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OROZCO, Gabriel (<i>born</i> 1962), Installation artist, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OROZCO, Gabriel (born 1962), Installation artist, sculptor

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Mexican, 20th – 21st century, male.

Active in the USA.

Born 1962, in Jalapa (Veracruz).

Installation artist, sculptor. Multimedia.

Conceptual Art, Neo-Conceptual Art.

Orozco presents reshaped objects such as a Citroën 'DS' cut in two with the length reduced by half, from which emerges a distorted soundtrack of screeching tyres, or a circular billiard table above which the ball for start of play is suspended. He

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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