Guimarães, José de

(1939- )
   Portugal's most celebrated living sculptor was born José Maria Fernandes Marques in Guimarães. He studied engineering, receiving his degree in 1965 after which he studied painting with Teresa de Sousa, drawing with Gil Teixeira Lopes, and engraving at the Sociedade Cooperativa da Gravadores Portugueses. Color plays a principal role in Guimaraes's work, and his principal theme is the human body. His work has been exhibited in many one-man shows and is owned by many art museums around the world. He has also received numerous prizes and medals, including the Ordem do Infante Dom Henrique from the Portuguese Republic.

Historical dictionary of Portugal 3rd ed.. . 2014.

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