Painter of wars and king of movements: Nikolai Samokish

Nikolay Semyonovich Samokish , is a Russian painter and illustrator (of Hangroise descent), born October 25, 1860 and died January 18, 1944.Nikolai lived through all the great wars of the Russian Empire and the USSR: the Russo-Japanese war (1904-1905) the revolution of 1905, the First World War (1914-1918), the Bolshevik revolution (1917), the Russian Civil War … Lire la suite Painter of wars and king of movements: Nikolai Samokish

The famous Canadian painter: Cornelius Krieghoff

Cornelius David Krieghoff (June 19, 1815 – March 5, 1872) is the most famous 19th century Canadian landscape painter (of Dutch origin). He was born on June 19, 1815 in Amsterdam, he traveled a lot through Western Europe and North America, before settling in Montreal in 1846. He was interested in the landscapes of Quebec … Lire la suite The famous Canadian painter: Cornelius Krieghoff

The greatest painter of wars and horses: Franz Roubaud

Franz Roubaud is a Russian painter, born June 15, 1856 and died March 13, 1928. Franz Roubaud took painting lessons in Germany where he studied at the Munich Academy, with famous painters (especially Joseph von Brandt, specialist of military painting) .He worked at the Imperial Academy of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg. He won a … Lire la suite The greatest painter of wars and horses: Franz Roubaud

A giant painter in the history of Art: Oskar Kokoschka

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists Oskar Kokoschka Oskar Kokoschka, is an Austrian painter (and writer), born March 1, 1886 in Pöchlarn. He was a good student at the Kunstgewerbeschule (= University of Applied Arts Vienna). At the beginning of the 20th century, he became a mature, professional and famous artist in the city of … Lire la suite A giant painter in the history of Art: Oskar Kokoschka

The great painter of women: Philip Alexius de László

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists Philip Alexius de László Philip Alexius de László, is a British painter of Hungarian origin born April 30, 1869 and died in London on November 22, 1937.He deserves to be nicknamed « The European Artist », because he was born to a modest Jewish father in Pest (Hungary), he studied art … Lire la suite The great painter of women: Philip Alexius de László

One of the pioneers of modern art: Andre DERAIN

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists André DERAIN André Derain is a French painter, born June 10, 1880 in Yvelines and died September 8, 1954 in Hauts-de-Seine. He is also a set painter, engraver, sculptor and writer.André Derain is known as the pioneer of a new style of art: Fauvism.From before the First World War, … Lire la suite One of the pioneers of modern art: Andre DERAIN

Great modern painter of semi-abstract art: GLYN MORGAN

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists GLYN MORGAN Glyn Morgan is a British artist, born in 1916 in Pontypridd (Wales, United Kingdom).He began his artistic studies at Cardiff College of Art in 1942, then at Benton Edge in 1944 and Camberwell School of Art from 1947 to 1948.Greek mythology, Welsh history and Classical music inspired … Lire la suite Great modern painter of semi-abstract art: GLYN MORGAN

Story of an interesting woman painter: Suzanne Valadon

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists SUZANNE VALADON Suzanne Valadon, is a French painter, born September 23, 1865 in Bessines-sur-Gartempe (in France) and died April 7, 1938 in Paris. She is the mother of the painter Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955).In her youth, she lived with her mother (injured acrobat). She worked as a porter for ironed … Lire la suite Story of an interesting woman painter: Suzanne Valadon