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Scott Burton
1939–1989

Introduction

Scott Burton (June 23, 1939 – December 29, 1989) was an American sculptor and performance artist best known for his large-scale furniture sculptures in granite and bronze.

Wikidata identifier

Q7436079

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Introduction

American sculptor whose most well-known work balanced between art and furniture while evolving into a new kind of public sculpture. He also worked within the context of performance, which he considered a form of sculptural practice.

Country of birth

United States

Roles

Artist, conceptual artist, critic, installation artist, performance artist, photographer, sculptor, writer

ULAN identifier

500024444

Names

Scott Burton

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