1979 – Born on the 14th of March in Rotterdam, in The Netherlands. 1984 – Moves to the Netherlands Antilles (Curaçao) 1990 – Kizzy’s poem ‘Als’ is published. Written and recited for Amnesty International 1995 – Winner Caribbean- European Talent Contest 1995 – Winner National Song Festival 1996 – Represented Curacao at the finals of the ..
1830 – A German sculptor was born on the 23rd day of November this year at Herzebrock, Westphalia. He studied in Munich and in Rome under Halbig. 1873 – He was called to Vienna as professor in the academy 1875 – He the competition for a monument to Maximilian II of Bavaria. 1880 – ..
1908 – He was a Polish American born on the 6th day of September this year in Boston. He never received any formal art training, his gifts as a sculptor began to show at an early age. 1932 – His first marble sculpture of Judge Frederick Pickering Cabot was made. 1939 – He assisted Gutzon ..
1725 – Patience Lovell Wright, born in England. She was the first recognized American-born sculptor. She chiefly created wax figures of people. 1748 – Married Joseph Wright. 1769 – She had amused herself and her five children by molding faces out of putty, bread dough, and wax. 1772 – He traveled to England and opened ..
1830 – Born in Urbana, Ohio on the 29th of June. 1857 – Ward went to Washington, where he made a name with portrait busts of men in public life. 1861 – He worked for the Ames Sword Company, providing models for decorative objects including gilt-bronze sword hilts for the Union Army. 1861 – Ward ..
1435 – Andrea di Michele di Francesco de’ Cioni, born in Florence, Italy. He was an influential Italian sculptor, goldsmith and painter who worked at the court of Lorenzo de’ Medici in Florence. 1465 – He worked at the lavabo of the Old Sacristy in San Lorenzo (Florence). 1465 – 1467 – He executed the ..
1925 – Born on May 4th in Fribourg, Switzerland. Swiss sculptor and experimental artist, noted for his machinelike kinetic sculptures that destroyed themselves in the course of their operation. 1941-1945 – Studied painting and sculpture at the Basel School of Fine Arts, showing an early interest in movement as an artistic medium in his work. ..
1906 – He was born in Decatur, Indiana. 1927 – He joined the Art Students League of New York. 1929 – He along with his then wife Dorothy Dehner, bought a house in Bolton Landing, in upstate New York. 1940 – He moved permanently to Bolton Landing and created the Terminal Iron ..
190 BC – Praxitel s, one of the most famous Greek sculptors, born at Athens. – His most famous work was the Aphrodit of Cnidus, now known through copies. – Through Praxiteles’ influence, figures were increasingly shown standing in graceful, sinuous poses, leaning lightly on some support, a pose further developed ..