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Introduction
Susan Hiller (March 7, 1940 – January 28, 2019) was a US-born, British conceptual artist who lived in London, United Kingdom. Her practice spanned a broad range of media including installation, video, photography, painting, sculpture, performance, artist's books and writing. A key figure in British art across four decades, she was best known for her innovative large-scale multimedia installations, and for works that took as their subject matter aspects of culture that were overlooked, marginalised, or disregarded, including paranormal beliefs – an approach which she referred to as "paraconceptualism".
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Introduction
In her large-scale installations, Hiller uses sculpture, painting, sound, video, photography, drawing, and sound to engage social, anthropological, and feminist concerns; Hiller is also interested in questioning traditional artistic notions of authorship, subject-matter, and methodology. Important works are "Dedicated to the Unknown Artists" (1972-1976), "Monument" (1980-1981), and "Belshazzar's Feast, the Writing on your Wall" (1983-1984). British artist, born in the U.S.
Nationalities
American, English, British
Gender
Female
Roles
Artist, Anthropologist, Installation Artist, Sculptor
Name
Susan Hiller
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