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David smith

  1. 1. David Smith
  2. 2. Why We Choose him ? <ul><li>Other artists are about painting or drawing, but David Smith is different from them. He looked like designer and we think he is interesting. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Biography <ul><li>He was born in Decatur, Indiana on 9th March 1906 . Smith grew up in Ohio, the place that his father Harvey did the Paulding Telephone Company and his mother Golda taught school . He studied at the University of Notre Dame, but he dropped it and joined the Art Student League of New York in 1927 . He liked Picasso, Mondrian, Kandinsky and the Russian Constructivists . Smith started learning himself to be a sculptor . He had done many modern art works . </li></ul>
  4. 4. Major Work <ul><li>Cubi XXVIII, is the name of the last of the Cubi series of heavy metal sculptures that were created by Smith . Formerly housed at the Solomon R . Guggenheim Museum, On Noverber 9, 2005 . The Sculpture was the most expensive work of contemporary art ever . Pillar of Sundays, pruduced in August 1945, was inspired by Smith's memories of event, rituals, foods, and sounds associated . His mom was active in the Methodist Episcopal church . </li></ul>
  5. 5. Smith’s Works SMITH_CUBI_VI
  6. 6. Our Favourite Pic
  7. 7. Our Work
  8. 8. Group Members <ul><li>Pop </li></ul><ul><li>Knight </li></ul><ul><li>Ben </li></ul><ul><li>Son </li></ul><ul><li>Kevin </li></ul>