Charles Umlauf (1911-1994) stands as a revered figure in the realm of sculpture, leaving an indelible mark on the art world through his dynamic and emotionally evocative creations. Born in Michigan, Umlauf's artistic journey led him to Austin, Texas, where he became a distinguished professor at the University of Texas for nearly four decades. His sculptural masterpieces, often characterized by a seamless fusion of classical aesthetics and modern sensibilities, continue to resonate with audiences worldwide. Umlauf's innate ability to infuse his works with a profound sense of movement and vitality is a testament to his deep understanding of the human form and the expressive potential of sculpture. With a diverse body of work that ranges from figurative explorations to abstract interpretations, Umlauf's art invites contemplation, connection, and a profound appreciation for the boundless possibilities of sculptural expression.
12.25" x 8.75" Pencil on Paper
The Kiss II
12.25" x 8.75" Charcoal on Paper