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Kay Rosen

This Means War..., 2015

Three-colour screenprint
15 × 18 in
38.2 × 45.8 cm
Edition of 50
This is part of a limited edition set.
£600
Ships from Edinburgh, GB
Shipping: £30 domestic, £140 rest of world
VAT included in price
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Edinburgh, London
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Ingleby Gallery
Edinburgh, London

The ‘Billboard for Edinburgh’ project ran from 2008 - 2016, when the Gallery was situated in its …

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Ingleby Gallery
Kay Rosen
American, b. 1949
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Meditations on language and perception, Kay Rosen’s paintings evoke the conceptual, text-based art popularized in the 1960s by such artists as Ed Ruscha and Lawrence Weiner. Her primary focus is wordplay, and within this subject she formally explores shifts in color, spacing, and capitalization. The product is a body of work that makes the viewer question the way that they approach text and read. “The word is a construction that contains aspects of other physical constructions, like buildings or bodies,” says the artist, whose academic background is in linguistics.

Kay Rosen, ‘This Means War...’, 2015, Ingleby Gallery
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About the work
Ingleby Gallery
Edinburgh, London

The ‘Billboard for Edinburgh’ project ran from 2008 - 2016, when the Gallery was situated in its Calton Road premises and transformed a defunct billboard on the end wall of the building. The Billboard installation would change every three months and from each a limited edition print would be published. The list of …

Medium
Print
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Ingleby Gallery
Kay Rosen
American, b. 1949
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Meditations on language and perception, Kay Rosen’s paintings evoke the conceptual, text-based art popularized in the 1960s by such artists as Ed Ruscha and Lawrence Weiner. Her primary focus is wordplay, and within this subject she formally explores shifts in color, spacing, and capitalization. The product is a body of work that makes the viewer question the way that they approach text and read. “The word is a construction that contains aspects of other physical constructions, like buildings or bodies,” says the artist, whose academic background is in linguistics.

Kay Rosen

This Means War..., 2015

Three-colour screenprint
15 × 18 in
38.2 × 45.8 cm
Edition of 50
This is part of a limited edition set.
£600
Ships from Edinburgh, GB
Shipping: £30 domestic, £140 rest of world
VAT included in price
Location
Edinburgh, London
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
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