A Monopoly on Prosperity Battery Ram - Artfizz

Steven Claydon

  • Title: A Monopoly on Prosperity Battery Ram
  • medium: Instant coffee and oil based ink on mylar
  • dimensions: 49 x 72 4/9 in. (124.5 x 184 cm)
  • year: 2007
  • edition: From an edition of 5
  • selling mode: Incremental Bidding

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About the artist

Steven Claydon (b. 1969, London) graduated with a BA in Fine Art from Chelsea School of Art & Design (1991) and an MA from Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design (1997) (both London). Claydon’s work explores the cultural histories and narratives acquired by objects and artworks over time, which is often at dramatic odds with their ‘original’ values or functions. Encompassing sculpture, painting, video and performance, his art is concerned with the disjunction between the essential materiality of objects and their ascribed meanings or connotations. By introducing new references, juxtapositions, and ideas to objects or environments heavy with their own architectural and cultural histories, Claydon’s works function beyond their immediate aestheticism to interrogate notions of belonging and of displacement, and of temporality and permanence.

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  • Artist Name: Steven Claydon
  • Purchased From: Hotel Gallery
  • Shipping From: Detroit, MI, United States

Artwork Report

  • Damage: No
  • Color Fading: No

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  1. Saddle Bags

    Steve is an exceptional artist. I knew him when I used to live in London. Very smart. Cool as a cucumber. Incredible craftsman, with a great mix of irreverence and thoughtfulness. 

  2. Zeus

    Who knew! Coffee!