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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 Oil

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  • Painting Acrylic

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Erró, Lula, Painting

Erró

Lula, 2009
48.4 x 39.4 inch
Painting

$38,213

Erró, Femme au toucan, Print

Erró

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

$2,149

Erró, Chinese Petroleum, Drawing

Erró

Chinese Petroleum, 1978
19 x 19 x 1 inch
Drawing

$5,000

Erró, Volutes, Print

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Volutes, 2015
29.9 x 22 x 0.8 inch
Print

$1,433

Erró, Gun Lady, Print

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Gun Lady, 2001
35.4 x 20.9 inch
Print

$716

Erró, La femme fatale I, Print

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La femme fatale I, 1993
46.1 x 29.5 inch
Print

$1,015

Erró, Hollywood, Print

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Hollywood, 2018
26.4 x 33.9 x 0.4 inch
Print

$2,138

Erró, Hollywood, Print

Erró

Hollywood, 2018
26 x 33.5 inch
Print

$2,149

Erró, Hollywood, Print

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Hollywood, 2018
26 x 33.5 x 0.8 inch
Print

$2,149

Erró, Reflexion, Print

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Reflexion, 2001
39.4 x 21.7 inch
Print

$716

Erró, Les Guerrières, Print

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Les Guerrières, 1990
39.4 x 21.7 inch
Print

$1,134

Erró, Super Woman, Print

Erró

Super Woman, 1990
39.4 x 21.7 inch
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$1,134

Erró, Dinardiquement vôtre, Print

Erró

Dinardiquement vôtre, 2018
21.7 x 12.4 inch
Print

$705

Erró, Brother, Painting

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Brother, 2008
17.7 x 25.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$4,180

Erró, Urban Chaos, Painting

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Urban Chaos, 2008
19.7 x 19.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$3,821

Erró, Power Points, Painting

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Power Points, 2008
23.6 x 17.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$4,180

Our recommendations Erró, La femme fatale V, Print

Erró

La femme fatale V, 1993
46.1 x 29.5 inch
Print

$1,015

Erró, La femme fatale (à moi) , Print

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

$597

Erró, Le mariage, Print

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Le mariage, 2001
36.2 x 19.7 inch
Print

$621

Erró, La femme fatale IV, Print

Erró

La femme fatale IV, 1993
46.1 x 29.5 inch
Print

$1,015

Erró, La femme fatale II, Print

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La femme fatale II, 1993
46.1 x 29.5 inch
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$1,015

Erró, Avoir un moyen, Print

Erró

Avoir un moyen, 1996
26.8 x 19.3 inch
Print

$597

Erró, La femme fatale III, Print

Erró

La femme fatale III, 1993
46.1 x 29.5 inch
Print

$1,015

Erró, To us to, Print

Erró

To us to, 1996
26.8 x 19.3 inch
Print

$597

Erró, Amazon, Print

Erró

Amazon, 1993
37 x 29.5 inch
Print

$896

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

Erró

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

$239

Erró, De la série ”A travers…12", Print

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De la série ”A travers…12", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$239

Erró, Staline in New York, Print

Erró

Staline in New York, 1980
25.6 x 19.7 inch
Print

$716

Erró, 9e prix Jacques-Goddet, Print

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

$705

Erró, Retour à Saint-Malo, Print

Erró

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

$705

Erró, Pegatinas, Painting

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Pegatinas, 2012
38.6 x 31.1 inch
Painting

$26,272

Erró, Hommage à Azpiri, Painting

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Hommage à Azpiri, 2002
43.7 x 31.9 inch
Painting

$23,286

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

$7,165

Erró, Fale-Fraining, Painting

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Fale-Fraining, 2018
28.7 x 29.5 inch
Painting

$17,793

Erró, Game Time, Painting

Erró

Game Time, 2012
31.9 x 39.4 inch
Painting

$31,048

Erró, Composition pour les JO, Print

Erró

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

$478

Erró, Hommage à Léger, Painting

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

$10,747

Erró, Amazone, Print

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Amazone, 2001
30.7 x 22.4 inch
Print

$585

Erró, Hommage à Léger, Painting

Erró

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

$22,689

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

$239

Erró, La guerre des étoiles, Print

Erró

La guerre des étoiles, 2001
29.9 x 21.7 inch
Print

$537

Erró, Silver sabler, Print

Erró

Silver sabler, 2001
30.7 x 22.4 inch
Print

$537

Erró, De la série ”A travers…15", Print

Erró

De la série ”A travers…15", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$239

Erró, De la série ”A travers…10”, Print

Erró

De la série ”A travers…10”, 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$239

Erró, De la série ”A travers…9”, Print

Erró

De la série ”A travers…9”, 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$239

Erró, Navy girl, Painting

Erró

Navy girl, 1980
31.5 x 41.3 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$21,495

Erró, Skippy, Print

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Skippy, 2001
29.9 x 22 inch
Print

$585

Erró, Untitled, Painting

Erró

Untitled, 1998
51.2 x 38.2 inch
Painting

$68,067

Erró, Erro, tigre, Print

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Erro, tigre, 2012
29.3 x 23.2 inch
Print

$197

Erró, Gifle, Print

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Gifle, 2012
20.9 x 14 inch
Print

$173

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

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

$239

Erró, Histoire de Lille III, Print

Erró

Histoire de Lille III, 1991
31.5 x 23.6 inch
Print

$418

Our recommendations Erró, De la série ”A travers…20", Print

Erró

De la série ”A travers…20", 1994
12.2 x 9.1 inch
Print

$239

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

Erró

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

$239

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

$239

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

Erró

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

$239

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

Erró

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

$239

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

Erró

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

$239

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

Erró

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

$239

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

Erró

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

$239

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