Manuel Donato Diez

1957 Born in Madrid on May 21; mother: Arlette Jacob-Maquette, painter; father: Manuel Diez-Rollan, painter, sculptor and stage designer

1973-1974 Apprenticeship with his father in Berlin

1975-1978 Trained as a stone sculptor in Frankfurt

1976-1979 Attended "Staedelschule" in Frankfurt, Professor Croissant, wins national award

1977-1985 Projects as wood and stone restorer at the Kaiserdom an the "Alte Oper" in Frankfurt as well as in Freiburg and Hannover

since 1985 Free-lance sculptor

1987 Own studio in Mahlerten/ Nordstemmen

2000 Called upon to serve in groups dealing with art issues

Exhibitions (selection):

2000 Expo 2000, Friedenskirche Hannover

2002 Erlöserkirche Schwabing, München; "Der Moment der Verwandlung", Le Meridien, Stuttgart

2007 Carrousel du Louvre mit Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts, Paris

2008 Art en Capital au Grand Palais des Champs-Elysées, Paris

2009 "Ein Wochenende für die Kunst", Marly-le-Roi

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