Wikipedia entry
Introduction
Joel Shapiro (born September 27, 1941 New York City, New York) is an American sculptor renowned for his dynamic work composed of simple rectangular shapes. The artist is classified as a Minimalist as demonstrated in his works, which were mostly defined through the materials used, without allusions to subjects outside of the works. He lives and works in New York City. He is married to the artist Ellen Phelan.
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Introduction
Shapiro's sculptures are often weightless and spindly, with forms held in an uneasy balance.
Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Sculptor
Names
Joel Shapiro, G'oʼel Shapiro
Ulan
500118704
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