Minimalist Infographic Biographies of 10 Famous Painters

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…  visualize the lives of ten famous painters, using the visual metaphors of painting and the specific stylistic preferences — shapes, colors, proportions — of each artist.

PollockDalíMatisseKlimtPicassoMondrianKleeBoccioniKandinsky, and Miro, visually distilled. (Please click their name to see …)

The artists include Jackson Pollock (whose meditation on art and life is a must-read and who had a pretty amazing dad), Salvador Dalí (whose little-knownAlice in Wonderland illustrations never cease to delight), Gustav Klimt (who was a key figure in sparking the cross-pollination of art and science that shaped modern culture), Henri Matisse (who, unbeknownst to many, once illustrated Joyce’s Ulysses) and Piet Mondrian (who has even inspired artisanal cake)

Soruce; brainpickings.org/painters-lives-accurat-giorgia-lupi/society6.com/accurat

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