Tag Archives: Ed Ruscha


News
Cacti at the Huntington Library Desert Botanical Garden.


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Morning Links: Cactus Omelette Edition

Matthew Darbyshire’s “Suite” at Lisa Cooley in New York. [Contemporary Art Daily]Here’s a review of “Alec Soth: Songbook”  on view at Fraenkel Gallery in San Francisco. The exhibition shows photographs taken on the artist’s multi-year road trip, during which he took on the role of … Read More


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Sun Tzu's The Art of War.


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Morning Links: The Art of War Edition

Jessica Hagy has illustrated Sun Tzu’s The Art of War using simple ink-on-index card drawings of Venn diagrams and x-y plots. [Harvard Business Review]Tejumola Olaniyan founded Africacartoons.com, the first continent-wide digital encyclopedia of political cartoons by African artists. [The Guardian]​Lana … Read More


Market News
A work by Ruscha.

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Sotheby’s Spring Sales Will Offer 35 Works to Benefit MOCA Los Angeles

News of New York’s big spring contemporary auctions is beginning to trickle out, and it seems Sotheby’s has nabbed a fairly intriguing, if philanthropic, consignment.Its evening and day sales, on May 12 and 13, will feature a group of approximately … Read More


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Red Rock Canyon, Mojave Desert

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Morning Links: Fake Rock Edition

Suzanne Weaver, interim director of the Institute of Contemporary Art in Miami, steps down after less than five months. [The Art Newspaper]“Barely a month in office, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has shelved a plan to turn the former Franklin School downtown … Read More


Artists Retrospective

Retrospective: Ed Ruscha Takes California into the ’90s

And other excerpts from our coverage 100, 75, 50, and 25 years ago Read More


Market News
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Christie’s Contemporary Art Sale Nets $852.9 M., All-Time Auction Record

Records fall for Twombly, Ruscha, Doig, Kippenberger, Sturtevant, Price, and more Read More


Reviews

‘Four Drawings of a Farmer’ at Bureau

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Reviews
Andy Warhol, Iolas, 1974, synthetic polymer paint and silk screen on canvas. ©1974 THE ANDY WARHOL FOUNDATION.

‘Alexander the Great: The Iolas Gallery 1955–1987′ at Paul Kasmin

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Profiles
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Viveca Paulin-Ferrell: L.A. Story

Actress and former auctioneer Viveca Paulin-Ferrell has become a major player on the California scene Read More


Features
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Looking After Their Own

Artists keep examples of their own work for reasons that range from accident to serendipity to—in a few cases—good planning. Read More


Looking at Art

Underrated/Overrated

Who are the great artists you never heard of? Who's hot who's not?. Read More