Abject Art

Abject art is a form of material and object art that plays with taboos and the social sense of disgust by addressing issues that transcend and/or attack society's sense of cleanliness and decency, especially with regard to the body and bodily functions, often triggering heated religious or political debates.

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Gilbert and George
Lot 301 Punk Rock Church , 1988
postcard and photographic print collage

€ 19,000 - 28,000
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Cindy Sherman
Lot 300 Untitled #473 , 2007
chromogenic print, framed to the artist's specifications

€ 56,000 - 83,000
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Louise Bourgeois
Lot 21 Untitled (Fingers) , 1985
bronze

€ 231,000 - 324,000
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Robert Gober
Lot 253 Untitled , 1987
graphite on 2 joined sheets of vellum

€ 37,000 - 56,000
Art auctions - from all over the world
- At a glance!
Art auctions - from all over the world
At a glance!
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