Dennis Oppenheim


Dennis Oppenheim, ‘Parallel Stress’ 1970
Parallel Stress 1970
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Dennis Oppenheim (September 6, 1938 – January 21, 2011) was an American conceptual artist, performance artist, earth artist, sculptor and photographer

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Dennis Oppenheim

Dennis Oppenheim's practice includes actions, performances, installations, sculptures, film and architecture. Seminal early works include a field harvested in ...

Dennis Oppenheim: Talking Art

Dennis Oppenheim is interviewed by writer and curator Lisa Le Feuvre.


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Land art

Land art or earth art is art that is made directly in the landscape, sculpting the land itself into earthworks ...

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Conceptual photography

Conceptual photography is photography that illustrates an idea


Cruel and tender

What is the place of documentary photography in art? This is the central question raised by Tate's first major ...

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