American sculptor who made public monuments and works of art in bronze, marble, and clear acrylic, including his piece The Creation Sculptures.
He worked briefly at the Giorgio Gianetti Architectural Plaster Studio and assisted sculptor Felix de Weldon.
He was awarded the National Medal of Arts, the highest award given to artists by the United States Government.
He married Lindy Lain in 1978.
The film The Devil's Advocate, starring Keanu Reeves, featured a sculpture similar to one of his own.