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[319] The New Abnormal (News Headlines 01 - 18 April 2020) Painting

Ralph Lazar

United States

Painting, Paint on Cardboard

Size: 20 W x 16 H x 0.3 D in

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Originally listed for $680
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All components are painted on acid-free mount-board, and then stuck onto acid-free mount-board. Two coats of matte acrylic varnish are then applied. I am contemporaneously documenting current affairs through art. Every piece is numbered and goes into my book series, OF OUR TIMES. Volume 1 covers 2016-2019 and is on Amazon (the link is in my profile). This piece will feature in Volume 2, which will be available in January 2021. News headlines 01 – 18 April 2020 01 April 2020 S&P500: 2,470.5 Bitcoin: 6,664 CO2 (PPM): 415.65 JPY/USD: 107.26 USD/EUR: 1.08 USD/GBP: 1.23 Trump Approval: 45.2 18 April 2020 S&P500: 2,874.5 Bitcoin: 7,270 CO2 (PPM): 416.8 JPY/USD:107.6 USD/EUR: 1.08 USD/GBP: 1.25 Trump Approval: 44.0 01 April * Virus is greatest test since WW2 – UN chief * US Deaths 5,119 * US cases 216,000 02 April * Global cases > 1 million 03 April * CDC recommends people wear cloth masks in public 04 April * Trump fires intelligence chief who triggered impeachment * Spain’s huge daily death toll falls * US cases: 300,000 * US deaths: 8,300 06 April * Boris Johnson in ICU * US cases: 356,942 * US deaths: 10,522 * China reports no deaths for first time since crisis began 07 April * Trump attacks WHO * 1,736 US deaths today 08 April * Bernie Sanders drops out 09 Apr * 6.6 million file for unemployment in US * Worldwide battle rages on * Global cases near 1.5m 10 Apr * Boris Johnson out of ICU * Global deaths > 100,000 11 Apr * Over 2,000 US deaths in a single day * US death toll overtakes Italy as world’s highest * 12 Apr * UK deaths hit 10,000 13 April * Macron extends France lockdown to 11 May * Spain numbers fall * Trump claims total authority over the pandemic response 14 April * Trump halts WHO funding 15 April * US loses more than 20m jobs since mid-March 16 April * NY rate of spread slows 17 April * Many more people died in Wuhan than China first said 18 April * US cases: 711,197 * US deaths: 37,309 * Spain to allow children outside after 6 weeks

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Painting:Paint on Cardboard

Original:One-of-a-kind Artwork

Size:20 W x 16 H x 0.3 D in

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Ralph Lazar chronicles his own life and the world around him. He contemporaneously documents current affairs by creating art in real-time as the news unfolds, and combines this with a stream-of-consciousness self-expression inspired by people, words, music and travel. His work has been showcased at Art Miami (Context), The LA Art Show, Art Palm Springs and Art Market San Francisco amongst others. In January and February 2020, his artwork appeared on 1,700 digital screens across New York City. Recurring themes through his work are current affairs, race relations, Civil Rights, US Presidential history, the US Supreme Court and the US Constitution.

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