Frank Hayden was an internationally renowned sculptor, whose work can be seen in galleries, public commissions and private collections throughout the US and abroad.

- Born in Memphis,Tennessee

- Xavier University, New Orleans - BA Fine Arts (scholarship)

- Notre Dame University - MFA Sculpture

- Iowa State University - Post Graduate Study
- Munich Art Academy, Munich Germany | Fulbright Fellowship in Sculpture

- Royal Academy - Stockholm, Sweden | American-Scandinavian Fellowship

- Academy of Fine Arts - Stockholm, Sweden | Fulbright Fellowship

- Studied with famed Croation Sculptor Ivan Mestrovic

- Taught courses in Sculpture, Drawing, Aesthetics & Design

- Languages: French, Danish, Swedish, German & Russian


"My art does not recognize a hierarchy of ideas or materials.

It must simply saturate existence in a significant form...

The prospect of beauty is constant and is all that is needed

to guide my hand and heart".

Sculptor Frank Hayden

Frank Hayden at Xavier University's 
Art Department, 1950's


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