Lee Bontecou, born 15 January 1931 in Providence, Rhode Island. Another artist of whom I’ve been oblivious.
Snips from an article HERE
Lee Bontecou grew up in Providence, Rhode Island, where, during World War II, her mother worked in a factory wiring submarine parts. This memory, together with reports she heard about the war and the Holocaust, had a profound effect on Bontecou’s childhood