John Latham

Year of birth, place
1921, Livingstone, Zambia
Year of death, place
2006, London, United Kingdom
Biography

John Latham served in the Royal Navy (1940–1946). He studied at Regent Street Polytechnic, London (1946), and at Chelsea College of Art, London (1946–1951). 1954 founding member of the Institute for the Study of Mental Images, Church Crookham. 1965 founding member of Artist Placement Group (APG) with his wife Barbara Steveni. 1965–1976 teaching assignment at St Martin’s School of Art, London.
Exhib.: 1961, »The Art of Assemblage«, The Museum of Modern Art, New York. 1964, »The Object Transformed«, The Museum of Modern Art, New York. 1970, »Information«, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

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