Peter Engelen, sculptor, Netherlands
During his studies he works as a horse trainer and is active in the equestrian sports. His attention for the movements and the visual language of the animals becomes a passion. He appropriates their visual expression by observation, sketching and modelling in clay. Bronze sculptures is the natural evolution in this process.
Horses, felines and birds of prey, their elegance van their power are typical for his oeuvre.
Peter Engelen is born in Tilburg, the Netherlands, in 1962.
HKU Utrecht, Kunst Academie Tilburg