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Richard Lindner

 (1901 - 1978)
Richard Lindner was active/lived in New York / Germany, France.  Richard Lindner is known for robotic modernist figure, hard-edge form painting, teaching.

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Richard Lindner


Born in 1901 at Hamburg, Germany, Richard Lindner became a fine-art painter of hard-edge abstract figures, a fashion illustrator and art educator. His signature figural works reflect his perception of the un-fulfillment of pop culture and are shown in surreal settings with garish bright colors, flat forms and faces with severe expressions. Among them are streetwalkers, military personnel, mannequins and circus performers---all looking mechanical and unhappy.

Richard Lindner spent his childhood in Nuremberg and studied there at the Kunstgewerbeschule. From 1924 to 1927 he lived in Munich where he studied from 1925 at the Kunstakademie. He moved to Berlin and stayed there until 1928 and then returned to Munich to become art director of  ...  Displaying 750 of 3013 characters.



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About  Richard Lindner

Born:  1901 - Hamburg, Germany
Died:   1978 - New York City?
Known for:  robotic modernist figure, hard-edge form painting, teaching