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Courtesy of the artist. Photo by Oliver Kupper.

Adam McEwen

Born in 1965, London, United Kingdom

Lives and works in New York City, United States

Overview

Adam McEwen was born in London and lives and works in New York. The artist moves freely between the disciplines of painting, sculpture and installation. He is well known for his lifesized graphite sculptures of such familiar consumer objects as an ATM, a water fountain or a credit card, his Bomber Harris series – monochromatic paintings covered with chewed gums – and his prints on sponges claim both archival aspect and nostalgic imagery, creating a strange mix of historical gaze and subjective f...Read more