Barry Le Va

United States 1941

Conceptual Art

Barry Le Va
Barry Le Va
United States
April 10, 2013
Balasz Takac is alias of Vladimir Bjelicic who is actively engaged in art criticism, curatorial and artistic practice.

Barry Le Va‘s pioneering scatter pieces on the floor, started in 1966, made him one of the first of the so-called Process artists. In 1969, he started to create works with cleavers embedded in walls or floors. More recently, he has produced monumental abstract works and site-specific installations.

Featured image: Barry Le Va – Disentangle, 1968 – image courtesy of Akira Ikeda gallery