Mel Ramos

Superman at the Supermarket

In 1963 Mel Ramos, one of the first artists to embrace Pop Art, developed a preference for a tantalizing, seductive visual language. In typical Pop Art colors, beauty queens and nude Hollywood stars are combined with commodities to populate his paintings. In accordance with advertising aesthetics, he placed female bodies in erotic, occasionally vulgar poses on top of consumer goods, thus taking his theme from advertising’s enduring slogan, “sex sells.” This catalogue is an homage to Mel Ramos, in celebration of his eightieth birthday.

€25.00
( 30.70CHF )

Prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs

ready to ship today,
Delivery time appr. 1-3 workdays

Mel Ramos

September 2015

ISBN 978-3-7356-0166-7

16,00 × 23,00 cm

96 Pages

59 colored and 10 b/w illustrations

Hardcover, bound

Languages: German, English

Editor
Thomas Levy

Text by
Konstantin Jacoby

Design by
Claas Möller, claasbooks.de, Hamburg

Events
Exhibition: "Superman at the Supermarket", 15.09. - 28.10.2015 LEVY Galerie , Hamburg. Accompanying: Kunsthaus Hannover is presenting an exhibition with prints by Mel Ramos.

Customers also bought
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume VII
€40.00
( 49.12CHF )
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume VI
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume V
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
Berlin-Wedding

Berlin-Wedding

The Photobook
€40.00
( 49.12CHF )
Milli Bau
€40.00
( 49.12CHF )
Harding Meyer

Harding Meyer

A Monograph
€44.00
( 54.03CHF )
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume III
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume IV
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
William Minke
€29.95
( 36.78CHF )
African Futures

African Futures

€34.00
( 41.75CHF )
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume II
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
Déjà-vu?
€39.95 * €20.00
( 49.06CHF 24.56CHF )
IN THE CUT
€36.00
( 44.21CHF )
Katie Paterson
€30.00
( 36.84CHF )
Oksana Kyzymchuk
€29.00
( 35.61CHF )
George Grosz

George Grosz

In Berlin
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
Dominik Schmitt

Dominik Schmitt

Nowhen
€24.00
( 29.47CHF )
BOOK WORLDS

BOOK WORLDS

€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
The Parachute Paradox

The Parachute Paradox

Steve Sabella
€35.00
( 42.98CHF )
Money, Good and Evil
€24.00
( 29.47CHF )
Susanne Walström

Susanne Walström

Black Lava Fairy Tale
€40.00
( 49.12CHF )
Paul Mayer

Paul Mayer

High Seat
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
Mel Ramos
€49.95
( 61.34CHF )
Juergen Teller, Ute & Werner Mahler et al.

Juergen Teller, Ute & Werner Mahler et al.

Schaubühne Berlin 2013–2018
€48.00
( 58.94CHF )
MOMENTA | Biennale de l’image

MOMENTA | Biennale de l’image

What does the Image stand for?
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
Peter Martensen

Peter Martensen

Ravage
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
Sarah Schönfeld

Sarah Schönfeld

All you can feel
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
Craft Becomes Modern

Craft Becomes Modern

The Bauhaus in the Making
€45.00
( 55.26CHF )
The City in the Blue Daylight

The City in the Blue Daylight

Dakar Biennial 2016 <br /> (Volume 1 + 2)
€39.95
( 49.06CHF )
THE OPÉRA

THE OPÉRA

Volume I
€38.00
( 46.66CHF )
Acquired · Owned · Squandered
€45.00
( 55.26CHF )
GREY IS THE NEW PINK

GREY IS THE NEW PINK

Moments of Aging
€29.90
( 36.72CHF )
Mel Ramos. Campbell's Soup Blondes

Mel Ramos. Campbell's Soup Blondes

Collector's Edition
€1,950.00
( 2,394.60CHF )
GLAM
€29.95 * €14.95
( 36.78CHF 18.36CHF )
Alfred Schmela
€24.00
( 29.47CHF )
China at its Limits
€59.00
( 72.45CHF )
Being and Image
€29.90
( 36.72CHF )
Mel Ramos. Campbell's Soup Blondes

Mel Ramos. Campbell's Soup Blondes

Collector's Edition
€1,950.00
( 2,394.60CHF )
Mel Ramos
€49.95
( 61.34CHF )
Mel Ramos – Collector’s Edition

Mel Ramos – Collector’s Edition

100+ Drawings
€99.00
( 121.57CHF )
Max Beckmann und Berlin

Max Beckmann und Berlin

€44.90 * €22.00
( 55.14CHF 27.02CHF )