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Olga Albizu

 (1924 - 2005)
Olga Albizu was active/lived in New York / Puerto Rico.  Olga Albizu is known for abstract expressionist painting.

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Olga Albizu


Olga Albizu Rosaly (1924-2005) was an abstract expressionist* painter. She was born and raised in Puerto Rico, where she studied painting with the Spanish painter Esteban Vicente from 1943 till 1947. She received a B.A. from the University of Puerto Rico in 1946.

She moved to New York City on a fellowship for post-graduate work at the Art Students League* in 1948.

After that, she did further studies in Europe at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière* in Paris and the Accademia di Belle Arti* in Florence. Later, she spent a year painting in the Provence, like painters such as Van Gogh and Cézanne had done before her. In 1953 she returned to New York.

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About  Olga Albizu

Born:  1924 - Ponce, Puerto Rico
Died:   2005 - New York City
Known for:  abstract expressionist painting