To celebrate JR’s newly commissioned work for NGV Triennial 2020 – 2021, Homily to Country 2020, an ambitious multi-part artwork that draws global attention to the ecological decline of the Darling River system caused by intensive water extraction due to irrigation, climate change and drought; NGV design store have collaborated with JR to design an exclusive range of merchandise, including this poster; a stylish addition to any wall.
JR exhibits freely on the streets of the world, where he pastes huge portraits of anonymous people. Concealing his own identity and that of his subjects, JR leaves the space empty for an encounter between the artwork and the passer-by.
Dimensions: Standard A2 size, measuring 59.4 x 42cm.
Materials: Luxury 170gsm Hanno Silk Art paper and presented on a grey-board backing card inside a cello bag.
Made in Melbourne and exclusive to the NGV design store
Finding hope, night view, Paris, France, 2020