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Barbara Kruger

[American Conceptual Artist, born in 1945]

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Original works by Barbara Kruger available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston
Photograph collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
9 works online when last checked

Notable SiteWhitney Museum of American Art, New York City

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
9 prints by the artist

Broad Art Foundation

Fonds Regional d'Art Contemporain (FRAC) Bourgogne, Dijon, France

Hammer Museum, California
Untitled (You are not yourself), 1982

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, Brunswick, New Jersey
Savoir C'est Pouvoir, 1989

Barbara Kruger in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Malmö Konsthall, Sweden
Untitled, 1990

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Museum of Art at Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
Untitled (We construct the chorus of missing persons)

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College, Chicago
Note the link at the bottom of the page to all works in their collection by Barbara Kruger

New York University Library

Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, Florida
Trance (#3264), photomontage

Rubell Family Collection, Miami, Florida

Barbara Kruger at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Walker Art Center, Minnesota

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteArtcyclopedia
Masterscan feature: You Are The Perfect Crime

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Background on the artist

The Sender Collection, New York
A private lending collection of Minimal and Conceptual Art
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The World of Postmodern Performance

The World's Women Online

Varo Registry of Women Artists

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Barbara Kruger  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Artnet Magazine
Power Pleasure Desire Disgust, 1997

Tate Gallery, London, UK
Biography only

The New York Observer
"Greed Is Really Bad, Says Designer Kruger", article by Hilton Kramer

The Village Voice
"Hostile Witness", 2000 article by Jerry Saltz

Wikiquote, compendium of quotations from the Wikimedia Foundation

Profile from art:21 - Art in the 21st Century

Video selection from EGG: the arts show

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
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Beyond Recognition: Representation, Power, and Culture

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Barbara Kruger

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Love for Sale: The Words and Pictures of Barbara Kruger


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