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An injured Ed Moses is present 'in spirit' at his 90th birthday dinner

An injured Ed Moses is present 'in spirit' at his 90th birthday dinner

Ed Moses’ 90th birthday dinner, a private party for close friends and family at the William Turner Gallery on Thursday night, was a festive affair -- though one tinged with concern: Moses himself was missing.

The artist fell in his living room a few days earlier and injured his leg. His son Andy, a painter who also shows at the gallery, said his father is expected to be released from Cedars Sinai Medical Center on Saturday.

Still, the tone of the evening was upbeat. More than 50 years of the artist’s abstract paintings and works on paper livened the gallery’s walls as his friends, some going back six decades, mingled over cocktails and affectionately ribbed...

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