Dan Flavin

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Dan Flavin
Artist
born 1933, NewYork

website: The Dan Flavin Art Institute
special site: Hayward Gallery / Dan Flavin


Dan Flavin was an American minimalist artist who is famous for creating sculptural objects and installations from commercially available fluorescent light fixtures. Flavin first conceived of using electric light as art in 1961, the same year he married his first wife Sonja Severdija.The first works to incorporate electric light were his "icons" series.

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Untitled [to you,Heiner,with admiration and affection 1973
Green fluorescent light modular units,each 4ft(122cm)wide length variable
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