Richard Artschwager | the artist




The artist Richard Artschwager
Born Dec 26 1923, Washington, USA.
Died 9 February 2013

Style and technique of the artist: Sculpture Objects, Pop Art, Roswitha Haftmann Prize, Wolfgang Hahn Prize, Documenta Kassel,

One of the pioneers of contemporary object and installation art, Richard Artschwager’s three-dimensional paintings and two-dimensional sculptures wittily evoke associations with commonplace objects such as furniture and household appliances.


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Works in the MOMA collection
Richard Artschwager approaches the table where his box has been placed. He too says: "I don’t remember"when asked by Antonakos what is inside the box…
J’ai écrit à Richard Artschwager le 16 juillet 2001 pour solliciter de sa part un projet pour le parc de sculptures du Domaine de Kerguéhennec. Et bien qu’en contact avec l’artiste depuis quelques temps, je dois avouer avoir été très surpris d’obtenir une première proposition de sa part en moins d’un mois…
6 Works in the TATE collection


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