David Smith

1906–1965

David Smith, ‘Cubi XIX’ 1964
Cubi XIX 1964
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Biography

Roland David Smith (March 9, 1906 – May 23, 1965) was an American abstract expressionist sculptor and painter, best known for creating large steel abstract geometric sculptures.

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Artworks

Film and audio

Audio

David Smith: Pioneer of a New Sculptural Dimension

Eric Shanes takes us through David Smith’s life and artistic development and then conducts an informal tour of the ...
Audio

Abstraction Across Media: David Smith – Part 1

An audio recording from the conference Abstraction Across Media: David Smith which reconsiders the work of the artist.

Further reading

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