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Art is sulfurous. It comes and goes between being provocative and censorship, transgressions and taboos , scandals and social models in order to construct a new image of art day to day. None of the themes that deal with the notion of law and order and morality are left aside : religion, politics, economy, sex and beliefs.

At every era, these topics have been explored and transgressed, as if being provocative has always been a tool in the hands of artists. The goal is to bring a new outlook on the world and upset codes to help society always put in question its « founding principles » and evolve.

Artists are provocative either through the topic they portray or medium they use as is the case in Marcel Duchamp’s ready-mades. This type of work is even more prevalent in times of political instability or social conflict. Defiant artworks now appear as a major part of contemporary art, which proves the undeniable fact that art no longer limits itself to aesthetic considerations.

The world is not an ideal and peaceful place… a good thing for artists that would risk losing their biggest source of inspiration !

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Christine Faict, Sculpture en fer, Sculpture

Christine Faict

Sculpture en fer, 2015
66.5 x 51.2 x 17.7 inch
Sculpture

$7,349

Helder Batista, Gun Israel, Sculpture

Helder Batista

Gun Israel, 2012
15 x 23.6 x 7.9 inch
Sculpture

$2,817

Fred Benoit, La nonne dévoilée, Photography

Fred Benoit

La nonne dévoilée, 2014
13.4 x 13.4 x 3.9 inch
Photography

$735

Mel Ramos, Burning Flame - La Bomba, Print

Mel Ramos

Burning Flame - La Bomba, 2012
31.5 x 23.6 inch
Print

$2,021

Roberto Kusterle, The Marks of Metembiosis, The Detachment of the Wing, Photography

Roberto Kusterle

The Marks of Metembiosis, The Detachment of the Wing, 2012
37.4 x 45.3 inch
Photography

$8,084

Matjaz Krivic, Digging the Future #2, Photography

Matjaz Krivic

Digging the Future #2, 2015
35.8 x 48 inch
Photography

$1,837

Gaspard Mitz, Love pills, Sculpture

Gaspard Mitz

Love pills, 2014
5.9 x 11.8 x 2.4 inch
Sculpture

Sold out

Peter Wüthrich, Literary smoke, Drawing

Peter Wüthrich

Literary smoke, 2015
12.6 x 12.6 x 1.6 inch
Drawing

$3,062

Robert Hilmersson, Challenge, Print

Robert Hilmersson

Challenge, 2015
23.6 x 23.6 inch
Print

$429

Enjoy, No Name, Painting

Enjoy

No Name, 2013
39.4 x 33.5 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$3,675

Matjaz Krivic, Digging the Future #17, Photography

Matjaz Krivic

Digging the Future #17, 2015
35.8 x 48 inch
Photography

$1,837

Jasminka Keres, Compassion, Photography

Jasminka Keres

Compassion, 2013
35.4 x 23.6 x 1.2 inch
Photography

$2,075

Thierry Chassagnac, Installation lumineuse 1, Sculpture

Thierry Chassagnac

Installation lumineuse 1, 2013
66.9 x 55.1 x 19.7 inch
Sculpture

$15,924

Max Papeschi, It's a Bird, it's a Plane, it's SuperJesus, Print

Max Papeschi

It's a Bird, it's a Plane, it's SuperJesus, 2013
29.5 x 17.7 x 1.2 inch
Print

$3,062

Yann Merran, Puta Perra, Photography

Yann Merran

Puta Perra, 2010
23.6 x 15.7 x 0.8 inch
Photography

$551

David Rodriguez, Sans titre 2 (Variations mélancoliques), Drawing

David Rodriguez

Sans titre 2 (Variations mélancoliques), 2014
30.3 x 17.7 inch
Drawing

$1,164

Yann Merran, Dios es Ateo , Photography

Yann Merran

Dios es Ateo , 2010
35.4 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Photography

$735

Mario Pasqualotto, The name of God is Female 1 of 2, Drawing

Mario Pasqualotto

The name of God is Female 1 of 2, 2014
26.8 x 19.3 x 2 inch
Drawing

$3,552

Olga Volodina, Silence, Photography

Olga Volodina

Silence, 2015
35.4 x 23.6 inch
Photography

$1,090

Pierre Sportolaro, Pornographie, Painting

Pierre Sportolaro

Pornographie, 2012
23.6 x 23.6 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$3,062

Olga Volodina, Fragility, Photography

Olga Volodina

Fragility, 2015
23.6 x 35.4 inch
Photography

$1,090

Matjaz Krivic, Digging the Future #18, Photography

Matjaz Krivic

Digging the Future #18, 2015
35.8 x 48 inch
Photography

$1,837

Annina Roescheisen, La pietà, Photography

Annina Roescheisen

La pietà, 2013
59.1 x 39.4 x 0.4 inch
Photography

Sold out

Emilio Garcia, Skull Brain Porcelain Limoges 'Gold', Sculpture

Emilio Garcia

Skull Brain Porcelain Limoges 'Gold', 2016
6.3 x 4.7 x 4.7 inch
Sculpture

Sold out

Mira Maylor, Untitled (MM2), Sculpture

Mira Maylor

Untitled (MM2), 2015
6.3 x 8.3 x 3.1 inch
Sculpture

$1,715

Franck Doat, Collection Marilyn Queen Mary, Photography

Franck Doat

Collection Marilyn Queen Mary, 2016
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$919

Mira Maylor, Untitled (T475), Sculpture

Mira Maylor

Untitled (T475), 2015
22 x 10.6 x 7.1 inch
Sculpture

$10,902

Vulù, Moonscape, Photography

Vulù

Moonscape, 2012
23.6 x 35.4 x 2 inch
Photography

$2,450

David Rodriguez, Fétiche, Photography

David Rodriguez

Fétiche, 2015
17.7 x 11.8 inch
Photography

$919

Vulù, La main sur le coeur, Photography

Vulù

La main sur le coeur, 2012
39.4 x 39.4 x 2 inch
Photography

$3,552

Pierre Sportolaro, Pornographie, Painting

Pierre Sportolaro

Pornographie, 2012
19.7 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$3,062

Pierre Sportolaro, Pornographie, Painting

Pierre Sportolaro

Pornographie, 2012
11.8 x 11.8 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$3,062

Philippe Huart, Vibration, Print

Philippe Huart

Vibration, 2009
31.5 x 31.5 x 1.6 inch
Print

$1,715

Philippe Huart, Silence/Absence, Painting

Philippe Huart

Silence/Absence, 2012
51.2 x 76.8 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$18,986

Antoine Poupel, Sans titre, Photography

Antoine Poupel

Sans titre, 1985
4.3 x 3.5 inch
Photography

$1,470

Jonatan Maldonado, Le triomphe de la mort II, Painting

Jonatan Maldonado

Le triomphe de la mort II, 2016
51.2 x 31.5 inch
Painting

$3,062

Lídia Vives, Playmate, Photography

Lídia Vives

Playmate, 2015
19.7 x 29.5 inch
Photography

$919

Nathalie Daoust, Hiromi, Photography

Nathalie Daoust

Hiromi, 2009
17.7 x 26.4 x 0.8 inch
Photography

$1,347

Rocío Verdejo, Vestir Santos, Photography

Rocío Verdejo

Vestir Santos, 2014
66.9 x 51.2 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$4,287

Andres Serrano, Heaven and Hell, Photography

Andres Serrano

Heaven and Hell, 1984
33 x 45 x 1 inch
Photography

$120,000

Dani Soter, Surprise !, Sculpture

Dani Soter

Surprise !, 2014
5.1 x 4.7 x 2 inch
Sculpture

$1,470

Philippe Huart, Saturation, Painting

Philippe Huart

Saturation, 2013
47.2 x 47.2 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$11,637

Antoine Poupel, Sans titre, série Crazy Horse, Photography

Antoine Poupel

Sans titre, série Crazy Horse, 2015
19.7 x 15.7 inch
Photography

$3,062

Lídia Vives, The Rival, Photography

Lídia Vives

The Rival, 2015
19.7 x 31.5 inch
Photography

$919

Nathalie Daoust, Akiho, Photography

Nathalie Daoust

Akiho, 2009
17.7 x 25.6 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,347

Dominique Perreau, TriptyqueSex1, Photography

Dominique Perreau

TriptyqueSex1, 2012
31.5 x 66.9 x 0.8 inch
Photography

$5,880