kilograms of Bamboo. Bamboo is Rich in Protein as Well as Fibre, Which is Why They Poop Up to 50 Times a Day! Somet...
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2010s Contemporary Animal Prints

Materials

Screen

Move Fast- Contemporary Pop Art Collaged Text Painting
By Amy Smith
Located in Gilroy, CA
"Move Fast, Break Shit," is a contemporary take on a pop art collage painting on canvas by LA based street artist Amy Smith. She is prominent in the LA art scene with her bold activi...
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2010s Pop Art Mixed Media

Materials

Mixed Media, Spray Paint, Acrylic, Canvas

Text Tonic
By Alice Teichert
Located in Bloomfield, ON
Translucent layers of periwinkle, blue and steel-grey compose the background of this rich and energetic painting. Dragged horizontally across the canvas are thick bands of black, whi...
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2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Crayon, Acrylic

I Blame the Internet -- Screen Print, Text Art, Contemporary by Jeremy Deller
By Jeremy Deller
Located in London, GB
JEREMY DELLER I Blame the Internet, 2014 Screenprint on mirrored cardstock Signed and numbered from the edition of 150 verso Produced by K2, London Sheet: 45.0 x 64.0 cm (17.7 x 25....
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2010s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Screen

Text Message
Located in Greenwich, CT
A man and woman in costume, looking at a phone.
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2010s Realist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Wood, Oil

Text Message
H 15.25 in. W 13.5 in.
Don't Make Me Angry -- Screen Print, Text Art, Feminist Art by Barbara Kruger
By Barbara Kruger
Located in London, GB
BARBARA KRUGER Don't Make Me Angry, 1999 Screenprint in colours on vinyl Unsigned, numbered from the edition of 50 Produced for Yvon Lambert and published on the occasion of the exh...
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1990s Conceptual More Prints

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Screen

Repairs in the Sky -- Letterpress, Lithograph, Text Art by Louise Bourgeois
By Louise Bourgeois
Located in London, GB
LOUISE BOURGEOIS Repairs in the Sky, 1999 Letterpress and lithograph in colours, on two sheets of smooth wove paper Signed and numbered from the edition of 25 (plus 14 A.P.) From W...
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1990s Feminist Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

The World -- Screen Print, Sports, Basket Ball, Text Art by David Shrigley
By David Shrigley
Located in London, GB
DAVID SHRIGLEY The World, 2020 Screenprint in colours with a varnish overlay,on Somerset Satin Tub sized 410 gsm paper Signed and numbered from the edition of 125 Published by Gale...
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2010s Contemporary More Prints

Materials

Screen

Hot Shot -- Print, Lithograph, Eighteen Small Prints, Text Art by Ed Ruscha
By Ed Ruscha
Located in London, GB
ED RUSCHA Hot Shot, 1973 Lithograph in colours, on wove paper Signed, dated and numbered from the edition of 100 From Eighteen Small Prints Published by Bernard Jacobson Ltd., Lond...
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1970s Contemporary More Prints

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Lithograph

Sell Your Soul -- Print, Screen Print, Text Art, Contemporary by David Shrigley
By David Shrigley
Located in London, GB
DAVID SHRIGLEY Sell Your Soul, 2012 Screenprint in colours, on wove Signed and numbered from the edition of 100 Sheet: 56.0 x 76.0 cm (22.0 x 30.0 in)
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2010s Contemporary More Prints

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Screen

Custom Text
By Charles Buckley
Located in New York, NY
Charles Buckley received an MFA from Hunter College a BFA in painting from California College of Arts in Oakland. Buckley’s progression paintings and drawings, often on multiple canv...
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2010s Pop Art Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Gouache, Pencil

Obscured Text IV
By Michael Thompson
Located in Chicago, IL
Chicago-based artist Michael Thompson creates unique kites crafted from split bamboo frames covered with stretched muslin and a collage of vintage Asian ephemera—including fragments ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Muslin, Ink, Rice Paper

  • Obscured Text IV
  • Obscured Text IV
  • Obscured Text IV
  • Obscured Text IV
H 52.5 in. W 38 in. D 3.5 in.
Abstract with Text
By Ronald Ahlstrom
Located in Los Angeles, CA
RONALD AHLSTROM "ABSTRACT IN WITH TEXT" ACRYLIC AND COLLAGE ON CANVASBOARD, SIGNED AMERICAN. C.1970 18 X 24 INCHES Ronald Ahlström 1922-2012 Born in Chicago, Ronald Ahlström gr...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Acrylic

9 Inflammatory Essays 1979-1982 --Set of Nine, Print, Text Art by Jenny Holzer
By Jenny Holzer
Located in London, GB
JENNY HOLZER 9 Inflammatory Essays 1979-1982, 2000 The set of nine offset lithographs, on variously coloured copier papers Signed and dated on one sheet Each Sheet: 25.0 x 25.0 cm ...
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Early 2000s Feminist More Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Every Text Its Time
By Maureen Mullarkey
Located in Westport, CT
"Information is a tool but love of reading is a way of life. Like any love, it has a physical dimension. There is more to it than simply ingesting print. It begins with pleasure in t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Assemblage Mixed Media

Materials

Board

Give me a B, give me an A … & etc. -- Digital Print, Text Art by John Baldessari
By John Baldessari
Located in London, GB
JOHN BALDESSARI Give me a B, give me an A … & etc., 2009 10-part leporello, digital pigment print (Ditone), on Hahnemühle Photo Rag paper Signed and numbered from the edition of 75 ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary More Prints

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Digital

Bazooka_Greg Miller, 2021, Acrylic/Collage/Paper (Text, Pop Art)
By Greg Miller
Located in 326 N Coast Hwy. | Laguna Beach, CA
GREG MILLER "Bazooka" Acrylic & Collage on Paper 23 x 30 in. Unframed Drawing from the diverse cultural and geographic makeup of his Californian roots, Greg Miller explores his rela...
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2010s Contemporary Mixed Media

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Paper, Acrylic

Bitchin', Hemsby, Norfolk - Graphic text-based art, color photography
By Richard Heeps
Located in Cambridge, GB
Part of Richard Heeps 'Man's Ruin' Series, this cool 'Bitchin' decal was shot at 4am at the Hemsby Rock 'n' Roll Weekender. This artwork is a limited edition of 25, gloss photograph...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper, C Print, Color, Silver Gelatin

Or_Greg Miller, 2021, Acrylic/Collage/Paper (Text, Pop Art)
By Greg Miller
Located in 326 N Coast Hwy. | Laguna Beach, CA
GREG MILLER "Or" Acrylic & Collage on Paper 37.75 x 30.5 in. Framed Drawing from the diverse cultural and geographic makeup of his Californian roots, Greg Miller explores his relati...
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2010s Contemporary Mixed Media

Materials

Acrylic, Paper

Slick Rick Silver Text
By Janette Beckman
Located in New York, NY
Janette's piece is a multi layer screen print on 290 GSM coventry rag paper. From an edition of 3 it's extremely limited. This piece was created by the world renowned printing studio...
Category

2010s Street Art Portrait Prints

Materials

Screen

'Liquid Commodity' Text-based White Neon Sign Light Lighting Art Sculpture Words
By Anne-Katrine Senstad
Located in Brooklyn, NY
From an edition of 3. Made to order. The neon sculptural work was part of Senstad's solo exhibition 'Soft Geometry - Liquid Commodity' at a storefront project space on the Lower Ea...
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2010s Contemporary Sculptures

Materials

Neon Light

How We Live Together - Text-based Art Sculpture Letters Type Statement Gold
By Anne-Katrine Senstad
Located in Brooklyn, NY
How We Live Together, is a staple of the artist’s decades-long preoccupation with text displacement and the re-authoring of philosophical statements. The brushed gold, aluminium sign...
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2010s Contemporary Sculptures

Materials

Brass

Keep Your Ass Away From The Cactus -- Screenprint, Flowers, Text Art by Shrigley
By David Shrigley
Located in London, GB
DAVID SHRIGLEY Keep Your Ass Away From The Cactus, 2020 Screenprint in colours, on wove paper Signed and numbered on an accompanying COA From the edition of 125 Sheet: 76.0 x 56.0 ...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Prints

Materials

Screen

"Water Over Fire", Graffiti and Street Art Painting with Blue Text
By Matthew Spire
Located in Danvers, MA
With a strong background in street art, Matthew Spire creates text-based paintings that express the immediacy of graffiti and the velocity of media dispatched through urban environme...
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2010s Street Art Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Latex, Oil, Acrylic

Reeses_Greg Miller, 2021, Acrylic/Collage/Paper (Text, Pop Art, Figurative)
By Greg Miller
Located in 326 N Coast Hwy. | Laguna Beach, CA
GREG MILLER "Reeses" Acrylic & Collage on Paper 23 x 30 in. Unframed Drawing from the diverse cultural and geographic makeup of his Californian roots, Greg Miller explores his relat...
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2010s Contemporary Mixed Media

Materials

Paper, Acrylic

3 Women Texting, Oil Painting
By Liz Brozell
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br />Three young women sit together, sharing messages on their phones while also being somewhat consumed with the devices. "This painting reflects the universal ab...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Wind Bunny, Greg Miller, 2021, Acrylic/Collage/Paper (Text, Pop Art)
By Greg Miller
Located in 326 N Coast Hwy. | Laguna Beach, CA
GREG MILLER "Wind Bunny" Acrylic & Collage on Paper 36 x 28.5 in Framed Drawing from the diverse cultural and geographic makeup of his Californian roots, Greg Miller explores his re...
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2010s Contemporary Mixed Media

Materials

Paper, Acrylic

"A Letter from Sol LeWitt" Street Art Text Painting in Black and White
By Matthew Spire
Located in Danvers, MA
With a strong background in street art, Matthew Spire creates paintings that express the immediacy of graffiti and the velocity of media dispatched through urban environments. "A Let...
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2010s Street Art Abstract Paintings

Materials

Enamel

"Yea" (Text by the poet Cid Corman)
By Sam Francis
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Sam Francis (1923-1994) is one of the most distinctive and collected 20th century abstract artists. After serving in the air force in WW II, Francis returned to his native Californ...
Category

1980s Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Text of the Vertov Telegram
By Skylar Fein
Located in New Orleans, LA
Skylar Fein was born in Greenwich Village and raised in the Bronx. He has had many careers including teaching nonviolent resistance under the umbrella of the Quakers, working for a g...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Mixed Media

Number 2, 2014, graffiti, street art, abstract, text, collage, red, yellow
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Acrylic, enamel and collage on canvas
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Enamel

Negative(s) Pace, 2012, graffiti, street art, green, text, abstract, brown
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Acrylic on Canvas
Category

2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Got The Time_Greg Miller, 2021, Acrylic/Collage/Paper (Text, Pop Art)
By Greg Miller
Located in 326 N Coast Hwy. | Laguna Beach, CA
GREG MILLER "Got The Time" Acrylic & Collage on Paper 30.5 x 37.75 in. Framed Drawing from the diverse cultural and geographic makeup of his Californian roots, Greg Miller explores ...
Category

2010s Contemporary Mixed Media

Materials

Paper, Acrylic

"The Journal", Text Painting with Graffiti and Street Art Influence
By Matthew Spire
Located in Danvers, MA
"The Journal" features layered text and the artist's signature staining technique. The painting is an excerpt from the artist's journal and writings about his experience at Art Base...
Category

2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Enamel

Campbells Soup with Text, Pop Art Silkscreen by Mike McKensie
By Mike McKensie
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Mike McKenzie, American (1954 - ) Title: Campbells Soup with Text Year: circa 1992 Medium: Silkscreen Size: 26 x 20 in. (66.04 x 50.8 cm)
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1990s Pop Art Still-life Prints

Materials

Screen

PLAY FASCINATION 1 , bright color, text, acrylic, hard edge
By Philomena Marano
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Acrylic on canvas paper, mounted on masonite with black enamel painted frame. Philomena Marano has spent decades “penetrat[ing] the soul of Coney Island to reveal its twin promises o...
Category

1990s Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Masonite, Paper, Acrylic

Details from the Text - G
By Terry Allen
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Terry Allen, American (1943 - ) Title: Details from the Text - G Year: 1981 Medium: Lithograph, signed and numbered in pencil Edition: 20/32 Size: 31 x 23 in. (78.74 x 58.42 ...
Category

1980s Conceptual Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Accumulations I - encaustic painting of old text
By Catherine Eaton Skinner
Located in Seattle, WA
"My work has been centered on concepts of this balance of opposites, as well as methods of numerical systems and patterning we use to construct an order to our world. Counting and me...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Abstract Paintings

Materials

Encaustic, Oil

"Architecture Joke" Conceptual Text Based Painting
By David Kramer
Located in New York, NY
This conceptual text based painting by New York artist, David Kramer, combines stylized painting of the FBI Building in Washington DC and the bold text: BRUTAL. An architecture joke...
Category

2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Enamel

A Walk On The Wild Side_Greg Miller, 2021, Acrylic/Collage/Paper (Text, Pop Art)
By Greg Miller
Located in 326 N Coast Hwy. | Laguna Beach, CA
GREG MILLER "A Walk On The Wild Side" Acrylic & Collage on Paper 30 x 23 in. Unframed Drawing from the diverse cultural and geographic makeup of his Californian roots, Greg Miller e...
Category

2010s Contemporary Mixed Media

Materials

Paper, Acrylic

Painting on fabric with text: 'SMACK'
Located in New York, NY
“My work deals with political and social situation in which I live daily. Playful, quirky, almost humorous at first glance, at the same time full of pain, frustration, and heartache ...
Category

2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Materials

Fabric, Archival Ink, Wax, Permanent Marker

Best Protection, architectural, iconography, text, black white,
By Carl Dimitri
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Acrylic, ink, glitter on canvas Dimitri operates from the idea of the “unfinished.” It informs his choice of materials and the way he handles them. It informs the imagery. The unfin...
Category

2010s American Modern Mixed Media

Materials

Canvas, Glitter, Ink, Acrylic

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