Imagen
2013
Capsa de plàstic transparent amb una targeta i uns mitjons de tamany estàndard. -- A la targeta: "The Rothko Socks, 2013 Standard size. Off-white and red, 85%Cotton 10%, Polyamid 5%, Elastine. Made in Barcelona. These socks are a replica of the pair the great American painter Mark Rothko was wearing at the time of his suicide. Such a tragic event affirms a palette of colours which characterise the artist’s profound existential preoccupations". -- Produït per Arts&Clothes, integrat per Bernat Daviu, Enric Farres entre d'altres. -- A la seva pàgina web: "Arts and Clothes produces clothing accessories based on iconic artists from the 20th century.
It explores the myth of the artist by reconsidering processes of production, valuation, distribution and consumption of the art object".

Technical details

Other titles:
The Rothko socks
Credit:
Col·lecció MACBA. Centre d'Estudis i Documentació
Publication/Production:
Barcelona : Arts & Clothes, MACK and Ca l’Isidret, 2013
Dimensions/Duration:
Dimensions: 10,3 x 13,5
Dimensions: 11 x 14,5
Language:
English
Material type:
Object
Identification number:
A10623
Call number:
Objecte_R_P_0037