Natalia Goncharova was born in Nagaevo village near Tula, Russia in 1881. She studied sculpture at the Moscow Academy of Art, but turned to painting in 1904. She was deeply inspired by the primitive aspects of Russian folk art and attempted to emulate it in her own work while incorporating elements o
Goldsworthy is an artist belonging the developing field known as Land Art or Earth Art. Other notable artists in this field include Richard Long, Robert Smithson, Michael Heizer, James Turrell, Walter de Maria and many others.
Kazimir Malevich was born near Kiev in the Kiev Governorate of the Russian Empire. His parents, Seweryn and Ludwika Malewicz, were ethnic Poles, and he was baptised in the Roman Catholic Church. His father was the manager of a sugar factory. Kazimir was the first of fourteen children, although only n
Elzie Crisler Segar was an American cartoonist, best known as the creator of Popeye, a character who first appeared in his newspaper comic strip "Thimble Theater," in 1929.
Segar was born and raised in Chester, Illinois, USA, a small town near the Mississippi River. The son of a handyman, his earl