(1880 - 1918)
Guillaume Apollinaire was active/lived in France. Guillaume Apollinaire is known for avang-garde painting, poetry.
Biography Guillaume Apollinaire
French poet and art critic Guillaume Apollinaire became famous for his experimental verse and for his support of avant-garde art movements such as Cubism.
The writer Guillaume Apollinaire was born in Rome on August 26, 1880. After an unconventional upbringing in the South of France, he moved to Paris as a young man and made a name for himself in the city's bohemian circles. He befriended many avant-garde artists, including Matisse, Picasso, de Chirico and Duchamp. He wrote art criticism promoting this avant-garde, as well as highly experimental poetry. Apollinaire died of the Spanish flu on November 9, 1918.
Guillaume Apollinaire was born as Wilhelm Albert Vladimir Alexander Apollinaire de Kostrowitzsky in Rome on August 26, 1
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