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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Strebelle, Olivier

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 328 words.

20th century, male.

Born 20 January 1927, in Brussels.

Sculptor, potter, architect.

Olivier Strebelle is the son of Rodolphe Strebelle. He studied at the Brussels...

Huesca

Daniel Rico.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Techniques and Principles; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 559 words.

Spanish provincial capital, to the north of Saragossa in Aragón. Known in pre-Roman Iberia as Bolskan and as Osca under the Romans, it was the seat of the Quintus Sertorius government, a null...

Manglano-Ovalle, Iñigo

Susan Snodgrass.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 700 words.

(b Madrid, Spain, 1961).

Chicago-based American sculptor also working in photography, video and installation. He received a BA in art and art history and a BA in Latin...

Pomposa

Charles B. McClendon.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Painting; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Christian Art. 437 words.

Italian former Benedictine abbey near the mouth of the Po River and 45 km north of Ravenna in the province of Emilia Romagna. Although first documented in ad 874, a monastic settlement...

Stonecarving in America

Elise Madeleine Ciregna.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Techniques and Principles; 18th-Century Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 702 words.

Stonecarving throughout American history has been utilized for various purposes: utilitarian work such as paving, roofing and hitching posts; and ornamental work, such as architectural...