Charles Daudelin

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Charles Daudelin
Charles Daudelin.jpg
BornOctober 1, 1920
DiedApril 2, 2001(2001-04-02) (aged 80)
NationalityCanadian
Known forsculpture,painting

Charles Daudelin, GOQ (October 1, 1920 – April 2, 2001)[1] was a French Canadian sculptor and painter.

Life and work[edit]

Born in Granby, Quebec, he became a pioneer in integrating art into public space. He created many public artworks, including:

Allegrocube (1973)

Charles Daudelin died in Kirkland, Quebec. His last work, Le Passage du 2 avril, is named for the date of his death and installed in front of Kirkland City Hall.

A postage stamp depicting Daudelin's work Embâcle was issued by Canada Post on June 10, 2002.[3]

Honours[edit]

Images[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Champagne, Michel. "Charles Daudelin". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica-Dominion. Archived from the original on 6 October 2012. Retrieved 14 September 2013.
  2. ^ "Agora de Charles Daudelin, Viger Square". Threatened Emblematic Sites. Héritage Montréal. Archived from the original on 9 November 2013. Retrieved 14 September 2013.
  3. ^ "Sculptors". Canada Post. Archived from the original on 17 October 2013. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  4. ^ "Members since 1880". Royal Canadian Academy of Arts. Archived from the original on 26 May 2011. Retrieved 11 September 2013.

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