Lawrence Weiner

born 1942

Lawrence Weiner, ‘TIED UP IN KNOTS’ 1988
TIED UP IN KNOTS 1988
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Robert Mapplethorpe, ‘Lawrence Weiner’ 1982, printed 1991
Robert Mapplethorpe
Lawrence Weiner 1982, printed 1991
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Lawrence Weiner (born February 10, 1942) is one of the central figures in the formation of conceptual art in the 1960s. His work often takes the form of typographic texts.

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ARTIST ROOMS Lawrence Weiner – Woodhorn Museum

We visit Woodhorn Museum for their Art Gala Day hosted by The Mindfuls

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In the Studio: Lawrence Weiner

Lawrence Weiner on working with words

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Talking Art: Lawrence Weiner

Following his highly acclaimed retrospective 'As far as the eye can see' (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York), Lawrence ...
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Lawrence Weiner: Talking Art

Lawrence Weiner discusses his work with art historian and critic John Slyce.