J. Fred Woell

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J. Fred Woell
Also Known as
James Frederick Woell
James Fred Woell
Fred Woell
Evergreen Park, Illinois
Deer Isle, Maine
born Evergreen Park, IL 1934-died Deer Isle, ME 2015
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J. Fred Woell was told by the art galleries of New York to use gold or forget it.” The artist felt strongly that material should not determine a work’s value, and so began to create anti-jewelry.” He explores themes of consumerism and violence in his humorous assemblages of discarded objects.

Works by This Artist (6 items)