The Most Famous Abstract Artists of all time. Famous Abstract Paintings

The styles are abstract art reflecting on the content and the nature of presence. In late modernity's world, in actuality, based on the artists, abstract art became quite varied. Contemporary art is the work produced in the 1860s to the 1970s. It denotes philosophy and the styles of the art. The expression is associated. Below are their work and the most famous abstract artists:

Hilma Af Klint - The Creator

The prestigious list will start with Hilma Af Klint (1862-1944), Swedish artist, is regarded as the founder of Abstract painting. The mission of the group was to research spiritual aspects of culture and develop the practice of drawing -- the technique, which became associated with Surrealists and Andre Breton.

Wassily Kandinsky

Founded in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, on December 13, 1944. He was a mystic, theosophist, and art theorist, although not only a painter. He believed religious, and transcendent content is a crucial part of The World Famous Abstract Artists, Famous Abstract Paintings at Virtosu Art Gallery the painting. The material can be expressed by the psychophysical effect of color accords and rhythms.

Kazimir Malevich

Born on February 23, 1879, and died on May 15, 1935. Malevich was a Ukranian avant-garde artist and art theorist, whose pioneering work and writing had a deep influence on the creation of non-objective, or art . He sought to develop a kind of expression that proceeded as far as possible from the world of natural forms and invented the idea of Suprematism. It moved away from the subject too in order to access the so-called supremacy of spirituality and pure feeling. Malevich is considered to be a pioneer of Ukrainian avant-garde.

Piet Mondrian

Mondrian applied angles. The image was created by lines. The palette comprised primary colours (red, blue and yellow ), in addition to non-colours, like white, black and grey. The surface was even and flat, so nothing can disturb the ultimate balance, embodied in the grate composition that is normal.

Vincent van Gogh

The next on the list is a French artist who is an illustration of Post-Impressionism, Vincent van Gogh. Van Gogh is now among the most popular of the painters, although he wasn't appreciated during his life. He's now famed for his works' gorgeous energy which are characterised by emotive and expressive use of color and playful use of impastoed paint. His life's traumas , recorded in his letters, have tended to dominate and distort perceptions of his art.

Theo van Doesburg

He formulated the theoretical bases of Neoplasticism in the articles, published in"De Stijl" magazine.

Paul Klee

Paul Klee taught with Kandinsky, working on his visual theory, based on which the morphogenesis in nature and art is rooted in the principles - the rules of stability.

Robert Delaunay

Robert Delaunay (1885-1941), a prominent French master, was inspired by the theory of Simultanism, formulated by a chemist Michel Eugène Chevreul. The theory explained the peculiarities of our color perception together with the influence of the surrounding colors.

Frantisek Kupka

Among the followers of Orphism was Frantisek Kupka (1871-1957) -- the Czech painter. He moved to Paris in 1894, where he received training. Getting interested in theosophy, he was well-acquainted with the wide range of concepts of light and colour. They motivated Frantisek Kupka to change from Neo-Impressionism and symbolism into nonfigurative compositions.

Arshile Gorky

Arshile Gorky was born in the village of Khorgom (today's Dilkaya), situated on the shores of Lake Van from the Ottoman Empire. During the Armenian Genocide, Arshile Gorky fled Lake Van in 1915 and escaped into Russian-controlled territory.

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso, a famous Spanish artist from the 20th Century, began his career painting representational pieces. Around 1910, he developed Cubism, which is the drawing of planes and angles that vaguely looked like the people he was drawing, but looked more like geometry.

Franz Kline

Franz Kline produced his abstract canvases. They were noticeable for the large-scale and amplified contrast of big brushstrokes. Franz Kline restricted himself with optical instruments' minimal to create the viewer's experience much more powerful.

Mark Rothko

Born Markuss Rotkovičs; similar to Gorky, he was the son of the immigrants from the Russian Empire.

Barnett Newman

Among the most significant masters, who defined the development of Colour field painting in the united states, we should mention, is Barnett Newman (1905-1970). Similar to Gorky or Rothko, Barnett Newman's way to victory was complex, as the master had to confront the public's unacceptance and misunderstanding of his artistic philosophy. He had his first solo exhibition at age 45, and it received criticism.

Jackson Pollock


If Kline, Rothko, Newman tried to demonstrate the self-standing nature of painting as an object, another American master Jackson Pollock (1912-1956) moved the focus from the result to the procedure. Pollock introduced the new means of rendering a piece: he took canvas and put it on the ground.

Nicolas de Stael

It was Europeans' turn to respond to the art trends. Art Informel or tachism was the European version of Abstract Expressionism. Several outstanding painters represent it, but probably it's Nicolas de Stael (1914-1955), who's best-known to the wide public. He was the son of immigrants in France.

Yves Klein

Another artist, whose vision emerged under the blue skies of the South of France, was Yves Klein (1928-1962). Born in Nice, he moved to Paris, where the artist set a studio.


As the legend says, since it was in the basement of the building and had no windows, Yves Klein painted its ceiling not to be depressed.

Pierre Soulages

By their meditative atmosphere, abstract compositions of Pierre Soulages (b. 1919) are different and at the same time very similar to those by Yves Klein.

Man Ray

Man Ray was one of the artists that are famous. Surrealism was a movement which included visual arts and writing that developed in the 1920s. The artist career is special above all for the success he had achieved in the USA and Europe.

Gheorghe Virtosu

Gheorghe Virtosu is one of the famous art representatives. He's the master who doesn't deny reality. The artist paints under the urge of sparks impossible to control, which lighting an entire series of actions. He admits that changes can occur during the artistic processregarding the dimensions and colours used. However sustains the spark, as a moment of inspiration, is the one deciding how the work will look.