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us: Andre, Carl, 1935-

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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1935-09-16
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Quincy (Mass.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) New York
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Kenyon College
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Army
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Phillips Academy
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Concrete poetry
          (lcsh) Publishers and publishing
            (lcsh) Sculpture
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Sculptors
                (lcsh) Poets
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              • found: LC in RLIN, 12/11/89 (hdg.: Andre, Carl, 1935-; usage: Carl Andre)
              • found: WW in Amer. art, 1989-90: p. 23 (Andre, Carl; sculptor; b. Quincy, Mass., 9/16/1935)
              • found: Sackner, Marvin A. The art of typewriting, 2015: page 316 (Carl Andre (b. 1935) was born in Quincy, Massachusetts, and received a high school education at the Phillips Academy in Andover)
              • found: Wikipedia WWW site, March 15, 2016: (Carl Andre (born September 16, 1935) is an American minimalist artist recognized for his ordered linear format and grid format sculptures. In 1988, Andre was tried and acquitted in the death of his wife, artist Ana Mendieta ; Andre was born in Quincy, MA ; studied art at Phillips Academy in Andover, MA from 1951 to 1953 ; Andre served in the U.S. Army in North Carolina 1955-56) {}
              • found: Guggenheim WWW site, March 15, 2016: (Carl Andre was born in 1935 in Quincy, Massachusetts. From 1951 to 1953, he attended the Phillips Academy, Andover, where he studied art under Patrick Morgan. After a brief enrollment in Kenyon College ; In 1957 he settled in New York and worked as an editorial assistant for a publishing house. Shortly thereafter, he began executing wood sculptures ; In addition to making sculpture, he also began to write poems in the tradition of Concrete Poetry, displaying the words on the page as if they were drawings. Andre lives and works in New York.) {}
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