Constantin Brancusi

Constantin Brancusi

Born: February 19, 1876

Died: March 16, 1957

Nationality: Romanian

Occupation: Sculptor

Biography: Constantin Brâncuși was a Romanian-born sculptor who made his career in France. As a child he displayed an aptitude for carving wooden farm tools. Formal studies took him first to Bucharest, then to Munich, then to the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris.