Vik Muniz, La Dolce Vita (from Pictures Of Chocolat
La Dolce Vita (from Pictures of Chocolate), 1998. dye destruction print 60 x 40 in. (152.4 x 101.6 cm) Signed and dated "Vik Muniz 1998" on a label accompanying the work. This work is number two from an edition of three plus three artist's proofs.
PROVENANCE Galleria Sperone, Rome Private Collection
PREFACE P. Corrêa do Lago, ed., Vik Muniz: Complete Works 1987-2009 Catalogue Raisonné, Sao Paulo, 2009, p. 244 (illustrated)
“What I want to be able to do is to change the lives of people with the same materials they deal with every day.” (Vik Muniz quoted in: C. Kino, “Where Art Meets Trash and Transforms Life”, The New York Times, October 24, 2010, p. AR23)