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Wenzel Profant

Full name: Wenzel Profant
Gender: Male
Born: July 21, 1913 in Dudelange, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Died: January 20, 1989 in Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Country: LUX Luxembourg
Sport: Art Competitions


Wenzel Profant was one of the best-known painters and sculptors in Luxembourg. During World War II he was an active resistance fighter. He founded the resistance movement “Alweraje.” As he was stalked by the German Gestapo he had to flee over France and Northern Spain to Great Britain, where he fought against the Germans as a paratrooper.

Profant studied at the School of Arts and Crafts in Esch-sur-Alzette. He was a member in the sculpture group "Reggio Instituto d'Arte" in Firenze. He participated in the group of "Iconomaques." He mainly produced abstract figures, which won him several awards.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event Luxembourg LUX AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Art Competitions Luxembourg Final Standings AC Hürdenlauf
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