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ID: 500020533
 
Record Type: Person
Stella, Frank (American painter, printmaker, and mixed-media artist, born 1936)

Note: Frank Stella earned his degree in history from Princeton University. He moved to New York in 1958, where he developed his artistic talents. He painted with intent to flatten surfaces and often chose square canvases. In the 1970s, Stella created "maximalist" paintings, which were paintings that involved relief and sculptural elements in stark contrast to the "minimalist" paintings of his early career. American painter.

Names:
Stella, Frank (preferred,V,index,LC)
Frank Stella (V,display)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
printmaker
mixed-media artist
sculptor
graphic artist

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Malden (Middlesex county, Massachusetts, United States) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
teacher of ....  Egner, John  
..................  (American sculptor and painter, born 1940) [500016320]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Stella, Frank (I)

Biographies:
(American painter, printmaker, and mixed-media artist, born 1936) ..... [VP Preferred]
(artist) ..... [GRI Special Collections]
(American painter) ..... [Grove Art]
(American sculptor, born 1936) ..... [CL-Courtauld]
(American artist, b.1936) ..... [WCI]
(American artist, 1936-) ..... [WCP]
(American painter, b.1936) ..... [GRLPSC]
(American painter, b.1936) ..... [BHA]
(American painter) ..... [AVERY]
(artist) ..... [GRL]
(American painter, born 1936) ..... [AVERY]
(American artist, born 1936) ..... [WL-Courtauld]

Sources and Contributors:
Frank Stella ........ [GRISC, GRL, VP]
..........................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Stella, Frank ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred, CL-Courtauld Preferred, GRISC Preferred, GRL Preferred, GRLPSC Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, VP, WCI Preferred, WCP Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
............................  Allgemeines K├╝nstlerlexikon / Artists of the World (2009-) accessed 13 November 2012
............................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
............................  GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (1980-) 2009M5
............................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
............................  Grove Art Online (2008-) accessed 20 May 2013
............................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 50020749
............................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) n 50020749; accessed 13 November 2012
............................  RILA/BHA (1975-2000)
............................  Witt Library, Authority files

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, CL-Courtauld, GRISC, GRL, GRLPSC, Grove Art, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Allgemeines K├╝nstlerlexikon / Artists of the World (2009-) accessed 13 November 2012
....................  Bruce and Wells, Art and Context, the '50s and '60s (2006) 52
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (1980-)
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Art Online (2008-) accessed 20 May 2013
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 3 September 2003
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) n 50020749; accessed 13 November 2012
....................  Marks, World Artists (1984)
....................  Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Art (1981)
....................  RILA/BHA (1975-2000)
....................  Who's Who in American Art (1936-)
....................  Who's who in American art, 16 ed.; date from Domus, 1992 July-Aug., n.740 IV
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, CL-Courtauld, VP, WL-Courtauld]
.......... Bruce and Wells, Art and Context, the '50s and '60s (2006) 52
.......... Who's who in American art, 16 ed.; date from Domus, 1992 July-Aug., n.740 IV
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