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“Gavin Trc’s lêtist xibišn brñz tgɖr mni v hiz nionwrcs, ɖ sigṇčr pìsz h md btwn 1995 n 2013 n ẇč evidns ɖ ivlušn v hiz practis, qt litṛli, in lîts; ɖer glo, sūṭbli inuf fr Trc, hz ɖ ōra v cnsymrfetiš, ṣlbṛti n glamr. Trc ofn coopts n trnsfwmz orijinl mīnñ n mni v hiz nionwrcs trn evrīde objcts intu lūmiṇs simblz. Hns a bnana n a lobstr čanl ɖ spirit v Wōhol n Dūšã, in ōdr t criet Trc’s ônbrand lôgoz. Vižli rdyst t miniml typogṛfiz, uɖr wrcs ofr sînz v cmynicešn in its simplist fwm: a siyñ î, a flicrñ flem, prîmwdı̣l hîṛglifs, wɖ ɖer ênčnt mistriz n sīcṛts, ivolvd t modnde ysij. A red star rcwlz Trc’s Če Gvara siriz n a red Mwltīz cros aludz t Īv Clîn’z intrest in ɖ Ōdr v St Jon. Trc wōr ɖ Mwltīz cros ẇn h marid rīsntli, in a seṛmni ɖt wz a pāšl riinactmnt v Clîn’z ôn wedñ. Mrvr č pýnt v ɖ Mwltīz cros repriznts ɖ êt landz v orijin, ɖ orijin v lanĝjz, n ɖ valyz v truʈ, sinseṛti n fêʈ.

Âr xibišn hz bn ṣlctd fṛm Sevn Biłn Tu Hundṛd n Wn Miłn Nîn Hundṛd n Sixtīfor Ʈâznd n Tu Hundṛd n Ʈrtiêt, frst šôn at Ɖ Bôz Myziym, Cânti Duṛm ŕlịr ɖs yir n ẇč wz kretd bî Grevil Wrɖñtn. At ɖ Nyāt Sentr ɖ nionwrcs šôn in ɖ gaḷri wl b jýnd bî adišnl sculpčrz šôn âtsd in ɖ pāc at Roš Cwt.

Gavin Trc (b. 1967) hz pạnird mni fwmz v cntmprri Britiš sculpčr nâ têcn fr grantd, includñ ɖ pêntd bronz, ɖ waxwrc, ɖ rīsîcld āthistoricl îcon n ɖ ys v rubiš in āt. Hiz insṭlešnz n sculpčrz dīl wɖ išuz v oʈršp, oʈntiṣti n îdntti. Cnsrnd wɖ ɖ miʈ v ɖ ātist n ɖ oʈršp v a wrc, Trc’s ingejmnt wɖ ɖs moḍnist, avãgād dbet strečz bac t ɖ redi-mdz v Māsel Dūšã.

Gênñ nôṭrayti in 1991 ẇn ɖ Royl Colij v Āt rfyzd Trc a dgri, Trc hz sns bn xibitd bî mêjr gaḷriz n myziymz ʈrt ɖ wrld n h last xibitd at ɖ Ny Āt Sentr in 2003. H hz rīsntli bn cmišnd t mc svṛl public sculpčrz includñ Nêl in ɖ Siti v Lundn. A moṇgraf wz publišt in 2013, asmbld undr Trc’s drẋn; wɖ esez bî Iyn Sincler n Jūdiʈ Colinz, it šôcesz mr ɖn tu decedz v hiz wrc. W R Wn z ɖ secnd ocežn ɖ Ny Āt Sentr hz c̣laḅretd wɖ Ɖ Bôz Myziym.

Ɖ bc Gavin Trc: Sevn Biłn Tu Hundṛd n Wn Miłn Nîn Hundṛd n Sixtīfor Ʈâznd n Tu Hundṛd n Ʈrtiêt z aveḷbl t prčis. Fr frɖr inf̣mešn plīz clic hir.”

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