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Michael Ashur, b.1950

Time Split Supernova1981

Time Split Supernova is a 1981 work by Michael Ashur. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

MediumAcrylic on hardboard
Dimensions Unframed, 71.3 x 102 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992
Item NumberIMMA.109 GL
Copyright For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].
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Michael Ashur, Time Split Supernova, 1981, Acrylic on hardboard, Unframed, 71.3 x 102 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992

For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].

About the Artist

Michael Ashur b.1950

Irish painter Michael Ashur studied at the National College of Art and Design, Dublin. Influenced by scientific research and discovery, his paintings are dynamic, hard edged and executed with precision. Ashur exhibited at the Irish Exhibition of Living Art, at the RHA, and had a number of solo exhibitions at the David Hendriks Gallery, Dublin. His work is represented in public collections including Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane; the Arts Council and University College Dublin.

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