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SMITH, Kiki (<i>born</i> 1954), Sculptor, graphic artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SMITH, Kiki (born 1954), Sculptor, graphic artist

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American, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 18 January 1954, in Nuremberg, Germany.

Sculptor (mixed media), graphic artist.

Kiki Smith was born in Germany, but grew up in New Jersey. Her father was the sculptor Tony Smith, and as a child she helped him make cardboard models for his geometric models, thereby learning about Formalism and Minimalism. She studied at Hartford Art School (1974-1976), and has also trained in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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