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Betye Saar

 (born 1926)
Betye Irene (Brown) Saar is active/lives in California.  Betye Saar is known for assemblage, collage-racial issues.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Betye Saar


Birth / Death:  born 1926 Los Angeles, California

Methods for Betye Saar

Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint
Sculpture, Sculptor

Media for Betye Saar

Ink

Styles for Betye Saar

Abstraction and Realism; Semi Abstract

Subjects for Betye Saar

Black, African Culture, Figure, Genre
Genre, Human Activity
Social Commentary, Cultural Issues, Political Views
Social Realism

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for Betye Saar

California Before 1940

Schools for Betye Saar

Otis Art Institute, Teacher

Awards/Recognition for Betye Saar

National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship

Chronology for Betye Saar

Late 20th Century After 1950

Collections for Betye Saar

Allan & Susan Marion Collection
Evans-Tibbs Collections

Added Description for Betye Saar

Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops

Ethnicity for Betye Saar

Black, African-American

Exhibition of Museum for Betye Saar

Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Contemporary Black Artists in America, Whitney Museum
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Whitney Museum of American Art


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