George Maciunas Photo

George Maciunas

Born: Nov 8, 1931

Death: May 9, 1978

Birthplace: Kaunas

Profession: Musician

Nationality: United States

George Maciunas

Date of Birth : Nov 8, 1931
Date of Death : May 9, 1978
Birth Place : Kaunas

George Maciunas was a Lithuanian-born American artist. He was a founding member and the central coordinator of Fluxus, an international community of artists, architects, composers, and designers. Other leading members brought together by this movement included Ay-O, Joseph Beuys, George Brecht, Dick Higgins, Yoko Ono, Nam June Paik, and Wolf Vostell. He is most famous for organising and performing early happenings and for assembling a series of highly influential artists' multiples.

Profession


  • Musician
  • Artist
  • Music artist
  • Visual Artist

Spouse


  • Billie Hutching
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