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THE INTERSECTIONS OF ABSTRACTION, TEXT & LANGUAGE, POST-MODERNIST AESTHETICS, EXPERIMENTAL, PERFORMATIVE, MULTI-MEDIA APPROACHES TO ARTMAKING // ORIGINAL CONTENT SELECTED BY JONATHAN WEISKOPF, BROOKLYN, NY
James Georgopoulos

Second Amendment, 2011, silver gelatin prints, acrylic polymer, resin, wood, aluminum

Pink Nitty, 9mm Star Model B used by Hitman Jules Winfield (Samuel Jackson) in the 1995 motion picture, Pulp Fiction; Also used by Treasury Agent, Elliot Ness (Kevin Costner) after taking it from Frank Nitti (Billy Drago) in the 1987 motion picture, The Untouchables, 48” x 84”

Tony’s Glock, Glock 19, 9MM pistol Tony Soprano (James Gandolfini) used to shoot “Matt Bevilaqua” in the HBO series, The Sopranos, 2011, 40” x 60”

Hans Gruber, hard chrome Heckler & Koch P7M13 used by Hans Gruber (Alan Rickman) in the 1988 motion picture, Die Hard

The Getaway, Colt Commercial M1911 used by Carter ‘Doc’ McCoy (Steve McQueen) in the 1972 motion picture, The Getaway, 40” x 60”

Sonny645, primary weapon used by Sonny Crockett (Don Johnson) during the 3rd and 4th seasons of Miami Vice television series, 40” x 60”

Triplex, Modified .44 Caliber Smith & Wesson Performance Center Model 629 used by Vin Diesel as Xander Cage in xXx, 48” x 84”

The photographs of guns are the actual weaponry featured in cinema such as Pulp Fiction, XXX, and HBO’s series, The Sopranos. Both familiar yet intimidating, these limited edition weapons force the viewer to question their relationship with celebrity culture and an object that has changed and affected time throughout history.

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