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HAFIF, Marcia (<i>born</i> 1929), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HAFIF, Marcia (born 1929), Painter

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American, 20th century, female.

Born 1929, in Pomona (California).


Minimal Art.

Marcia Hafif lived in Italy from 1961 to 1968, before moving to California, then to New York. In 1978 she published Beginning Again, an essay around which a group was formed, holding an exhibition in 1984 with the title Radical Painting.

During her stay in Italy Hafif made abstract paintings in bright colours with

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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