I tried to be normal once...that shit nearly killed me; this limited edition Giclée print by Mr. Controversial will certainly bring some drama to your walls with its silvery shine of glamour. Featuring retro images, highlighted with witty captions, this artwork is stylish and dramatic and creates a story you want to keep following - and who doesn’t love a bit of drama?
What makes this artwork so special? By reworking 1950’s imagery that evokes memories of the high drama of film posters from that age; Mr. Controversial lures us into a world of Dames, Private Eyes, lost heroes and doomed heroines by interweaving relatable phrases and situations with a sting in their tail. Mr. Controversial creates dramatic narratives by curating a collage of images from fiction, advertising and photography and using oils and mixed media he creates strong themes that compel you to want to follow the story and the characters to the bitter end.
Title: I Tried to be Normal
Medium: Giclée print with screen printed text and silk screen varnish
Paper: 350 gsm Art Paper
Paper Size: A2 (594mm x 420mm)
Signed: Yes, signed on the back by Mr. Controversial
Numbered: Yes, numbered on the back by Mr. Controversial
Due to the thickness of the paper this print will be shipped flat as per the artists request.
The artwork will be wrapped in acid free tissue paper and securely sandwiched between two pieces of 5mm thick rigid foam board which will be shipped inside a sturdy art mailer box.
UK Mainland: Royal Mail 1st class signed for and tracked [£15]
Europe: Sent via courier, signed and tracked [£25]
For shipping outside Europe, please email for a quote: firstname.lastname@example.org