Introduction
Yves Klein (French pronunciation: ​[iv klɛ̃]; 28 April 1928 – 6 June 1962) was a French artist considered an important figure in post-war European art. He is the leading member of the French artistic movement of Nouveau réalisme founded in 1960 by art critic Pierre Restany. Klein was a pioneer in the development of performance art, and is seen as an inspiration to and as a forerunner of minimal art, as well as pop art.
Wikidata
Q154335
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Nationality
French
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Painter, Performance artist, Sculptor
Name
Yves Klein
ULAN
500005222
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