Born in Southampton, 22 October, son of Charles Schilsky, a Polish/French violinist.
Went to school in Geneva. Studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts.
Studied sculpture under Havard Thomas at the Slade School, London.
Served in the Gloucester Yeomanry in Egypt and Palestine.
Resumed his studies at the Slade.
Married Bettina Fenton, who dies in 1944.
Joined the staff of the Westminster School of Art.
Moved to the Central School of Arts and Crafts.
Worked at the Directorate of Camouflage, Ministry of Home security.
Head of the School of Sculpture, Edinburgh College of Art.
Married Victorine Foot.
Acted as visiting adjudicator to the Royal College of Art, several years and addressed the students of Kennington Art College and the Academy Schools in Athens.
Elected Academician of the Royal Scottish Academy.
Elected Academician of the Royal Academy, London.
Died in Edinburgh 29 March.
Scottish Arts Council Touring Exhibition.