Alberto Giacometti


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Noun1.Alberto Giacometti - Swiss sculptor and painter known for his bronze sculptures of elongated figures (1901-1966)
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He is by Sadler's Wells' son Alberto Giacometti, who, like Brian Boru, was trained by Aidan O'Brien.
We hope everyone will continue to support us next year, when we re-open in March with exhibitions of work by Alberto Giacometti and James Coleman.
He can be forgiven defeat for his defeat on his seasonal reappearance at the same venue after jockey Johnny Murtagh had tracked the odds-on favourite Alberto Giacometti and O'Brien's other runner Balestrini had gone beyond recall.
O'Brien, who is bidding to win the blue riband for a record third year on the bounce following the victories of Galileo and High Chaparral, also has Alberto Giacometti, Balestrini, The Great Gatsby and Handel in the race, which has a total of 24 entries remaining after yesterday's confirmation and supplementary stage.
CHRISTOPHE Soumillon, hero of yesterday's Prix du Jockey-Club, will ride Alberto Giacometti in the Vodafone Derby at Epsom on Saturday.
Alberto Giacometti has been backed for the Vodafone Derby after his fine third place in the Prix Lupin at Longchamp on Sunday.
Haras de Saint-Voir also stands Alberto Giacometti and Sacrosaint.
His representatives from the seven left in at the second forfeit stage are to be ante-post favourite Brian Boru, Alberto Giacometti, Balestrini and The Great Gatsby.
The Master of Ballydoyle still has both Alberto Giacometti and Balestrini among the nine possible runners despite his suggestion earlier this week that he would have no runner in the French classic.
Vodafone Derby betting: Ladbrokes: 11-4 Refuse To Bend, 4-1 Alamshar, 12-1 Alberto Giacometti, 14-1 The Great Gatsby, 16-1 Dutch Gold, Magistretti, 20-1 Hold That Tiger, Norse Dancer, Shield, 25-1 Franklins Gardens, Kris Kin, Lateen Sails, 33-1 Dunhill Star, Graikos, Let Me Try Again, New South Wales, 40-1 bar.
Meanwhile, at Leopardstown yesterday, there was a massive upset in the PW McGrath Memorial Ballysax Stakes as the O'Brien- trained Alberto Giacometti, subject of a huge Derby gamble last week, had his bubble burst by pacemaker Balestrini (33-1).
In the seventeen years of his gallery's existence, Levy would go on to show the work of Giorgio de Chirico, Peter Blume, Alexander Calder, Victor Brauner, Maria Martins, Picasso, Marcel Duchamp, Dorothea Tanning, Eugene and Leonid Berman, Paul Delvaux, Rene Magritte, Pavel Tchelitchew, Yves Tanguy, Kay Sage, Wolfgang Paalen, Matta, David Hare, and Alberto Giacometti - a nearly complete list of the greatest artists who worked (if only temporarily) in a Surrealist style.