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Some contemporary American Artists utilizing text: Ed Ruscha b. 1937, Omaha, NE Jenny Holzer b. 1950, Gallipolis, OH Barbara Kruger b. 1945, Newark, NJ.

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1 Some contemporary American Artists utilizing text: Ed Ruscha b. 1937, Omaha, NE Jenny Holzer b. 1950, Gallipolis, OH Barbara Kruger b. 1945, Newark, NJ Steve Hurd b. 1956, Washingon, D.C. Alexis Smith b. 1949, Los Angeles, CA Ellen Gallagher b. 1965, Providence, RI Margaret Killgallen b. 1967, Wash. D.C., d Kerry James Marshall b. 1955, Birmingham, AL Larry Johnson b. 1959, Long Beach, CA

2 Ribbons, 1973 oil on canvas 20 H x 24 W (inches) Ed Ruscha

3 Boy Meets Girl, 1987 acrylic on canvas 72 H x 72 W (inches) Ed Ruscha

4 Question Answer, 1992 acrylic on canvas 18 15/16 H x 24 W (inches) Ed Ruscha

5 THE SURVIVAL SERIES: YOU ARE SO COMPLEX THAT YOU DON'T ALWAYS RESPOND TO DANGER, Danby Imperial white marble footstool 17 x 23 x 15 3/4 inches Jenny Holzer

6 ARNO, 1996 Xenon projection approx. 100 x 115 feet Installed at Palazzo Bargagli, Florence September 1996

7 Various Texts Xenon projection Installed at Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires May 2000 Jenny Holzer

8 Untitled (I shop, therefore I am) 1987 Photographic silkscreen on vinyl, 111 x 113 inches Barbara Kruger

9 Untitled (When I hear the word culture, I take out my checkbook) 1985 Gelatin silver print 138 x 60 inches Barbara Kruger

10 Untitled (Standing Still & Walking in Los Angeles) 1993 Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles Larry Johnson

11 Margaret Kilgallen Installation view at UCLA / Armand Hammer Museum, Los Angeles 2000 Photo by Robert Wedemeyer Courtesy Deitch Projects, New York

12 Make Love Not War 2009 Mixed media collage Alexis Smith

13 The Medium is the Message 2009 Mixed media (installation) Alexis Smith

14 Ellen Gallagher "Mr. Terrific" from "DeLuxe" Aquatint, photogravure, and plasticine, 13 x 10 inches Edition of 20

15 Better Homes Better Gardens 1994 Acrylic and collage on unstretched canvas, 100 x 142 inches Kerry James Marshall

16 The Devil’s in the Details 2007 Oil on Canvas Steve Hurd


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