Transitory Art: From Warhol to Nannucci

Category
2011, The Drake Hotel
Tags
art, Commodity, ephemera, shopping bags
About This Project

Date: April 1-30, 2011

Partner: The Drake Hotel

Location: The drake General Store

Project Members: Jennifer Winter and Laura Bydlowska
 

Transitory art: From Warhol to Nannucci examines the fine line between practical object and fine art piece through the display of eight never before exhibited printed shopping bags by world-renowned contemporary artists. The exhibition include pieces by Andy Warhol, Yoko Ono, Barbara Kruger, Richard Prince, Ben Vautier, Klaus Staeck, and Maurizio Nannucci.
 

Sponsored in part by the Drake Hotel, Jennifer and Morey Chaplick, and the Faculty of Information at the University of Toronto.