Dynamite dollar, 2023

by Rémy Aillaud

Sculpture : steel, resin

12 x 30 x 12 cm 4.7 x 11.8 x 4.7 inch

$3,859

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About the artwork

Type

Unique work

Signature

Hand-signed by artist

Authenticity

Sold with certificate of Authenticity from the artist

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Medium

Sculpture: steel, resin

Dimensions cm inch

12 x 30 x 12 cm 4.7 x 11.8 x 4.7 inch Height x Width x Depth

Display

The sculpture cannot be displayed outdoors


Tags

Pop Art

Beige

Black

Artwork sold in perfect condition

Artwork location: Netherlands

“The artwork by Remy Aillaud, titled 'Dollar Dynamite L', is a unique and provocative piece that challenges our ideas about money and power.

Handcrafted using steel, mixed media, and epoxy, the piece features a dynamite with its exterior made of money, with dollar bills covering the surface of the piece. Alongside the dynamite, there is also a lighter, adding another layer of meaning to the work.

With a limited edition of only 1 copy produced, this artwork is a rare and valuable piece. Accompanied by a beautiful box, it adds aesthetic and symbolic value to any art collection.

Through this piece, Aillaud invites us to reflect on the nature of money and power in our society and how they are often used in destructive ways. The image of the dynamite made of money is a powerful critique of rampant consumerism and the culture of money at all costs, while the lighter suggests a latent threat of destruction.

Overall, 'Dollar Dynamite L' is a unique and impactful work of art that invites reflection on the social and economic issues that permeate our world."

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CJS Gallery • Netherlands

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Rémy Aillaud

France

Presentation

Rémy Aillaud was born in 1987. At that time, the world was in the midst of technological change (and still is today). These technological changes are the basis of Rémy Aillaud's images, his fantasy and the popular culture he perceives around him. Sculpture is in Remy's blood. It's also the best way to bring your love of robotics to life. Each Rémy Aillaud statue is unique, even if they look alike. Rémy Aillaud's sculptures are often made of motorcycle parts. The engines are made from the best materials and designed by prestigious industrial designers. Perfect for a Rémy Aillaud image. By turning parts and putting them together differently, they suddenly become a statue with arms, heads and busts. Rémy Aillaud naturally selects the parts that best draw a human silhouette, such as the fuel tank, the headlights and the engine pistons. Rémy Aillaud makes more than human figures from motorcycle parts. This way it also creates smaller images. Each Rémy Aillaud sculpture has something to do with the current era in terms of logos in combination with technology. Rockets, for example, with logos of well-known companies. Or an ax with a Louis Vuitton-inspired print. And what about the different versions of dynamite? Rémy Aillaud's sculptures always appeal to the imagination and give your interior an intriguing art object to talk about.

François BIDARD-DAVID


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