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Alois Carigiet

 (1902 - 1985)
Alois Carigiet was active/lived in Switzerland.  Alois Carigiet is known for painting.

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Alois Carigiet


Alois Carigiet was born in 1902 in Trun, in the Swiss canton of Grisons and already in his early years he designed stage sets and costumes for a cabaret.  In 1939 he began working as a freelance artist and illustrated children's books such as the well-known Swiss picture book ‘Schellenursli’.  Furthermore a multitude of wall paintings were created such as ‘Allegro Con Spirito’ from 1949-51.

Carigiet's works were on display at several exhibitions, including 1948 in Solothurn, 1967 in Schaffhausen and 1977 at the Seedamm-Kulturzentrum Pfäffikon.  He was also given various awards, amongst others twice with the Young People’s Book Prize of the Swiss Teacher Association in 1948 and 1966 as w  ...  Displaying 750 of 832 characters.



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About  Alois Carigiet

Born:  1902 - Trun
Died:   1985
Known for:  painting