22 Feb Vincent Van Gogh
Vincent Van Gogh was a prolific Dutch painter of the 19th century. He is known as one of the most influential figures of Western art. He produced over 2000 works in his lifetime that was accompanied by a lot of psychological issues and financial struggles, mainly due to his isolation and unfitting upbringing. He died at the age of 37 by suicide.
A movie Loving Vincent was produced in 2017 as a tribute to his persona and was made as an interactive painting. The whole movie is basically oil-painted and gives a unique insight into his tormented life accompanied by his passion for painting.« Back to Glossary Index