VC501 – Dissertation Preperation: Anti-Consumerism and Culture
Anti-Consumerism has almost become a political movement. With the expansion of mass consumerism comes negative effects, which by use of subertising, guerillia semiotics, clever anti-consumerism campaigns and advertising campaigns. Here are some examples of spoofs adverts and subvertising by Barbara Kruger.
A controversa Barbara Kruger na Concept Art - BLCKDMNDS
Barbara Kruger, artista e fotografa norte-americana, nascida em 1945, estudou Arte e Design na Parson’s School of Design e cursou Artes Visuais na Universidade de Syracuse. Na área da fotografia, Barbara não obteve grande êxito, no entanto, com seus trabalhos que mesclam imagens e textos escritos com Futura Bold Oblique ou Helvetica Ultra Condensed em
Bringing together more than 160 works on paper by such iconic artists as Salvador Dalí, Max Ernst, Leonora Carrington, and Joan Miró, this is the first major exhibition to explore the central role of drawing in surrealism, one of the most important movements in twentieth-century art.