Rebecca Horn

Rebecca Horn (1944-), German sculptor and painter, a famous exponent of Body Art and performances, many of which have been shot in film or video, in which the female body acquires a central role.

He was born in Michelstadt and studied in Hamburg from 1964 to 1970, and in London from 1971 to 1972. He later spent years in New York and West Berlin and in 1974 he moved to Los Angeles, where he served as a teacher at The Art Institute of California. In his first body sculptures, made in 1968, he experimented with the extension of the human body.

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