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PORTER, Liliana (<i>born</i> 1941), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PORTER, Liliana (born 1941), Painter, engraver

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Argentinian, 20th century, female.

Active in the USA from 1964.

Born 1941, in Buenos Aires.

Painter, engraver.

Conceptual Art.

Liliana Porter studied in Mexico under Mathias Goeritz before moving to New York in 1964. Porter's work focuses on the study of the disparity between image and reality, the distance between objects and our perception of them, between things and the words that define them, and between things

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