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Beuys, Joseph Line breaks: Jo¦seph Beuys

Definition of Beuys, Joseph in English:

( 1921–86), German artist. One of the most influential figures of the avant-garde movement in Europe in the 1970s and 1980s, his work consisted of ‘assemblages’ of various articles of rubbish. In 1979 he co-founded the German Green Party.

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