Alan LeQuire is active/lives in Tennessee. Alan LeQuire is known for sculptor-figure, portrait, public art.
Biography Alan LeQuire
Best known today for his monumental Athena Parthenos, the largest indoor sculpture in the western world, Alan LeQuire began his artistic career at the age of eleven, when he first began to make objects in tin and copper. By the end of this high school years, LeQuire was concentrating principally on sculpture, but at Vanderbilt University, in addition to three years in pre-med, he studied English literature and art history rather than studio art. Though he had experimented considerably with abstract sculpture, in his early twenties he felt an increasing dissatisfaction with the arid, cerebral quality of contemporary abstraction. His effort to educate himself in some other fashion led to an apprenticeship to Milton Hebald, a
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