ARTWORK  "N GOD WE TRUST"

1994 / 2012

In God we trust is an artwork criticism on the real value of art, the king dollar and materialism.

Klaus Guingand artwork :"NOVA ARS SECLORUM" : Drawing :1999

It took four years (legal) for create the $ 100 dollarts bill (Guingand).

The famous international art critic Pierre Restany was the expert on the artwork " $ dollart bill" (Guingand).

© Klaus Guingand

Thereafter the works "In God we trust" / $ one million cash should be made a  thousand   artworks  to  create  the  monumental  and  amazing  artwork  "In God we trust" / $ one billion cash.

"Artworks are always the result of a risky danger, an experiment conducted to the end, how far one can go further."

 

Rainer Maria Rilke

 

Nova Ars Seclorum - Drawing 1999

© Klaus Guingand

 

What is the value of Art ?

History

 

1994 : Klaus Guingand creates the word dollart (S). © TM by K.Guingand

 

1995/1998 : Creation of the $ 100 dollarts bills, first series.

Each bill has its serial number.

 

1999 : Video Klaus Guingand and Pierre Restany.

 

Pierre Restany became expert in the dollart bill (KG)

 

Since that time each bill has on the right the signature of Pierre Restany.

Each bill is signed on the left by Guingand.

$ 100 Dollarts bill / Klaus Guingand
$ 100 Dollarts bill / Klaus Guingand

Serial 1999. Digital prints on paper: 6,14 x 2,59 inches serial number. signed by Klaus Guingand and Pierre Restany. Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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$ 100 Dollarts bill / Klaus Guingand
$ 100 Dollarts bill / Klaus Guingand

Verso, serial 1999. Digital prints on paper: 6,14 x 2,59 inches serial number. signed by Klaus Guingand and Pierre Restany. Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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Dollart printing / Klaus Guingand
Dollart printing / Klaus Guingand

Dollart printing Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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Dollart printing / Klaus Guingand
Dollart printing / Klaus Guingand

Dollart printing Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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Klaus Guingand artwork : "$ Dollarts printing" Prints 32 numbered bills :Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand : 1999

 

$ Dollarts printing - 1999 - Prints 32 numbered bills Klaus Guingand

May 1999 : Creation of the first "In God we trust" / "$ One million cash".

 

In God we trust
In God we trust

Klaus Guingand artwork. "$ One Million cash" 1999. Digital prints on paper, plastic vacuum. 12,9 x 4,3 x 12,2 inches - 22 livres Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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In God we trust  - Verso
In God we trust - Verso

Klaus Guingand artwork. "$ One Million cash" 1999. Digital prints on paper, plastic vacuum. 12,9 x 4,3 x 12,2 inches - 22 livres Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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In God we trust
In God we trust

Klaus Guingand artwork. "$ One Million cash" 1999. Digital prints on paper, plastic vacuum. 12,9 x 4,3 x 12,2 inches - 22 livres Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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In God we trust - Verso
In God we trust - Verso

Klaus Guingand artwork. "$ One Million cash" 1999. Digital prints on paper, plastic vacuum. 12,9 x 4,3 x 12,2 inches - 22 livres Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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In God we trust
In God we trust

Klaus Guingand artwork. "$ One Million cash" 1999. Digital prints on paper, plastic vacuum. 12,9 x 4,3 x 12,2 inches - 22 livres Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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In God we trust
In God we trust

Klaus Guingand artwork. "$ One Million cash" 1999. Digital prints on paper, plastic vacuum. 12,9 x 4,3 x 12,2 inches - 22 livres Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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2009 : Creation of "In God we trust" $ 20 Million cash

In God we trust - $ 20 Million cash
In God we trust - $ 20 Million cash

2009 Digital prints on paper, plastic vacuum. 60 in x 8.2 in x 24.4 inches - 441 livres Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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In God we trust - $ 20 Million cash
In God we trust - $ 20 Million cash

2009 Digital prints on paper, plastic vacuum. 60 in x 8.2 in x 24.4 inches - 441 livres Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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In God we trust - $ 20 Million cash
In God we trust - $ 20 Million cash

2009 Digital prints on paper, plastic vacuum. 60 in x 8.2 in x 24.4 inches - 441 livres Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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2012 : Creation of "In God we trust"  briefcase plexiglas and "In God we trust" plexiglas.

In God we trust briefcase
In God we trust briefcase

Klaus Guingand artwork Plexiglas briefcase - 2012 "One $ million cash" Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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In God we trust briefcase
In God we trust briefcase

Klaus Guingand artwork Plexiglas briefcase - 2012 "One $ million cash" Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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In God we trust in plexiglas
In God we trust in plexiglas

Klaus Guingand artwork Plexiglas - 2012 "One $ million cash" Dollart TM © Klaus Guingand

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