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 Tom Sachs  (1966 - )

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Lived/Active: New York      Known for: sculptor-assemblage, pop art

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1966
 
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New York

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sculptor-assemblage, pop art

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Working from a studio in Manhattan, Tom Sachs makes meticulous looking objects that reflect ironic twists on modern life, combining glamour with the every day symbols such as a MacDonalds meal in Tiffany wrap. He says his favorite term is "bricolage", meaning the art of assembling objects with the materials at hand. ("Art & Auction").

Sachs grew up in Westport, Connecticut, and his mother, who became his business manager, encouraged him to do crafts projects--something he says he never qu (showing 500 of 1029 characters).



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