Artist and designer Harry Bertoia was born in San Lorenzo, Pordenone in 1915. In 1938 he attended the Art School of the Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts, now known as the College for Creative Studies, in Detroit, MI. He also studied at Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, MI. Bertoia's work can be found in many public institutions, including the Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH; Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO; Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX; and Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC. Bertoia died in 1978 in Barto, PA.
Bio and website updated as of 2023.