Clara Barth Leonard Sorensen Dieman
(1877 - 1959)
Clara Barth Leonard Sorensen Dieman was active/lived in Indiana, Colorado. Clara Dieman is known for portrait bust and architectural sculpture, teaching.
Biography Clara Barth Leonard Sorensen Dieman
From Indianapolis, Clara Dieman became a sculptor, modeler and art
educator whose teaching assignments took her to many parts of the
country. A specialty was collaborating with architects to coordinate
sculpture with building design. She was married to Niels Sorenson
and to Charles Dieman. She spent the last nine years of her life
in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
In 1917, she graduated from the Art
Institute of Chicago* where she studied with Lorado Taft and Charles
Mulligan. She then studied at Columbia University with Victor
Brenner and with Ossip Zadkine in France. Other teachers included
Alexander Archipenko, William Forsyth and Amedee Ozenfant.
around frequently when she began her career,