Alberto Giacometti

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Birthday
10, 1901
Birthplace
Borgonovo, Switzerland
Death Date
Jan 11, 1966 (64)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
10, 1901
Birthplace
Borgonovo, Switzerland
Death Date
Jan 11, 1966 (64)

About

Swiss painter and sculptor who was associated with the surrealist movement. He created Woman of Venice II, a painted bronze sculpture.

Before Fame

In 1922, he studied under the guidance of French sculptor Antoine Bourdelle.

Trivia

He had an exhibit at the Museum of Modern art in New York in 1965.

Family Life

He often used his three siblings as models for his artwork.

Associated With

He was a contemporary of Pablo Picasso.