Ibram Lassaw | the artist




The artist Ibram Lassaw
Born May 4 1913, Alexandria, Egypt.
Died Dec 30 2003 East Hampton, NY, USA.

Style and technique of the artist: Sculpture Objects, Documenta Kassel,


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IBRAM LASSAW CAME FROM EGYPT TO NEW YORK AS A CHILD. He studied at the Clay Club from 1926 to 1930, and at the Beaux Arts Institute of Design in New York in 1930 and 1931. Yet he was haunted by the work of Jacques Villon, Sophie Taeuber-Arp, and Wassily Kandinsky that he saw in an exhibition of Katherine Dreier’s famed Societé Anonyme collection at the Brooklyn Museum in the winter of 1926-27…
Ibram Lassaw was born in Alexandria, Egypt. He arrived in this country with his family in 1921, settling in Brooklyn…

Wokrs in the Smithsonian American Art Museum collection

Sculpture
Ibram Lassaw, a member of the New York School, one of the foremost artists to evolve following World War II.


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