Nancy Spungen – Screen Print

Nancy Spungen - Screenprint

The Screen print above was selected for an exhibition at the ASWARA Gallery, National Arts & Heritage Academy (ASWARA), Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA during February 1 – 29 2012 and is now part of their private collection.

Prints dispatched will be similar to the one illustrated – each print is original so variations of size (approximately A3) and colouring will occur. Each print will be signed by the artist Peter Bright (aka This Window).

Screen print over ink wash. Cost (postage free) £15.00




 

 

Old images and ideas revisited and recycled – re-executed in print and paint. A body of work based around “Beauty and the Beast” a classic tale of love, rejection and prejudice, where the beauty is the beast and the beast is the beauty.  An  allegory, a symbolic representation or a metaphor for my feelings towards ART.

Press cutting below about similar works. (click on image to read article)

Nancy Spungen left home at age 17 and moved to New York City. She worked as a stripper around Times Square (and allegedly at a brothel as well). She followed bands such as Aerosmith, The New York Dolls and The Ramones. In 1977, she moved to London and met The Sex Pistols. When lead singer Johnny Rotten did not show interest in her, she pursued bassist Sid Vicious and they soon moved in together…