Bern Porter | the artist




The artist Bern Porter
Born Febr 14 1911, Porter Settlement, Maine, USA.
Died June 7 2004

Style and technique of the artist: Mail Art,

Bernard Harden Porter


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Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.

Inventory of the Bern Porter Mail Art collection (Getty)
Interview with the artist
Flux Flag
Before WWII, he worked as a physicist on cathrode ray tube technology that led to the creation of television. When the U.S. entered the war, Bern was drafted for uranium separation work on the Manhattan Project with Albert Einstein, a job he quit after the bomb dropped on Hiroshima in August 1945…

founds, collages, correspondence & ephemera
from Bern Porter ‘s residency @ the Church of Anarchy



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