Category Archives: Traditional Art

Nikolai FECHIN

Nicolai Ivanovich Fechin (1881–1955) – was a Russian-American painter known for his portraits and works featuring Native Americans. BIRTH Nicolai Fechin was born in 1881 in Kazan, Russia. As a child, he almost died from meningitis. His father was a woodcarver and gilder, and the boy learned carving from him. By age eleven, the boy […]

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<< BACK TO ARTISTS LIST Costa has drawn inspiration for his prolific works of art   from board travels and his abundant life experiences as   both a visitor and resident of numerous countries   around the world. Born in Russia in 1968, Costa   developed his unique brand of art through his extensive   schooling at the Art College […]

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<< BACK TO ARTISTS LIST Giuseppe Arcimboldo, also spelled Arcimboldi (1526 or 1527 – 1593) was an Italian painter best known for creating imaginative portrait heads made entirely of objects such as fruits, vegetables, flowers, fish, and books. Biography Giuseppe’s father, Biagio Arcimboldo, was an artist of Milan. Like his father, Giuseppe Arcimboldo started his […]

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