Israeli, 20th century, male.
Active in France.
Born 1964, in Tel-Aviv; died 10 October 1993, in Paris.
Installation artist, environmental artist, video artist.
Absalon lived and worked in Paris, where he studied at the École des Beaux-Arts under Christian Boltanski.
Absalon produced maquettes for ‘Utopian’ furniture upholstered entirely and uniformly in aseptic white plastic. Totally impractical, his furniture simply represents a desire to mark a departure from everyday convention. There is a strong element of play in some of his work, as in ...
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Subjects: Film and Video Art ; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage ; Photography and Photographs ; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art ; Art of the Middle East and North Africa ; 20th-Century Art
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