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Ferdinand Opitz

Full name: Ferdinand Opitz
Gender: Male
Born: January 24, 1885 in Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic
Died: May 8, 1960 in Vienna, Wien, Austria
Country: AUT Austria
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Austrian sculptor Ferdinand Opitz studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Praha. From 1906-09 he travelled frequently to Germany, Italy, Egypt, Paris, London and Switzerland, living in Wien (Vienna) from 1909 onwards. In 1933-45 he was named director of the Sculpture Class at the Academy of Applied Arts in Wien. He mostly created architectural sculptures for council housing in Wien and war memorials.

Results

Mixed Sculpturing, Statues

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 43 Amsterdam Art Competitions Austria Final Standings AC Die Nibelungen

Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 51 Berlin Art Competitions Austria Final Standings AC Kugelstoßer
1948 Summer 63 London Art Competitions Austria Final Standings AC Hubertus
1948 Summer 63 London Art Competitions Austria Final Standings AC Diana
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