'Punks', plaquette

'Punks', plaquette

'Punks'
Plaquette (obverse view)
Danuta Solowiej-Wedderburn (born 1962)
England (London)
1987
Bronze, cast
Museum no. A.10-2001
Gift of the artist

The artist arrived in London from Poland in 1987 when Punk was a huge phenomenon. Her design is an outsider's view of British culture but also a permanent record of a particular moment. Its projecting spikes embody the aggressive nature of Punk style and behaviour.

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