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Thomas Ruff

Nudes em08, 2001

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Details

Lot 10
Iris print in colors on rag paper
29.5 x 23.6 in (75.0 x 60.0 cm)
Edition of 50
Signed and numbered on verso

Location

This work ships from the United Kingdom.


Description

In his series 'Nudes,' Thomas Ruff digitally manipulated pornographic images he found online, clouding the crude clarity of the originals and creating blurry, mysterious, and thought-provoking imagery.


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About Thomas Ruff

Thomas Ruff (German, b. 1958) is a contemporary photographer, known for his large-scale portraits and provocative nudes. Exploring a breadth of themes and techniques, Ruff focuses on aesthetics and process, forming an oeuvre characterized by conceptualism and subversion. His works have been exhibited internationally and are held within the Art Institute of Chicago, MoMA, the Tate London, among others.