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STERLING RUBY (b. 1972)

 
"Big Grid / Solo Tear" (2008) is a sculptural work by the multidisciplinary artist Sterling Ruby. Ruby makes urethane and bronze sculptures, hallucinatory color-field canvases, and handmade ceramics. The artist's work addresses inner conflict inherent to the human condition and the artist's role in society.  
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<br>"And in that moment, you, the artist, disappear, and the works exist independently. The object becomes more than a sum of the parts that you have formally constructed."
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<br>-Sterling Ruby "Big Grid / Solo Tear" (2008) is a sculptural work by the multidisciplinary artist Sterling Ruby. Ruby makes urethane and bronze sculptures, hallucinatory color-field canvases, and handmade ceramics. The artist's work addresses inner conflict inherent to the human condition and the artist's role in society.  
<br>
<br>"And in that moment, you, the artist, disappear, and the works exist independently. The object becomes more than a sum of the parts that you have formally constructed."
<br>
<br>-Sterling Ruby "Big Grid / Solo Tear" (2008) is a sculptural work by the multidisciplinary artist Sterling Ruby. Ruby makes urethane and bronze sculptures, hallucinatory color-field canvases, and handmade ceramics. The artist's work addresses inner conflict inherent to the human condition and the artist's role in society.  
<br>
<br>"And in that moment, you, the artist, disappear, and the works exist independently. The object becomes more than a sum of the parts that you have formally constructed."
<br>
<br>-Sterling Ruby "Big Grid / Solo Tear" (2008) is a sculptural work by the multidisciplinary artist Sterling Ruby. Ruby makes urethane and bronze sculptures, hallucinatory color-field canvases, and handmade ceramics. The artist's work addresses inner conflict inherent to the human condition and the artist's role in society.  
<br>
<br>"And in that moment, you, the artist, disappear, and the works exist independently. The object becomes more than a sum of the parts that you have formally constructed."
<br>
<br>-Sterling Ruby "Big Grid / Solo Tear" (2008) is a sculptural work by the multidisciplinary artist Sterling Ruby. Ruby makes urethane and bronze sculptures, hallucinatory color-field canvases, and handmade ceramics. The artist's work addresses inner conflict inherent to the human condition and the artist's role in society.  
<br>
<br>"And in that moment, you, the artist, disappear, and the works exist independently. The object becomes more than a sum of the parts that you have formally constructed."
<br>
<br>-Sterling Ruby "Big Grid / Solo Tear" (2008) is a sculptural work by the multidisciplinary artist Sterling Ruby. Ruby makes urethane and bronze sculptures, hallucinatory color-field canvases, and handmade ceramics. The artist's work addresses inner conflict inherent to the human condition and the artist's role in society.  
<br>
<br>"And in that moment, you, the artist, disappear, and the works exist independently. The object becomes more than a sum of the parts that you have formally constructed."
<br>
<br>-Sterling Ruby "Big Grid / Solo Tear" (2008) is a sculptural work by the multidisciplinary artist Sterling Ruby. Ruby makes urethane and bronze sculptures, hallucinatory color-field canvases, and handmade ceramics. The artist's work addresses inner conflict inherent to the human condition and the artist's role in society.  
<br>
<br>"And in that moment, you, the artist, disappear, and the works exist independently. The object becomes more than a sum of the parts that you have formally constructed."
<br>
<br>-Sterling Ruby "Big Grid / Solo Tear" (2008) is a sculptural work by the multidisciplinary artist Sterling Ruby. Ruby makes urethane and bronze sculptures, hallucinatory color-field canvases, and handmade ceramics. The artist's work addresses inner conflict inherent to the human condition and the artist's role in society.  
<br>
<br>"And in that moment, you, the artist, disappear, and the works exist independently. The object becomes more than a sum of the parts that you have formally constructed."
<br>
<br>-Sterling Ruby "Big Grid / Solo Tear" (2008) is a sculptural work by the multidisciplinary artist Sterling Ruby. Ruby makes urethane and bronze sculptures, hallucinatory color-field canvases, and handmade ceramics. The artist's work addresses inner conflict inherent to the human condition and the artist's role in society.  
<br>
<br>"And in that moment, you, the artist, disappear, and the works exist independently. The object becomes more than a sum of the parts that you have formally constructed."
<br>
<br>-Sterling Ruby
Big Grid / Solo Tear200884 x 84 x 36 in. welded brass
Provenance
Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles
Private Collection, Idaho
"Big Grid / Solo Tear" (2008) is a sculptural work by the multidisciplinary artist Sterling Ruby. Ruby makes urethane and bronze sculptures, hallucinatory color-field canvases, and handmade ceramics. The artist's work addresses inner conflict inherent to the human condition and the artist's role in society.

"And in that moment, you, the artist, disappear, and the works exist independently. The object becomes more than a sum of the parts that you have formally constructed."

-Sterling Ruby
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