Ales Vesely, Czech sculptor, Died at 80


Ales Vesely was born on February 3, 1935, and died on December 14, 2015.

Ales was a Czech sculptor.

He was born in Cáslav. From 1952 to 1958, he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague.

At the end of the 1950, Ales were part of the art movement known as the Czech Abstraction.

More recently, Ales has worked on monumental sculptures, often connected with a specific landscape.

Ales sculpts in welded metal, exploring the tension of the masses and the activity of the elementary forces contained in the material.

Ales Vesely passed away at age 80 in December 2015.