Alberto Giacometti

Swiss, 1901–1966

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Bio

Alberto Giacometti is best known for his elongated, withered representations of the human form, including his 1960 sculpture Walking Man I, which in 2010 broke the record for a work of art at auction at $104.3 million. After experimenting with Cubism

Blue chip status
Blue chip representation
Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
Auction
High auction record
$141m, Christie's, 2015

Notable Works

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Career Highlights
User
Solo show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 12 more
Group
Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 23 more
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Tate, and 1 more
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 4 more
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 3 more
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