You can now pit your favourite artists against each other, Banksy, Basquiat, Ai Weiwei and more, all feature in a new artist version of top trumps. Created by London based art writer James Cahill and illustrator Mikkel Sommer, The Art Game: Artist’ Trump Card, is a top trumps full of legendary artists. Compare stats such as Influence, top auction price, critical reception, versatility, the ‘beautiful factor’ and ‘shock of the new’ effect. Available from Here September 1st
Features 32 artists:
Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse,René Magritte,Aleksandr Rodchenko,
Salvador Dalí,Marc Chagall,Marcel Duchamp,Frida Kahlo,Piet Mondrian,Edward Hopper,Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko,Francis Bacon,Robert Rauschenberg,Andy Warhol,Bruce Nauman,Joseph Beuys,Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Jean-Michel Basquiat,David Hockney,Louise Bourgeois,Cindy Sherman,Gerhard Richter,Marina Abramovi?,Lucian Freud,Andreas Gursky,Maurizio Cattelan,Takashi Murakami,Jeff Koons,Damien Hirst,Ai Weiwei,Banksy.
Via: The Guardian
About the Author
James Cahill is an art writer based in London, who contributes to Elephant, Apollo, The Burlington Magazine and frieze. He is researching a PhD on classical mythology in contemporary visual art.
Mikkel Sommer was born in 1987 and grew up in Copenhagen. He started freelancing in 2009, working in illustration, design for animation and comic books. He lives in Berlin with his wife and daughter.