Is copying art? US photographer draws on Henri Matisse, Renoir and Andreas Feininger in her Hong Kong show

//Is copying art? US photographer draws on Henri Matisse, Renoir and Andreas Feininger in her Hong Kong show

Is copying art? US photographer draws on Henri Matisse, Renoir and Andreas Feininger in her Hong Kong show

It is hard to tell what Sherrie Levine’s art is exactly.None of the photograph and paintings in her latest Hong Kong solo exhibition can be said to be created just by her. Instead, they are copies: of mid-20th-century photographs by Andreas Feininger, of aspects of paintings by Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Henri Matisse, even of a set of Chinese dominoes that she once bought in Hong Kong.Born in the US state of Pennsylvania in 1947, Levine is associated with a generation of artists who, beginning…

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