The Spence Collection
How art can change your life.

Surfboard Bouquet

Created 1991 Acquired 1991

"Annie piece; broken surfboard, outpouring"

Artwork Story

Donated to Laguna Art Museum in 1999 as one of 109 works
Exhibited Laguna Art Museum 1998-9 "Life Lessons: How Art Can Change Your Life"

Stuart Spence

This is an autobiographical work, and all the symbols could be explained quite literally. But in a broader sense it is a precise realization of the exquisite agony of rejection


"Exh:Laguna Art Museum, 1998-9, 'Life Lessons; ...'"

About the Artist

Richard Roehl


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Big Stink (Original Draft of Letter)
Acquired 1992

Big Stink (Shoes left on doorstep)
Acquired 1992

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Last Laugh
Created 1992 Acquired 19920000/2/3?

Leaving Town
Acquired 1993

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Loose Dogs Will Bite
Created 1988 Acquired 1991427

Money Brush
Created 1991 Acquired 1991

Paving Oahu
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Who Shot JFK?
Acquired 1993