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Auerbach, Lisa Anne

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USA

Lisa Anne Auerbach lives and works in Los Angeles, and is an inter-disciplinary artist, focusing primarily on knitting, photography and publications. The slogans knitted into the skirts, sweaters and blankets she produces are taken from French Revolutionary writing, English rioters, Luddite marching songs, Country and Western ballads, modern feel-good sayings and contemporary French philosophy. Her work has been exhibited internationally since 1996; selected solo exhibitions include Election Sweater Project at the Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO, Torn Porn at Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL, and Take This Knitting Machine and Shove It- at Nottingham Contemporary; selected group exhibitions include Nine Lives at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, Cottage Industry at the Baltimore Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, MD, and The Way That We Rhyme at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA.

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Take This Knitting Machine and Shove it

Lisa Anne Auerbach

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