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BURDEN, Chris (<i>born</i> 1946), Sculptor, installation artist, mixed media

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BURDEN, Chris (born 1946), Sculptor, installation artist, mixed media

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American, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1946, in Boston (Massachusetts).

Sculptor, installation artist, mixed media.

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Chris Burden studied at Pomona College, receiving a BFA in 1969, and obtained an MFA in 1971 from University of California, Irvine. He became a professor at University of California, Los Angeles, in 1978. Burden has received a Visual Artists Award from the Flintridge Foundation (1998), grants from

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