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Ross Bleckner

 (born 1949)
Ross Bleckner is active/lives in New York.  Ross Bleckner is known for non objective, op imagery-stripe painting.

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Ross Bleckner


Ross Bleckner grew up in Hewlett, Long Island, New York; drawing all the time without being aware that other artists existed.   He was the middle child between two sisters; his father manufactures electronic parts   He attended New York University where Sol Lewitt, Chuck Close and others were his teachers.  He graduated in 1972, then spent a year at the California Institute of Arts.  His contacts in the next few years were very fortuitous; Sol Lewitt and Chuck Close, Carl Andre, David Salle, Julian Schnabel, etc.

Bleckner is on the nervous side, beset by self-doubt, insomnia, and gloom.  He is unpretentious, although he is bluntly handsome, with olive complexion, and a compact build.  He is "10  ...  Displaying 750 of 4131 characters.



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About  Ross Bleckner

Born:  1949 - New York City
Known for:  non objective, op imagery-stripe painting