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Eduardo Paolozzi (1924-2005) VIEW BIOGRAPHY CLOSE BIOGRAPHY

Sculptor, printmaker, artist in collages, gouaches and watercolours; writer. Born in Edinburgh, he studied at Edinburgh College of Art 1942, and the Slade School, London, 1943-7. From 1947 to 1950 he worked in Paris, meeting with Giacometti and studying the work of Miro, Klee, the Surrealists and Dadaists. His first solo exhibition was a show of drawings at the Mayor Gallery in 1947. His interest in popular culture was stimulated by his contact with Dubuffet in France, and he was a leading figure in the Independent Group at the ICA in the 1950s. Thereafter he exhibited at leading London galleries including the Hanover Gallery, the Tate Gallery 1971, and the Serpentine Gallery 1987. He has exhibited regularly abroad and in major group exhibitions including Aspects of British Art Toda...

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OSBORNE SAMUEL GALLERY is one of London’s leading galleries, long established in the heart of Mayfair. The gallery began as Berkeley Square Gallery and became Osborne Samuel when Peter Osborne and Gordon Samuel joined forces. The gallery specialises in Modern British Painting and Sculpture and has a high reputation for the quality of its exhibitions and publications. Expand...

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