Harman Patil

1943 in art

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1943 in art

Events

  • February 20 – The painter David Olère is arrested by French police during a round up of Jews in Seine-et-Oise and spends the rest of World War II in Nazi concentration camps.
  • September 21 – German-Jewish painter Charlotte Salomon, in hiding in the south of France, is arrested by the Gestapo, ending the autobiographical series of 769 paintings Leben? oder Theater?: Ein Singspiel ("Life? or Theater?: A Song-play").
  • December 9 – Willem de Kooning marries Elaine Fried in New York.
  • Filming in the United States of a version of The Picture of Dorian Grey uses an original work by Ivan Albright as the title picture.
  • Awards

  • Archibald Prize: William Dobell – Joshua Smith
  • Works

  • Constantin Brâncuși – The Seal (sculpture, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris)
  • Paul Cadmus – The Shower
  • Salvador Dalí – Geopoliticus Child Watching the Birth of the New Man
  • William Dobell – The Billy Boy
  • M. C. Escher – Reptiles (lithograph)
  • Murray Griffin – Roberts Hospital, Changi
  • Barbara Hepworth – Oval Sculpture
  • Edward Hopper – Hotel Lobby
  • Dame Laura Knight – Ruby Loftus Screwing a Breech Ring
  • Wifredo Lam – The Jungle
  • L. S. Lowry
  • Britain at Play
  • Going To Work
  • Waiting for the Shop to Open
  • George Platt Lynes – Marsden Hartley (photograph)
  • Piet Mondrian – Broadway Boogie-Woogie
  • Paul Nash – Landscape of the Vernal Equinox
  • Felix Nussbaum – Self-portrait with Jewish identity card
  • Arthur Pan – Winston Churchill
  • Mervyn Peake
  • The Evolution of the Cathode Ray (Radiolocation) Tube
  • Glass-blowers 'Gathering' from the Furnace
  • Jackson Pollock – Mural (for Peggy Guggenheim)
  • Norman Rockwell – Four Freedoms (paintings)
  • Walter Russell – Four Freedoms Monument
  • Xul Solar – Fiordo
  • Dorothea Tanning – Eine kleine Nachtmusik
  • Stanley Warren – Changi Murals
  • U Wisara Monument (Rangoon)
  • Andrew Wyeth – Public Sale
  • Births

  • January 8 – Sighsten Herrgård, Swedish fashion designer (d.1989)
  • January 20 – Jessica Rawson, English art historian
  • February 22 – Dragoš Kalajić, Serbian modern painter (d. 2005)
  • April 24 – Jüri Kerem, Estonian portraitist
  • May 8 – James Turrell, American installation artist
  • June 22 – Gordon Matta-Clark, American situationist, site-specific artist and performance artist (d.1978)
  • July 15 – Michael Asher, American conceptual artist and installation artist (d. 2012)
  • July 29 – Martha Rosler, American video, photo-text, installation and performance artist
  • August 30 – Robert Crumb, American cartoonist
  • September 5 – Jerry Wilkerson, American painter (d. 2007)
  • September 17 – Gilbert (Proesch), Italian-born artist partnering with George (Passmore)
  • November 11 – Dave Cockrum, American comic book artist (d. 2006)
  • Deaths

  • January 13
  • Xavier Martínez, Mexican-born American painter (b. 1869)
  • Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Swiss geometric abstract painter, sculptor and dancer (accidental carbon monoxide poisoning) (born 1889)
  • May 25 – Percy Shakespeare, English painter (on active service) (b. 1906)
  • June 28 – Pietro Porcelli, Italian-born Australian sculptor (b. 1872)
  • c. July 11 – Friedrich Adler, German-Jewish designer (in Auschwitz concentration camp) (b. 1878)
  • August 7 – Sarah Purser, Irish portrait painter and stained-glass maker (b. 1848)
  • August 9 – Chaim Soutine, Belarusian Jewish-born French painter (b. 1893)
  • September 2 – Marsden Hartley, American Modernist painter (b. 1877)
  • c. October 10 – Charlotte Salomon, German-Jewish painter (in Auschwitz concentration camp) (b. 1917)
  • October 19 – Camille Claudel, French sculptor and graphic artist (b. 1864)
  • References

    1943 in art Wikipedia


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