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Keith Sonnier (born 1941, Mamou, Louisiana) is a Postminimalist, performance, video and light artist.[1] Sonnier was one of the first artists to use light in sculpture in the 1960s, and has been one of the most successful with this technique. Sonnier was a part of the Process Art Movement.

Keith Sonnier
Born (1941-07-31) July 31, 1941 (age 78)
Known forperformance
MovementPostminimalism, Process Art

Materials and techniquesEdit

The materials Sonnier has used include: neon and fluorescent lights; reflective materials; aluminum and copper; and glass and wires.

External linksEdit


  1. ^ Blagg, Max (May 2012). "Keith Sonnier". Interview. Retrieved June 1, 2013.