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(0) Comments | Posted August 1, 2013 | 10:33 AM

Quilt #19 (Rockstar), 2013, Repurposed quilt, fabric treated acrylic, spray paint and silkscreen, 191 x 192 cm, Photo by Alessandro Zambianchi, Courtesy the artist and Massimo De Carlo Milano/London.

The artist paints and sews decorative motifs and complex systems of strongly symbolic images on civil war-era and pre-1900 quilts. The...

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Sanford Biggers on the ImageBlog

(0) Comments | Posted June 26, 2013 | 10:41 AM

Quilt #15 (Buddha Bless), 2013, Repurposed quilt, fabric treated acrylic, spray paint, and silkscreen, 89 x 70 inches. Collection Fran and David Horvitz, Florida, Courtesy the artist and David Castillo Gallery. Photograph by Alissa Christine.
The artist paints and sews decorative motifs and complex systems of strongly symbolic images...

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Sanford Biggers on theImageBlog

(0) Comments | Posted May 24, 2013 | 6:25 PM

Cartographer’s Conundrum, 2012, Multi-disciplinary installation, MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA, February 5- October 30, 2012, courtesy of the artist.

http://www.sanfordbiggers.com/pages/exhibitions.html#work/cartographers-conundrum

http://www.massmoca.org/event_details.php?id=666

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Sanford Biggers on the ImageBlog

(0) Comments | Posted May 5, 2013 | 5:58 PM

Lotus, 2007, Steel, etched glass, colored LED's. 7 ft. diameter, courtesy of the artist and Grand Arts, Kansas City.
The image etched onto the glass is derived from the drawings of the cargo hold on an 18th century slave vessel.

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Sanford Biggers on the ImageBlog

(0) Comments | Posted April 18, 2013 | 10:39 AM

Blossom, 2007, Silk, steel, wood, MIDI player piano system, Zoopoxy, approximately 12ft x 18ft x 15ft, courtesy of the artist and Grand Arts, Kansas City.
Player piano performs the artist's original arrangement of the American jazz standard Strange Fruit. Currently on view at The Brooklyn Museum, NY.

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