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Peter Colfs

Full name: Peter Colfs
Gender: Male
Born: 1906 in Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
Died: 1983 in Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
Country: BEL Belgium
Sport: Art Competitions


Peter Colfs was considered to be a Neo-Expressionist, who mainly painted portraits, still lifes, cityscapes and allegorical figures, although he was also known for monumental murals. His most famous work was a tapestry called Triumph of Peace, which was given to the United Nations by the Belgian government in 1954 as a present. He studied at the Antwerp Academy of Fine Arts from 1923-31, and taught there beginning in 1936. In 1933, he was awarded the Prix de Rome.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Belgium BEL AC

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer Los Angeles Art Competitions Belgium Final Standings AC Golf
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