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Barbara Kruger

  • American conceptual/pop artist born in Newark, New Jersey in 1945. Attended Syracuse University. Developed an interest in graphic design, poetry, and writing.
  • Moved to New York to study at Parsons School of Design in 1965 studying with fellow artists/photographers Diane Arbus and Marvin Israel.
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FFFFound! Friday 123

Yo! When was the last time I did one of these? Who knows? Not even sure why I keep paying my domain fees to keep this here blog going, but I do… Random images for random people enjoying the randomness of the internet. 49 more words

FFFFound! Friday

Research - Joe Lareta Project

Barbara Kruger

The piece “Your body is a battleground” shows an image of a woman one side a normal image the other has been edited to give a x-ray look using the bold caption to show a bold message. 448 more words

Graphic Communication



Trans Moon Landing

I was inspired by popular culture – the MTV moon man with the MTV flag — and the idea of using an iconic image from the moon landing when first starting my design. 506 more words

DIY Projects

the bold and the beautiful

Lynne Tillman wrote “21 TV Tales” in 1976 for Barbara Kruger. A fiction writer and cultural critic, she interviewed Kruger, but also produced this work of short fiction in response to the artist’s practice. 205 more words


Cast of Characters / Barbara Kruger

Barbara Kruger, Untitled (Cast of Characters), 2016. Digital print on vinyl 152,4 x 304,8 cm. Courtesy Sprüth Magers gallery
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You Can Be Anything... Except Yourself

You Can Be Anything… Except Yourself

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Conversion therapy is an on-going issue that I feel, as Canadians; we are not talking about enough. 763 more words