Bill FitzGibbons received a BFA in sculpture and art history from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and an MFA in sculpture and multi-media from Washington University in St. Louis.
FitzGibbons has received over thirty public art commissions, spanning a distinguished career as an international sculptor and public artist. His work has appeared in venues such as The Lab Gallery, New York City, New York, and the San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, Texas. Recent commissions include site-specific light installations in Reykjavic, Iceland, and Seattle, Washington.
FitzGibbons was named as the first curator at Laumeier Sculpture Park in St. Louis, Missouri, and has since served terms as the Director of Sculpture at the Visual Ar t Center in Anchorage, Alaska, and as the Department Head of Sculpture at the San Antonio Art Institute. Among his honors, FitzGibbons was selected for a Fulbright Scholarship to the Hungarian Art Academy in Budapest, Hungary, and a USIA artist fellowship in Helsinki, Finland.
FitzGibbons is the Executive Director of the Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX, and serves on the board of directors of the International Sculpture Center.