(1909 - 2004)
Michele Russo was active/lived in Oregon, Connecticut. Michele Russo is known for mod naive-totemic, non objective.
Biography Michele Russo
A key figure in bringing modernist painting to the Pacific Northwest,
Michele Russo was known for bold use of and enlivend brush work and for
his expressionist style. Artistic influences were German
Expressionism and the Mexican muralists including José Orozco.
Russo also did many drawings.
He was born in Waterbury, Connecticut, then a manufacturing community
of many immigrants, especially Irish and Italian, and he later he
referred to his childhood as having been happy and secure, which he
attributed to growing up in a ghetto atmosphere where people had strong
bonds with each other. His Italian father worked in a clock
factory, taught himself English, and later became an insurance
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