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KIENHOLZ, Edward (1927 - 1994), Environmental artist, assemblage artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KIENHOLZ, Edward (1927 - 1994), Environmental artist, assemblage artist

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 23 October 1927, in Fairfield (Washington); died 10 June 1994.

Environmental artist, assemblage artist.

Funk Art.

Edward Kienholz was self-taught and pursued a number of activities before creating his own works. Attracted by the arts, he ran two avant-garde art galleries. Since 1981, his wife Nancy has been closely associated with the realisation and execution of his environments. Edward Kienholz was

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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