Avard Fairbanks | Mormon Artists

A highly regarded and famous Mormon sculptor, Avard Fairbanks was often commissioned to create public works and monuments that stand on display today, including several pieces that were selected to be displayed at the Capitol Building in D.C.

As a student, this celebrity Mormon artist studied in several high profile institutions in New York, Paris, and in Italy before becoming a Professor of Sculpture and using this knowledge to help establish a College of Fine Arts in his home state of Utah. He passed away in 1987.

Back to Gallery

What you find on FamousMormons.com
  • Mormon Actors
  • Mormons Celebrities
  • LDS Musicians
  • LDS Authors
  • Mormon Politicians
  • And many more!
Discover Famous Mormons +