Pure Evil (British, born 1968)
Lot 17
Pure Evil (British, born 1968)
Sold for US$ 1,875 inc. premium

Auction 20511: Urban Art
29 Oct 2012 18:00 PDT

Los Angeles
Lot Details
Pure Evil (British, born 1968)
Deconstructed Nightmare #2
2012

signed with the artist's monogram and titled on the reverse
spray paint on canvas, spray paint on tape and linoleum

38 3/8 by 39 3/8 in.
100 by 100 cm.

This work was executed in 2012.

Footnotes

  • With a family tree which allegedly includes a number of saints and members of various European royal dynasties, Pure Evil is perhaps the most blue-blooded Urban artist working today. He first discovered street art during a decade spent in California, where he designed for influential streetwear clothing company Anarchic Adjustment. Now a well known figure in London's East End, from where he runs his own eponymous gallery, Pure Evil promotes both his own work and that of many of his contemporaries with regular exhibitions and events both in the UK and internationally. His paintings often include his signature Pure Evil Bunny logo, while his Nightmare series channel Andy Warhol and add a touch of Dada darkness.
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