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Adams, Maurice B(ingham)

T. Affleck Greeves.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 358 words.

(b Burgess Hill, Sussex, 1849; d London, Aug 17, 1933).

English architect, editor and draughtsman. After completing his articles with H. N. Goulty of Brighton, he became...

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’...

Ai Weiwei

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art; East Asian Art. 2933 words.

Chinese, 20th – 21st century, male.

Active in China and the United States.

Born 18 May 1957, in Beijing, China.

Artist, architect, designer, curator, publisher,...

Baargeld, Johannes Theodor

Walter Vitt.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Architecture; Publishing; 20th-Century Art. 901 words.

(Gruenwald, Alfred Emanuel Ferdinand]

(b Stettin, Pomerania [now Szczecin, Poland], Oct 9, 1892; d nr Chamonix, France, 17 or Aug 18, 1927).

German collagist,...

Bardi [neé Bo], Lina

Julio Roberto Katinsky.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 571 words.

(b Rome, Dec 5, 1914; d São Paulo, March 29, 1992).

Brazilian architect of Italian birth. She graduated in architecture (1942) from the University of Rome and in 1943 was...

Barillet, Madeleine

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Publishing; 20th-Century Art. 34 words.

French, 20th century, female.

Decorative designer.

Madeleine Barillet designed liturgical vestments in a contemporary idiom. She contributed an article to the journal Art...

Beshkov, Il’ya

Mariana Katzarova.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Architecture; Publishing; History of Art; Book Arts and Illustration; 20th-Century Art. 405 words.

(b Dolni Dŭbnik, nr Pleven, July 24, 1901; d Sofia, Jan 23, 1958).

Bulgarian cartoonist, illustrator, draughtsman, painter, teacher, editor and critic. In 1926 he studied...

Boeken, Albert

Dianne Timmerman and Frank van den Hoek.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; 20th-Century Art. 344 words.

(b Amsterdam, Feb 1, 1891; d Amsterdam, May 5, 1951).

Dutch architect and writer. He studied civil engineering at the Technische Hogeschool, Delft, graduating in 1916. For a...

Bonfante, Egidio

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Publishing; 20th-Century Art. 181 words.

Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 1922, in Treviso.

Painter, designer, architect.

Bonfante studied at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera and at the Milan school...

Bottomley, William Lawrence

Elizabeth Meredith Dowling.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 423 words.

(b Richmond, VA, Feb 24, 1883; d Glen Head, Long Island, NY, Feb 1, 1951).

American architect, preservationist, author, and editor. His wealthy patrician family provided the...

Bryen, Camille

Vanina Costa.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Publishing; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 387 words.

(b Nantes, Sept 17, 1907; d Paris, May 8, 1977).

French painter, sculptor, draughtsman and poet. He moved in 1926 to Paris, where he became involved with Surrealism, soon...

Chaillet, Françoise

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Publishing; 20th-Century Art. 104 words.

Swiss, 20th century, female.

Active in France.

Born 12 January 1936, in Paris.

Painter.

Françoise Chaillet initially studied architecture at the Paris...

Colman, Samuel

Merrill Halkerston.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Painting; Publishing; Book Arts and Illustration; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 568 words.

(b Portland, ME, March 4, 1832; d New York, March 26, 1920).

American painter, interior designer and writer. Colman grew up in New York, where his father, Samuel Colman, ran a...

Finlay, Ian Hamilton

Stephen Bann.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Graphic Design and Typography; Publishing; Sculpture and Carving; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 312 words.

(b Nassau, Bahamas, Oct 28, 1925; d Dunsyre, Scotland, March 27, 2006).

Scottish sculptor, graphic artist and poet. Brought up in Scotland, he briefly attended Glasgow School...

Hastings, Hubert de Cronin

J. M. Richards.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; History of Art; 20th-Century Art. 293 words.

(b London, July 18, 1902; d Bedham, Surrey, Oct 20, 1986).

English architectural editor, publisher and writer. He studied architecture at the Bartlett School, University of...

Havell family

Patrick Conner, David Tatham and Tapati Guha-Thakurta.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Publishing; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1758 words.

English family of artists. Daniel Havell (d ?1826) was an engraver and publisher of topographical and architectural works distinguished by a delicacy of line. He worked in London and...

Hegemann, Werner

Günther Kühne.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; History of Art; 20th-Century Art. 388 words.

(Manfred Maria Ellis)

(b Mannheim, June 15, 1881; d New York, Apr 12, 1936).

German urban planner, writer and editor. He studied urban planning, art history and...

Hubbard, Elbert

E. A. Christensen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Publishing; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 444 words.

(b Bloomington, IL, June 19, 1856; d SS Lusitania, off Co. Cork, May 7, 1915).

American designer. He was initially a successful salesman for the Illinois-based...

Kertész, André

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Photography and Photographs; Publishing; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 386 words.

American, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born, 2 July 1894, in Budapest; died 28 September 1985, in New York City.

Photographer, photojournalist.

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Kinross, John

Deborah C. Mays.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 290 words.

(b Stirling, July 3, 1855; d Edinburgh, Jan 7, 1931).

Scottish architect. After training with John Hutchison (c. 1840–1908) in Glasgow and continuing under Wardrop and Reid in...