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FERRARA, Jackie (<i>born</i> 1929), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FERRARA, Jackie (born 1929), Sculptor

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American, 20th century, female.

Born 1929.


Jackie Ferrara has worked in wood, metals, stone and concrete, sometimes incorporating water, trees and grass, assembling with great care and precision constructions perhaps inspired by pyramids or mastabas.

Her major architectural or landscape projects include 65,000 square feet (20,000 square metres) of ceramic flooring for Pittsburg International Airport (1992-6); a 106 feet (32.6 metre) granite, concrete and grass amphitheatre for the Los

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