Scott Burton
American, 1939-1989
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Scott Burton
American, 1939-1989
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Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Anderson Collection at Stanford University
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Anderson Collection at Stanford University
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2016
Collection #2 "Progressland" Curated by Andrew Zuckerman,
Chamber
2015
Museum of Stones,
Noguchi Museum
1984
An International Survey of Recent Painting and Scultpure,
Museum of Modern Art

Out of a desire to marry function with aesthetics in the tradition of Russian Constructivism, De …

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Out of a desire to marry function with aesthetics in the tradition of Russian Constructivism, De Stijl, and the Bauhaus, Scott Burton developed a body of large-scale furniture-sculptures. Chairs in particular resonated with Burton, who, in his early days as a performance artist, relied on them as props. Pair of Rock …

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