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Donald Sultan

In one way or the other, I want to combine abstract and figurative painting to create a viable situation that represents power and meaning.

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Born in 1951 in Asheville, North Carolina, in the United States, Donald Sultan studies art at the University of North Carolina, then at The Art Institute of Chicago. He moves to New York in 1975, where he works for a while renovating apartments among other things, then finally allows himself to paint. The work of Donald Sultan is linked to the movement Bad Painting, whose source is urban art . . .

2 work(s) available

Dominos
Etching
Lips
Etching

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
"Sultan", Barry Walker, American Foundation of Art, Rizzoli, New York, 1992. All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • Donald Sultan , I. M. Danoff & I. Dunlop, M. of Contempory Art, Chicago 1987
  • Sultan , Barbara Rose, Elizabeth Avedon Editions, Vintage Books, 1988
  • Donald Sultan , Geordia Cadenazzi, Ed. Christian Marinotti, Milan, 1998
  • In the Still-Life tradition , D. Mamet et S. H. Madoff, Memphis Brooks M. 200
To read from the artist :
  • Sultan : painter, printmaker , ent. avec McCann et C. Nelkin,in Artweek, 1991
Website :
www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/sultan.htm

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Art movements

  • + GERMAN NEW EXPRESSIONNISM / 1975-1985 / Karl Horst Hdicke, Luciano Castelli, Walter Dahn, Jiri Georg Dokoupil, Rainer Fetting, Anselm Kiefer, etc.
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