Artist Birthdays December 16 – EDWARD RUSCHA
EDWARD RUSCHA (December 16, 1937 – )
- Nationality: American
- Field: Painting, printmaking
- Art Movement: Pop Art
- ARTiFact: At age fourteen, he hitchhiked with a friend from his hometown in Oklahoma to Florida, passing through towns whose names he would later incorporate into paintings.
- Artist Quote: “Art has to be something that makes you scratch your head.”
- Notable Artwork (shown below): Standard Station, 1966.