Born in Mamou, LA, he sometimes uses video and performance art in his pieces. Während Dan Flavin allerdings ein Purist blieb, dessen Installationen strengen Strukturen und Geometrien gehorchen, experimentiert Keith Sonnier mit unterschiedlichsten Anordnungen und auch mit Materialkombinationen: Aluminium, Glas, Gummi, Schaumstoff. In Sonnier’s case, materials ranged from latex and satin, to found objects, transmitters and video. BIOGRAPHY. PRESS/REVIEWS. LINKS. Nevertheless, the artist began as a painter before he made his first light sculptures that become his trademark. Read the artist bio and gain a deeper understanding with MutualArt's artist profile. Little known, but sometimes unique in their nonchalance are Keith Sonnier drawings and sketches. Keith Sonnier is an American Postminimalist, performance, video and light artist and one of the first artists to use light in sculpture in the 1960s. See available sculpture, prints and multiples, and works on paper for sale and learn about the artist. KEITH SONNIER. Rathaus Galerie, Munich, Germany, Keith Sonnier:Licht und Architektur Oeffentliche Auftragsarbeiten 2001 Overbeck Gesellschaft LY®beck, Germany, Keith Sonnier:Zeichnungen und Neonarbeiten, 3.25-5.
Over the past two decades, Keith Sonnier has received international recognition for his large-scale works specific to renowned landmarks.
In 2000, the artist created a temporary neon installation on four façades of Peter Zumthor’s Kunsthaus Bregenz in Austria, entitled Millennium … Name: Keith Sonnier. Geburtsort: Mamou/Louis.
See available sculpture, prints and multiples, and works on paper for sale and learn about the artist. Der amerikanische Künstler. Learn more about Keith Sonnier (American, 1941). CURRENT EXHIBITIONS. View Keith Sonnier’s 178 artworks on artnet. Keith Sonnier (American, b. July 31, 1941) is a Conceptual artist and sculptor who was an influential part of the Process Art movement. Zusammen mit Dan Flavin ist Keith Sonnier einer der ersten Künstler, die Ende der 60er Jahre Licht als neues Medium entdeckten. Sternzeichen Löwe 23.07 - 23.08. Keith Sonnier is a contemporary American artist known for his pioneering light sculptures. Sonnier has traveled to Italy, France, and England, studying with In 1968, the artist began creating wall sculptures using incandescent light and sheer fabric. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. CONTACT. View Keith Sonnier’s 173 artworks on artnet. Er wurde weltweit durch seine Skulpturen und Installationen mit Neonröhren bekannt. Keith Sonnier's work is inspired by the neon signs in Louisiana that fascinated him as a little boy. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. Keith Sonnier was part of a group of artists who challenged preconceived notions of sculpture in the late 1960s by experimenting with industrial and ephemeral materials.. Geboren am: 31.07.1941.
COMMISSIONS. Meanwhile, he works in very different media, including video.