A Rodent's View of a New York City Rose Garden by Will Ryman at Marlborough Gallery

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Currently on display at the Marlborough Gallery in New York City is the exhibit "A New Beginning" by Will Ryman. Featuring approximately 40 sculptures depicting large roses in a garden populated with aphids, black flies, an an enormous bee, the installation also includes human detritus: cigarette butts, half-eaten pizza, hot dogs, a bag of potato chips. a golf ball, a Starbucks coffee cup, and a crushed Coke can. All with "a distortion of scale that reflects a rodent’s view of a New York City rose garden." New York City has a lot of snacks!

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"A New Beginning" by Will Ryman runs September 10, 2009-October 10 2009
Marlborough Gallery
545 West 25th Street
New York, NY

—Raphael Brion

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