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All artists signed Bob & Roberta Smith card

50 boxes - 40 Cards / 20 pairs

(Typewriter, Stamp, Digital, Screen Printing, Painting)
+ 12 Single cards
+ 1 Poster

"I Promise Never to Make Art Again" invites viewers to engage in a reflective dialogue about the nature of artistic creation and the complex relationship artists have with their own work. It challenges the traditional notions of commitment and intention within the art world, prompting us to ponder the very essence of artistic purpose. Is art a compulsive act driven by inner compulsion, or is it a conscious decision made by the artist to engage with their own creative energies?

As we delve deeper into the context of this intriguing artwork, the signature of the artist(s) takes on a crucial significance. Whose name is affixed to this solemn promise? Is it Bob, Roberta, or both? The deliberate ambiguity of the signature underscores the collaborative nature of their artistic practice and emphasizes the thought-provoking nature of their message. By signing their names to this paradoxical pledge, Bob & Roberta Smith invite us to contemplate the duality of their identity as individuals and as a creative partnership.

In a world where artistic expression knows no bounds, where boundaries are constantly being pushed, Bob & Roberta Smith's "I Promise Never to Make Art Again" stands as a poignant reminder that art is as much about questioning as it is about creation. It challenges us to consider the motivations and intentions that drive artists, and in doing so, it beckons us to embark on a journey of introspection and self-discovery.

I asked chatgpt if he knew of any artist signing the card "I promise never to make art again" by Bob & Roberta Smith.
As of my knowledge cutoff date in September 2021, I am not aware of any specific instances or information about another artist signing the card "I Promise Never to Make Art Again" by Bob & Roberta Smith. The description of the artwork and its context primarily revolve around the artistic duo's collaboration and their exploration of artistic identity, intent, and irony.

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