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Deep Freeze
© the artist. Photo credit: Tate

Deep Freeze 1987

Tim Head (b.1946)


British painter and installation artist, born in London. He studied at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne and in 1968 went to New York, where he worked as assistant to Claes *Oldenburg and met many leading *Minimalists. In 1969 he returned to London and studied under Barry *Flanagan at *St Martin's School of Art. He came to attention in the 1970s with *installations in which mirrors and projections create an eerie disruption of the sense of space.

Text source: A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art (Oxford University Press)

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