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Tim William (Timothy) Rollins + KOS

 (1955 - 2017)
Tim William (Timothy) Rollins + K.O.S. was active/lived in New York, Maine.  Tim Rollins KOS is known for collaborative contemporary artwork, teaching.

Tim William (Timothy) Rollins + K.O.S.

A conceptual artist and art teacher, who began working with learning disabled, often emotionally handicapped students in the early 1980s, Tim Rollins kept working with them and now the group is called Tim Rollins + K.O.S. (Kids of Survival).  Typically they make works based on classical literature such as the Bible, Prometheus Bound, The Red Badge of Courage, Alice in Wonderland and Moby Dick.

He invites young people from all over the world to make etchings and woodcuts of these and other subjects, and the result is a combination of popular and street culture, innocence and sophistication, violence and peace.  Sometimes a group with Rollins goes out to create 'under cover' on the str  ...  Displaying 750 of 6423 characters.

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About  Tim William (Timothy) Rollins + K.O.S.

Born:  1955 - Pittsfield, Maine
Died:   2017 - South Bronx, New York
Known for:  collaborative contemporary artwork, teaching