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 Anish (Sir) Kapoor  (1954 - )

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Lived/Active: India/United Kingdom      Known for: Modernist object sculpture, installation

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1954 (Bombay, India)
 
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India/United Kingdom

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Minimalist sculptor and printmaker Anish Kapoor was born in Bombay, India in 1954, but after study in London, England, has lived there since 1982. His art education includes the Hornsey College of Art, 1973-1977, and Chelsea School of Art, 1977-1978, both in London.

He taught at Wolverhampton Polytechnic in 1979. Kapoor was artist-in-residence at Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, England, in 1982. His awards include the Premio Duemila at the Venice Biennale, 1990; the Turner Award, 1991; an (showing 500 of 3472 characters).



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