1904 - 1988

Isamu Noguchi

He is considered a universal talent whose creative work is not limited to sculpture, but includes the creation of theater sets, furniture, lighting, interior design, and the design of public spaces and gardens. His sculptural style is dedicated to an organic formal language that has a lasting influence on 1950s design. Biography Isamu Noguchi, decided to found his first studio after studying at Columbia University and the Leonardo da Vinci Art School. In 1927, he obtained a grant from the Guggenheim Foundation. He became Constantin Brancusi's assistant in Paris and had his first solo exhibition in New York. After studying the art of the brush in China, he travels to Japan and works with clay at the master potter Jinmatsu Uno. "My father, Yone Noguchi, is Japanese and his poetry has long been known as the translation of the East for the West. I would like to do the same for sculpture," he wrote in his application to the Guggenheim Foundation.

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