Isaac Witkin

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Birthday
10, 1936
Birthplace
South Africa
Death Date
Apr 23, 2006 (69)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
10, 1936
Birthplace
South Africa
Death Date
Apr 23, 2006 (69)

About

South African sculptor who pioneered the so-called New Generation of sculptors. He made abstract works of colored fiberglass and wood.

Before Fame

He graduated from St. Martins and then apprenticed with sculpture great Henry Moore.

Trivia

He is probably best known for his piece Wild Iris, which was put on display in the Delaware Art Museum.

Family Life

He had two daughters.

Associated With

He studied sculpture with the famous Henry Moore.