Famous De Stijl Artists

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List of famous De Stijl artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the De Stijl movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable De Stijl period artists are organized alphabetically, but you may sort this information by clicking any column. Every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below. You may want to copy this factual list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share with your friends. This list below has a variety of artists, like Anthony Kok and Max Bill, in it. (19 items)
Ilya Bolotowsky is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous De Stijl Artists
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Ilya Bolotowsky (July 1, 1907 – November 22, 1981) was a leading early 20th-century painter in abstract styles in New York City. His work, a search for philosophical order through visual expression, embraced cubism and geometric abstraction and was much influenced by Dutch painter Piet Mondrian. ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: Vertical Yellow Plane, Grey Diamond

Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

Associated periods or movements: Geometric abstraction, De Stijl, Neoclassicism, Cubism, Abstract art

Nationality: United States of America

Art Forms: Mural, Painting

Max Bill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous De Stijl Artists
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Max Bill was a Swiss architect, artist, painter, typeface designer, industrial designer and graphic designer. ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: Endlose Treppe, Bildsäulen-Dreiergruppe, Combillation, doppelfläche mit sechs rechtwinkligen ecken, Ulmer hocker, + more

Birthplace: Winterthur, Switzerland

Associated periods or movements: De Stijl

Nationality: Switzerland

Piet Mondrian is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous De Stijl Artists
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Pieter Cornelis Mondriaan (Dutch: [ˈpitər ˈmɔndrijaːn]), after 1906 Piet Mondrian (, also US: , Dutch: [pit ˈmɔndrijɑn]; 7 March 1872 – 1 February 1944), was a Dutch painter and theoretician who is regarded as one of the greatest artists of the 20th century. He is known for being one of the pioneers of 20th century abstract art, as he changed his artistic direction from figurative painting to an increasingly abstract style, until he reached a point where his artistic vocabulary was reduced to simple geometric elements.Mondrian's art was highly utopian and was concerned with a search for universal values and aesthetics. He proclaimed in 1914: Art is higher than reality and has no direct ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: Broadway Boogie-Woogie, Composition with Red, Yellow, and Blue, Gray Tree, + more

Birthplace: Amersfoort, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Associated periods or movements: De Stijl

Nationality: Netherlands

Art Forms: Painting

Theo van Doesburg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous De Stijl Artists
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Theo van Doesburg was a Dutch artist, who practised painting, writing, poetry and architecture. He is best known as the founder and leader of De Stijl. ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: Arithmetic Composition, Contra-Composition with Dissonances XVI, Pure Painting, Contre composition simultanée (Simultaneous Counter-Composition), Counter-Composition VIII, + more

Birthplace: Utrecht, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Associated periods or movements: De Stijl, Dada

Nationality: Netherlands

Art Forms: Painting