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MALINA, Frank Joseph (1912 - 1981), Sculptor, painter, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MALINA, Frank Joseph (1912 - 1981), Sculptor, painter, pastellist

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American, 20th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 1912, in Brenham (Texas); died 1981.

Sculptor, painter, pastellist.

Lumino-Kinetic Art.

Frank Malina was born into a family of musicians, originally from Czechoslovakia. In his youth, he spent five years in Czechoslovakia, where his two vocations of artist and aeronautical engineer were born. He later attributed reading From the Earth to the Moon by Jules

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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