Galerie LEVY präsentiert: Allen Jones, Performance in Print

17 Sep 2020 — 20 Sep 2020

Allen Jones, Jump (Between the Sheets series), 2007,  Color Lithographie on Rives, 82 x 65 cm
Allen Jones (*1937) is one of the most esteemed protagonists of British Pop Art. Upon the field of stage and dance, sport and advertisement, he plays out his provocative examination of the medial image of the woman and traditional gender roles in a variety of media, in full suspense between figuration and gestural abstraction. From the very start, his graphic work holds an essential positions in his complete artistic œuvre forming an experimental field as well as technical and compositional basis for his sculptural and painterly creative work. The exhibition »Performance in Print« honors Allen Jones the graphic artist and sets focus upon his graphic works between 1995 and 2018, based on the »Catalogue Raisonné of Prints – Volume II« published in 2020. The presentation is complemented by original drawings and small-scale sculptures.