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Art History for Kids: Alberto Giacometti

April 18, 2013 by  
Filed under Artists Biographies


Today in our art history series we will talk about Alberto Giacometti. He was born in Switzerland on October 10, 1901 and died January 11, 1966. He was a sculptor, painter, draughtsman, and printmaker.

Alberto Giacometti came from an artistic background; his father, Giovanni, was a well-known post-Impressionist painter. Alberto was the eldest of four children and was interested in art from an early age.

We made a great art project inspired in Alberto Giacometti’s sculptures. Click on the picture below to see it:



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