Kim Rugg, ‘Los Angeles Landscape (North East, North West, South East, South West)’, 2015, Mark Moore Fine Art
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Kim Rugg

Los Angeles Landscape (North East, North West, South East, South West), 2015

Ink on paper
72 × 72 in
182.9 × 182.9 cm
This is a unique work.
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Location
Los Angeles, Orange
About the work
Mark Moore Fine Art
Los Angeles, Orange

For this newest incarnation of her practice, Rugg has recently re-envisioned maps of countries, …

Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Condition
In Excellent Condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and Dated Verso
Certificate of authenticity
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Frame
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Kim Rugg
Canadian, b. 1963
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Multimedia artist Kim Rugg dismantles everything from newspapers to cereal boxes to postage stamps—only to put them back together in new arrangements. Her process, which is one of collage and reappropriation, often results in works that wryly subvert authority: front-page stories are reduced to gibberish, two-dimensional advertisements suddenly take up physical space. Begun at the Royal College of Art in London, where the artist still lives, Rugg’s rearranging of mediated information is as funny as it is rebellious. Her works are included in the permanent collections of the National Gallery in London and the Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego.

Kim Rugg, ‘Los Angeles Landscape (North East, North West, South East, South West)’, 2015, Mark Moore Fine Art
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About the work
Mark Moore Fine Art
Los Angeles, Orange

For this newest incarnation of her practice, Rugg has recently re-envisioned maps of countries, states, and cities around the world - all without borders, featuring a staggeringly precise hand-drawn layout with only city names and the names of regions and the missing topographic features as reference points. In her …

Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Condition
In Excellent Condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and Dated Verso
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Included
Kim Rugg
Canadian, b. 1963
Follow

Multimedia artist Kim Rugg dismantles everything from newspapers to cereal boxes to postage stamps—only to put them back together in new arrangements. Her process, which is one of collage and reappropriation, often results in works that wryly subvert authority: front-page stories are reduced to gibberish, two-dimensional advertisements suddenly take up physical space. Begun at the Royal College of Art in London, where the artist still lives, Rugg’s rearranging of mediated information is as funny as it is rebellious. Her works are included in the permanent collections of the National Gallery in London and the Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego.

Kim Rugg

Los Angeles Landscape (North East, North West, South East, South West), 2015

Ink on paper
72 × 72 in
182.9 × 182.9 cm
This is a unique work.
Sold
Location
Los Angeles, Orange
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