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Adams, Dennis

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 326 words.

American, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 15 November 1948, in Des Moines (Iowa).

Environmental artist, video artist, installation artist.

Dennis Adams lives and...

Agrest, Diana

Walter Smith.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 391 words.

(b Buenos Aires, 1945).

American architect and theorist of Argentine birth. She received her Diploma of Architecture at the University of Buenos Aires in 1967 and studied...

AIA Gold Medal

Richard Guy Wilson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 423 words.

American architectural award. Established in 1907 the Gold Medal’s purposes were several: to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the American Institute of Architects...

Airports in the USA

Pamela H. Simpson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 1634 words.

From the time of the Wright brothers’ first efforts at Kitty Hawk to the wide-body jets of the 21st century, aviation technology has developed rapidly, and along with it has come a...

Albenda, Ricci

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 286 words.

American, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1966, in New York.

Sculptor, painter, installation artist. Murals.

Ricci Albenda studied at the Rhode Island School of...

Anderson, Akili Ron

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Film and Video Art; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Professional Interior Design; Performance Art and Dance; Photography and Photographs; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 194 words.

American, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 19 February 1946, in Washington DC.

Painter, sculptor, draughtsman, engraver, photographer, video artist, glassmaker, decorative...

Anderson, Laurie

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performance Art and Dance; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 550 words.

(b Chicago, June 5, 1947).

American performance artist, sculptor, draughtsman, and writer. She completed her BA in art history at Barnard College, New York, in 1969 and had her...

Architecture and the automobile

Robert Buerglener.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art; East Asian Art. 1641 words.

[motor car]

Architecture and the automobile have been intimately connected since the late 19th century. The attributes of cars required specific architectural solutions for...

Arquitectonica

Robert M. Craig.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 791 words.

American architectural firm incorporated in 1977 by Bernardo Fort-Brescia (b Lima, Peru, 19 Nov 1950), Laurinda Hope Spear (b Rochester, MN, 23 Aug 1950), Hervin Romney (b Havana, Cuba,...

Barry, Judith

Morgan Falconer.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online April 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Architecture; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 357 words.

(b Columbus, OH, 1949).

American installation artist and video artist. She graduated from the University of Florida in 1972, having studied finance, architecture and art; in...