Thornton Dial, Pioneering Artist Who Channeled Everyday Materials into Intricate Constructions, Dies at 87

The New York Times


Obituary for Dials with brief bio, his introduction to art and his accomplishments

Thornton Dial' folk art; Bill Arnett; Metorpolitan Museum of Art; outsider art; Lonnie Holley

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