Larry Rivers

1923–2002

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Biography

Larry Rivers (born Yitzroch Loiza Grossberg, August 17, 1923 – August 14, 2002) was an American artist, musician, filmmaker and occasional actor. Rivers resided and maintained studios in New York City, Southampton, Long Island, and Zihuatanejo, Mexico.

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Artworks

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In Focus

Parts of the Face: French Vocabulary Lesson 1961 by Larry Rivers

Sophie Cras

Through analysis of source material, the artist’s creative process and new archival resources, this In Focus investigates new interpretations ...

Tate Papers

Surviving Reality: Lee Bontecou’s Worldscapes

Jo Applin

This article focuses on American artist Lee Bonteco’s drawing practice during the early 1960s, focusing in particular on Drawing ...

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