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untitled (One Dollar Do We Dream Under)
  • Rirkrit Tiravanija
    born 1961
    born: Buenos Aires, Argentina ; active: United States, Thailand
  • untitled (One Dollar Do We Dream Under), 2015
  • Where object was made: New York, New York, United States
  • ink hand-stamped on one dollar bill
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0184
Label Text

Exhibition Label:
"Brosseau Center for Learning: In Conversation with the 2018–19 KU Common Book", 14-Aug-2018
Thai-American artist Rirkrit Tiravanija juxtaposes notions of utopian unity and practical currency. A one-dollar-bill, an unmistakable symbol of global capitalism, is hand-stamped with the poetic question, “Do we dream under the same sky?”