Guggenheim
Eduardo Chillida | Artistas | Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa
1924

Born on January 10.

1943

Moves to Madrid to study architecture at the Universidad de Madrid.

1947

Drops out of architecture school to study drawing at the Círculo de Bellas Artes in Madrid.
Works in José Martínez Repullés’s sculpture studio, where he creates his first sculpture.

1948

Moves to Paris, where he forges a friendship with artist Pablo Palazuelo.

1949

Participates in the Salon de Mai in Paris.

1950

Takes part in the exhibition Les mains éblouies at Galerie Maeght in Paris. Marries Pilar Belzunce.

1951

Returns to the Spanish province of Guipúzcoa, settling in Hernani.
Creates his first work in bronze.

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