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Ilya Kabakov, 1933–2023

The Joker Gorokhov, II1972

The Joker Gorokhov, II is a 1972 work by Ilya Kabakov. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

MediumBoxed portfolio of 48 offset prints mounted on cardboard
Dimensions 51.5 x 35 cm (each)
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Purchase, 1999
EditionEdition 86/100
Item NumberIMMA.2628
Copyright For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].
Image Caption
Ilya Kabakov, The Joker Gorokhov, II, 1972, Boxed portfolio of 48 offset prints mounted on cardboard, 51.5 x 35 cm (each), Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Purchase, 1999

For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].

About the Artist

Ilya Kabakov 1933–2023

Born in Dnipropetrovsk, USSR, now Dnipro, Ukraine,Ilya Kabakov moved to the West in 1987. Considered a leading figure in installation art, Kabakov’s practice combines drawings, paintings and found objects to form complex installations which reflect the social, historical and political forces which shaped his life and work. Since 1988 Kabakov has worked collaboratively with his wife Emilia to create installations in venues worldwide, including a large site-specific installation at IMMA in 1999.

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