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Scott King

Born in 1969, Goole, United Kingdom

Lives and works in London, United Kingdom

Overview

Scott King, a graphic designer by trade, creates humorous, satirical works that are politically dissident and sardonic by nature. In ‘Marxist Disco (Cancelled)’, King’s 2008 exhibition at Kunstverein München, the artist’s screen-printed reimagination of the ubiquitous image of Che Guevara, which instead features Cher, stretched around three metres across the gallery wall. The image, reminiscent of that plastered on an advertising hoarding, asked viewers to question the authorial intent, mass-pro...Read more