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Craig Coleman

 (1961 - 1994)
Craig Coleman was active/lived in New York, Florida.  Craig Coleman is known for sculpture and painting, found objects, performance art.

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Craig Coleman


Craig Coleman (June 28, 1961 – December 3, 1994) was an American artist. Born in San Jose, California, Colman graduated from Willow Glen High School in 1979 moved to San Francisco in 1980 and moved to New York City in 1981.

A contemporary of Jean-Michel Basquiat, Paul Benney, Keith Haring, Rick Prol, Kjell Erik Killi Olsen, Kenny Scharf, Robert Mapplethorpe, He was a prominent figure in the Downtown Art Scene in the 80's, producing a prodigious body of work both in sculpture and painting, often using found materials.

His first show was with 'The New Math Gallery', one of the pioneering galleries in the gritty East Village. He shared studio space on 12th St  ...  Displaying 750 of 2489 characters.



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About  Craig Coleman

Born:  1961 - San Jose, California
Died:   1994 - Miami, Florida
Known for:  sculpture and painting, found objects, performance art