Werker 4 — An Economical Portrait of the Young Artist (2011) is inspired by the first illustrated wall-newspapers edited in Russia in the 20′s, which could be read in factories, schools, hospitals, worker associations etc. this issue of Werker Magazine displays in the gallery walls of Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam an overview of the often unspoken and precarious living and working conditions of young artists.
Specifications: 9 silk-screened posters printed on different left-over papers from ‘Interbellum grafiek’ printing studio. / Edition: 10 / Dimensions: 120 x 85 cm (each) / Presented at: Informality. Art, economics, precarity. Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, The Netherlands.