Widely recognized as one of the most significant artists working today, Nauman is regularly at the top of the auction house top sellers list. His highly sought after works bristle with insight and originality, and question the role of the artist as a communicator and exploiter of visual symbols. Drawing his inspiration from the activities and the speech of everyday life, Nauman's work consists of sculpture, performance, video, and… Read more
About the artwork
In this print Nauman gives us a glimpse of the floor of his studio, strewn with grimacing bronze-colored heads. Revealing the artist's process-oriented approach to his practice, Nauman documents the act of making art and by turning it into a limited edition simultaneously produces art itself. Thus, Studio Floor Detail is both a project recording a project but also a work of art in its own right.