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MARIA, Walter de (1935 - 2013), Sculptor, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MARIA, Walter de (1935 - 2013), Sculptor, draughtsman

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 1 October 1935, in Albany (California); died 25 July 2013, in Los Angeles.

Sculptor, draughtsman.

Minimal Art, Land Art.

Walter de Maria studied History of Art at the University of Berkeley. He initially participated in the Minimalist movement, of which he was one of the leaders with Robert Morris, Carl André and Donald Judd, reducing his sculptures to simple geometric

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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