Louis Archambault

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Louis Archambault
Born (1915-04-04)April 4, 1915
Montreal, Quebec
Died January 27, 2003(2003-01-27) (aged 87)
Education studied ceramics at ecole des beaux arts school in montreal
Known for Sculpture

Louis Archambault, OC (April 4, 1915 – January 27, 2003) was a Quebec sculptor.[1]

Born in Montreal, Quebec, he won the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada's Allied Arts Medal in 1958.[2]

In 1956, works by Archambault along with those of Jack Shadbolt and Harold Town represented Canada at the Venice Biennale.[3]

In 1968, he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sculptor Louis Archambault dies". CBC.ca. January 29, 2003. 
  2. ^ "Art at Queen's Park". Archives of Ontario. 
  3. ^ "Past Canadian Exhibitions". National Gallery of Canada at the Venice Biennale. National Gallery of Canada. Archived from the original on 13 October 2013. Retrieved 12 October 2013. 
  4. ^ "Order of Canada citation". 

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