Barbara Kruger

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Barbara Kruger (born 26 January, 1945) is an American conceptual artist.

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  • I have no complaints, except for the world.
    • Lecture, San Francisco Art Institute (2005-02-01)
  • When I hear the word Culture I take out my checkbook
    • Words on an untitled artwork (1985)
    • A takeoff on the quote "Whenever I hear the word 'Culture,' I reach for my revolver," from Hans Johst, Schlageter (1933), act I, scene I (actual quote: Wenn ich Kultur höre … entsichere ich meinen Browning! [Whenever I hear of culture... I release the safety-catch of my Browning!])
  • If you can’t feel it, it must be real.
    • Love For Sale – The Words and Pictures of Barbara Kruger, Museum of Modern Art at Heide, Melbourne, Australia, 17th October – 24th November 1996
  • Memory is your image of perfection.
    • Love For Sale – The Words and Pictures of Barbara Kruger, Museum of Modern Art at Heide, Melbourne, Australia, 17th October – 24th November 1996

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