Mark Shakar (Russian painter)

Mark Shakar (Russian painter)

Mark Shakar (July 7, 1887- March 28, 1985), born into a Jewish family in Russia, came from a poor family and was one of the surrealist painters. He was a great figure in modern painting history and a pastoral songwriter who drifted away from...

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Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso Born 1881. Died 1973. Pablo Picasso Biography Arguably the most famous and influential artist of the 20th century, Pablo Picasso has maintained an unparalleled significance in the story of Modern art. Born in Spain on 25 Octob...

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró

Joan Mir Born 1893. Died 1983. Joan Mir Biography Born on April 20, 1893 in Barcelona, Joan Mir began his studies in art early, at the age of fourteen, at the art academy of Barcelona. In 1917 he had his first solo show, the same year he me...

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Paul Klee

Paul Klee

Paul Klee Born 1879. Died 1940. Paul Klee Biography Although most closely connected with the Bauhaus School and Der Blaue Reiter (The Blue Rider) group, the work and color theory developed by Paul Klee has been cited as one of the greatest...

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Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky Born 1866. Died 1944. Wassily Kandinsky Biography Russian painter and art theorist Wassily Kandinsky is often credited with painting one of the first purelyabstractmodern works. Kandinskys colourful, dynamic works are info...

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