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Tichý, Miroslav, 1926-2011

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Personal name headingTichý, Miroslav, 1926-2011
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Birth date1926-11-20
Death date2011-04-12
Place of birthNětčice (Czech Republic)
Place of deathKyjov (Jihomoravský kraj, Czech Republic)
Field of activityPhotography Outsider art
Profession or occupationPhotographers Painters Outsider artists
Found inMiroslav Tichý, 2005: t.p. (Miroslav Tichý) p. 165 (b. 1926; painter and photographer)
German Wikipedia WWW site, Apr. 14, 2011 (Miroslav Tichý; b. Nov. 20, 1926, Nětčice, Moravia; d. Apr. 12, 2011, Kyjov; Czech photographer and painter)
Outsider art sourcebook, 2016: page 204 (Miroslav Tichý 1926-2011 ; hometown of Kyjov, Czech Republic ; he began taking photographs using cameras he had constructed from tin cans, children's glasses and other found objects ; hundreds of paintings and thousands of drawings)
Wikipedia web site, September 25, 2019: (Miroslav Tichý ; November 20, 1926 - April 12, 2011 was a photographer who from the 1960s until 1985 took thousands of surreptitious pictures of women in his hometown of Kyjov in the Czech Republic, using homemade cameras constructed of cardboard tubes, tin cans and other at-hand materials. Tichý died on April 12, 2011 in Kyjov, Czech Republic.)
Associated languagecze