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John Harvey McCracken

 (1934 - 2011)
John Harvey McCracken was active/lived in New York, California.  John McCracken is known for minimalist sculpture-dark lacquered, shining forms, painting.

John Harvey McCracken

Following is The New York Times obituary of the artist,

"John McCracken, Sculptor of Geometric Forms, Dies at 76"
Published: April 10, 2011

John McCracken, a West Coast artist who brought a New Age openness to Minimalist sculpture, along with a vocabulary of bright, sleek slabs, blocks and columns that balanced teasingly between painting and sculpture, died on Friday in Manhattan. He was 76.

His death was confirmed by the David Zwirner Gallery, which represents his work and which said he had been ill for most of the past year. He lived in Santa Fe, N.M., and New York.

A tall, lanky man who in photographs resembled a cross between Clint Eastwood and Jack Palance, Mr. McCracken approached Mi  ...  Displaying 750 of 6898 characters.

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About  John Harvey McCracken

Born:  1934 - Berkeley, California
Died:   2011 - Manhattan, New York City
Known for:  minimalist sculpture-dark lacquered, shining forms, painting