Lewis Baltz

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Lewis Baltz
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Lewis Baltz in Jean Nouvel's Amat hotel.
Born (1945-09-12)September 12, 1945
Newport Beach, California
Died November 22, 2014(2014-11-22) (aged 69)
Paris, France
Education San Francisco Art Institute
Claremont Graduate School
Occupation Artist
Known for New Topography

Lewis Baltz (September 12, 1945 – November 22, 2014) was an American visual artist and photographer. He became an important figure in the New Topographics movement of the late 1970s.[1] His work has been published in a number of books, presented in many exhibitions. He wrote for many journals, and contributed regularly to L'Architecture d'Aujourd'hui.

Baltz died in Paris, France from a long-illness, aged 69.[2]

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  1. Lewis Baltz Faculty Website at European Graduate School.
  2. Crowder, Nicole (November 24, 2014). "Icon of New Topography movement Lewis Baltz dies at 69". The Washington Post. Retrieved November 24, 2014. 

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