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Weeds (Jesus Saves) Painting

Ruth L Poor

United States

Painting, Acrylic on Acrylic

Size: 24 W x 18 H x 2.2 D in

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The politics of faith and community collage themselves into opposition. Raised hands and the signage of "Jesus Saves" looms in the background. These women...what is their relationship to the landscape?

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Painting:Acrylic on Acrylic

Original:One-of-a-kind Artwork

Size:24 W x 18 H x 2.2 D in

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Ruth L. Poor, raised in Indiana, uses their work to dissect memories of the rural Midwest and to investigate intersections between power, American history, faith, and deviancy. Poor received their MFA from the Painting & Drawing department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and completed their B.A. in Studio Art and Religious Studies at Cornell College and DePauw University. They currently reside in Chicago, Illinois, where they teach at SAIC and have shown work at the New York Academy of Art [New York, NY], Zolla/Lieberman Gallery [Chicago, IL], Pinto International Gallery [New York, NY], ADDS DONNA Gallery [Chicago, IL], Manifest Gallery [Cincinnati, OH], Woman Made Gallery [Chicago, IL], and Indiana University [Bloomington, IN].

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