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Robert Klippel AO

1920 – 2001

Robert Klippel is a contemporary sculptor known especially for his innovative 'junk' sculpture. He began making models of ships and planes agter serving in the navy and later experimented with welded metal sculpture made from discarded machine parts, which he began exhibition in Sydney in 1963. He was appointed AO in 1998.

Updated 2018