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Absalon

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; 20th-Century Art. 410 words.

Israeli, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 1964, in Tel-Aviv; died 10 October 1993, in Paris.

Installation artist, environmental artist, video artist.

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Absil, Gilbert

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performance Art and Dance; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; 20th-Century Art. 47 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 1944, in Paris.

Performance artist.

Absil works within a group, creating environments similar to those of happenings. These...

Achiam

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; 20th-Century Art. 296 words.

Israeli, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 10 February 1916, in Bet-Gan; died 16 March 2005, in Paris.

Sculptor. Public art.

Achiam studied...

Ackling, Roger

Andrew Cross.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online December 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 284 words.

(b Isleworth, Middx, 1947; d June 5, 2014).

English sculptor. A graduate of St Martin’s School of Art and a contemporary there of Richard Long and Hamish Fulton, he has often...

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...

Adrian, Marc

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. 76 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Sculptor, creator of environments.

Kinetic Art.

Marc Adrian was part of the Kinetic Art movement, which was significant in the 1960s....

Agid, Olivier

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Book Arts and Illustration; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 431 words.

French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 20 January 1951, in Paris.

Painter, sculptor, draughtsman, illustrator.

Agid began his studies in 1970-1971 by taking one...

Albrecht, Siegfried

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; 20th-Century Art. 65 words.

German, 20th century, male.

Environmental artist.

Lumino-Kinetic Art.

From certain observations made by Goethe in his Theory of Colours, Siegfried Albrecht...

Alkema, Tjeerd

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 499 words.

Dutch, 20th century, male.

Active in France since 1963.

Born 1942, in Harlingen (Friesland).

Sculptor, environmental artist, draughtsman.

Tjeerd Alkema...

Allemand, Jean

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 143 words.

French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 21 July 1948, in Toulon.

Sculptor, environmental artist, assemblage artist.

Jean Allemand is one of the co-founders of the null...

Allen, Terry

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Performance Art and Dance; Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 888 words.

American, 20th century, male.

Born 7 May 1943, in Wichita (Kansas).

Sculptor, environmental artist, performance artist, video artist.

Terry Allen studied at the...

Allora & Calzadilla

Sofia Hernández Chong Cuy.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 900 words.

American installation artists, active also in Puerto Rico. Jennifer Allora (b Philadelphia, 20 March 1974) graduated with a bachelor’s degree in art from the University of Richmond,...

Alston, Charles

Deborah Cullen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Art Education; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 350 words.

(Henry) [Spinky]

(b Charlotte, NC, Nov 29, 1907; d April 27, 1977).

African American painter, sculptor, graphic artist, muralist and educator. In 1913, Charles...

Alvarez, Domingo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 42 words.

Venezuelan, 20th century, male.

Born 1935, in Santo Domingo.

Environmental artist, sculptor.

Domingo Alvarez was an architect and his sculptural work was limited...

Anderson, David

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; 19th-Century Art. 33 words.

British, 19th century, male.

Active in Londonc.1880.

Painter.

David Anderson focused his work on fishermen and their environment. He exhibited two paintings at...

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...

Ardagh Treasure

Michael Ryan.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 773 words.

A treasure hoard (now in Dublin, N. Mus.) discovered in 1868 within the rath (circular earthwork) called Reerasta Rath, near Ardagh in Co. Limerick, Ireland. The objects were buried...

Arman

Alfred Pacquement.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 951 words.

[Fernandez, Armand]

(b Nice, Nov 17, 1928; d New York, Oct 22, 2005).

American sculptor and collector of French birth. Arman lived in Nice until 1949, studying there...

Arradon

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 132 words.

French, 20th century, female.

Born 5 January 1931, in Nantes.

Environmental artist, sculptor, painter. Designs for tapestries.

Kinetic Art.

Adam Séma...

Aycock, Alice

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 456 words.

(b Harrisburg, PA, Nov 20, 1946).

American sculptor, draughtswoman, and installation and environmental artist. She studied liberal arts at Rutgers University, New Brunswick,...