American, 20th century, male.
Born 3 June 1928, in Excelsior Springs (Missouri); died 12 February 1994, in New York.
Donald Judd served one year in the US army in Korea before attending the Art Students League in New York. At the same time, he studied philosophy at Columbia University where he would return, 10 years into his art career, in the early 1960s to attend Meyer Shapiro’s art history course. Judd worked as an art critic from 1959 to 1965. He was an instructor at the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences from 1962 to 1964; was Visiting Artist at Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, in 1966; and in 1967 taught sculpture at Yale University in New Haven. He operated from New York, then Marfa (Texas). In 1993, he received the Rembrandt award in Amsterdam....