Les Victimes de Calamity Jane
By Canadian artist André Monet
Mixed media on panel: painted layers of collage
A mysterious smile on her face, Calamity Jane - in shorts - is lounging across the entire width of the canvas while her victims parade slowly under her
122 cm x 183 cm (48" x 72")
Signed along the side
The reverse with signature, title and dimensions
Canadian artist born in Montreal in 1965, Monet studied graphic design at Laval University.
He explored various mediums such as mosaic, collage and acrylics.
He turned to the portrait of the pop icons of our time in expressive, large-format collages such as Beyoncé, Rihanna, Jay-Z, Cate Blanchett, Mick Jagger, David Bowie, etc.
In 2011, he was commissioned by the prestigious Opera Gallery in London - one of the biggest gallery in the world - to create the portrait of Prince William and Princess Kate Middleton, in celebration of their wedding.
Monet’s work has been exhibited in Paris, London, New York, Seoul, Singapore, Miami,Oslo, Cannes, Toronto, Montreal, Dubai and Hong Kong.