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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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Forest, Pierre

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 31 words.

French, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1587; died 9 November 1675, in Paris.

Painter.

Pierre Forest was a Protestant and 'warden of the community of master painters...

Bellegarde, Claude

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 1546 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 18 July 1927, in Paris.

Painter (including gouache/mixed media), collage artist, sculptor.

Groupe des Espaces Imaginaires...

Whiting, Cliff

Jim Barr and Mary Barr.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 313 words.

(b Te Kaha, NZ, May 6, 1936).

Maori wood-carver, painter and teacher . As a member of the Whanau-a-Apanui tribe he was educated in the rural community of Te Kaha until he...

Matchitt, Paratene Moko Puorongo

Michael Dunn.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 175 words.

(b Tokomaru Bay, Aug 10, 1933).

New Zealand painter and sculptor. He studied art at Dunedin Teachers’ College in 1957. He was one of a group of young Maori arts and crafts...

Rosado del Valle, Julio

Mari Carmen Ramírez.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 280 words.

(b Cataño, nr San Juan, 1922).

Puerto Rican painter, draughtsman and sculptor. He trained initially in Puerto Rico under the Spanish painter Cristóbal Ruiz and after moving to...

Perelli, A.

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 27 words.

American, 19th century, male.

Died 1891, in New Orleans (Louisiana).

Painter, sculptor. Animals.

New Orléans (Isaac Delgado Fine Arts Gal., Delgado...

Doyle, Sam

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 329 words.

American, 20th century, male.

Born 1906, in St Helena Island (South Carolina); died 1985.

Painter, sculptor, draughtsman. Figures, portraits.

Sam Doyle grew up on...

Ryback, Issachar Ber

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 1110 words.

Ukrainian, 20th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 1897, in Elisavetgrad (now Kirovhrad); died 1935, in Paris.

Painter (including gouache),...

Khrushch, Valentyn

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 630 words.

Ukrainian, 20th century, male.

Active in Ukraine and Russia.

Born 24 January 1943, in Odessa, Ukraine; died 24 October 2005, in Kimry, Russia.

Painter,...

Dokoupil, Jiří Georg

Ulrike Lehmann.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 453 words.

(b Bruntál, Czechoslovakia, June 3, 1954).

German painter, printmaker and sculptor, of Czech birth. In 1968, when the Russian invasion took place, he fled with his parents...

Ball, Thomas

Pamela H. Simpson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 641 words.

(b Charlestown, MA, June 3, 1819; d Montclair, NJ, Dec 11, 1911).

American sculptor and painter, active also in Italy . Active in the mid-19th century, and for much of his...

Daumier, Honoré

Michel Melot.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art. 2472 words.

(b Marseille, Feb 26, 1808; d Valmondois, Feb 10, 1879).

French graphic artist, painter, and sculptor.

Son of a Marseille glazier, frame-maker, and occasional picture...

Tousignant, Claude

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 311 words.

(b Montreal, Dec 23, 1932).

Canadian painter and sculptor. He studied at the Montreal Museum School of Arts and Design from 1948 to 1952 under Jacques de Tonnancour. In October...

Celmins, Vija

Cecile Johnson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 417 words.

(b Riga, Latvia, Oct 25, 1939).

American painter, sculptor, object-maker and draughtswoman, of Latvian birth. In 1944 her family fled to eastern Germany, eventually settling...

Antonakos, Stephen

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 405 words.

American, 20th century, male.

Active from 1930 in the USA.

Born 1926, in Ayios Nikolaos (Crete), Greece; died 17 August 2013, in New York City.

Sculptor,...

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...

African American Expatriate Artists

Theresa Leininger-Miller.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Sculpture and Carving; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 1679 words.

[Negro Colony]

Group of African American artists active in France in the 1920s and 1930s. Between the world wars Paris became a Mecca for a “lost generation” of Americans....

Pérez, Javier

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Performance Art and Dance; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 291 words.

Spanish, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1968, in Bilbao.

Sculptor, performance artist, draughtsman, installation artist.

Javier Pérez studied at the school of...

Miko, William

Deborah A. Hoover.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Sculpture and Carving; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 361 words.

(Bwalwa)

(b Mwense, 1961).

Zambian painter, sculptor, graphic artist and administrator. He received a diploma in the teaching of art from Evelyn Hone College, Lusaka...

Roszak, Theodore

Joan Marter.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 898 words.

(b Poznań, May 1, 1907; d New York, Sept 2, 1981).

American sculptor and painter of Polish birth. Roszak was born in Poland, and his family moved to the United States when he...