(1911 - 2010)
Louise Bourgeois was active/lived in New York / France. Louise Bourgeois is known for grouped wood shape sculpture, installation.
A prolific artist, Louise Bourgeois created an immense body of work
including prints, drawings, paintings and sculpture, the latter being
the medium that brought her international attention. In fact, she
was one of the first installation artists. She is also classified
as an Abstract Expressionist because of her early activity in New York
Recognition came somewhat late in her life because she
spent many years committed to domestic life of raising children and
maintaining a home for them and her husband.
She was born in
France three years before the beginning of World War I, and her early
childhood was unsettled because she and her mother traveled about to
follow her father in the military. Af ... Displaying 750 of 5289 characters.