Amy Wolf Fine Art

Constantin Brancusi

(Romanian, 1876–1957)

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Constantin Brancusi

BARONESS R.F.

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Constantin Brancusi

La Priere, 1921

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Biography

Timeline

1876
Born February 19 in Hobitza, Romania
1894 - 1898
Studied art at the Scoala de Meserii in Craiova
1898 - 1902
Attended the Scoala Natzionala de Art Frumoase in Bucharest
1905
Enrolled in the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris, France
1913
Five of Brancusi’s sculptures included in the Armory Show in New York
1914
Represented by Alfred Stieglitz’s gallery “291” in New York
1926
Exhibited solo shows in Wildenstein and the Brummer Gallery in New York
1928
U.S. court determines “Bird in Space” a work of art and exempt from taxing by U.S. Customs
1935
Commissioned by the maharajah Jaswant Rao Holkar II of Indore to build a Temple of Deliverance in the ground of his palace in India
1938
Inauguration of the Tirgu-Jiu Complex in Romania – Brancusi’s only completed monumental complex

Exhibitions

2006
Sept. 1 - Nov. 12, "Constantin Brancusi Photographer", National Museum of Art in Bucharest
2004
Jan. 29 - May 23, "Constantin Brancusi, The Essence of Things", Tate Modern, London
June 11 - Sept. 19, "Constantin Bracnusi, The Essence of Things". Solomon R. Gugghenheim Museum
1995
April 14 - Aug. 21, "Constantin Brancusi, 1876-1957", Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
1914
March 12 - April 1, "Constantin Brancusi", Little Galleries of Photo-Secession, NY