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SCHÖFFER, Nicolas (1912 - 1992), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHÖFFER, Nicolas (1912 - 1992), Painter, sculptor

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Hungarian, 20th century, male.

Active from 1936 then naturalised in France.

Born 6 September 1912, in Kalocsa; died 8 January 1992, in Paris.

Painter, sculptor.

Kinetic Art, Cyber Art.

Nicolas Schöffer initially received a completely classical training, at the fine arts school in Budapest. He then went to live in Paris, in 1936, and continued his training from 1937 to 1939 at the École des

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