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ECO, Umberto (<i>born</i> 1932), Mixed media, writer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ECO, Umberto (born 1932), Mixed media, writer

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 1932, in Alessandria (Piedmont).

Mixed media, writer.

Kinetic Art.

Umberto Eco worked with Bruno Munari. He defines the meaning behind his works thus: 'the movement of forms, colours and planes is the means of obtaining a changing ensemble'. Although his research activities as a creative artist began with kinetic art, today he is much better known for lecturing at the University of

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