Wood Carving by Hans Joachim Cantor

Posted By on September 4, 2010

Hans Joachim CantorThese sculptures are carved by Hans Joachim Cantor ( האנס יואכים קנטור ) from Tel Aviv, Israel.

Hans Joachim Cantor was born in 1964 in Germany.
In 1980 he immigrated to Israel.

Hans began practicing carving without any background or school early. He taught himself to sculpt through observation, perseverance and strength of will.
Artist statement: “This art is a therapist, reassuring and strengthens the will and motivation.”

He established his School of  Sculpture in 1999.
In this school are taught all styles of sculpture – based on the student’s personal choice. Figurative, abstract, art, ethnic, and surreal.

According to students of  Cantor, his School of Sculpture is all about artistic work and creativity that combines relaxation with the pleasure of creativity.

To find out more about his work and his school, please visit his website: Kantor – School of Sculpture – Wood Carving

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4 Responses to “Wood Carving by Hans Joachim Cantor”

  1. “This art is a therapist, reassuring and strengthens the will and motivation.” – I couldn’t have said it better myself.

  2. cube says:

    Your work is amazingly intricate. You aren’t just a master craftsman, you are also an artist.

  3. Dirty Butter says:

    Your carving is truly a beautiful work of art. Thanks for sharing it.

  4. David Zaslow says:

    The Great Artist and person Hans Yoachim Kantor was my best friend for over 30 years.
    He passed away last week on the 14th of April 2014 after fighting cancer for over 2 years.
    It was a great honor and pleasure to be his friend.
    I will miss him terribly

    David Zaslow

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