Ross Bleckner


Ross Bleckner (born May 12, 1949) is an American artist. He currently lives and works in New York City. His artistic focus is on painting, and he held his first solo exhibition in 1975. Some of his art work reflected on the AIDS epidemic.

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Bleckner emerged as a prominent artist in New York in the 1980s, and his paintings are an investigation of change, loss, and memory, often suggesting meditations on the body.

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United States


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Ross Bleckner

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