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GONZÁLEZ-TORRES, Félix (1957 - 1996), Installation artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GONZÁLEZ-TORRES, Félix (1957 - 1996), Installation artist

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Cuban, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA.

Born 1957, in Guáimaro; died 9 January 1996.

Installation artist.

Neo-Conceptual Art.

Group Material from 1987.

Félix González-Torres studied at the Whitney Museum in New York and in 1983 enrolled at the Pratt Institute in New York. He visited Paris on numerous occasions, notably in 1994 and 1995. He takes a minimalist approach, using simple geometric forms in

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