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Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

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Structural division in the length of a building or roof. The unit within a building between a pair of piers or buttresses; the division of a roof marked by its main trusses.

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Vadasz, Christine

Anna Rubbo.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 420 words.

(b Budapest, March 1, 1946).

Australian architect of Hungarian birth. She came to Australia when she was three but was raised in Central European traditions that taught her a...

Egan, Felim

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 517 words.

Irish, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1952, in County Donegal.

Painter.

Felim Egan studied at the Ulster Polytechnic in Belfast and at the Portsmouth Polytechnic...

E-commerce and the art market

Leonard Wolk.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; History of Art; Financial Aspects of Art; Contemporary Art. 1340 words.

Electronic transactions of art over the internet. Since the introduction of the World Wide Web in the early 1990s, e-commerce has grown to become a very important channel for the trade...

Walker, Roger

Russell Walden.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 261 words.

( Nevill )

(b Hamilton, Dec 21, 1942).

New Zealand architect. He studied in Auckland where he received a degree in architecture in 1964. He worked for Michael...

Kennedy, Louise St John

Anna Rubbo.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

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

(b Perth, Dec 27, 1950).

Australian architect. She graduated with a BSc in psychology from the University of Western Australia (1970) and gained a degree in architecture from...

McCarthy, Alicia

Glen Helfand.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Painting; Contemporary Art. 399 words.

(b Oakland, CA, 1969).

American painter and installation artist. She studied at the San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI), where she received her BFA in 1994, and in 2007 earned an...

Sainte-Foy, Hervé de

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Professional Interior Design; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 192 words.

French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 26 June 1948, in Baden-Baden, Germany.

Painter. Landscapes, seascapes, architectural views, architectural interiors. Murals,...

Kos, Paul

Maria F. Porges.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Sculpture and Carving; Art Education; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 593 words.

(b Rock Springs, WY, Dec 23, 1942).

American sculptor and video artist. Kos was one of the leading figures of Bay Area conceptual art. He studied at the San Francisco Art...

Overstreet, Joe

Annie Dell’Aria.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 362 words.

(b Conehatta, MS, June 20, 1933).

American painter. Born in rural Mississippi, Overstreet grew up primarily in the Bay Area, California. Following some time in the Merchant...

Yarber, Robert

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 550 words.

American, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1948, in Dallas.

Painter. Scenes with figures, interiors with figures, architectural interiors, urban landscapes, panoramas.

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Kostabi, Mark

John-Paul Stonard.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 559 words.

(b Los Angeles, CA, Nov 27, 1960).

American painter. He studied at California State University, Fullerton (1979–81), and began his career as a painter and art world...

Maracle, Doug

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Native American Art. 395 words.

Canadian First Nations (Mohawk), 20th–21st century, male.

Sculptor, painter. Figures, animals.

Native Art.

Doug Maracle, a Mohawk of the Bay of Quinte, taught...

Beam, Carl

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Native American Art. 414 words.

Canadian First Nations (Ojibwa), 20th–21st century, male.

Born 1942 or 1943, in M’chigeeng (West Bay), Manitoulin Island. Died 2005, Ottawa.

Draughtsman, painter,...

Bechtle, Robert

Janet Bishop.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Photography and Photographs; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 862 words.

(b San Francisco, CA, May 14, 1932).

American painter. Native of the San Francisco Bay Area, known for careful observation and explicit use of snapshot-like photographic source...

Morrisseau, Norval

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Graphic Design and Typography; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Native American Art. 961 words.

Canadian First Nations (Ojibwa), 20th–21st century, male.

Born 14 March 1931 or 1932, near Beardmore (Ontario); died 4 December 2007, Toronto.

Painter, graphic artist....

Mesa-Bains, Amalia

Celia Stahr.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 747 words.

(b Santa Clara, CA, July 10, 1943).

American Chicana installation artist and art educator. Mesa-Bains received a BA in painting from San José State University (1966), an MA...

Hunt, Richard

G. Lola Worthington.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; Native American Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 299 words.

[Gwe-la-yo-gwe-la-gya-lis]

(b Alert Bay, BC, Canada, 1950).

Kwakwaka’wakw woodcarver. Hunt’s maternal grandfather, Mungo Martin (Kwa-giulth; 1879–1962), was one of the...

Marioni, Tom

Pierre-François Galpin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Performance Art and Dance; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 830 words.

(b Cincinnati, OH, May 21, 1937).

Pierre-François Galpin

American sculptor, performance and installation artist, and curator.

Marioni...

Architecture and the automobile

Robert Buerglener.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art; East Asian Art. 1641 words.

[motor car]

Architecture and the automobile have been intimately connected since the late 19th century. The attributes of cars required specific architectural solutions for...

Murray, Elizabeth

Mary M. Tinti.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 805 words.

(b Chicago, IL, Sept 6, 1940; d Washington County, NY, Aug 12, 2007).

American painter, printmaker, and draughtsman. Murray’s exploration of fine art began in Chicago, where...