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Julie Oakes

 (born 1948)
Julie Dawn Oakes is active/lives in New York, British Columbia / Canada.  Julie Oakes is known for erotic figure, social commentary.

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Julie Oakes


The following submitted November 2004, is from the artist

Born Julie Cowan in Nelson, British Columbia, Julie Oakes established her reputation as a provocative, culturally critical, multi-dimensional artist. Through painting, drawing, writing, video and performance, most of her work autobiographically comments on social concerns, with emphasis ranging from banal to exotic and erotic.

She holds a Master degree in Art and Art Professions from New York University and a second Masters degree in Critical Theory, Liberal Studies, from the New School University in New York City.

At the age of sixteen, Oakes attended the Banff School of Fine Arts under Charles Stegeman and Francoise Andre. While working at the Mackenzie Art G  ...  Displaying 750 of 2950 characters.



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About  Julie Oakes

Born:  1948 - Nelson, British Columbia, Canada
Known for:  erotic figure, social commentary