Howard Fried

American (Cleveland, Ohio, 1946)

A major figure in Conceptual art in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1970, Howard Fried became known for his performance, video, film, and sculptural installations. Early works that often featured the artist in and around his studio metaphorically addr


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