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EExamples of sculpture by artists who were born between 1940 and 1979:

 

 

 

 

see thumbnail to leftNancy Graves (American, 1940-1995), Immovable Iconography, 1990, aluminum, bronze, brass, with polychrome patina and paint, 24 x 22 x 12 inches, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO.

 

 

 

 

 

see thumbnail to rightLuis Jiménez (American, born 1940 in El Paso, Texas), [2 views] Vaquero, modeled 1980, cast 1990, cast in fiberglass and epoxy resin, 16 1/2 feet high, National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C. See Chicano art / Chicana art.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

see thumbnail to leftBruce Nauman (American, 1941-), Window, 1967, neon tubing, 59 x 55 inches.

 

 

 

 

Lynda Benglis (American, 1941-), Knossos, 1978, 24 carat gold leaf on plaster, 61 x 20 x 8 inches, Gihon Foundation. See feminism and feminist art.

 

 

 

see thumbnail to rightMartin Puryear (American, 1941-) Lever No. 3, 1989, carved and painted wood, 2.146 x 4.115 x .330 m (84 1/2 x 162 x 13 inches), National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. See African American art.

 

 

Jackie Winsor (American, 1941-), #1 Rope, 1976, wood and hemp, 42 x 42 x 42 inches, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

 

 

David Gilhooley, Moose Potter Returning from Greece with Souvenirs, 1978, ceramic, Norton Museum, West Palm Beach, FL.

 

 

Buzz Spector (American, 1948-)

 

see thumbnail to leftDeborah Butterfield (American, 1949-), Rex, 1991, found painted steel, 77 x 110 x 24 inches, Lowe Art Museum, Miami, FL.

 

 

see thumbnail to rightTony Cragg (English, 1949-), Stack, 1975, mixed media, 200.0 x 200.0 x 200.0 cm, Tate Gallery, London. See Post-Minimalism.

 

 

see thumbnail to leftTony Cragg, Britain Seen from the North, 1981, plastic and mixed media relief, 440.0 x 800.0 x 10.0 cm, Tate Gallery, London.

 

 

 

 

 

see thumbnail to rightJin Soo Kim (American, born South Korea, 1950-), Wall (from imprints), 1994, steel and copper, 78 x 78 x 12 1/2 inches (198.12 x 198.12 x 31.75 cm), Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago.

 

 

Robert Gober (American, 1954-), Untitled, 1984, plaster, wood, wire lath, aluminum, watercolor, semi-gloss enamel paint, collection of the artist, NY.

 

 

 

see thumbnail to leftRobert Gober, X Playpen, 1987, wood construction.

 

 

 

see thumbnail to rightRobert Gober, Untitled, 1997, mixed media.

 

 

 

see thumbnail to leftJeff Koons (American, 1955-), Three Ball Total Equilibrium Tank (Two Dr. J. Silver Series, Spalding NBA Tip-Off), 1985, mixed media, 153.6 x 123.8 x 33.6 cm, Tate Gallery, London. See readymade.

 

 

Jeff Koons, Rabbit, 1986, stainless steel, 41 x 19 x 12 inches, Broad Art Foundation, Santa Monica, CA.

 

 

see thumbnail to rightJeff Koons, Michael Jackson and Bubbles, 1988, ceramic, 42 x 70 1/2 x 32 1/2 inches, Broad Art Foundation, Santa Monica, CA. See portrait. See Neo-Geo.

 

 

see thumbnail to leftRachel Whiteread (English, 1963-) Untitled (Yellow Bath), 1996, rubber and polystyrene, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA. See English art and feminism and feminist art.

 

 

see thumbnail to rightRachel Whiteread, Untitled (Paperbacks), 1997, plaster and steel, room installation, dimensions variable, Museum of Modern Art, NY.

 

 

see thumbnail to leftMatthew Barney (American, 1967-) , The Cloud Club, 2002, Mason and Hamlin Symetrigrand piano with stainless steel, metals, wood, shell, plastic, potatoes, and concrete, 57 x 108 x 84 inches (144.78 cm x 2 m 74.321 cm x 2 m 13.36 cm), Dallas Museum of Art.

 

 


Examples of sculpture by artists born earlier and later than those represented above:




Also see assemblage, bas-relief, carved, cast, in the round, mold, and relief, as well as articles about various cultures, styles, movements, media, new media, etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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