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Artist Details


Sculptor, painter, printmaker, jewelry maker, and educator Claire Falkenstein was born in 1903 in Coos Bay, OR. She received her BFA in 1930 from University of California at Berkeley. She has been included in many exhibitions, including at The Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY (1970); San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA (1977); Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY (1987); Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, Barcelona, Spain (2007); and Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA (2009). Falkenstein died in 1997 in Los Angeles, CA.

Bio updated as of 2023.

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