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Peter Blume

 (1906 - 1992)
Peter Blume was active/lived in Connecticut.  Peter Blume is known for surreal landscape-genre and figure painting.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Peter Blume


Birth / Death:  1906 Smorgon, Russia - 1992 New Milford, Connecticut

Methods for Peter Blume

Easel Painting
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint
Sculpture, Sculptor

Media for Peter Blume

Fresco
Ink

Styles for Peter Blume

Magic Realism
Modernism, Modernist (Tradition Breaking)
Synchromism

Subjects for Peter Blume

American Scene
Animals, Mammals
Architecture, Buildings, Houses, Structures, Linearity
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity
History: Historical Figures, Sites, Events
Landscape
Portraits
Religion, Mysticism, Spirituality
Social Commentary, Cultural Issues, Political Views
Still Life

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for Peter Blume

Charleston, South Carolina Pre 1940
Russia

Art Association for Peter Blume

National Academy of Design, Elected Member

Schools for Peter Blume

Art Students League of New York, Student
Art Students League of New York, Teacher

Awards/Recognition for Peter Blume

Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship, Foundation Grant

Chronology for Peter Blume

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 20th Century After 1950

Collections for Peter Blume

Bakkom Photo Collection, St. Paul, Minnesota (2)
Rita and Daniel Fraad Collection
Sara Roby Foundation

Added Description for Peter Blume

Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops
Charleston Renaissance Artist
Figure Specialty
Genre Specialty
LIFE Magazine Featured Artist
Mural Specialty
WPA: New Deal Federal Arts Project

Ethnicity for Peter Blume

Russian

Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century  for Peter Blume

Edith Halpert Downtown Gallery, New York

Exhibition of Art Association for Peter Blume

National Academy of Design-
National Institute of Arts and Letters

Exhibition of Museum for Peter Blume

Art Institute of Chicago
Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Carnegie Institute, International
Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Whitney Museum of American Art


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