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Eduardo Chillida

 (1924 - 2002)
Eduardo Chillida was active/lived in Spain.  Eduardo Chillida is known for mod sculpture, abstract works on paper-collage.

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Eduardo Chillida


A modernist sculptor and drawing master from the Basque section of Spain that includes his birthplace, San Sebastian, Eduardo Chillida did early work that focused on the human figure, especially torsos and busts, but later did massive abstract pieces from concrete, cast iron and steel.  One of his very largest sculptures, De Musica, weighs 81 tons and has arm-like pillars that reach towards each other but do not touch.  It was exhibited in the Yorkshire Sculpture Park in West Yorkshire, England.  In 1992, his concrete Hommage to Tolerance was exhibited at the Worlds Fair in Seville, Spain.

During his career, he lived much of his life in a house overlooking the bay in San Sebastian in northern S  ...  Displaying 750 of 3411 characters.



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About  Eduardo Chillida

Born:  1924 - San Sebastian, Spain
Died:   2002
Known for:  mod sculpture, abstract works on paper-collage