Open a Society Today
This whimsical painting uses the aesthetics of both product advertisements and political propaganda. The image presents the slogan, "Open A Society Today," but it remains unclear whether the phrase proposes an optimistic dream or disillusionment with utopian thinking.
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Mark Van Yetter is a painter who creates ambiguous, intuitively constructed images melded together like dreams populated with unusual characters. Drawing from the history of illustration, his works are made almost exclusively with oil on paper, creating a sense of intimacy.
St. Gallen, Switzerland, Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, False Friends...And Six Bottles, 2019
New York, Bridget Donahue, The Terrifying Abyss of Skepticism, 2017
This whimsical painting uses the aesthetics of both product advertisements and political propaganda.More
- Framed: 30.6 x 22.5 x 1.5 in.