Ruth Asawa American artist

Ruth Asawa is a 87 years old American artist from Norwalk, California. Ruth Asawa was born on January 24, 1926 (died on August 05, 2013, she was 87 years old) in Norwalk, California. Her nickname was Asawa Ruth Aiko.



Ruth Asawa was a American sculptor. Known in San Francisco as the fountain lady her work is included in prominent art collections such as those of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and the Whitney in New York. She was a driving force behind the creation of the San Francisco School of the Arts which was renamed the Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts in 2010 in tribute to her.
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Is Ruth Asawa still alive?

No, she died on 08/05/2013, 9 years ago. She was 87 years old when she died. She died in San Francisco

Awards (1)

Awarded Women's Caucus for Art Lifetime Achievement Award in 1992 .


She graduated from University Of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, Wisconsin State College Of Milwaukee and Black Mountain College

What was Ruth's zodiac sign?

Ruth Asawa zodiac sign was aquarius.

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