Happy Birthday Piet Mondrian!

Today is the birthday of Dutch artist Piet Mondrian (b. 1877 – 1944).  This artist is sometimes known as the father of geometric abstraction.  He studied at the Amsterdam Academy.  He moved away from painting landscapes in the Dutch tradition to Impressionism and on to Expressionism.  But is was when he lived in Paris  (1911Continue reading “Happy Birthday Piet Mondrian!”