Ryan Estep


Hot Wuss; Repeated


6th June - 19th July 2014

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Ryan Estep
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Hot Wuss; Repeated
6th June – 19th July 2014
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Hot Wuss; Repeated…From Middle English wus, wose (“juice, sap”), from Old
English w?s (“moisture, exuded liquid, juice”), from Proto- Germanic *w?s1 (“juice, moisture”), from Proto-Indo-European *wes- (“fat, moisture”). Cognate with Danish os (“vine sap”), West Frisian weaze (“slime, mud”), Dutch waas (“marshy land, vapor, mist, film”). More at ooze.
wuss (plural wusses)
juice
The liquor obtained from boiling or squeezing fruit or vegetable
substances
Probably a blend of wimp and puss, compare laterwussywussy.
wuss (plural wusses or wussies)
(slang) A weak or ineffectual person.
Heat. Sterilized Dirt. Acrylic White. Cotton Duck.
Soap. Iron Oxide. Lemons.Move. Clean.
Repeat.

Ryan Estep
Sterlized Dirt B15, 2014
Sterilized dirt on canvas
60″ x 48″ (152.4 x 121.92 cm)

Ryan Estep
Sterlized Dirt B13, 2014
Sterilized dirt on canvas
60″ x 48″ (152.4 x 121.92 cm)

Ryan Estep
Sterlized Dirt B1, 2014
Sterilized dirt on canvas
84″ x 60″ (213.36 x 152.4 cm)

Ryan Estep
Sterlized Dirt B9, 2014
Sterilized dirt on canvas
84″ x 60″ (213.36 x 152.4 cm)

Ryan Estep
Sterlized Dirt B4, 2014
Sterilized dirt on canvas
84″ x 60″ (213.36 x 152.4 cm)

Ryan Estep
Sterlized Dirt B4, 2014
Sterilized dirt on canvas (detail)
84″ x 60″ (213.36 x 152.4 cm)

Ryan Estep
Sterlized Dirt B17, 2014
Sterilized dirt on canvas
60″ x 48″ (152.4 x 121.92 cm)

Ryan Estep
Sterlized Dirt B20, 2014
Sterilized dirt on canvas
60″ x 48″ (152.4 x 121.92 cm)