Fred Wilson

Visual Artist

1954 –

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Who is Fred Wilson?

Fred Wilson is an American artist. He describes himself as of "African, Native American, European and Amerindian" descent. Wilson received a MacArthur Foundation "genius grant" in 1999 and the Larry Aldrich Foundation Award in 2003. Wilson represented the United States at the Biennial Cairo in 1992 and the Venice Biennale in 2003. In May 2008, it was announced that Wilson would become a Whitney Museum trustee replacing Chuck Close. Wilson is represented by The Pace Gallery in New York.

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Born
1954
The Bronx
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • State University of New York at Purchase
Lived in
  • The Bronx

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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