(1897 - 1980)
Anita Payro was active/lived in Argentina, Spain. Anita Payro is known for geometric compositions, abstraction.
Biography Anita Payro
Argentian painter Anita Payró was born into an extremely sophisticated
artistic family. Her father, Roberto J. Payró, was an illustrious
Argentinean writer and journalist, serving as a war correspondent for
the newspaper "La Nación de Buenos Aires" during the First World War.
Anita and her siblings received first-rate European educations, living
in Barcelona, Brussels and London.
In Barcelona, she developed a close and long-lasting relationship
with the family of Joaquin Torres Garcia. Though Torres-Garcia did not
formalize his theoretical system, Constructive Universalism, until years
later, his ideas about geometry, structure and the meanings of mystical
symbols made a lasting imp
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