Famous Artist

Who were the famous artist?

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Pablo Picasso

A Cubist 3D painting of a chicken is made using just an egg tray, paint and brush. An outline image is painted onto the tray using bold colours before adding detail
Dramatized autobiography of Pablo Picasso from the BBC bitesize
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Gustav Klimt

He was born on 14th July 1862 in Austria. His father was a gold engraver and his mother was a musical performer.

He was a talented artist from a young age.

He attended the Vienna School of Arts and Crafts.

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William Morris

William Morris was a British textile designer, poet, novelist, translator, and socialist activist. Associated with the British Arts and Crafts Movement, he was a major contributor to the revival of traditional British textile arts and methods of production

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Ruiz Picasso was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, stage designer, poet and playwright who spent most of his adult life in France. Pablo Picasso is probably the most important figure of 20th century, in terms of art, and art movements that occurred over this period.

Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse grew up in the northern part of France. His father was a grain merchant and strict with Henri. He went to school in Paris and studied law. In 1888 he passed the bar and took a job as a law clerk.