Barabara Kruger - Not Stupid Enough, 1997. Krugers trademark is black letters against a slash of red background. Much of her text questions the viewer about feminism, classicism, consumerism, and individual autonomy and desire.
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Barbara Kruger, Untitled (Your fictions become history), 1983 photograph and type on paper
1920s makeup inspiration. In the age of silent films, your face had to tell the whole story. There’s no better example of this than the great Theda Bara – nicknamed ‘the Vamp’ for her femme fatale roles in films like Cleopatra, Salome, The Siren’s Song and A Fool There Was.
This piece advertises itself to make the reader want to buy it, the tone is calm but demanding too.