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IGLESIAS, Cristina (<i>born</i> 1956), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
IGLESIAS, Cristina (born 1956), Sculptor

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Spanish, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 1956, in San Sebastián.


Cristina Iglesias studied at the Chelsea School of Art in London, and lives near Madrid. Her sculpture, which combines different materials such as cement, iron (which she colours) and, more recently, glass, is evocative of architecture. An interplay of thrust and counter-thrust takes place between the different elements, and a relationship of force is also established with

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