Chris Burden
American, 1946-2015
3,640 followers
Chris Burden
American, 1946-2015
3,640 followers
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Exhibitions (1)
Exhibitions
2013
Chris Burden: Extreme Measures,
New Museum

Los Angeles–based conceptual artist Chris Burden is well-known for his performance art pieces of …

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Los Angeles–based conceptual artist Chris Burden is well-known for his performance art pieces of the 1970s, including Shoot (1971), a response to the Vietnam War in which he had a friend shoot him in the arm with a .22-caliber rifle. In other works of self-peril, the artist was electrocuted, kidnapped, nailed, …

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