Bela Bacsi is active/lives in California / Hungary. Bela Bacsi is known for sculpture-abstraction and figure.
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Biography Bela Bacsi
Inspired by classical sculpture, Bela Bacsi works in marble and bronze
that combine styles and subject matter of realistic figure and
abstraction. He was born in Gyor, Hungary in 1956, and came to an
area near Akron, Ohio, with his family in 1956 at the time of the
Hungarian Revolution. As a young man, he left home and returned
to Europe where, in his words, he "bummed around."
He decided to
become a stone carver, which was a family tradition as several of his
uncles in Hungary had worked in that profession with one uncle
specializing in the restoration of castles. To get training, he
worked for minimum wage in a Cleveland architectural firm to learn
plaster mould making, and shortly after was head of the
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