Theaster Gates 1973

    1973 born in Chicago, USA

    2013 Prize for Arts and Politics, Vera List Center, Parsons The New School for Design, New York
    2013 Art Work Award Finalist, Absolut Art Award, Stockholm
    2012 USA Kippy Fellow – Visual Arts, USA Projects, Los Angeles
    2012 Innovator of the Year – Art Award, Wall Street Journal, New York
    2012 Armory Show Artist Commission, The Armory Show, New York
    2011 Artist Grant, Graham Foundation, Chicago

    2006 MS Urban Planning, Ceramics and Religious Studies, Iowa State University
    1998 MA Fine Arts and Religious Studies, University of Cape Town
    1996 BS Urban Planning and Ceramics, Iowa State University

    Lives and works in Chicago, USA

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Theaster Gates
Face over time
2016
Sculpture
28,3 x 64,1 x 24,8 cm; plinth: 46 x 116 x 31 cm
clay, metal, wood
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Theaster Gates
Hugenot Bed with Cross
2013
Sculpture
210 x 101 x 21,5 cm
Wood, ceramic and metal