Kill The Pics

In white on fluorescent pink, Martijn Sandberg translates the notorious slogan 'Kill The Pigs' into a critical statement on the authenticity of visual art. The subtle change in text is emphasized by the shift from handwriting on the wall to drawing letters with his finger in wet paint on aluminium canvas; from social criticism to the language of 'pics' - pictures and pixels.

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Title: 'Kill The Pics'
Artist: Martijn Sandberg
Year: 2000
Measurements: 100cm x 100cm x 3cm
Material: fluorescent silkscreen on aluminium

'Kill The Pics', 2000. Fluorescent silkscreen on aluminium. 100cm x 100cm x 3cm. (photo: Tom Haartsen)

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