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PERRIN, Carmen (<i>born</i> 1953), Sculptor, installation artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PERRIN, Carmen (born 1953), Sculptor, installation artist

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Bolivian, 20th – 21st century, female.

Active in Switzerland and in France.

Born 1953, in La Paz.

Sculptor, installation artist.

Carmen Perrin was born in Bolivia and brought up in Switzerland. She studied at the school of visual arts in Geneva. Perrin was affected by her 'removal' at the age of seven from Bolivia. She transposes this experience into her assemblages, underlining that 'the idea of tension... relies

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