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Illusion

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Formed in 1964 in Long Island, New York, USA, the Illusion were a locally popular band in the same ‘blue-eyed soul’ scene that also produced more world-famous bands such as ...

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FAVRO, Murray (<i>born</i> 1940), Installation artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 239 words.

Canadian, 20th century, male.

Born 1940, in Huntsville.

Installation artist.

Murray Favro works in two fields: installations that make use of projectors, and...

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ARAGONES DE MENDIOLA, J., Sra. - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 52 words.

Spanish, 19th century, female.

Born in Malaga.

Painter.

Aragonés Mendiola painted flower studies and still-lifes. Her most important works featured in exhibitions...

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MAZET, Jean-Claude - Painter, designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 60 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Painter, designer.

Mazet lives and works in Montluçon (Allier). He creates plans and executes types of polychrome architectural structures,...

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CALZINI, Raffaele - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 59 words.

Italian, 20th century, male.

Painter. Figure compositions.

In 1932, at the Venice Biennale, Calzini exhibited a suite of compositions in which the figure of Pierrot...

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CADENAT, Bernard (<i>born</i> 1942), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 39 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 1942.

Painter.

Cadenat exhibited regularly at the Salon Grands et Jeunes d'Aujourd'hui in Paris, notably in 1987 and 1988; he...

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CAREY, Charles Philippe Auguste (1824 - 1897), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 62 words.

French, 19th century, male.

Born 1824, in Paris; died 1897.

Painter, engraver.

Studied under Tony Johannot and Monvoisin and exhibited at the Salon between 1844...

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APOLLODORUS - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 238 words.

5th century, male.

Active in Athens c. 430-415 BC.

Painter.

Ancient Greek, Classical Period.

Traditionally held to be the true pioneer of great painting,...

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AUBERT, Paul - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 65 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born in Aix-en-Provence.

Painter. Genre scenes.

Paul Aubert was a pupil of Dumont and Truphème and exhibited at the Salon des Artistes...

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ASIOLI, Giuseppe (1783 - 1845), Engraver (burin)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 126 words.

Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 24 August 1783, in Coreggio; died 10 January 1845, in Coreggio.

Engraver (burin).

A skilled draughtsman, Giuseppe Asioli devoted...

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HALM, Renée van (<i>born</i> 1949), Painter, sculptor, installation artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 95 words.

Dutch, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 1949, in Amsterdam.

Painter, sculptor, installation artist.

Van Halm is interested in conveying the illusion of space...

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