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Roy De Forest
1930–2007

Introduction

Roy De Forest (11 February 1930 – 18 May 2007) was an American painter, sculptor, and teacher. He was involved in both the Funk art and Nut art movements in the Bay Area of California. De Forest's art is known for its quirky and comical fantasy lands filled with bright colors and creatures, most commonly dogs.

Wikidata identifier

Q7372739

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Country of birth

United States

Roles

Artist, painter, sculptor

ULAN identifier

500027754

Names

Roy Dean De Forest, Roy De Forest, Roy DeForest, Roy Dean de Forest

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