Edo Kovacevic

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Birthday
16, 1906
Birthplace
Croatia
Death Date
Mar 15, 1993 (86)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
16, 1906
Birthplace
Croatia
Death Date
Mar 15, 1993 (86)

About

Modernist artist who painted brightly colored landscapes and uniquely angled scenes of Zagreb. He preferred to express himself through oils and pastels and became known for the subtleties of his color harmonies and his dynamic approach to brushstrokes.

Before Fame

He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb, in 1930. He joined the Earth Group during the decade that ensued.

Trivia

He designed stage sets for the Croatian National Theatre, the Drama Theatre, and the Puppet Theatre.

Family Life

He moved with his family to Zagreb in 1909.

Associated With

He was influenced by the painter Diego Velazquez.