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MEGERT, Christian (<i>born</i> 1936), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MEGERT, Christian (born 1936), Sculptor

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Born 6 January 1936, in Bern.

Sculptor.

Christian Megert studied from 1952 to 1960 at the Schule für Gestaltung in Bern, then at the Académie in Paris and the Akademie der Künste in Berlin.

Megert's artistic universe is comprised of a permutation of mirrors, light and movement; through effects of repetition and infinity, the viewer is drawn into the composition and becomes the determinant factor

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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