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Erró

Born in: 1932

Iceland

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Erró is an Icelandic artist born in 1932.

He studied painting at the Fine Arts School in Reykjavik and Oslo from 1949 to 1952, then mosaic at the Fine Arts School in Florence in 1955. In these schools, he initially specialized in the technique of paper cuts before focusing on mosaic. He moved to Paris in 1958 and met artists who were part of the Surrealist movement.

In the world of comics, Erró brought together cartoon characters and historical despots. He constantly gleans visuals in newspapers, advertising, or illustration, in order to make up his collages these include cultural samples from all the countries he visited. In this manner, comics and Chinese propaganda can and are on the same level.

He is able to create a visual impact, mixing both the temporal aspect and boundaries. Seeing a Walt Disney hero next to a dictator isn't surprising. He is committed through his works and tackles political and historical themes at full throttle. In order to denounce and criticize the events, he plays around with humor and derision. Totalitarian regimes, consumerism and the Iraq war are his main weapons in the artistic struggle.

Before, he was used to working in cycles, his collages move from one universe to the other, creating large gaps, going from a series of eroticism to a second one, pertaining to space conquest. In his work

« Méca-Make-Up » Erró extracts faces of models from the press and then assembles them with mechanical materials which belong to cars or cameras.

His works are present in museums throughout the world and are used as references for narrative figuration and collages.

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  • Painting

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  • Painting Portrait

  • Painting Pop Art

  • Painting Nude

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  • Print Abstract

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  • Painting Oil

  • Print Lithography

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  • Print Digital print

  • Painting Acrylic

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Erró, Chinese Petroleum, Drawing

Erró

Chinese Petroleum, 1978
19 x 19 x 1 inch
Drawing

$5,000

Erró, Femme au toucan, Print

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Femme au toucan, 2017
33.5 x 30.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$2,140

Erró, Game Time, Painting

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Game Time, 2012
31.9 x 39.4 inch
Painting

$30,909

Erró, Volutes, Print

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Volutes, 2015
29.9 x 22 x 0.8 inch
Print

$1,427

Erró, Brother, Painting

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Brother, 2008
17.7 x 25.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$4,161

Erró, Hollywood, Print

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Hollywood, 2018
26.4 x 33.9 x 0.4 inch
Print

$2,128

Erró, Hollywood, Print

Erró

Hollywood, 2018
26 x 33.5 inch
Print

$2,140

Erró, Hollywood, Print

Erró

Hollywood, 2018
26 x 33.5 x 0.8 inch
Print

$2,140

Erró, Urban Chaos, Painting

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Urban Chaos, 2008
19.7 x 19.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$3,804

Erró, Power Points, Painting

Erró

Power Points, 2008
23.6 x 17.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$4,161

Erró, Hommage à Léger, Painting

Erró

Hommage à Léger, 1992
13 x 18.1 x 0.6 inch
Painting

$10,699

Erró, La femme fatale V, Print

Erró

La femme fatale V, 1993
46.1 x 29.5 inch
Print

$1,010

Erró, Nul ne sera soumis à la torture ni à des peines ou traitements cruels, Print

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Nul ne sera soumis à la torture ni à des peines ou traitements cruels, 1991
40.6 x 59.1 x 1.6 inch
Print

$7,133

Erró, Hommage à Léger, Painting

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Hommage à Léger, 2012
39 x 27.2 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$22,587

Erró, Forgotten future, Print

Erró

Forgotten future, 2001
39.4 x 22 inch
Print

$583

Erró, Pegatinas, Painting

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Pegatinas, 2012
38.6 x 31.1 inch
Painting

$26,153

Erró, Hommage à Azpiri, Painting

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Hommage à Azpiri, 2002
43.7 x 31.9 inch
Painting

$23,181

Erró, Fale-Fraining, Painting

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Fale-Fraining, 2018
28.7 x 29.5 inch
Painting

$17,713

Erró, Gun Lady, Print

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Gun Lady, 2001
35.4 x 20.9 inch
Print

$713

Erró, Navy girl, Painting

Erró

Navy girl, 1980
31.5 x 41.3 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$21,398

Erró, Erró. Fasciné, fascinant, Print

Erró

Erró. Fasciné, fascinant, 2015
8.3 x 5.5 inch
Print

$113

Erró, La femme fatale (à moi) , Print

Erró

La femme fatale (à moi) , 1993
28 x 20.5 inch
Print

$594

Erró, Reflexion, Print

Erró

Reflexion, 2001
39.4 x 21.7 inch
Print

$713

Erró, La femme fatale I, Print

Erró

La femme fatale I, 1993
46.1 x 29.5 inch
Print

$1,010

Erró, Untitled, Painting

Erró

Untitled, 1998
51.2 x 38.2 inch
Painting

$67,761

Erró, Staline in New York, Print

Erró

Staline in New York, 1980
25.6 x 19.7 inch
Print

$713

Erró, Les Guerrières, Print

Erró

Les Guerrières, 1990
39.4 x 21.7 inch
Print

$1,129

Erró, 9e prix Jacques-Goddet, Print

Erró

9e prix Jacques-Goddet, 2012
22.4 x 17.3 inch
Print

$701

Erró, Le mariage, Print

Erró

Le mariage, 2001
36.2 x 19.7 inch
Print

$618

Erró, Composition pour les JO, Print

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Composition pour les JO, 1992
35.4 x 24.8 x 0.4 inch
Print

$476

Erró, La femme fatale IV, Print

Erró

La femme fatale IV, 1993
46.1 x 29.5 inch
Print

$1,010

Erró, La femme fatale II, Print

Erró

La femme fatale II, 1993
46.1 x 29.5 inch
Print

$1,010

Erró, Avoir un moyen, Print

Erró

Avoir un moyen, 1996
26.8 x 19.3 inch
Print

$594

Erró, La femme fatale III, Print

Erró

La femme fatale III, 1993
46.1 x 29.5 inch
Print

$1,010

Erró, To us to, Print

Erró

To us to, 1996
26.8 x 19.3 inch
Print

$594

Erró, Amazon, Print

Erró

Amazon, 1993
37 x 29.5 inch
Print

$892

Erró, De la série "A travers…24", Print

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De la série "A travers…24", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série ”A travers…5”, Print

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De la série ”A travers…5”, 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série ”A travers…1”, Print

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De la série ”A travers…1”, 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série ”A travers…3”, Print

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De la série ”A travers…3”, 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série ”A travers…4”, Print

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De la série ”A travers…4”, 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, Dinardiquement vôtre, Print

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Dinardiquement vôtre, 2018
21.7 x 12.4 inch
Print

$701

Erró, Super Woman, Print

Erró

Super Woman, 1990
39.4 x 21.7 inch
Print

$1,129

Erró, Retour à Saint-Malo, Print

Erró

Retour à Saint-Malo, 2015
17.7 x 12.2 inch
Print

$701

Erró, Skippy, Print

Erró

Skippy, 2001
29.9 x 22 inch
Print

$583

Erró, Amazone, Print

Erró

Amazone, 2001
30.7 x 22.4 inch
Print

$583

Erró, De la série ”A travers…13", Print

Erró

De la série ”A travers…13", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série "A travers…21", Print

Erró

De la série "A travers…21", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série "A travers…22", Print

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De la série "A travers…22", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série "A travers…23", Print

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De la série "A travers…23", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série ”A travers…16", Print

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De la série ”A travers…16", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série ”A travers…19", Print

Erró

De la série ”A travers…19", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série ”A travers…18", Print

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De la série ”A travers…18", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, De la série ”A travers…17", Print

Erró

De la série ”A travers…17", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$238

Erró, La guerre des étoiles, Print

Erró

La guerre des étoiles, 2001
29.9 x 21.7 inch
Print

$535

Erró, Moonwalker, Print

Erró

Moonwalker, 2001
29.9 x 22 inch
Print

$535

Erró, Silver sabler, Print

Erró

Silver sabler, 2001
30.7 x 22.4 inch
Print

$535

Erró, Gun lady, Print

Erró

Gun lady, 2001
29.9 x 22 inch
Print

$583

Erró, Sonia, Print

Erró

Sonia, 2001
35.4 x 20.9 inch
Print

$535

Erró, Swordslady, Print

Erró

Swordslady, 2001
30.7 x 22 inch
Print

$535

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