Category: Art

“15/1972” by Ludwig Merwart

Austrian graphic artist and painter Ludwig Merwart was born on this day September 1, 1913 in Vienna.

“Haemos” by Guy de Lussigny

Artist Guy de Lussigny was born on this day August 30, 1929 in Cambrai, France.

“Sunglasses” by Michael Craig-Martin

Contemporary conceptual artist Michael Craig-Martin was born on this day August 28, 1941 in Dublin, Ireland.

“Procesos” by Juan Fernando Cobo

Painter, illustrator, and sculptor Juan Fernando Cobo was born on this day August 27, 1959 in Cali, Colombia.

“South Africa” by Nancy Spero

Artist Nancy Spero was born on this day August 24, 1926 in Cleveland, Ohio

“Platanal” by Myrna Báez

Painter Myrna Báez was born on this day August 18, 1931, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Remembering Gluck in Pictures

British artist Gluck was born into a wealthy, Jewish family as Hannah Gluckstein on August 13, 1895. Their father founded and ran the restaurant and hotel business J. Lyons & Co. in their London home, where Gluck was able to study the arts. Gluck passed away on January 10, 1978 in Steyning, UK. Gluck defied …

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“Dreaming Flowers” by Charles Blackman

Artist Charles Blackman was born on this day August 12, 1928 in Sydney, Australia.

“Girl with Butterflies #2” by Walter Williams

Artist Walter H. Williams was born on this day August 11, 1920 in Brooklyn, New York.

“Rooster and Fox” by Károly Reich

Hungarian folk artist Károly Reich was born on this day August 8, 1922, in the village of Balatonszemes.