Artist Birthday 5th May 1959 Marc A Turner (English Artist and Tutor)

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Artist Birthday 5th May 1959 Marc A Turner

Marc A Turner was born in Warrington England on 5th May 1959

He has spent years developing his art by learning from the Masters old and new. Marc’s love of art has led him to develop the Turner range of artist quality oil paints and is in the process of developing lost colours into modern oils. Marc holds regular Workshops  and Demonstrations for many groups along with Lessons from basic to advanced level.

 

M A Turner (2)  Daughter and Dad

We can all paint, its just a matter of being shown how to paint. (Marc A Turner 5/05/2016)

I believe that all artist should be able to use the finest quality products at a reasonable price.

Marc A Turner Arts

Founder of Turner Artist Oil Colours

Secretary of Warrington Art Group

Co Founder of Art Group Critique

 

 

 

Artist Birthday 5th May 1834 Viktor Hartmann (Russian Painter)

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Artist Birthday 5th May 1834 Viktor Hartmann (Russian Painter)

Viktor Alexandrovich Hartmann was born in Saint Petersburg Russia on 5th May 1834

He was a member of the Slavophile movement of intellectual artist of that time and well respected as an architect and painter.

Viktor died from an aneurysm at a young age in Kireyevo Nr Moscow Russia on 4th August 1873.

Viktor Hartmann art  Viktor Hartmann

 

Artist Birthday 4th May , Mikhail Chemiakin (Russian Painter)

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Artist Birthday 4th May , Mikhail Chemiakin (Russian Painter)

Mikhail Chemiakin was born in Moscow Russia on 4th May 1943

He was a controversial representative of the nonconformist art movement who has lived in America and now lives in France.

Mikhail Chemiakin  Mikhail Chemiakin art

Artist Birthday 4th May1870, Alexandre Benois (Russian Artist)

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Artist Birthday 4th May1870, Alexandre Benois (Russian Artist)

Alexandre Nilolayevich Benois was born n Saint Petersburg Russia on 4th may

He was an influential artist of his time and the founder member of the Mir iskusstva movment.

Alexandre died in Paris France on 9th February 1960.

Alexandre Benois

The Crimea, the figures of his wife and son

The Crimea, the figures of his wife and son

Artist Birthday 3rd may 1535 Alessandro Allori (Italian Painter)

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Artist Birthday 3rd may 1535 Alessandro Allori (Italian Painter)

Alessandro was born in Florence Italy on 3rd May 1535

He was a fine portrait painter and worked along site the likes of Fra Bartolomeo and Leonardo da Vinci

Alessandro died in Florence on 22nd September 1607.

Alessandro Allori   Alessandro Allori art

Artist Birthday 2nd May 1816, August Egg (English Painter)

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Artist Birthday 2nd May 1816, August Egg (English Painter)

August Leopold Egg was born in London on 2nd May 1816.

He was one of the founders along with Charles Dickens who formed the Guild of Literature and Art.

Augustus died in Algeria on 26th March 1863

Augustus Egg   Augustus Egg art

Artist Birthday 1st May 1825, George Inness (American Painter)

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Artist Birthday 1st May 1825, George Inness (American Painter)

George Inness was born in New York USA on 1st May 1825

His work was influenced by the Masters and he became one of the best known landscape painters in America, he was an exemplary tonalist painter

George died suddenly on 3rd August 1894 in Scotland.

George Inness   George Inness art

Artist Birthday 27th April 1857, Theodor Kittelsen (Norwegian Artist)

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Artist Birthday 27th April 1857 Theodor Kittelsen

Theodor Severin Kittelsen was born in Kragero Norway on 27th April 1857

He is one of Norway’s best known artist, he started his artistic career at the age of 17 after taking an apprenticeship as a watch maker at the age of 11, Theodor was lucky enough to study in Norway, Germany and France as he built up his reputation for illustrations of Fairy tails Trolls and pictures of nature.

Theodor unfortunately suffered from ill health and died a broken man on 21st January 1914.

Theodor Kittelsen  Theodor Kittelsen art

Artist Birthday 26th April 1798, Eugene Delacroix (French Romantic Painter)

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Artist Birthday 26th April 1798

Ferdinand Victor Eugene Delaxroix was born in Saint Maurice en Chalencon France on 26th April 1798

Eugene was passionately in love with passion and put all his energy into his work, he din illustrations for the works of the likes of William Shakespeare and Johann Goerthe.

Eugene Delaxroix died in Paris on 13th August 1863

Eugene Delacroix   Eugene Delacroix orphan girl   Eugene Delacroix F banknote