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Julian Schnabel

 (born 1951)
Julian Schnabel is active/lives in New York.  Julian Schnabel is known for abstraction, collage, performance.

Julian Schnabel

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Born in New York City, Julian Schnabel became a much-recognized painter of abstract art who loved to experiment with the application of medium to various grounds.  He explored techniques of achieving a three-dimensional effect on two-dimensional surfaces by boring holes and adding protrusions such as broken crockery.  In 1978, he traveled in Spain and was much affected by the many mosaics he observed.

He earned a Bachelor's Degree at the University of Houston in 1973, and spent two years in the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program in New York and then moved back to Texas for eight months.  He had a solo show at the Contemporary Art Museum in Houston.  He spent three years working as a cook in New York restaur  ...  Displaying 750 of 17117 characters.

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About  Julian Schnabel

Born:  1951 - New York, New York
Known for:  abstraction, collage, performance