Artist of the moment……..Frederick Kann

 

 

Frederick Kann was a painter, illustrator, and sculptor working in the Cubist and Abstract styles. Frederick Kann was born Gablonz, Czechoslovakia in the year 1886. The artist attended art academies in Munich, Germany and Prague, Czechoslovakia.

Kann moved to Canada in 1910. He would later become a citizen of the United States.

In 1928 he moved back to Europe. Kann settled in Paris, France and became associated with the abstract art movement. In 1936 Kann returned to the United States where he helped to found the American Abstract Artist Group.

Kann worked with oils, inks, and gouache.

The artist was the first American to teach at the Louvre.

Frederick Kann passed away in 1965.

Price range information: Sorry none available.

Kann had a great sense of color and design. Kann’s work is a great blend of basic geometric shapes with some interesting organic shapes thrown in.

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