Vilem Zach was born on october 23, 1946 in Prague, Czech Republic. He left his homeland in 1969 and moved to Canada.
His dream was to paint the North American Indian and their culture, his work consists of candid yet detailed portraits of the western heritage.
Vilem has exhibited with the world famous Calgary Stampede for the last eighteen years.
Clay, Rubber, Silicone, Wax (Lost Wax Method), Bronze, and Patinas (color)
1986 Calgary Time Capsule Monument
1987 Olympic Torch Runners Monument (to commemorate the 16th Winter Olympic Games held in Calgary)
1988 Mr. W.C. Van Horne statue.
The Canadian Embassy in Washington D.C, Pedro Canada, Canadian Pacific Hotels, the Banff Museum and the Calgary International Airport.
President of Czech Republic, (Vaclav Havel), Prince Andrew of England, Governor of Oklahoma, Frank Keating (Ralph Lauren), Mayor Of Calgary (Al Duerr) and many more.