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George Kratina

Full name: George K. Kratina
Gender: Male
Born: February 12, 1910 in [unknown], Unknown, Czech Republic
Died: 1980 in New York, New York, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Art Competitions


American sculptor George Kratina was born in Czechoslovakia, where his father apprenticed in the sculpture guilds. One of his early sculptures won the Prix de Roma. He worked as a design and sculpture professor at Cooper Union in New York City and later became a professor at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), where he taught sculpture and design to engineering and architecture students. Kratina created large sculptures in wood, bronze, enameled steel, and aluminum.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Statues United States USA AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Statues

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Crewman
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