The Reward is in the Risk

JD Banke

8/1/20181 min read

In the order they appear: Alpha Hostility, Beast of Burden, Human Nature 22×14, Made in U$A 16×20, Reality Rodeo 11×14, The Reward is in the Risk 18×24

JD Banke is a painter who seeks to reveal an American ethos by addressing constructs of value in popular culture, the art market and consumerism. Taking cues from contemporary painting, art cliches and outsider practices, Banke presents dark and humorous social commentaries that reflect a critical voice on cultural institutions.