David Lamelas

born 1946

David Lamelas, ‘Time’ 1970
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David Lamelas (born 1946, Buenos Aires) is an Argentinian artist. A pioneer of Conceptual art, he was involved in Argentina's avant-garde scene in the 1960s. Well known for his sculptures and films, Lamelas currently lives and works between Los Angeles, Buenos Aires, and Europe.

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Film and audio


David Lamelas: 'All I do is think'

The Argentinian conceptual artist introduces his work in sculpture, film, photography and performance


David Lamelas

Why David Lamelas has time on his hands


Time by David Lamelas

A performance that sets out to capture the essence of time



David Lamelas born 1946Time 1970

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Case study on David Lamelas's Time 1970, part of Performance at Tate: Into the Space of Art, a Tate ...
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