Ron English Talks to Hypebeast

Ron English recently sat down with Hypebeast to discuss his ideas and influences behind his most recent exhibition, Ron English / Guernica, which opened September 23, 2016.  On why he chose Pablo Picasso's famous Guernica, English says, “If a piece of art exists for that long and it was that famous and people know what it is and it’s imbued with a certain narrative and a certain meaning, that meaning becomes like an automatic (sic) to whatever you’re saying. You already told half the story and then you tell the rest of the story. It gives you a point of departure. You know that this story is coming from here.”

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Installation photograph by Andy Romer Photography.