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  1. From the detail shown, can you identify who created this work?




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  2. From the detail shown, can you identify who created this work?




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  3. From the detail shown, can you identify who created this work?




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  4. The objects and interiors depicted in Thomas Demand's photographs are made out of which material?

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  5. Which German city is associated with a school of figurative painting whose artists include Neo Rauch and David Schnell?

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  6. Which artist is famous for creating a 24-hour version of the Hitchcock classic 'Psycho'?

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  7. Marlene Dumas was born and raised in South Africa, but which country does she live in now?

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  8. What is the word missing from the title of Damien Hirst's famous shark in formaldehyde: 'The _____ Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living"

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  9. According to Louise Bourgeois, her spider sculptures are meant to represent who?

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  10. Which of the following types of paint uses egg as a main ingredient: encaustic | tempera | gouache | gesso?

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  11. Which Chinese artist was involved in the opening ceremony of the recent Beijing Olympics?

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  12. Which of these artists is not American by birth: Cecily Brown | Tomory Dodge | Kara Walker | Barnaby Furnas?

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