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Artist of the Week

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15th June 2020

Henri Matisse was a French Artist known for his use of bright colours and simple shapes.

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4th June 2020

Augusta Savage was an American Sculptor who was the first African American Woman to open her own gallery in America.

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12th May 2020

Antony Gormley is an English sculptor, known for his public artworks and sculptures of the human form.

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4th May 2020

Bridget Riley is a English painter known for her "Op Art" Paintings, which put together colour, line and shape to create optical illusions. 

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21 April 2020

David Hockney is a British Artist who is considered to be one of the most influential British Artists of all time.

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14 April 2020

Georgia O'Keeffe was an American artist known for her unique way of painting flowers and landscapes.

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07 April 2020

Salvador Dali was a Spanish Artist who created weird and wonderful paintings, sculptures and films.

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30 March 2020

Barbara Hepworth was a British sculptor born in Wakefield in 1903. 

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23 March 2020

Frida Kahlo was Surrealist artist known for her intensely personal paintings and self portraits.

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