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GENERAL IDEA - Installation artists, photographers, performance artists

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GENERAL IDEA - Installation artists, photographers, performance artists

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Canadian, 20th century, male.

Installation artists, photographers, performance artists. Multimedia.

Conceptual Art, Neo-Dadaism.

General Idea was a group formed in 1968 by three artists with fictitious identities: A.A. Bronson, alias Michael Tims, born in Vancouver in 1946, Felix Partz alias Ron Gabe, born in Winnipeg in 1945, and Jorge Zontal alias Jorge Saia, born in Parma in 1944.

The activities of the group covered many different disciplines,

Reference Entry.  608 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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