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Lauren Purje

Lauren Purje (b. 1987) grew up in Dublin, Ohio and graduated from Ohio University in 2009 with a BFA in Painting. She moved to Brooklyn, NY in 2011 where she currently lives and works. This series of comic...

3 replies on “How I Feel About Making Art About Myself”

  1. Unless the art is a product designed and intended for consumption and is fully supported by the art market through critics, schools, museums, et cetera ( and probably 85 percent is a deliberate commercial enterprise designed and intended to compliment some wonderfully famous architect’s views of whatever so the money leeches outwards )
    Not a particularly new concept; Andy Warhol the commercial artist just mined a vein, Picasso the fine artist, mined the commercial artist market, et cetera.

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