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PRENT, Mark (<i>born</i> 1947), Assemblage artist, environmental artist, mixed media

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PRENT, Mark (born 1947), Assemblage artist, environmental artist, mixed media

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Canadian, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1947, in Montreal.

Assemblage artist, environmental artist, mixed media.

Mark Prent studied at the Sir George William University in Montreal, where he now lives. In 1975 he was awarded a bursary by the Berliner Küstlerprogramm. Since 1972 he has presented dehumanised figures, often portraying himself, and animals, which he places in unusual and degrading environments. His realist installations reproduce morbid

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