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Studio Sunday: Sol Lewitt

 


A black and white photograph of Sol Lewitt working in the studio

 

Sol Lewitt is our artist for this week’s Studio Sunday! Lewitt (1928-2007) was one of the first artists to make work that focused as much on the idea, concept, and process as the finished piece. Lewitt worked for a number of years as a graphic designer for I.M. Pei’s architectural firm before becoming a full-time artist. The architectural education is obvious in much of his calculated, geometric art pieces.

 

Lewitt often…


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Dallas Jeffs Art Writer

Dallas Jeffs is the Editor of Artist Run Website's blog. They hold a degree in Critical and Cultural Practices from Emily Carr University of Art and Design, as well as a certificate in Technical Writing from BCIT. Dallas has a passion for speaking and writing about art, and sharing that interest with others. In their studio practice they are an illustrator and budding tattoo artist, but they consider themselves a writer foremost. If you like art, books and culture with a science fiction twist, check out Dallas' personal blog, HappySpaceNoises or their art on Instagram.

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