Fred Sandback

Fred Sandback: Sculpture

September 12, 1996 - January 4, 1998



The American artist Fred Sandback has been creating sculpture from, first, fine steel rods, and more recently, yarn, for almost three decades. This exhibition will bring together a number of discrete works, both new and old (the latter from Dia's extensive collection of Sandback work.


Artist Biography

Fred Sandback was born in Bronxville, New York, in 1943. After studying philosophy at Yale College, he entered the sculpture program at Yale University School of Art and Architecture, receiving a B.F.A., then, in 1969, an M.F.A.. Since the late sixties, Sandback has exhibited widely, both in the United States and abroad. Dia Center for the Arts has more than forty works by Sandback in its collection.

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