Arshile Gorky

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Style: Post-Impressionism;Abstract Expressionism;Cubism

Place: Khorgom

Born: 1904

Death: 1948

Nationality: Turkey

Biography:

Arshile Gorky ( /ˌɑrʃiːl ˈɡɔrkiː/ born Vosdanig Manoug Atoian (Armenian: Ոստանիկ Մանուկ Ադոեան) (April 15, 1904? – July 21, 1948) was an Armenian American painter, who had a seminal influence on Abstract Expressionism. As such, his works were often speculated to have been informed by the suffering and loss he experienced of the Armenian Genocide. ...