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OTÉRO, Alejandro (1921 - 1990), Painter, collage artist, assemblage artist, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OTÉRO, Alejandro (1921 - 1990), Painter, collage artist, assemblage artist, sculptor

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Venezuelan, 20th century, male.

Born 1921, in El Manteco; died 13 August 1990, in Caracas.

Painter, collage artist, assemblage artist, sculptor. Murals.

Otéro was a pupil at the Escuela de Artes Plásticas in Caracas. He lived in Paris for seven years until 1952, working on the publication of the artistic journal Los Disidentes. He played an important role defending Geometric Abstraction in

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