Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Alex Israel's painting, film, and sculpture explores his own fascination with Hollywood and celebrity. The artist states, “I think L.A. has long held a special place in the collective imagination, ” the artist has said. “Because so many of us have grown up watching television and movies that are filmed in L.A., we have an idea of the city that's tied to televisual and cinematic fantasy.” Israel’s practice explores the Hollywood film industry and the cult of celebrity, embracing its clichés and styles in the form of sculpture, print and painting. Sold on consignment.