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Alberto Giacometti

Born: 10-Oct-1901
Birthplace: Borgonovo, Switzerland
Died: 11-Jan-1966
Location of death: Kantonsspital, Chur, Switzerland
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, San Giorgio Church Cemetery, Borgonovo, Switzerland

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Sculptor, Painter

Nationality: Switzerland
Executive summary: Head of a Man on a Rod

Father: Giovanni Giacometti (post-impressionist painter)
Brother: Diego (furniture designer)
Brother: Bruno (architect)
Wife: Annette Arm (m. 1949, d. 1993)

    University: Académie de la Grande-Chaumière (studied 1922-25)

    Heart Attack 1965
    Died Intestate
    Risk Factors: Stomach Cancer, Smoking

Is the subject of books:
Giacometti: A Sketchbook of Interpretive Drawings, 1967, BY: Luigi Carluccio
Giacometti: The Complete Graphics and 15 Drawings, 1970, BY: Herbert Lust
Alberto Giacometti, 1972, BY: Reinhold Hohl
Giacometti, 1985, BY: James Lord

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