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Marc Chagall

Today’s Artist Birthday: Marc Chagall Marc Zakharovich Chagall (6 July 1887 – 28 March 1985) was a Russian-French artist. An early modernist, he was associated with several major artistic styles and created works in virtually every artistic medium, including painting, book illustrations, stained glass, stage sets, ceramic, tapestries and fine art prints. Marc Chagall was… Read More Marc Chagall

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Frida Kahlo

Today’s Artist Birthday: Frida Kahlo Artist Frida Kahlo was born on July 6, 1907, in Coyocoán, Mexico City, Mexico. Considered one of Mexico’s greatest artists, Frida Kahlo began painting after she was severely injured in a bus accident. Kahlo later became politically active and married fellow communist artist Diego Rivera in 1929. She exhibited her… Read More Frida Kahlo

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Max Weber

Today’s Artist Birthday: Max Weber (April 18, 1881 – October 4, 1961) Max Weber was a painter and one of the first American Cubist painters who, in later life, turned to more figurative Jewish themes in his art. He is best known today for Chinese Restaurant (1915), in the collection of the Whitney Museum of American… Read More Max Weber

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Robert Delaunay

The Daily Artist Birthday from TML Arts Robert Delaunay (12 April 1885 – 25 October 1941), was a French artist who, with his wife Sonia Delaunay, cofounded the Orphism art movement, noted for its use of strong colours and geometric shapes. His later works were more abstract, reminiscent of Paul Klee. His key influence related… Read More Robert Delaunay