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Barry Flanagan

 (1941 - 2009)
Barry Flanagan was active/lived in New York / Ireland.  Barry Flanagan is known for sculptor-anthropomorphic rabbits.

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Barry Flanagan


Contemporary Welsh sculptor Barry Flanagan is best known for his animal sculptures, particularly those of triumphant, leaping, anthropomorphic hares. Flanagan poses his hares as if they were people, sometimes in stretched-leg, sinuous jumps, dancing, or gazing into a telescope.

Born in North Wales, Flanagan studied at Birmingham College of Arts and Crafts, England (1957-1958) and St. Martin's School of Art, London (1964-1966). He went on to teach at St. Martin's and at Central School of Arts and Crafts, London, from 1967 to 1971.

Flanagan early works were often bags stuffed with sand or plaster, installations, and "soft" sculptures using materials such as cloth, canvas, rope and sand. He has also worked with prints and potter  ...  Displaying 750 of 3346 characters.



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About  Barry Flanagan

Born:  1941 - Prestatyn, North Wales
Died:   2009
Known for:  sculptor-anthropomorphic rabbits