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John Chamberlain (born as John Angus Chamberlain in Rochester, Indiana, died in Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.) was a famous Artist from USA, who lived between April 16, 1927 and December 21, 2011.

Biography

John Angus Chamberlain was an American artist (sculpture, assemblage, film, photography). His art is the New Realism and Abstract Expressionism assigned. Chamberlain is a pioneer of Pop Art

Chamberlain grew up in Chicago, attended from 1950 to 1952, the Art Institute of Chicago and was from 1955 to 1966 worked as a teacher at Black Mountain College, met Franz Kline and Willem de Kooning know, moved in 1956 to New York and lived in the years between New York and New Mexico. He sat, as he dominated the welding technique in his pictures, the metal sculptures of abstract expressionism in plastic, and was the first artist the idea of ​​using scrap car parts, which he implemented in 1957. Assemblages was followed in 1958 and 1966 of pressed car scrap "Instant sculptures." In later years, he approached the kind of pop in 1977 and began to occupy himself with photography, creating panoramic photos.

Chamberlain lived and worked since 1980 in Sarasota, Florida.

Our collection contains 3 quotes who is written / told by John.

Related authors: Franz Kline, Willem de Kooning

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Chamberlain_(sculptor)

Famous quotes by John Chamberlain (3)


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"I'm more interested in seeing what the material tells me than in imposing my will on it"
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"Art is basically made by dissatisfied people who are willing to find some means to relieve the dissatisfaction"
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"Art is a liaison between some sort of deranged mentality and others who are not going through it"


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