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The Books of Edward Ruscha

January 31–April 29, 2005
East Building, Ground Floor, Study Center

This exhibition is no longer on view at the National Gallery of Art.


Original exhibition poster
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Overview: Held in conjunction with the exhibition Cotton Puffs, Q-Tips®, Smoke and Mirrors: The Drawings of Ed Ruscha, this focused exhibition highlights the mass market paperback books that Ruscha published from 1962 to 1978.

Organization: The exhibition was organized by the National Gallery of Art. Neal Turtell, executive librarian, and Judith Brodie, curator of modern prints and drawings, were cocurators.

Ruscha, Ed
American, 1937 -