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LONGO, Robert (<i>born</i> 1953), Painter, sculptor, draughtsman, mixed media

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LONGO, Robert (born 1953), Painter, sculptor, draughtsman, mixed media

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American, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1953, in Brooklyn (New York City).

Painter, sculptor, draughtsman, mixed media, performance artist. Scenes with figures. Multimedia.

Neo-Conceptual Art, Appropriation Art (Simulationism).

Longo served an apprenticeship in the restoration of paintings in Italy, and studied the history of art at the Academia in Florence. He subsequently visited the art galleries of Europe, in particular the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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