Laurie Simmons - Modern and Contemporary Editions New York Sunday, November 15, 2009 | Phillips

Create your first list.

Select an existing list or create a new list to share and manage lots you follow.

  • Artist Biography

    Laurie Simmons

    American • 1949

    Laurie Simmons is an American photographer and filmmaker. Known for her curated domestic scenes using dolls and miniature objects, Simmons questions the truth behind photographic realism and the stereotypes of American culture. In her critically acclaimed series Walking Objects, Simmons offers commentary on how women are represented in popular media through a memorably surreal image. The artist emerged in the 1980s as a prominent member of the 'Pictures Generation' alongside Cindy Sherman and Louise Lawler. Today, Simmons' work is found in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art in New York, the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, among others.

    View More Works


Edition for White Columns

Hand-cast, hand-finished molded plastic with hand-finished white plexiglass pedestal,
9 x 21 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. (22.9 x 54.6 x 9.5 cm)
signed, dated `1996' and numbered 4/30 in pencil on the accompanying card (there were also 5 artist's proofs), published by White Columns, New York, occasional surface soiling, otherwise in very good condition, with original box and card.

$700 - 900 

Sold for $1,063

Modern and Contemporary Editions

15 Nov 2009
New York