ARTISTS OF THE 20TH CENTURY is a series that presents a look at the major artists of the century. This program examines the life of Alberto Giacometti and the social, artistic and political circumstances that led to the unique style he created.
Description by Kultur Films:
The son of a painter, Alberto Giacometti was born in 1901 in Italian-speaking Switzerland. At 18, he left school to find himself. Soon after, he announced that he would devote his life to art.