Stanislav Libenský I
Czech artistDied when: 80 years 334 days (970 months)
Star Sign: Aries
Stanislav Libenský and Jaroslava Brychtová are contemporary artists.Their works are included in many major modern art collections, such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Victoria & Albert Museum.Jaroslava Brychtová, a sculptor, and Stanislav Libenský, originally a painter and later a glass artist, met in 1954.
They married in 1963 and worked together until Libenský's death on February 24, 2002.Libenský painted and sketched the designs, and Brychtová made clay sculptures from his designs.
Since Libenský's death, Brychtová has continued to produce castings.Their work is characterised by simple block shapes infused with subtle colours and nuances.