Mark Rothko (Marcus Rothkowitz)

Wikioo.org - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Mark Rothko (Marcus Rothkowitz)

Style: Abstract Expressionism;Color Field;Surrealism;Expressionism

Place: Dvinsk

Born: 1903

Death: 1970

Nationality: Latvia

Biography:

Mark Rothko, born Marcus Rothkowitz (September 25, 1903 - February 25, 1970), was a Latvian-born American painter. He is classified as an abstract expressionist, although he himself rejected this label, and even resisted classification as an "abstract painter". Childhood Mark Rothko (Marcus Rothkowitz, Mark Rotkovich) was born in Dvinsk, Vitebsk Pr...