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Isamu Noguchi (1904–1988)

Isamu Noguchi was born on November 17, 1904 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Isamu Gilmour. He was a set decorator and production designer, known for Errand in the Maze (1984), Isamu Noguchi (1972) and The Creative Adventures of Isamu Noguchi (1980). He died on December 30, 1988 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1960 Night Journey (Documentary short) (settings)
 1958 Appalachian Spring (TV Movie) (settings)
Hide Hide Show Show Production designer (1 credit)
 1984 Errand in the Maze (TV Movie documentary)
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 1945 Visual Variations on Noguchi (Short) (sculptures - uncredited)
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 2005 Two Men of Storm King (Video documentary)
 1997 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
- Isamu Noguchi: Stones and Paper (1997) ... Himself
 1984 Errand in the Maze (TV Movie documentary)
 1980 The Creative Adventures of Isamu Noguchi (Video documentary)
 1974 Portrait of Isamu Noguchi (TV Movie documentary)
 1973 The World at War (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- On Our Way: U.S.A. - 1939-1942 (1973) ... Himself
 1972 Isamu Noguchi (Documentary short)
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He designed William Shakespeare's play, "King Lear," at the Palace Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud, George Devine and Claire Bloom in the cast. Roberto Gerhard was musical director. See more »

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Abstract sculptor and theatre set designer. See more »

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