Famous Sculptors in History (Part 3)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 307

  • 1907-04-12 Felix de Weldon, Austrian-born sculptor (d. 2003)
  • 1908-08-23 Hannah Frank, Scottish Artist and Sculptor
  • 1908-11-23 Leendert P J Braat, Dutch sculptor/screenwriter
  • 1908-12-22 Max Bill, Swiss painter/sculptor/politician (Ruban Sans Fin)
  • 1909-02-21 Hans Erni, Switz, painter/sculptor
  • 1909-04-30 F. E. McWilliam, Irish sculptor (d. 1992)
  • 1910-03-12 Wilhelmus L Reijers, sculptor
  • 1911-03-25 Willy Anthoons, Flemish sculptor (Mystic verheffing)
  • 1911-06-04 Austin Andrew Wright, sculptor
  • 1911-12-25 Louise Bourgeois, sculptor
  • 1912-04-29 Italo Valenti, Italian sculptor
  • 1912-06-04 Robert Jacobsen, Danish sculptor (great iron sculptures)
  • 1912-06-17 Wessel Couzijn, sculptor/cartoonist (Auschwitz-monument)
  • 1912-09-23 Tony Smith, American sculptor (d. 1980)
  • 1913-11-02 Ivor Roberts-Jones, sculptor
  • 1914-03-04 Robert R. Wilson, American physicist, sculptor and architect (d. 2000)
  • 1914-06-26 John J "John" Beautiful Garden, sculptor
  • 1915-03-12 Alberto Burri, Italian physician/sculptor/abstract painter
  • 1915-04-13 Tom Greenshields, sculptor
  • 1915-04-15 Elizabeth Catlett, sculptor and print maker (Mother and Child), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2012)
  • 1915-05-06 May Henriquez-Alvarez, Curacao, sculptor
  • 1915-08-02 Johan Limpers, sculptor/resistance fighter
  • 1915-08-30 Liesbeth Saijers, Dutch sculptor
  • 1915-11-11 Bernhard Heiliger, sculptor
  • 1915-12-29 John P W Meefout, Dutch sculptor (Laying Woman)
  • 1916-07-18 Kenneth Armitage, English sculptor
  • 1917-09-12 Christian Geel, Dutch poet/sculptor/artist
  • 1917-10-05 Robert Adams, English sculptor
  • 1919-04-15 Elizabeth Catelett, sculptor/lithographer
  • 1919-04-27 Walter Ritchie, sculptor
  • 1920-07-23 Marcel Maeyer, [de Maeyer], Belgian sculptor/graphic artist
  • 1920-10-06 Pietro Consagra, Italian sculptor (d. 2005)
  • 1921-04-06 Franta Belsky, British sculptor
  • 1922-01-21 Jean P Vroom, Dutch sculptor
  • 1922-04-26 Pol Bury, Belgian sculptor
  • 1922-10-18 Richard Stankiewicz, US sculptor (1974 Akston Award, 1966 Brandeis)
  • 1922-12-01 Geraldine McCulloug, Maywood Ill, painter/sculptor (Phoenix)
  • 1923-06-12 Marta Pan, Hungarian/French sculptor (Great spiral)
  • 1923-12-13 Antoni Tapies, Barcelona, Spain, painter, sculptor, and theorist (Dau al Set), (d. 2012)
  • 1923-12-18 Lotti [Charlotte] van der Gaag, Dutch sculptor/painter
  • 1924-01-12 Jan Willem Radecker, sculptor/son of John Raedecker
  • 1924-03-07 Eduardo Paolozzi, British sculptor (Hydra)
  • 1924-03-20 Hermann Guggiari, Paraguay, engineer and sculptor (Rejas, NNUU)(d.2012)
  • 1924-04-05 Mart Kempers, Dutch graphic artist/sculptor
  • 1924-11-26 George Segal, New York, American painter and sculptor of lifelike mixed-media figures (Bus Driver)
  • 1924-11-27 Theresa R van der Pant, sculptor
  • 1925-01-17 Duane Hanson, US sculptor
  • 1925-05-22 Jean Tinguely, Swiss sculptor artist (movement objects)
  • 1925-10-26 Jan Wolkers, Dutch sculptor/novelist (Brief American)
  • 1927-01-20 Olivier Strebelle, Belgian sculptor/ceramist
  • 1927-02-09 Norman Adams, painter/ceramic sculptor
  • 1927-03-10 Paul Wunderlich, German lithographer/painter/sculptor
  • 1927-07-13 Karl I Pelgrom, Dutch sculptor
  • 1927-10-23 Edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Roxy)
  • 1927-10-27 Edward Ralph Keinholz, sculptor
  • 1928-01-31 Robert Clatworthy, English sculptor, born in Bridgwater, Somerset
  • 1928-04-28 Yves Klein, French sculptor/painter
  • 1928-05-11 Yaacov Agam, Israeli sculptor
  • 1928-06-03 Donald Judd, US, sculptor (minimal art)
  • 1928-07-11 Nic Jonk, sculptor/painter (Jonas & the Whale)
  • 1928-10-12 Al Held, US, painter/sculptor (hard edge-style)
  • 1928-10-27 Stefan Wewerka, German architect/sculptor
  • 1929-02-09 Clement Meadmore, Australian-born sculptor (d. 2005)
  • 1930-05-15 Jasper Johns, painter/sculptor (Green Target), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • 1930-05-22 Marisol (Maria Sol) Escobar, Venezuelan sculptor, born in Paris, France (d. 2016)
  • 1930-06-12 Hans Koetsier, Dutch sculptor (KLM-Schiphol)
  • 1930-06-19 Bryan Kneale, British sculptor
  • 1930-07-20 Arthur U Spronken, sculptor
  • 1930-10-29 Niki de Saint Phalle, French sculptor (d. 2002)
  • 1930-11-14 Dame Elisabeth Frink, Thurlow, Suffolk, English sculptor and printmaker
  • 1930-11-16 Alice Adams, American sculptor, born in New York City
  • 1931-02-09 Robert Morris, American sculptor and painter, born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1931-02-23 Tom Wesselmann, American collage artist and sculptor (Great American Nudes) (d. 2004)
  • 1931-07-11 Herman de Vries, Dutch sculptor
  • 1932-01-12 Alain Teister, Dutch sculptor/writer
  • 1933-03-04 John W Mills, British sculptor
  • 1933-04-01 Dan Flavin, US minimalist sculptor
  • 1933-09-28 Miguel Berrocal, Sculptor (d. 2006)
  • 1934-05-21 Phillip King, British sculptor
  • 1935-09-12 Richard H Hunt, sculptor (Pyramidal Construction), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1935-09-16 Carl Andre, US sculptor (minimal/conceptual art)
  • 1936-01-11 Eve Hesse, German born Jewish-American sculptor. , born in Hamburg, Germany
  • 1936-02-04 Daan van Golden, Dutch sculptor
  • 1939-02-04 Jacques Charlier, Belgian sculptor
  • 1939-02-08 Gerrit Lakmaaker, sculptor/painter (Leidsepleingroep)
  • 1939-03-17 Jim Gary, American sculptor (d. 2006)
  • 1939-11-02 Richard Serra, American sculptor and video artist
  • 1940-04-20 Jan Cremer, Dutch writer/sculptor (I, John Cremer)
  • 1941-03-09 Ger van Each, sculptor
  • 1941-05-09 Jan Dibbets, sculptor/artist (Dutch Mountains)
  • 1941-05-26 John Kaufman, sculptor
  • 1941-11-24 John de Andrea, US sculptor
  • 1943-06-25 Gerrit "Ger" Zijlstra, sculptor
  • 1944-01-09 Ian Hornak, American Painter, Draughtsman and Sculptor (d. 2002)
  • 1945-11-23 Jerry Harris, American sculptor
  • 1946-01-24 Hubert M "Jubi" Kirindongo, Curacaos sculptor/painter
  • 1948-09-23 Rob van Koningsbruggen, sculptor
  • 1949-08-15 Richard Deacon, Welsh sculptor
  • 1950-08-30 Antony Gormley, British sculptor (Angel of the North), born in London, England
  • 1952-11-03 Felix R de Rooy, Curacaos poet/sculptor

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths

Deaths 201 - 240 of 240

  • 1993-11-24 Jan Schrauwen, Dutch sculptor, dies at 36
  • 1993-11-26 Mart Kempers, sculptor, dies at 69
  • 1994-02-27 Karl I Pelgrom, Dutch sculptor, dies at 66
  • 1994-06-10 Edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Back seat of a '38 Dodge), dies at 66
  • 1994-08-14 Tom Greenshields, sculptor, dies at 79
  • 1994-09-14 David van Cup, sculptor/painter, dies at 57
  • 1994-10-11 Nic Jonk, sculptor/painter (Nereus on Zeepaard), dies at 66
  • 1994-12-09 Max Bill, Swiss painter/sculptor/politician, dies at 85
  • 1995-02-08 Wilhelm J Soukop, Austrian/British sculptor, dies at 88
  • 1995-02-13 Alberto Burri, Ital's physician/sculptor/painter), dies at 79
  • 1995-02-14 Alberto Burri, Italian physician/sculptor/painter, dies at 79
  • 1995-03-05 Marguerite Kelsey, Engl painter/sculptor model (Haunting), dies at 86
  • 1995-03-21 Etienne Martin, French sculptor, dies at 82
  • 1995-09-13 Francesco Messina, sculptor, dies at 94
  • 1995-10-26 Bernhard Heiliger, sculptor, dies at 79
  • 1996-01-06 Duane Hanson, American sculptor and artist, dies at 70
  • 1996-11-30 Dan Flavin, minimalist sculptor, dies at 63
  • 1996-12-09 Ivor Roberts-Jones, sculptor, dies at 83
  • 1997-02-12 Walter Ritchie, sculptor, dies at 77
  • 1997-02-22 Austin Andrew Wright, sculptor, dies at 85
  • 1998-02-25 Umberto Mastroianni, Italian sculptor, dies at 87
  • 1999-03-10 Oswaldo Guayasamin, Ecuadorian paintor and sculptor (b. 1919)
  • 2002-03-12 Jean-Paul Riopelle, Quebec painter and sculptor (b. 1923)
  • 2002-12-09 Ian Hornak, American Painter, Draughtsman and Sculptor (b. 1944)
  • 2003-01-27 Louis Archambault, Quebec sculptor (b. 1915)
  • 2003-06-03 Felix de Weldon, Austrian sculptor (b. 1907)
  • 2004-11-19 Piet Esser, Dutch sculptor (b. 1914)
  • 2005-04-19 Clement Meadmore, Australian sculptor (b. 1929)
  • 2005-07-16 Pietro Consagra, Italian sculptor (b. 1920)
  • 2006-01-14 Jim Gary, American sculptor (b. 1939)
  • 2006-05-31 Miguel Berrocal, sculptor (b. 1933)
  • 2006-07-07 Juan de Ávalos, Spanish sculptor (b. 1911)
  • 2007-02-04 Jules Olitski, Ukrainian-born American abstract painter and sculptor (b. 1922)
  • 2008-02-09 Jazeh Tabatabai, Iranian avant-garde painter, poet and sculptor. (b. 1931)
  • 2009-07-06 Leo Mol, Ukrainian Canadian artist and sculptor (b. 1915)
  • 2010-06-07 Omar Rayo, Colombian painter, sculptor, caricaturist and plastic artist. (b. 1928)
  • 2011-03-29 Ângelo de Sousa, Portuguese painter and sculptor (b. 1938)
  • 2012-01-01 Hermann Guggiari, Paraguayan engineer and sculptor, dies at 88
  • 2013-04-09 David Hayes, American sculptor, dies from leukemia at 82
  • 2015-03-15 Robert Clatworthy, English sculptor, dies at 87