Felix Gonzalez-Torres

American, born Cuba (Guáimaro, Cuba, 1957 - 1996, Miami, Florida)

In the works of Felix Gonzalez-Torres the simplest gesture can be powerful and scathingly perceptive. His art is filled with such apparent contradictions: it is both public and private; politically engaged and profoundly beautiful; and concerned with i

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