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CALATRAVA, Santiago (<i>born</i> 1951), Sculptor, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CALATRAVA, Santiago (born 1951), Sculptor, draughtsman

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Spanish, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1951, in Benimamet (Valencia).

Sculptor, draughtsman.

Santiago Calatrava trained first as an artist and then as an architect, and was awarded a civil engineering diploma in Zurich. As an architect, Calatrava is known for the central railway station in Zurich and for a number of bridges in Spain. His work as a sculptor and draughtsman is not simply a response to

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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