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Aballain, Arthur

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Professional Interior Design; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; 20th-Century Art. 197 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 10 February 1944, in Rocroi (Ardennes).

Painter (including gouache), draughtsman, decorative designer. Stage costumes and sets.

A...

Alekseev, Fedor Yakovlevich

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art. 313 words.

Russian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1754, in St Petersburg; died 1824, in St Petersburg.

Painter, watercolourist. Urban landscapes, architectural views, still-lifes....

Alÿs, Francis

Francis Summers.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online December 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Architecture; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 806 words.

(b Antwerp, Aug 22, 1959).

Belgian-born interdisciplinary artist, active in Mexico. He studied architecture at the Institut d’Architecture de Tournai in Belgium (1978–83)...

Amarante, Carlos Luis Ferreira

José Fernandes Pereira.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performance Art and Dance; Architecture; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 701 words.

(b Braga, 1748; d Oporto, 1815).

Portuguese architect and military engineer. He was the most distinguished of the late 18th-century architects of northern Portugal, where he...

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...

Andreyev, Nikolay

John E. Bowlt.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Performance Art and Dance; Architecture; Scenography; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 359 words.

(Andreyevich)

(b Moscow, Oct 14, 1873; d Moscow, Dec 24, 1932).

Russian sculptor, graphic artist and stage designer. He trained at the Stroganov School in Moscow...

Annenkov, Yury

V. Rakitin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Architecture; Scenography; 20th-Century Art. 599 words.

[Georges] (Pavlovich)

(b Petropavlovsk, Kazakhstan, July 23, 1889; d Paris, July 18, 1974).

Russian painter, draughtsman and stage designer. He studied at the...

Arcabas

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Professional Interior Design; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art. 327 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 1926, in Frémery (Moselle).

Painter, sculptor, decorative designer. Figure compositions, religious subjects, landscapes. Murals, church...

Armleder, John

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 299 words.

(b Geneva, June 24, 1948).

Swiss draughtsman, performance artist, painter, and sculptor. He studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Geneva (1966–7) and at the Glamorgan Summer...