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Thursday, August 25, 2011

Wesselmann,Tom


Bedroom Painting N° 7
between 1967 - 1969
Oil on canvas
Philadelphia Museum of Art

Tom Wesselmann (1931 - 2004).
American artist associated with the Pop art movement who worked in painting, collage and sculpture.
His choice of trivial motifs, thier monumentalisation, reduction to stereotypes, sexual embelematic as well as the use of bright colours made Tom Wesselmann a co-founder of the American Pop-Art during the 1960s.