(1897 - 1963)
Bernard Reder was active/lived in New York. Bernard Reder is known for mod figure, graphics, sculptor.
Artist, sculptor, and architect, Bernard Reder was born in Czernowitz, Bukovina, part of Austria before World War II and a center of Jewish and Hasidic culture. About his early life in Bukovina, Reder said, "We were born already drunk with fantasy." His subjects were drawn from Jewish folklore, but also from Greek mythology, the Bible, and Rabelais.
In 1937, Reder moved to Paris and was befriended by Aristide Maillol. In 1940, when Reder was forced to flee Paris to escape the Nazis, Maillol secured passage for him and his wife to Spain. They were later able to travel to Havana where Reder influenced many young artists working there at that time. Eventually a visa for New York was obtained, and Reder arrived in New Y ... Displaying 750 of 2023 characters.