SCAD deFINE ART honoree Lawrence Weiner
Photo: Robin Martin
SCAD deFINE ART 2019
SCAD deFINE ART honoree Lawrence Weiner
Photo: Robin Martin

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Black and white portrait of scad define art honoree Lawrence Weiner

Lawrence Weiner

deFINE ART 2019 honoree

A major figure in the international art world and a trailblazing conceptual artist, Lawrence Weiner – born in 1942 in South Bronx, New York – is a proponent of the use of language as art. His text-based and public artworks have manifested in various forms and places since the early 1970s, and they are known for their responsiveness to site while also shifting their given contexts.

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