Most famous artists — list
Few are fond of painting managed to find fame and fortune – a popular artist to become difficult. However, there it was – and today we will tell you about the most famous artists in the world, a list is provided below.
His first steps in painting Henri made because of appendicitis attack – the mother of 20-year-old boy, wanting to brighten up the expectation of recovery, gave him a box of paints. Future famous artist was so fascinated redraw cards that soon began to ask his father to send him to Paris to study. There he met with young artists and came under the influence of impressionism and divisionism. The first of his paintings made such an impression on the audience that they dubbed them «wild» — hence the name of the new style – «Fauvism». Later Henry many times changed its own technique, style and manner – looking for new means of expression.
Acquaintance with Picasso and art collector Schukin has improved the financial situation of the artist – and he went to travel. Morocco, Munich, Tahiti, Russia, everywhere he back, being filled with strong impressions, found an outlet in his works. The most famous is the «Joy of life», «Family portrait», «Red room».
This French painter, before becoming a founder of impressionism, was a difficult teenager. Instead of understand the information the teacher he portrayed on the covers of notebooks funny portraits of classmates and teachers. Of course, such talent could not remain unnoticed, and soon Claude was fairly well-known cartoonist in the city. It is unknown what would have been the fate of the now very famous artist, if not meeting with a landscape artist.
Eugene Boudin took over the training of young talents, in spite of his obstinate disposition. The popularity brought the artist a portrait of his future wife Camille, Danse from the marriage were born two sons. In extreme old age the artist has developed a double cataracts and she has left a significant imprint on the works of Monet. His most famous works: «the sea,» «the Tulips of Gollandii», «still life with meat».
There is no one in the civilized world who has not heard of «Girl on a ball», and another of his works is «Nude, green leaves and bust» was sold for a record $ 106 million 482 thousand U.S. currency, and became the most expensive work of art. To draw Pablo began in early childhood, the first teacher of the boy was his own father. The first picture he painted in 8 years and since then has not parted with the «Picador» never. When the most famous artist in the world was small, my mother told him stories of his own composition in which she repelled from the emotions of the day.
As it says to Pablo, these stories awakened in him the desire to create, using emotions one day. During his life, Picasso created about twenty thousand works, each of which has its own uniqueness. It is difficult to overestimate the contribution of this artist’s art of the last century.
Vincent Van Gogh
The boy child is often punished – the reason was obstinate character and a boring character. Outside of family guy, on the contrary, was quiet and thoughtful. After studying at the school one year, Vincent moved to home schooling. At 11 years of age an event occurred which left an imprint on the fate of the future artist – the decision of parents to send my son to boarding school. About his childhood, van Gogh said that it was dark, cold and empty. Get a job in the art-trading company, Vincent began to understand painting and became her advocate.
Unrequited love drove a young man to come to the Bible. Soon he begins to try his hand at painting. Not started a new relationship, distracted Vincent from his attempts to arrange a personal life, and he plunged into the painting and gave the world many masterpieces. Among them: «Sunflowers», «self-Portrait with cut ear», «the Starry night», «Walk of prisoners.»
Artist of Armenian origin from an early age he discovered his gift for painting and music. The boy was an excellent painter, taught violin and did not stop there, with all parties feeling the support. A favorite theme of the famous artist became the sea – his hand belongs to the series of Crimean landscapes. Overall, his career has developed successfully, he was awarded many orders.
During his life the artist painted no less than six thousand works. He lived to 82 years and on the last day he began work on the painting «explosion of the Turkish ship», which was not destined to finish Aivazovsky died in her sleep, in the dead of night. Among his works are «the Ninth wave», «Black sea», «moonlit night on the Bosphorus».
The youngest of five sons, Pollock, destined to change attitudes towards painting. Looking at his work, sometimes difficult to understand what this picture. From the side made the impression that someone spilled paint on the canvas, and only a careful examination allows to see something mysterious and deep.
In the middle of last year, Jackson develops the latest technology – spreads out on the floor, a huge canvas, and without touching a brush to the surface, begins to create – spraying paint. This method of painting is called – dripping, however, the artist preferred the phrase – pouring technique. The first exhibition of Jackson, passed in the 48 year of the 20th century, created a furor and brought the artist financial security. In a year, according to Life magazine, Pollock was the greatest painter of America. Among his works: «Men and women», «Eyes in the heat,» Blue poles».