Dimitri Hadzi — American Abstract Sculptore

“Dimitri Hadzi (1921–2006) was an American abstract sculptor who lived and worked in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and also taught at Harvard University for over a decade.Hadzi was born to Greek-American immigrant parents in Greenwich Village, New York City on March 21, 1921. As a child, he attended a Greek after-school program, where he learned language, mythology, history, and theater. He also won a prize for drawing. After graduating from Brooklyn Technical High School, he worked as a chemist, while continuing his studies in chemistry by night.In 1942, he signed up for the Army Air Force, serving in the South Pacific region while continuing to draw in his spare time. After his service, he returned to New York to study painting and sculpture at Cooper Union.Hadzi taught studio arts at Harvard University, from 1975 to 1989.”

More

--

--

--

The official website of the Exposition Art Blog www.milenaolesinska.blogspot.com

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

On the Proletarian Art of Millet

Nek Chand Saini — The Rock Garden

The Subversive Language of Kamyar Bineshtarigh

READ/DOWNLOAD? Baroque and Rococo Art and Architec

Kazuo Nakamura — Canadian Abstract Art

Lights and Shadows · Sotheby’s Orientalist Auction

Lights and Shadows · Sotheby's Orientalist Auction

Make way for the youngsters! Contemporary art auctions at Sotheby’s

Make way for the youngsters! Contemporary art auctions at Sotheby’s

How To Make Your Portfolio

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Exposition Art Blog

Exposition Art Blog

The official website of the Exposition Art Blog www.milenaolesinska.blogspot.com

More from Medium

A Dance of Death

Review of The French Dispatch: Stuffed to the Brim with Ornate Imagery

How Elska's first charity endeavour went down

Light as a Feather