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Peter Agostini
Karel Appel
Thomas Beckman
Seymour Boardman
Ilya Bolotowsky
Ernest Briggs
Lawrence Calcagno
Nicolas Carone
Perez Celis
Nassos Daphnis
Haydn Davies
Lynne Drexler
Friedel Dzubas
Amaranth Ehrenhalt
Claire Falkenstein
Agustin Fernandez
Joseph Fiore
John Hultberg
Carol Hunt
Buffie Johnson
Albert Kotin
Ibram Lassaw
Martee Levi
Michael Loew
William Manning
Clement Meadmore
Jeanne Miles
Leonard Nelson
Louise Nevelson
Tom Nonn
Jeanne Reynal
Misha Reznikoff
Richards Ruben
William Saroyan
William Scharf
Ethel Schwabacher
Thomas Sills
Nancy Steinson
Antoni Tapies
Yvonne Thomas
Erik Van der Grijn
Wilfrid Zogbaum
ODDS & ENDS


Wilfrid Zogbaum
Untitled
1962, Copper
9" x 5" x 8 1/2"
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Wilfrid Zogbaum
Windward Light
1959, Steel
18" x 8" x 48"
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American, 1915-1965

One of the most dynamic abstract artists of the 1950's, Zogbaum's sculptures evoke a compelling view of the Avant-Garde movement. Zogbaum was born September 10, 1915 in New Port Rhode Island. He studied art at the Yale University, followed by the Hoffman School of Fine Arts. After his studies in the early 50's, he traveled to many places. This extensive journey affected his later works. Zogbaum was a founding member of the American Abstract Artist Exhibition in New York. He took part in numerous group exhibitions as well as numerous individual exhibitions. Zogbaums' bold sculptures induce a unique energy.

He first showed his sculpture at The Stable Gallery in 1954. His work is included in permanent collections at The Whitney Museum of American Art, the Brooklyn Museum, Hirshorn Museum, and the San Francisco Museum of Art.