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sculptor

Franc Purg, Sculptor. Avocations: cooking, skiing, swimming. M C. Recipient 3 first awards on public competition for realizaiton exteriorscuptor projects, Sun Park, 1983, Fontana, 1986, Monumnet Frischauf-Kocbek, 1993.

Background

Purg, Franc was born on April 7, 1955 in Ptuj, Yugoslavia. Son of Franc and Jozefa (Kores) Purg.

Education

Student, Academy Fine Arts, Ljubljana, 1978.

Achievements

  • Avocations: cooking, skiing, swimming. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Likovni Salon, Celje, Yugoslavia, 1983, 89, Galerija Grafike, Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, Klub Ivan Cankar, Celje, 1985, Bezigrajska Galerija, Ljubljana, Yugoslavia, 1986, Cankarjev Dom, Ljubljana, 1986, Mala Galerija-Moderna Galerija, Ljubljana, 1990, Paviljon Dusana Kvedra, Ptuj, Yugoslavia, 1990, Klub MKD, Maribor, 1990, Hannover, Germany, since 1992, others. Exhibited in group shows at Center Gallery of Artists, Moscow, 1983, Hartmannshouse, Grevenbroich, Federal Republic of Germany, 1984-1986, 14th Biennale Internazionale del Bronzetto Piccola Scultura, Padua, Italy, 1987, Galerie an der Stadtmauer, Beljak, Austria, 1989, Artist's Palace, Stockholm, 1993, Gallery Old Town, Helsingborg, Sweden, 1993, numerous others. Represented in private collections.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cooking, skiing, swimming.

Connections

Children: Andraz, Fabian.

father:
Franc Purg

mother:
Jozefa (Kores) Purg

children:
Andraz Purg

Fabian Purg