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www.hollosy.com and www.groundsforsculpture.org
This item is going to be auctioned at the Bernard Pierquin Memorial Golf Classic and Dinner on May 11, 2015 at 5 p.m.
About the Artist
Born in Germany in 1946, Gyuri Hollosy’s artistic career
spans 49 years. In his teens, he apprenticed with sculptor,
Frank Varga in Detroit, Michigan. He earned his BFA from
Ohio University in Athens, OH. After serving with the U.S.
Coast Guard, he earned his MFA in 1977 from Tulane.
He taught fine arts at various universities and institutions:
Tulane University, Washington University and Bethany
College,Lindsborg Kansas from 1977-88.
Gyuri is the son of Hungarian artists, Simon Hollósy and
Csontváry Tivadar Kosztka, who completely supported his
commitment to be an artist. He has studied sculpture,
ceramics, painting, and drawing, with sculpture becoming
his favorite form of expression.
We are extremely fortunate to have one of his beautiful works
of art featured in our auction.