THE PURIFICATION OF FAGUS SYLVATICA VAR PENDULA
by Paul Etienne Lincoln
 

ARTIST'S BIO

PAUL ETIENNE LINCOLN was born in London in 1959 and attended the Royal College of Art. His work has been exhibited in Europe and North America since 1981 when he was included in Young Contemporaries at the Institute of Contemporary Art, London. In 2003 he exhibited two major installations at the Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, one of which, Die Berliner Zuckerbärin, is currently on view at Museum Folkwang at RWE Tower in Essen. The artist lives and works in New York and is the recent recipient of a Penny McCall Foundation Grant.

Images of works by Paul Etienne Lincoln as well as biographical and bibliographic information can be viewed on www.alexanderandbonin.com.

Exhibition History:
-2004 Preludes, Alexander and Bonin, New York.
-2003 Die Berliner ZuckerBarin, Museum Folkwang at RWE Tower, Essen The Metropolis of Metaphorical Intimations: New York, New York, Hambrger Bahnhof, Berlin.
-2000 Equestrian Opulators, Alexander and Bonin, New York

Prior praise and/or review quotes on author/artist's work: "Resolutely turning their backs on the contemporary world, two extraordinary installations by Paul Etienne Lincoln reveled in an extravagant nostalgia for the scientific, artistic and technological achievements of earlier times. At both galleries, Lincoln cast himself as a behind-the-scenes ringmaster, a role which began to suggest his relationship to the half-imagined, half-remembered worlds which he coaxes into existence." —Art in America

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