Studio notes from the contemporary painter Gregg Chadwick
Saturday, June 03, 2006
Kent Twitchell's "Ed Ruscha Monument" Painted Over
"Ed Ruscha Monument" Kent Twitchell 1978-1987 Acrylic
"(The Ed Ruscha mural) has always been such a popular piece in the art world and in Los Angeles. I had no idea it was in danger in any way," he said. "It was sort of my 'Mona Lisa'; I worked on it for nine years." -Kent Twitchell
"Ed Ruscha Monument" Kent Twitchell (painted over - June 2, 2006)
Ed Ruscha in a brooding Firestarter pose. Do they really want to mess with this man's portrait?