The Artist Birthday Series

Joan Miró

Today’s Artist Birthday: Joan Miró (20 April 1893 – 25 December 1983) Joan Miró i Ferrà was a Spanish painter, sculptor, and ceramicist born in Barcelona. A museum dedicated to his work, the Fundació Joan Miró, was established in his native city of Barcelona in 1975, and another, the Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró, was… Read More Joan Miró

The Artist Birthday Series

Max Ernst

Today’s Artist Birthday: Max Ernst Max Ernst (2 April 1891 – 1 April 1976) was a German painter, sculptor, graphic artist, and poet. A prolific artist, Ernst was a primary pioneer of the Dada movement and Surrealism. Max Ernst was born in Brühl, near Cologne, the third of nine children of a middle-class Catholic family. His… Read More Max Ernst