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John Baldessari, Frank Gehry to show support for Obama campaign
John Baldessari, Frank Gehry to show support for Obama campaign

The reelection campaign for President Barack Obama is getting a modest boost from some major names in the art world -- John Baldessari, Ed Ruscha, Richard Serra, Bruce Nauman, Claes Odenburg, Chris Burden and Frank Gehry. "Artists for Obama" is a portfolio of limited edition prints and other works that will be sold to benefit the president's campaign. Nineteen artists contributed works to the portfolio, which was created in collaboration with Gemini G.E.L., a Los Angeles art workshop and print studio. Organizers said the portfolio is being offered in exchange for a $28,000 donation to the Obama campaign and the Democratic National Committee. They said 150 portfolios will...

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