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Simon Goossens

Full name: Simon Goossens
Gender: Male
Born: June 15, 1893 in Sint-Lenaarts, Antwerpen, Belgium
Died: October 18, 1964
Country: BEL Belgium
Sport: Art Competitions

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Simon Goossens studied from 1916-21 at the Antwerp Academy of Fine Arts, and was thus still studying when he won the silver medal. In the mid-1920s he went to Paris for further studies and went on trips to Italy, Denmark, Austria and Germany. From 1941-1958 he was a Professor of Fine Arts and in 1952 also for ceramics at the Art Academy and the Institute for Urban Development and Construction in Antwerp. He is known for his monumental sculptures and busts.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 26 Antwerpen Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing Belgium BEL 2 Silver

Mixed Sculpturing

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1920 Summer 26 Antwerpen Art Competitions Belgium Final Standings 2 Skaters