British sculptor. A leading figure among the group of young British sculptors known as the New Generation who came to critical prominence in the mid-1960s, he read modern languages at Cambridge (1955–7) before turning seriously to sculpture. After a postgraduate year at St Martin’s School of Art in London from ...
Egyptian, 20th century, male.
Active in the USA from 1926 and naturalised from 1928.
Born 1913, in Alexandria, to Russian parents; died 2003, in East Hampton (New York).
American Abstract Artists (AAA). New York School.
Ibram Lassaw started his study of sculpture at the age of 13 at Brooklyn's Children Museum, under the guidance of Dorothea Denslow, before moving on to the Clay Club ...