JACQUES VILLEGLÉ: DÉCOLLAGES
Feb. 14 – Apr. 1, 2023
831 N Highland Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90038
“In seizing a poster, I seize history,” he says. “What I gather is the reflection of an era.”
A Project Room installation of important décollages by Jaques Villeglé, the influential French affichiste and early appropriation artist. This presentation showcases eight works from 1957 - 1987 by the late Nouveau Realist artist (d. 2022) who was instrumental in bringing ‘the streetscape’ into the space of the exhibition.