Orazio Fumagalli

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Orazio Fumagalli (21 February 1921[1] - 10 April 2004[2]), was an Italian sculptor who worked in the United States.

Biography[edit]

Fumagalli studied at the University of Iowa where he earned his bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in fine arts.[3] In 1950 he received a Fulbright scholarship, which allowed him to study art in Europe for two years.[4] From 1959-1964, he was an assistant professor of art at the University of Minnesota Duluth,.[5] In 1964, Fumagalli was brought to the University of Wisconsin-Stout,[6] where he founded the Fine Arts Department[7] and held a professoriate until his retirement in 1988.[8]

The main theme of his work was the sculptural silhouette of man.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Orazio Fumagalli (1964). Byron Burford. Tweed Gallery, University of Minnesota. Retrieved 20 July 2013. 

Awards[edit]

Selected exhibitions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Belgian American Educational Foundation, inc (1958). Report. p. 43. Retrieved 20 July 2013. 
  2. ^ Who was who in America. Marquis-Who's Who. 2005. pp. 83–. ISBN 978-0-8379-0255-5. Retrieved 20 July 2013. 
  3. ^ Dissertation Abstracts. University Microfilms. 1963. p. 1286. Retrieved 20 July 2013. 
  4. ^ UMD Humanist. 1952. p. 60. Retrieved 20 July 2013. 
  5. ^ University of Minnesota (1960). President's Report. p. 40. Retrieved 20 July 2013. 
  6. ^ Minnesota. University (1964). Bulletin. The University. p. 13. Retrieved 20 July 2013. 
  7. ^ R.R. Bowker Company; American Federation of Arts (1982). American Art Directory. National Register Pub. p. 409. ISBN 978-0-8352-1468-1. Retrieved 20 July 2013. 
  8. ^ "Orazio Fumagalli". Focusonthemasters.com. Retrieved 2013-07-20.