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KAPOOR, Anish (<i>born</i> 1954), Sculptor, installation artist, painter (gouache).

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KAPOOR, Anish (born 1954), Sculptor, installation artist, painter (gouache).

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British, 20th – 21st century, male.

Active in London from the beginning of the 1970s.

Born 1954, in Bombay.

Sculptor, installation artist, painter (gouache).

New British Sculpture.

Anish Kapoor moved from India to London in 1973 and studied at Hornsey College of Art before attending Chelsea School of Art in 1977 and 1978. A year later, he was given a teaching post at Wolverhampton Polytechnic near Birmingham. From 1979,

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