(1921 - 2007)
Peter Hartmann was active/lived in Switzerland, Italy, Germany. Peter Hartmann is known for painting and monumental sculpture.
Biography Peter Hartmann
Peter Hartmann was born in Hamburg, June 19, 1921. His father, Traugot, was Swiss, originally from the canton of the Grisons. His mother Kathrine Knutzen, was German-Danish.
Peter spent his childhood in Cairo, Egypt where his father was the director of a Gas-company.
''My passion for sculpture came to me whilst in Egypt. My mother was very passionate about archeology and was an avid collector of Egyptian antiquities. Often she would take me with her to the museums. She never interfered and left me to appreciate the antiquities in a manner of my own. ''
"Through the forms, I search for humanity in expression. It's this that interests me. The human expression caught in plaster, in a movement. My statues are not only for
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