The sculptor Alberto Giacometti died at the age of 64. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Swiss painter and sculptor who was associated with the surrealist movement. He created Woman of Venice II, a painted bronze sculpture.
He often used his three siblings as models for his artwork.
“When you look at art made by other people, you see what you need to see in it.” (Alberto Giacometti)
“I’ve been fifty thousand times to the Louvre. I have copied everything in drawing, trying to understand.” (Alberto Giacometti)
“In every work of art the subject is primordial, whether the artist knows it or not. The measure of the formal qualities is only a sign of the measure of the artist’s obsession with his subject; the form is always in proportion to the obsession.” (Alberto Giacometti)
“It is impossible to do a thing the way I see it because the closer I get the more differently I see.” (Alberto Giacometti)
“The older I grow, the more I find myself alone.” (Alberto Giacometti)