Jesús Rafael Soto

Venezuelan, 1923–2005

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Noted as a defining figure of both the Op Art movement and Kinetic Sculpture, Jesus Rafael Soto employed industrial and synthetic materials such as nylon and steel to produce his trademark sculptural reliefs. Soto’s work dealt with pure abstraction, …

Blue chip status
Blue chip representation
Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
High auction record
$1.1m, Sotheby's, 2012

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Career Highlights
Solo show at a major institution
Centre Pompidou, and 1 more
Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 7 more
Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 3 more
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 2 more
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