Title: These Lives are Better Prisons
Artist: Corey Hagberg
Medium: Spray paint, oil paint, oil enamel, acrylic on two wood panels.
Date created: 2012
Dimensions: Height 24, Width 24 in.
Shipping: Available for an extra charge
Price: $2,695.00 for both or $1,430.00 a piece
About the work: “These panels approach the idea of the lives of convenience we create for ourselves becoming situations where we are held captive,” says the artist.
About the artist: Corey Hagberg is an artist living in Rockford, Illinois. Working with paint and screen prints on canvases and wall murals, his work is affecting in its dealing with taboo topics such as death and mental illness, while often presenting a gentle and optimistic side.