Wolf Kahn

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Birthday
24, 1927
Birthplace
Germany
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
24, 1927 (age 91)
Birthplace
Germany

About

Realist and Color Field painter best known for his oil paint and pastel landscapes.

Before Fame

He spent his early years in Germany and, at age thirteen, moved to the United States, where he attended New York City's High School of Music and Art.

Trivia

His prestigious awards included a Guggenheim fellowship and an Award in Art from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

Family Life

He and his artist wife, Emily Mason, had two daughters.

Associated With

He studied abstract expressionist painting with Hans Hofmann at Hofmann's New York-based art school.