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 Purvis Young  (1943 - 2010)

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Lived/Active: Florida      Known for: mod naive urban views, installation

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QUICK FACTS AND KEYWORDS for Purvis Young
Birth/Death Lived/Active Often Known For
- 1943 (LIberty City, Florida)
- 2010
Florida mod naive urban views, installation
Methods
* Easel Painting
* Installation
* Murals of Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic or Paint

  
Media
* Acrylic Paint
* Assemblage
* Enamel, Enameling
* Ink
* Mixed-Media, Multi-Media
* Oil Paint
* Watercolor/Watercolour
* Wood

  
Styles
* Abstraction, Abstract
* Expressionist, Expressionism
* Folk Art, Naive, Primitive
* Naive, Childlike
* Sophisticated Naive, Primitive

  
Subjects
* Folk Art, Folk Lore
* Pure Abstraction, Line, Shape, Color, Texture
* Social Commentary, Cultural Issues, Political Views
* Urban Scene, City Genre

  
Chronology
* Late 20th Century After 1950

  
Added Description
* Outsider Artist

  
Ethnicity
* Black, African-American

  
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Horse and Riders With Blue Sky
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