One element in Rico's practice is the celebration of the inherent duality and contradictions of life (found here in art). In Rico's artwork 'Change the obvious into another object that also satisfies the rule, 2017' we find the poetic and the absurd, romantic and earnest. In this artwork there is a hand-painted, ceramic replica of a sausage or hot dog. The sausage takes on a human characteristic, seated in a found chair, alongside some devalued coins. Following the title, the obvious sausage is transformed into another object, a still life, following his own system of balance.
About The Gallery
Founded in Paris in 1990 by Emmanuel Perrotin, then 21 years old, the gallery has become one of the most