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Marcella Nesom-Sirhandi

Pakistani painter, sculptor and printmaker. Educated in Pakistan and abroad, he has consciously and successfully synthesized Eastern and Western aesthetic traditions. In 1963, a year after graduating from the National College of Arts, Lahore, he joined the faculty as a lecturer in art, later becoming a professor and head of the Department of Fine Arts. His studies abroad have included post-graduate work in London (...

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 29 March 1943, in Perezac-le-Blanc (Corrèze).

Painter, sculptor, lithographer, screen printer. Scenes with figures, mythological subjects, figures, nudes.

Anne-Lan's father is Vietnamese and her mother is French. Both are doctors. She spent her childhood in the Limousin region. She studied at the École Nationale des Arts Appliqués in Paris. She lives and works in Paris....

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Ay-O  

Japanese, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA.

Born 1931, in Ibaraki Prefecture.

Sculptor, print artist.

Kinetic Art.

Ay-O graduated from the art teaching department of Tokyo Education University in 1954, and moved to New York in 1958. From this date he took part in the Tokyo International Print Biennale and, from ...

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Joshua Drapkin

French draughtsman, engraver, sculptor and archaeologist. He received instruction in drawing from Joseph-Marie Vien, Jean-Jacques Lagrenée and Jean-Baptiste Le Prince. In 1778 he departed for Italy, where he developed his landscape draughtsmanship and his passion for antiquity. He travelled incessantly, recording everything he saw and venturing out from Rome to Venice, Naples and Sicily. An example of the numerous drawings he produced is the ...

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French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 2 October 1951, in Hanoi.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, sculptor (including bronze), engraver, poet. Artists' books.

Lettrism.

Born in North Vietnam, Albert Dupont came to France at an early age. He began to practise engraving and worked on collector's editions ...

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Susan T. Goodman

Israeli painter, sculptor, printmaker and film maker of Lebanese birth. He studied from 1959 to 1961 under Yehezkel Streichman at the Avni Art Institute in Tel Aviv. From 1966 to 1976 he lived in London, where he studied at St Martin’s School of Art and created sculptures concerned with movement, time and energy, for example ...

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Turkish, 20th century, male.

Born 1934, in Istanbul.

Sculptor, engraver.

Germaner was a pupil at the school of fine arts in Istanbul until 1957, having already taken part in the biennale exhibition in Ljubljana in 1955. He was invited to exhibit at the biennale in Paris in ...

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Anis Farooqi

Indian painter, sculptor, printmaker and architect. Totally deaf from the age of 13, he studied painting at the Mayo School of Art, Lahore, from 1939 to 1944, and then at the Sir Jamshetjee Jeejebhoy School of Art, Bombay, from 1944 to 1947. After independence and the partition of India and Pakistan in ...

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Japanese, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1946, in Kagawa Prefecture.

Sculptor, painter, draughtsman, engraver.

Haraguchi Noriyuki studied at Nihon Uni­versity until 1970. His style can be described as Pop Art and he mainly uses heavy materials such as concrete, steel, copper and tar. Work by him was shown at the following: the seventh Exhibition of Contemporary Japanese Art (...

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Indonesian, 20th century, male.

Active in the Netherlands from 1938.

Born 1924, in Sabang, Indonesia.

Engraver, painter, collage artist, sculptor, draughtsman.

A self-taught artist, Anton Heyboer lived in Curaçao in the Dutch Antilles from 1933 to 1938.

He was in a concentration camp in 1943...

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R. Siva Kumar

Indian printmaker, sculptor and painter. He began with visual reporting of the 1943 Bengal famine for the Communist Party organ Jannayuddha (People’s War); he was also associated with the 1946 peasant unrest. Later, at the Calcutta Art School, he mastered traditional printmaking media. He devoted himself seriously to printmaking in the 1950s, developing viscosity printing independently in ...

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Japanese, 20th century, male.

Born 1943, in Osaka.

Painter, engraver, sculptor.

Inumaki studied sculpture at the teacher training college in Kyoto. After completing his studies, he turned to two-dimensional art, fascinated by problems of pictorial and surface space. His art claims to be neutral in the repetition of simple forms, but proves to be quite attractive beneath an apparent dryness. Lines of movement, created from the clever play of medium on the monochrome surface, break up the austere appearance. He has taken part in numerous group exhibitions since ...

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Japanese, 20th century, male.

Born 1887, in Tokyo; died 1973.

Engraver, sculptor.

First Thursday Society.

Tsuruzo Ishii was the third son of the painter Teiko Ishii and the younger brother of Hakutei Ishii. He obtained his diploma from the university of fine art in Tokyo in ...

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Japanese, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA 1965–1975.

Born 1935, in Tokyo.

Painter, sculptor, engraver.

Isobe graduated in 1956 with a diploma from the department of Western painting at the university of fine art in Tokyo. He took up residence from 1965 for ten years in New York, where he abandoned painting and sculpture. He reappeared on the artistic scene in ...

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Armenian, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 9 March 1920, in the Bursa region, Turkey; died 27 August 2013, near Paris.

Painter, lithographer, sculptor. Figures, nudes, landscapes, still-lifes.

Jean Jansem’s family settled in Paris in 1931. In 1938, he was a student at the École des Arts Décoratifs. Little affected by the experimentations of his contemporaries in the artistic world, he belongs to the so-called ...

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Israeli, 20th century, male.

Born 1932, in Tel Aviv; died 8 May 2015, in Tel Hashomer, Israel.

Painter, sculptor (including bronze), printmaker. Figures, interiors with figures, animals.

Kadishman began his artistic training at the age of 15 with the Israeli sculptor Moshe Sternschuss at the Avni Institute of Art and Design, and he later also studied with Rudi Lehman. He lived in London ...

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Japanese, male.

Active probably in Edo (now Tokyo).

Print artist.

Sources suggest there may have been multiple Kagetoshis. One was a disciple of Utagawa Sadakage. Another, a netsuke carver, was active in the early to mid-19th century; an example of his work, Hotei and Chinese Boys...

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Japanese, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA since 1965.

Born 1931, in Okayama Prefecture.

Print artist, sculptor.

Yasuhide Kobashi graduated from the ceramics department of Kyoto Art School in 1955, but had already started to paint and make woodcuts. He won the 1954 Newcomer’s Prize at the National Painting Academy’s exhibition and would win it again in ...

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Japanese, 20th century, male.

Born 1935, in Tokyo.

Sculptor, print artist.

Beaumont-Maillet, Laure/Woimant, Fran­çoise/Pernoud, Emmanuel: De Bonnard à Baselitz - Dix ans d’enrichissements du Cabinet des estampes 1978–1988, exhibition catalogue, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, 1992.

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Japanese, 20th – 21st century, male.

Active in France since 1981.

Born 1954, in Okinawa.

Painter, pastellist, sculptor, lithographer.

Manabu Kochi acquired his artistic education on his travels across cultures and civilisations, from Tokyo to Florence, from London to Paris, where he eventually settled. He works in acrylics and oil pastels. He is also a lithographer, which allows him to increase the volume of his graphic work, and a sculptor: some of his sculpture is in cast bronze. His artistic identity is a synthesis of different influences - children’s drawings, Miró, Brauner, and pop art are dominant in his painting; and primitive art, Miró, Arp, and Max Ernst in his sculpture. His paintings and pastels are a maze of simplified images and juxtaposed graphic signs. Françoise Monnin has described his bestiary sculpture as ‘... anatomic fragments: a head on a foot, three fingers on a belly... a man with a leaf for a head beside a feather with a mouth....’...