Jiří Seifert

b. 5 October 1932 in Prague (CZ), d. 25 July 1999; Czech sculpto

1947-51 Studied at the arts and crafts school in Jablonec nad Nisou (northern Bohemia)
till 1958 Studied at the University of Arts and Crafts in Prague under Prof. Bedřich Stefan
from 1958Lived in Liberec in northern Bohemia
from 1970Worked in Řevnice near Prague as a sculptor and restorer
1981Open-air composition in Liberec in honour of the architect Adolf Loos
1987Sculptures in Geneva and the Bulgarian town of Tryavna

 Seifert also took part in sculpture symposia:

1969St. Margarethen Sculpture Symposium
1991Syke, Lower Saxony, Germany
1991Hořice Sculpture Symposium (Hořické Sochařské Symposium)
1995Granite symposium in the southern Bohemian town of Milevsko where granite was the main material used