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Otto Hofner

Full name: Otto Karl Hofner
Gender: Male
Born: March 29, 1879 in Vienna, Wien, Austria
Died: March 13, 1946 in Vienna, Wien, Austria
Country: AUT Austria
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Austrian sculptor and medalist Otto Hofner was a three-time Olympian 1932-48 in the Art Competitions, and received an Honorable Mention for his work Ringkampf (Wrestling Match) in 1936 at the Berlin Olympic Games. In 1948 he was entered posthumously. He started his education as a goldsmith, engraver and chaser, and then studied at the Wiener Kunstgewerbeschule. From 1904-15 he worked as a teacher at the gold and silversmith school in Wien (Vienna). Hofner also worked as a self-employed artist and mainly produced grave monuments, busts and portrait reliefs, but also medals, plaques and goldsmith works.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 53 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event Austria AUT AC
1936 Summer 57 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Statues Austria AUT HM
1948 Summer 69 London Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event Austria AUT AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Statues

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 57 Berlin Art Competitions Austria Final Standings HM Wrestling Match

Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 53 Los Angeles Art Competitions Austria Final Standings AC Boxer
1948 Summer 69 London Art Competitions Austria Final Standings AC
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