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Aalto, Alvar

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Industrial and Commercial Art; Professional Interior Design; 20th-Century Art. 401 words.

Finnish, 20th century, male.

Born 3 February 1898, in Kuortane; died 11 May 1976, in Helsinki.

Architect, designer, painter, draughtsman, watercolourist. Figures,...

Aas, Nils

Ingeborg Wikborg.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Professional Interior Design; Metalwork; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 751 words.

(Sigurd)

(b Inderøy, Nord-Trøndelag, April 21, 1933).

Norwegian sculptor, designer and medallist. He became familiar with handicraft in his father’s furniture workshop....

Adams, Tate

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Publishing; Book Arts and Illustration; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 331 words.

(b Holywood, County Down, Ireland, Jan 26, 1922).

Australian painter, printmaker, book designer, lecturer, collector, gallery director and publisher of limited edition artists’...

Albini, Franco

Andrea Nulli.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Professional Interior Design; Architecture; 20th-Century Art. 527 words.

(b Robbiate, Como, Oct 17, 1905; d Milan, Nov 1, 1977).

Italian architect, urban planner and furniture designer. After graduating from the Polytechnic of Milan (1929), he set up...

Ambasz, Emilio

John F. Pile.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Architecture; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 284 words.

(b Resistencia, June 1943).

American architect, industrial designer and museum curator of Argentine birth. He received a Master of Fine Arts degree in architecture from...

Ancher, Sydney

Jennifer Taylor.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 265 words.

(Edward Cambrian)

(b Sydney, Feb 25, 1904; d Newcastle, NSW, Dec 8, 1979).

Australian architect. After graduation from the Sydney Technical College in 1929, Ancher...

Andrews, John

Jennifer Taylor.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 326 words.

(Hamilton)

(b Sydney, Oct 29, 1933).

Australian architect. He graduated from the University of Sydney in 1956 and from the Graduate School of Design, Harvard, in 1958....

Annear, Harold Desbrowe

George Tibbits.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 318 words.

(b Bendigo, Victoria, Aug 16, 1865; d Melbourne, June 22, 1933).

Australian architect. He served articles with William Salway (1844–1902) in Melbourne and practised alone from...

Arthur, Eric

Alan Gowans.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 328 words.

(Ross)

(b Dunedin, 1898; d Toronto, 1982).

Canadian teacher, writer and historian of New Zealand birth. He studied architecture in New Zealand, and after service in...

Athfield, Ian

Ian J. Lochhead.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 381 words.

(Charles)

(b Christchurch, July 15, 1940; d Wellington, Jan 16, 2015).

New Zealand architect. He studied at the University of Auckland School of Architecture (1961–3)...