Martin Creed'Work 1273' (2011). LONDON 2012 OLYMPIC, LTD ED POSTER PRINT 30x40 cm heavy stock.
NB This is different to the rolled posters being offered elsewhere, in size, stock and limited numbers of production. Fresh out of the special limited edition'Gold' box edition of prints by British artists made in an edition of 2,012 for the London Olympics and Paralympics. A copy of the COA for the box will be provided. These prints were made by Pyramid international, Leicester.1273', Creed has made five single brush marks using a palette derived from the Olympic colours. The marks are arranged in an ascending form that seems to represent an extended podium offering places beyond first, second and third. Creed's image can be seen as expressing his respect for the excellence of all competing Olympic sportsmen and women. In a visually saturated world, artists can be faced with seemingly endless possibilities and choices. In response Martin Creed imposes simple rules on his creativity. He might create a painting using only paintbrushes bought in a multi-pack, or make only one mark a day with the same felt-tip pen until the whole paper surface is covered. Repetition, stacks, and intervals are familiar motifs in his work, along with ascending and descending structures. 1273, Creed has made five single brush marks using a palette derived from the Olympic colours. The marks get progressively thicker from top to bottom and are arranged in an ascending form that seems to represent an extended podium offering places beyond first, second and third.
Julia Beaumont-Jones, A Century of Prints in Britain, London 2017, pp. Martin Creed won the Turner Prize in 2001 for his work 227 The Lights going on and off. 1197: All the bells in the country rung as quickly and as loudly as possible for three minutes. Was commissioned to herald the start of the.
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