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|Mitoraj in 2014|
|Born|| March 26, 1944|
|Died|| October 6, 2014 (aged 70)|
After graduating, he had several exhibitions. He held his first solo exhibition in 1967 at the Krzysztofory Gallery in Poland. In 1968, he moved to Paris to continue his studies at the National School of Art.
Mitoraj worked with terracotta and bronze. In 1979, he began to use marble for most of his works. In 1983, he set up a studio in Pietrasanta. In 2006, he created the new bronze doors and a statue of John the Baptist for the basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli in Rome.
- Igor Mitoraj obituary. The Guardian. 17 October 2014. https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2014/oct/17/igor-mitoraj.