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ID: 500114717
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500114717

 

Record Type: Person
Hammons, David (American painter, performance artist, born 1943)

Note: Noted for works called "body prints," which entailed the artist smearing his own body—and sometimes his clothes and hair—with a grease such as margarine, pressing himself against board or paper, and then setting the grease with a dusting of pigment.

Names:
Hammons, David (preferred,V,index,LC)
David Hammons (V,display)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)
African American

Roles:
artist (preferred)
installation artist
performance artist
video artist
printmaker
sculptor

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Springfield (Sangamon county, Illinois, United States) (inhabited place)

Events:
active:   New York City (New York state, United States) (inhabited place)
exhibition:   at the Biennial Exhibition at the Whitney Museum of Art in 1997  New York City (New York state, United States) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Hammons, David (I)

Biographies:
(American painter, performance artist, born 1943) ..... [VP Preferred]
(American artist, born 1943, active ca.1975) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(American sculptor, born 1943, active ca.1975) ..... [CL-Courtauld]
(American installation artist) ..... [Grove Art]
(artist, born 1943) ..... [GRL]
(artist, active 20th century) ..... [GRISC]
(American artist, born 1943) ..... [MoMA]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
David Hammons ........ [GRISC, MoMA Preferred, VP]
............................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
............................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)
Hammons, David ........ [CL-Courtauld Preferred, GRISC Preferred, GRL Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, MoMA, VP Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
..............................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
..............................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
..............................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)
..............................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 91112683
..............................  Now Dig This! Hammer (2012)
..............................  Whitney Biennial Exhibition (1997) 184
..............................  Witt Library, Authority files

Subject: ........ [CL-Courtauld, Gallery Systems, GRISC, GRL, Grove Art, MoMA, VP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n91112683
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 5 August 2005
....................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)
....................  Lewis, African American Art and Artists (2003) 271
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n91112683
....................  Whitney Biennial Exhibition (1997) 82; 184
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Now Dig This! Hammer (2012) accessed 27 March 2018
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