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Gaza Bowen
Nationality: 
american
Gender: 
Female
Birth Date: 
1944
Birth Place: 
Memphis
Death Date: 
2005
Death Place: 
Santa Cruz
Shoemaker and artist who referenced shoes in her work. NEA and California Arts Council grant winner in 1995. Also taught shoemaking from her base in Santa Cruz from 1983. Other work included books andpieces using recycled material. Her work is represented in museums internationally.