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October 01, 2008

New Flag Art Foundation Show, WALL ROCKETS, opens this FRIDAY.

The FLAG Art Foundation invites you to the first public viewing of
WALL ROCKETS: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha on
FRIDAY OCTOBER 3 FROM 11AM TO 3P... MAO will be there!

WALL ROCKETS, Contemporary Artist and Ed Ruscha, Curated by Lisa Dennison

Ed_Ruscha_Wall-Rockets The FLAG Art Foundation is pleased to announce our third exhibition, WALL ROCKETS: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, curated by Lisa Dennison. The exhibition will include works by a large number of international artistswhose artworks, whether directly or indirectly, have been influenced or inspired by Ed Ruscha's iconic style. (Photo #1, Ed Ruscha, WALL ROCKETS, 2000, oil on canvas, 64" x 72 1/2")

Many of the MAO readers don't know the FLAG Art Foundation yet.. but let's just say... it's about time NYC had something Much BETTER than like the Miami Rubell Family Collection, or the Margulies Warehouse collection.

WALL ROCKETS INCLUDES WORKS FROM THE FOLLOWING ARTISTS, A big MAO congrats to all!!

Amy Adler
Noriko Ambe
Kamrooz Aram
Tonico Lemos Auad
Conrad Bakker
John Baldessari
Jeremy Blake
Mark Bradford
Delia Brown
Jeff Burton
Peter Cain
Ingrid Calame
Peter Coffin
George Condo
Will Cotton
Jennifer Dalton
Thomas Demand
Amie Dicke
Iris van Dongen
Sante D'Orazio
James Esber
Dan Fischer
Tom Friedman
Barnaby Furnas
Francesca Gabbiani
 Kendell Geers
Ewan Gibbs
Joe Goode
Joseph Grigely & Amy Vogel
Nir Hod
Jim Hodges
Dennis Hopper
Roni Horn
Barbara Kruger
Cary Kwok
Inez Van Lamsweerde
Louise Lawler
Robert Lazzarini
Graham Little
Mads Lynnerup
Marco Maggi
Florian Maier-Aichen
Robert Mapplethorpe
Christian Marclay
McDermott & McGough
Jean Luc Moerman
Paul Morrison
Richard Patterson
Richard Pettibone
Richard Phillips
 Richard Prince
Alessandro Raho
Charles Ray
Ugo Rondinone
Danna Ruscha
Ed Ruscha
Eddie Ruscha
Tom Sachs
Thomas Scheibitz
Michael Scoggins
Ken Solomon
Billy Sullivan
Juergen Teller
Yuken Teruya
Robert Therrien
Fred Tomaselli
Jim Torok
Rosemarie Trockel
Keith Tyson
Aya Uekawa
Julia Venske & Gregor Spanle
Mark Wagner
Lawrence Weiner
Terry Winters

The show is accompanied by a comprehensive catalogue featuring essays by Lisa Dennison and James Frey and an interview with Ed Ruscha by Bill Powers.

The FLAG Art Foundation is located in theChelsea Arts Tower at 545 West 25th Street, 9th floor.

For further information, visit their website: www.flagartfoundation.org.

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