lithograph, LP 1, 40 x 30"
permanent collection Yale University Art Museum
Arneson wrote this text for Up Against it
Up Against it has to do with: A. The artist confronting the ‘picture plane’
(a Greenbergian formalist concept) B. The artist being hard pressed by forces beyond his control (health).RA
about the artist
Self-portraiture was one of Arneson's obsessions both in ceramic sculpture and in prints. He is considered the father of the ceramics "Funk" movement.