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Arai, Tomie

Margo Machida.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Prints and Printmaking; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art; East Asian Art. 571 words.

(b New York, Aug 16, 1949).

American printmaker and installation artist. Born and raised in New York City, Arai, a third-generation Japanese American printmaker, mixed-media...

Baca, Judith

Anne K. Swartz.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 413 words.

(Francisca )

(b East Los Angeles, CA, Sept 20, 1946).

American muralist, activist and teacher. Born to Mexican–American parents, Baca is recognized as one of the...

Gottwald, Frederick Clark

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 57 words.

American, 19th century, male.

Born 1860.

Painter.

Frederick Clark Gottwald was a pupil at the New York Art League and taught at the royal academy in Munich. He...

Lee, Bing

Margo Machida.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; Contemporary Art; East Asian Art. 528 words.

(b Guangzhou, China, Sept 15, 1948).

Chinese multimedia artist. Raised in Hong Kong and Macau, Lee immigrated to the United States in 1973 to attend the Columbus College of...

Lenz, Oscar

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 62 words.

American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1874, in Providence (Rhode Island); died 25 June 1912, in New York.

Sculptor.

Oscar Lenz studied at the Rhode Island art...

Oakley, Violet

Bailey Van Hook.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Book Arts and Illustration; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 634 words.

(b Bergen Heights, NJ, June 10, 1874; d Philadelphia, PA, Feb 25, 1961).

American painter, illustrator, stained-glass artist and author. Although she worked as an illustrator...

Otterness, Tom

Michelle Yun.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 419 words.

(b Wichita, KS, 1952).

American sculptor. Otterness moved to New York in 1970 to study at the Art Students League. He participated in the Whitney Independent Study Program in...

Public monuments in America

Harriet F. Senie.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 3109 words.

Objects created to remind viewers of specific individuals or events (see also Public monument). At its inception, the United States faced fundamental questions of what the new nation...

Reid, Robert

Deborah F. Pokinski.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 480 words.

(Lewis)

(b Stockbridge, MA, July 29, 1862; d Clifton Springs, NY, Dec 2, 1929).

American painter and muralist. Reid attended the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston...

Tilden, Douglas

Paul J. Karlstrom.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 1999 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 760 words.

(b Chico, CA, May 1, 1860; d Berkeley, CA, c. Aug 4, 1935).

American sculptor. Speech and hearing impaired from shortly before his 4th birthday, he nonetheless enjoyed a...