Knock Knock

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Courtesy of the artist and Fred Torres Collaborations, New York

Courtesy of the artist and Fred Torres Collaborations, New York

Kristofer Porter, Untitled, 2009

Watercolor and ink on paper 15 x 22 3/8 inches (38.1 x 56.83 cm)

Copyright, Robert Watts Estate, 1986 / 2010.

Robert Watts, Booger Sizing Chart, 1986

Mixed materials, 12 1/4 x 17 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches (31.12 x 43.82 x 5.72 cm)

Courtesy of ZieherSmith, New York

Rachel Owens, April 30th, 2006, 2006

Watercolor on paper, 9 1/4 x 13 1/4 inches (23.5 x 33.66 cm)

Copyright, Larry Miller, 1974 / 2010

Larry Miller, Chicken Little: Performance Stills from the Magic Dance, 1974

Six silverprint photographs, 11 x 14 inches (27.94 x 35.56 cm)

Copyright, Armen Eloyan; Courtesy, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London

Armen Eloyan, A while ago the elephant ordered the ants to make him a burger (1), 2009

Watercolor on paper Paper: 16 1/8 x 12 1/8 inches (40.96 x 30.8 cm) Framed: 20 3/4 x 16 3/4 inches

Courtesy of the artist and Mitchell-Innes and Nash

Martha Rosler, Small Wonder, 1966-72

Photomontage, 24 x 20 inches (60.96 x 50.8 cm)

Courtesy of Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York

Man Ray, Self Portrait with Starfish, mid 1940s

Gelatin silver print Paper, 4 7/8 x 3 3/8 inches (12.38 x 8.57 cm) Framed, 12 x 9 5/8 inches

Courtesy of the artist

David Humphrey, Dogs and Chicks, 2008

Fake fur, celluclay, and hydocal, 39 x 58 x 17 inches (99.06 x 147.32 x 43.18 cm)

Artwork © 1987 Richard Prince, image courtesy of Skarstedt Gallery

Richard Prince, Untitled (Silk in Florida), 1987

Silkscreen on canvas, edition 3/5, 24 x 18 inches (60.96 x 45.72 cm)

Courtesy of the artist and Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York

Shannon Plumb, Commercials, 2002

DVD video 25 minutes, 37 seconds

Courtesy of the artist and Mitchell-Innes and Nash

William Pope L., Drawing #960 Worm Into Space, 2004

Black marker and ink on hotel stationary, 5 7/16 x 3 15/16 inches (13.81 x 10 cm)

Courtesy of the artist and Fred Torres Collaborations, New York

David LaChapelle, Recollections of America: Double Date, 2006

C-print, edition 5/5, 20 x 20 inches (50.8 x 50.8 cm)

Courtesy of Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York and Galerie Laurent Godin, Paris

David Kramer, Untitled (Boating Party), 2007

Oil on canvas and mixed media, 56 x 76 inch painting, 12 x 48 x 3/4 and 12 x 48 x 1 1/2 inch pedastals

Courtesy of Spinello Gallery, Miami

Lee Materazzi, Ladder, 2009

C-print, edition 1/5, 40 x 30 inches (101.6 x 76.2 cm)

Courtesy of the artist and Triple V, Dijon

Delphine Reist, Sifflets, 2009

Mixed media, dimensions variable

Courtesy of the artist and Smith-Stewart, New York

Kate Gilmore, Star Bright/Star Might, 2007

Single channel video, 7 minutes, 36 seconds, edition 4/5

Courtesy of Hales Gallery, London

Richard Slee, Atishoo, 2008

Glazed ceramic and found objects Gun 7 1/8 x 46 1/8 x 4 3/8 inches (18 x 117 x 11 cm) Flame 7 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 4 3/8 inches (19 x 7 x 11 cm)

Courtesy of Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York

Marc Dennis, Bird Thinking of a Cloud #15

Oil on canvas mounted on panel, 9 x 11 inches (22.86 x 27.94 cm)

Courtesy of Monique Meloche Gallery, Chicago

Justin Cooper, Untitled (Seashells), 2006

Archival inkjet print mounted on Sintra, edition 1/3, 45 x 35 inches (114.3 x 88.9 cm)