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Louise Bourgeois

 (1911 - 2010)
Louise Bourgeois was active/lived in New York / France.  Louise Bourgeois is known for grouped wood shape sculpture, installation.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Louise Bourgeois


Birth / Death:  1911 Paris, France - 2010 New York City

Methods for Louise Bourgeois

Direct Carver, Hand Carving
Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint
Palette Knife, Heavy Texture
Sculpture, Sculptor
Sketch, Sketching

Media for Louise Bourgeois

Ceramic Art, Porcelain
Ceramics
Etching, Etcher
Ink
Wax

Styles for Louise Bourgeois

Abstract Expressionism
Modernism, Modernist (Tradition Breaking)

Subjects for Louise Bourgeois

Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity
Hand-Crafted Object
Marine, Maritime, Nautical, Boats, Canoes

Art Association for Louise Bourgeois

Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors
Society of Independent Artists-

Teachers for Louise Bourgeois

Amedee Ozenfant
Fernand Leger

Schools for Louise Bourgeois

Academy de la Grand Chaumiere, Student
Art Students League of New York, Student
Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris, Student
Pratt Institute of Art, Teacher
Sorbonne, Paris

Awards/Recognition for Louise Bourgeois

National Medal of Arts

Chronology for Louise Bourgeois

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 20th Century After 1950

Collections for Louise Bourgeois

Art in Embassies Program, Foundation
Duncan Collection, Lincoln NE
UBS-Paine Webber Collection

Added Description for Louise Bourgeois

A.I.R. Gallery, New York Women's Co-op
Abstract Sculpture Specialty
Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops
Printmaking Specialty

Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century  for Louise Bourgeois

Stable Gallery, New York City

Exhibition of Art Association for Louise Bourgeois

Society of Independent Artists--

Exhibition of Museum for Louise Bourgeois

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Whitney Museum of American Art


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