Marilyn Minter | the artist




The artist Marilyn Minter
Born 1948, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA.
Lives and works in New York City.

Style and technique of the artist: Photography,


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Marilyn Minter has been considering representations and ramifications of glamour for the last thirty years, but it is worth considering just what is connoted by the word…
Minter, a 57-year-old New York artist, has suddenly hit the big time. She’s got three imposingly epic billboards in the heart of Manhattan’s art district (courtesy of the ever-subversive public-art provocateurs Creative Time) and the much-coveted catalog cover and invitation image for the 73rd Annual Whitney Biennial…
Marilyn Minter?s enamel on metal paintings are so hyper-realistic that often it is difficult to distinguish them from her c-prints. And likewise gender distinction is also blurred within her works that take a swipe at commercial fashion photography…
Works and biography
Shit-Kicker, 2006


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