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OPPENHEIM, Meret (1913 - 1985), Sculptor of assemblages, collage artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OPPENHEIM, Meret (1913 - 1985), Sculptor of assemblages, collage artist

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Swiss, 20th century, female.

Active from 1932 in France.

Born 1913, in Berlin; died end November 1985, in Basel.

Sculptor of assemblages, collage artist.

Die Allianz Group.

Oppenheim began her studies in the Kunstgewerbeschule Basel, Switzerland. On her arrival in Paris in 1932 she intermittently attended the Académie de la Grande-Chaumière. She was introduced to the Surrealist group by Arp and Giacometti, who took her

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