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RUPPERSBERG, Allen (<i>born</i> 1944), Installation artist, draughtsman, mixed media

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RUPPERSBERG, Allen (born 1944), Installation artist, draughtsman, mixed media

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 1944, in Cleveland (Ohio).

Installation artist, draughtsman, mixed media.

Conceptual Art.

Allen Ruppersberg lives and works in Los Angeles and New York. As with other conceptual artists, the basis of his work lies in his interest in language and his ability to interpret or dodge reality. He mixes various conceptual media such as posters, books, popular magazines and urban graffiti. Allen

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