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DAC Collection Artist Information

Joel Shapiro

American sculptor

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Shapiro's sculptures are often weightless and spindly, with forms held in an uneasy balance.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500118704.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Joel Shapiro:

Joel Shapiro Snake, 1990 Woodcut on Somerset paper
Joel Shapiro Hummingbird, 1990 Woodcut on Somerset paper
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