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In this limited edition created exclusively for ISCP, Thai-American artist Rirkrit Tiravanija suggests a head-on collision between utopian unity and hardcore currency. Twenty one-dollar-bills, unmistakable symbols of global capitalism are each hand-stamped with the poetic question, “Do we dream under the same sky?”

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Rirkrit Tiravanija (b. 1961, Buenos Aires, Argentina) is a New York-based artist whose practice combines traditional object making, public and private performances, teaching, and other forms of public service and social action. Winner of the 2005 Hugo Boss Prize awarded by the Guggenheim Museum, his exhibition there consisted of a pirate radio (with instructions on how to make one for yourself.) Tiravanija was also awarded the Benesse by the Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum in Japan and the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Lucelia Artist Award. He has had a retrospective exhibition at the Museum Boijmans van Beuningen in Rotterdam that then was presented in Paris and London. Tiravanija is on the faculty of the School of the Arts at Columbia University, and is a founding member and curator of Utopia Station, a collective project of artists, art historians, and curators. Tiravanija is also President of an educational-ecological project known as The Land Foundation, located in Chiang Mai, Thailand, and is part of a collective alternative space located in Bangkok-- where he maintains his primary residence and studio.

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Untitled (One Dollar Do We Dream Under the Same Sky), 2015
Ink stamped on one-dollar bill
6.125 x 2.625 in (15.56 x 6.67 cm)
Edition of 20
Courtesy of the artist and Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York
Unsigned

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Untitled (One Dollar Do We Dream Under the Same Sky)
  • Dimensions
    6.125 x 2.625 in (15.56 x 6.67 cm)