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Kostof, Spiro

A. Krista Sykes.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 501 words.

(b Istanbul, Turkey, May 7, 1936; d Berkeley, CA, Dec 7, 1991).

American architectural historian and professor of Turkish birth. Kostof attended Robert College in Istanbul, an...

Kuban, Doğan

Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online July 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Islamic Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 390 words.

(b. Paris, 1926).

Turkish historian of Islamic architecture. He studied in the faculty of architecture at Istanbul Technical University under Emin Onat, receiving his degree...

Lethaby, W(illiam) R(ichard)

Godfrey Rubens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1109 words.

(b Barnstaple, Jan 18, 1857; d London, July 17, 1931).

English architect, writer and designer. The son of a gilder who was a radical and lay preacher, in 1871 he was apprenticed...

Mayne, Thomas

Benjamin Flowers.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 479 words.

[Thom]

(b Waterbury, CT, Jan 19, 1944).

American architect and educator. Mayne trained at the University of Southern California (BA 1968) and Harvard (MArch 1978) and...

Meinecke, Michael

Yuka Kadoi.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online July 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Religious Art; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art. 422 words.

(b. Vienna, 6 Nov. 1941; d. Berlin, 10 Jan. 1995).

German art historian, archaeologist and museum curator of Islamic art. Meinecke already developed an interest in Islamic art...

Meyer, Hannes

Anna Rowland.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; 20th-Century Art. 890 words.

(b Basle, Nov 18, 1889; d Savosa, Ticino, July 19, 1954).

Swiss architect, theorist and designer. He was born into a family of architects and studied building at the...

Museum of Modern Art

Deborah Cullen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Film and Video Art; Professional Interior Design; Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Photography and Photographs; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Education; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 483 words.

[MoMA] (New York)

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) was founded in 1929 by patrons Lillie P(lummer) Bliss, Cornelius J. Sullivan and Rockefeller family §(1) to establish an...

Peichl, Gustav

Michael Spens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; 20th-Century Art. 608 words.

(b Vienna, March 18, 1928).

Austrian architect, writer, teacher and draughtsman. He studied (1949–53) under Clemens Holzmeister at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Vienna. After...

Poelzig, Hans

Michael Spens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1194 words.

(b Berlin, April 30, 1869; d Berlin, June 14, 1936).

German architect, designer and teacher. He was the father-figure of the Expressionist group of the Deutscher Werkbund, his...

Rainer, Roland

Wilfried Posch.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; 20th-Century Art. 398 words.

(b Klagenfurt, May 1, 1910; d Vienna, April 10, 2004).

Austrian architect, urban planner, writer and teacher. He studied architecture (1928–33) at the Technische Universität,...

Relational aesthetics

Nadja Rottner.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Performance Art and Dance; Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 863 words.

French critic and philosopher Nicolas Bourriaud adopted the term ‘relational aesthetics’ in the mid-1990s to refer to the work of a selected group of artists, and what he considers...

Rogers, J. M(ichael)

Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online July 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Religious Art; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 232 words.

(b Barrow-in Furness, 1935).

British historian of Islamic art. After studying philosophy, politics and economics at Oxford and teaching philosophy there, his interests...

Sherman, Hoyt Leon

Roy R. Behrens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Painting; Architecture; Art Education; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 438 words.

(b Lafayette, AL, Nov 7, 1903; d Columbus, OH, Dec 1, 1981).

American artist, designer and teacher . His childhood interest in drawing was counterbalanced by parallel...

Siegel, Arthur

Lloyd C. Engelbrecht.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Architecture; Art Education; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 553 words.

(b Detroit, MI, Aug 2, 1913; d Chicago, IL, Feb 1, 1978).

American photographer and educator. Siegel is known for a vast body of black-and-white and color photographs...

Smith, Thomas Gordon

Elizabeth Meredith Dowling.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 390 words.

(b Oakland, CA, April 23, 1948).

American architect, educator, historian and writer. Smith’s lasting contribution to architecture was reintroducing the teaching of...

Sørensen, Carl Theodor

Lisbet Balslev Jørgensen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; 20th-Century Art. 793 words.

(Marius)

(b Germany, 1893; d 1979).

Danish landscape architect, teacher and writer. After training as a horticulturist he worked in Copenhagen from 1914 to 1922 as...

Stam, Mart(inus Adrianus)

Simone Rümmele.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; 20th-Century Art. 877 words.

(b Purmerend, Aug 5, 1899; d Goldach, Switzerland, Feb 23, 1986).

Dutch architect, urban planner, designer, theorist and teacher. He was a leading figure in the Modern...

Titus, Anthony

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Painting; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Education; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 698 words.

United States, 20th–21st century, male.

Born 1975, in Brooklyn (New York).

Painter, architect, educator, sculptor.

Collage, assemblage.

Anthony Titus...

Visual culture

Marita Sturken.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Photography and Photographs; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 3023 words.

Culture of images and visuality that creates meaning in our world today. This includes media forms such as photography, film, television, and digital media; art media such as painting,...

Vkhutemas

Christina Lodder.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; 20th-Century Art. 1091 words.

[Vysshiye (Gosudarstvennyye) Khudozhestvenno-Tekhnicheskiye Masterskiye ; Rus.: Higher (State) Artistic and Technical Workshops]

Soviet school of art and architecture, active...