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Friedensreich Hundertwasser(1928–2000)

Friedensreich Hundertwasser (Friedrich Stowasser) was a famous Austrian painter and architect of the late 20th century whose works and buildings (including Hundertwasser House in Vienna 1977–1986) were mainly characterized by curved shapes, spirals, bright colors and connections with nature are. He was born on December 15, 1928 in Vienna and died on February 19, 2000 at the age of 71 on board the ship Queen Elizabeth 2.

Andy Warhol(1928–1987)

Andy Warhol (Andrej Warhola) was an American painter, graphic artist, filmmaker and co-founder of American "Pop Art". He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States on August 6, 1928 and died in New York City on February 22, 1987 at the age of 58.

Frida Kahlo(1907–1954)

Frida Kahlo (Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo de Rivera) was an important Mexican surrealist painter and poet who mainly painted self-portraits, dealing with pain, suffering and death and becoming a cult figure in popular culture. She was born on July 6, 1907 in Mexico City, Mexico, and died there on July 13, 1954 at the age of 47.

Salvador Dalí(1904–1989)

Salvador Dalí (Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech) was one of the most famous Spanish painters of the 20th century and a major exponent of Surrealism (including "The Persistence of Memory" 1931), who was also active as a graphic artist, writer, sculptor and set designer. He was born on May 11, 1904 in Figueres, Catalonia in Spain and died there on January 23, 1989 at the age of 84.

Pablo Picasso(1881–1973)

Pablo Picasso (Pablo Ruiz Picasso) was a Spanish painter, graphic artist and sculptor of Cubism who, with his popular works such as the famous oil painting "Guernica" (1937), is one of the most important artists of the 20th century. He was born on October 25, 1881 in Málaga, Spain and died on April 8, 1973 at the age of 91 in Mougins, France.

Vincent van Gogh(1853–1890)

Vincent van Gogh (Vincent Willem van Gogh) was a Dutch painter who is now considered the founder of modern painting and who created over 2000 paintings and drawings in the last ten years of his life, many of which are now among the most important and expensive works of art in the world (including "The Night Café" 1888, "Starry Night" 1889). He was born on March 30, 1853 in Groot-Zundert near Breda in the Netherlands and died on July 29, 1890 at the age of 37 in Auvers-sur-Oise in France.

Rembrandt van Rijn(1606–1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn) was one of the world's most important and well-known Dutch painters and draftsmen of the Baroque (including painting "The Anatomy of Dr. Tulp" 1632, "The Night Watch" 1642). He was born on July 15, 1606 in Leiden in the Netherlands and died on October 4, 1669 at the age of 63 in Amsterdam.


Raffael (Raffaello Sanzio) was an Italian painter (including the “Sistine Madonna” 1512/13) and builder of the Italian High Renaissance who, due to the perfection of his works, is still one of the three great masters of his time alongside Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci. He was born on April 6, 1483 in Urbino, Italy and died on April 6, 1520 at the age of 37 in Rome.

Albrecht Dürer(1471–1528)

Albrecht Dürer was an important German painter, graphic artist and art theorist of the Renaissance of European standing, who was primarily known for his numerous woodcuts and copperplate engravings of the highest quality (including "The Revelation of John" 1498, "Meisterstiche" 1513-1514, "Rhinocerus" 1515) is famous. He was born on May 21, 1471 in Nuremberg in the Holy Roman Empire (now Germany) and died there on April 6, 1528 at the age of 56.

Leonardo da Vinci(1452–1519)

Leonardo da Vinci (Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci) was a scientist, engineer and inventor, artist and philosopher who was considered a universal genius of the Renaissance. made famous paintings such as “The Last Supper” (1494–1498) and the “Mona Lisa” (1503–1506), numerous sketches of revolutionary war and flight equipment and anatomical studies. He was born on April 15, 1452 in Anchiano near Vinci in Italy and died on May 2, 1519 at the age of 67 at Clos Lucé Castle, Amboise in France.

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