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 David John Barr  (1939 - )

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Lived/Active: Michigan      Known for: constructivist sculpture, architecture

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1939 (Detroit, Michigan)
 
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Michigan

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constructivist sculpture, architecture

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An architectural designer and creator of site-specific public sculpture, David Barr was born in Detroit, Michigan, and grew up in Grosse Pointe Woods, a suburb on the east side of Detroit. His father was an engineer at Chrysler Corporation and his mother a secretary in the public library. He recalled his childhood as happy with emphasis on reading due to the influence of his mother.

However, his early art talent was not much encouraged because of expectation to be an engineer or lawyer or (showing 500 of 3911 characters).



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