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American dream

The American dream appears in the 16th century, during the colonisation of America by England. The merits of this new land were boasted to incite the British to become settlers in America.

A country that is constantly in the spotlight, the United States not only embodies the symbol of success and culture of a mass consumption but is is also counted amongst the most powerful nations in the world.

Here is a selection of artworks inspired by American culture. A selection of contrasting visions, in between dream and reality….

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Axel Morin, USA, New York City. Brooklyn, Photography

Axel Morin

USA, New York City. Brooklyn, 2015
19.7 x 27.6 inch
Photography

$405

HM, New-York 6, Painting

HM

New-York 6, 2016
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$3,470

Angela Wakefield, New York Series 31 - The Chrysler Building, Painting

Angela Wakefield

New York Series 31 - The Chrysler Building, 2012
24 x 36 x 3 inch
Painting

$10,800

Karel de Gendre, New York Times Square, Photography

Karel de Gendre

New York Times Square, 2010
19.7 x 29.5 x 1.6 inch
Photography

$2,660

Marie-Laure Vareilles, New York, Photography

Marie-Laure Vareilles

New York, 2015
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.6 inch
Photography

$3,701

Noir Mat, America, Print

Noir Mat

America, 2012
38.2 x 30.3 x 0.8 inch
Print

$578

Franck Vogel, Colorado River Sunset, Photography

Franck Vogel

Colorado River Sunset, 2015
19.7 x 29.5 inch
Photography

$2,082

Gaspard Mitz, Brokeback Mountain , Sculpture

Gaspard Mitz

Brokeback Mountain , 2015
5.9 x 15.7 x 2.4 inch
Sculpture

$752

Gottfried Salzmann, Figure "New York", Print

Gottfried Salzmann

Figure "New York", 2014
20.1 x 14.6 inch
Print

$393

Gottfried Salzmann, NY City, Print

Gottfried Salzmann

NY City, 2016
20.9 x 24 inch
Print

$752

Franck Doat, Collection New-York Autrement American Dream, Photography

Franck Doat

Collection New-York Autrement American Dream, 2011
31.5 x 23.6 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$2,429

Jacques Monory, USA 76 - Statue de la liberté, Print

Jacques Monory

USA 76 - Statue de la liberté, 1976
15 x 11 inch
Print

$208

Richard Heeps, Cars, Photography

Richard Heeps

Cars, 2001
31.9 x 42.9 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$808

Eric Pottier, Anna USA , Sculpture

Eric Pottier

Anna USA , 2015
7.9 x 3.1 x 3.1 inch
Sculpture

$578

Dominique Mulhem, One Million Dollar Baby, Print

Dominique Mulhem

One Million Dollar Baby, 2013
19.7 x 15.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$5,205

Pierre Kroll, New York, Print

Pierre Kroll

New York, 2013
27.2 x 41.3 x 1.2 inch
Print

$1,457

Alain Bertrand, America, Painting

Alain Bertrand

America, 2014
38.2 x 51.2 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$12,723

Our recommendations Tony Soulié, New-York, Painting

Tony Soulié

New-York, 2015
23.6 x 35.4 x 2 inch
Painting

$5,205

Florent Touchot, Fifth Avenue, Painting

Florent Touchot

Fifth Avenue, 2019
35 x 51.2 x 1.4 inch
Painting

$4,164

Thierry Trivès, Money bomb, Sculpture

Thierry Trivès

Money bomb, 2015
10.6 x 7.9 x 7.9 inch
Sculpture

$2,082

Eric Liot, Drapeau américain, Print

Eric Liot

Drapeau américain, 2014
22.8 x 33.5 x 0.4 inch
Print

$2,313

Jicé, American eagle, Sculpture

Jicé

American eagle, 2015
39.4 x 33.5 x 5.9 inch
Sculpture

$4,280

David Bradford, The Crystaliers near Times Square, Photography

David Bradford

The Crystaliers near Times Square, 1999
7.9 x 11.8 inch
Photography

$810

Alexandre Taillandier, Providence, Drawing

Alexandre Taillandier

Providence, 2013
21.7 x 18.1 x 0.4 inch
Drawing

$972

Hubert Ollivier, Connection, Painting

Hubert Ollivier

Connection, 2015
15.7 x 15.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$289

Aurélie Bauer, Vertigo 2, Painting

Aurélie Bauer

Vertigo 2, 2014
13 x 16.1 x 2 inch
Painting

$1,388

Angela Wakefield, New Yorker, Painting

Angela Wakefield

New Yorker, 2014
45 x 21 x 3 inch
Painting

$10,800

Angela Wakefield, New York Series No.21, Painting

Angela Wakefield

New York Series No.21, 2011
36 x 48 x 3 inch
Painting

$16,981

HM, New-York 5, Painting

HM

New-York 5, 2016
31.5 x 31.5 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$2,892

La Fabrique du Sourire, United States of Smile, Print

La Fabrique du Sourire

United States of Smile, 2012
11.8 x 11.8 inch
Print

$145

Hervé Gloaguen, Andy Warhol at the Factory, NY, 1966 (With Sterling Morrison, Gérard Malanga and Nico), Photography

Hervé Gloaguen

Andy Warhol at the Factory, NY, 1966 (With Sterling Morrison, Gérard Malanga and Nico), 1966
15.7 x 19.7 inch
Photography

$2,602

Hervé Gloaguen, Skatting in Central Park, NY 1966, Photography

Hervé Gloaguen

Skatting in Central Park, NY 1966, 1966
15.7 x 19.7 inch
Photography

$2,602

Claude Guillaumin, WTC from Battery Park, Photography

Claude Guillaumin

WTC from Battery Park, 1974
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,735

Hervé Gloaguen, Andy Warhol, NY 1966 (Avec Nico, Gérard Malanga, Paul Morissey sur le tournage de Tiger Morse), Photography

Hervé Gloaguen

Andy Warhol, NY 1966 (Avec Nico, Gérard Malanga, Paul Morissey sur le tournage de Tiger Morse), 1966
15.7 x 19.7 inch
Photography

$2,602

Fabien Vieilletoile, No comment, Photography

Fabien Vieilletoile

No comment, 2012
41.3 x 27.2 x 1.2 inch
Photography

$914

Our recommendations Yannick Fraud, New York twins, Photography

Yannick Fraud

New York twins, 1999
23.2 x 29.5 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,226

Max Papeschi, Yes I can, Print

Max Papeschi

Yes I can, 2014
15.7 x 21.7 x 1.6 inch
Print

$2,313

Max Papeschi, 2007, Print

Max Papeschi

2007, 2012
23.6 x 17.7 x 1.6 inch
Print

$2,892

Axel Morin, USA, New York City. Brooklyn, Photography

Axel Morin

USA, New York City. Brooklyn, 2015
19.7 x 27.6 inch
Photography

$405

Laurent Chabot, New York 2, Painting

Laurent Chabot

New York 2, 2012
59.1 x 70.9 x 2 inch
Painting

$6,362

Vladimir Bazan, New York, Photography

Vladimir Bazan

New York, 2010
17.3 x 11 inch
Photography

$1,504

Vladimir Bazan, Chicago, Photography

Vladimir Bazan

Chicago, 2010
39.4 x 24.8 inch
Photography

$2,151

Sean MacLeod, Rockefeller Center, Photography

Sean MacLeod

Rockefeller Center, 1998
39.4 x 39.4 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,735

Claude Guillaumin, Kove Bros, Photography

Claude Guillaumin

Kove Bros, 1980
19.7 x 27.6 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,619

Claude Guillaumin, Tivoli Theatre Broadway, Photography

Claude Guillaumin

Tivoli Theatre Broadway, 1967
15.7 x 23.6 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,619

Jacques  Benaroch, Clint Eastwood, Photography

Jacques Benaroch

Clint Eastwood, 2000
23.6 x 19.7 inch
Photography

$2,892

Claude Guillaumin, City Hall, Photography

Claude Guillaumin

City Hall, 1970
27.6 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,619

Claude Guillaumin, Dollar Days, Photography

Claude Guillaumin

Dollar Days, 1969
23.6 x 15.7 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,735

Claude Guillaumin, New York Profile, Photography

Claude Guillaumin

New York Profile, 1969
11.8 x 15.7 inch
Photography

$1,851

Claude Guillaumin, US Flag with Grass, Photography

Claude Guillaumin

US Flag with Grass, 1970
11.8 x 15.7 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,157

Sean MacLeod, God Bless America, Photography

Sean MacLeod

God Bless America, 2001
39.4 x 39.4 x 0.8 inch
Photography

$1,851

Claude Guillaumin, US Flag with indian, Photography

Claude Guillaumin

US Flag with indian, 1985
15.7 x 23.6 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$1,735

Fabien Vieilletoile, Carrefour, Photography

Fabien Vieilletoile

Carrefour, 2012
36.6 x 55.1 x 1.2 inch
Photography

$1,139

Our recommendations Jacques Blézot, New-York, liberté et Mickey, Painting

Jacques Blézot

New-York, liberté et Mickey, 2016
39.4 x 39.4 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$2,776

Our recommendations Yannick Fraud, New York, Pinocchio ! , Photography

Yannick Fraud

New York, Pinocchio ! , 2005
9.8 x 14.2 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$520

Anthony Barboza, Malaika, Photography

Anthony Barboza

Malaika, 2002
35.4 x 27.6 inch
Photography

$2,892

Yannick Fraud, New York, Lips on the wall !, Photography

Yannick Fraud

New York, Lips on the wall !, 2005
9.8 x 14.2 x 0.4 inch
Photography

$520

Fabien Vieilletoile, Pit Stop In San Fransisco, Photography

Fabien Vieilletoile

Pit Stop In San Fransisco, 2012
36.6 x 55.1 x 1.2 inch
Photography

$1,029

Alexis Reynaud, New York 16-019, Photography

Alexis Reynaud

New York 16-019, 2016
31.5 x 63 x 2 inch
Photography

$9,600

Karel de Gendre, New York Grand Central, Photography

Karel de Gendre

New York Grand Central, 2010
31.5 x 43.3 x 1.6 inch
Photography

$4,974

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