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Ross Bleckner

Ross Bleckner


Ross Bleckner’s art is poetically mesmerizing. His large-scale fine art paintings gained prominence as bold statements of activism during the AIDS crisis in the 1980s.

American artist Ross Bleckner studied at New York University in 1971 alongside contemporary greats like Sol LeWitt. Bleckner’s pieces have been defined as Op Art and reminiscent of the innovative works of Agam Yaacov. Through the use of powerful symbolic imagery, his works evoke introspection on the topics of death, memory, and AIDS. Ross Bleckner decor resides in such illustrious collections as The Museum of Modern Art in New York.