Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Joseph Sweeny

 (born 1908)
Joseph Henry Sweeny is active/lives in Wisconsin, West Virginia.  Joseph Sweeny is known for sculptor-construction, non objective.

Joseph Sweeny

Biography from the Archives of askART

These Notes represent the beginning of a possible future biography for this artist. Please click here if you wish to help in its development.

A sculptor in painted wood geometric shapes as well as painter and furniture designer, Joseph Sweeny studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and in 1935, exhibited at the Wisconsin memorial Union in Madison.

He was an industrial designer for Kirby, Cogeshall, Steinau Company in Milwaukee. His non objective work closely relates to the Bauhaus style.

** If you discover credit omissions or have additional information to add, please let us know at

Share an image of the Artist

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday

About  Joseph Sweeny

Born:  1908 - Elkins, West Virginia
Known for:  sculptor-construction, non objective