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ED RUSCHA – FIFTY YEARS OF PAINTING

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Ed Rushca is a genius and the grand master of the art of language. Pure and simple, Ruscha’s work speaks volumes but often leaves you speechless as you struggle to describe its impact on your psyche. Part pop, part abstract, part conceptual, Rushca’s work encapsulates everything that is wonderful about the symbolism of words. As recognition of Ruscha’s contribution to the evolution of modern art, the Hayward Gallery in London recently opened Ed’s first major retrospective. View details here.

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