Top 20 Painter celebrities in Belgium
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Painter celebrities [Updated January 31, 2023].
James Ensor was born
on April 13, 1860
Expressionist painter who influenced Paul Klee, Emil Nolde, and other artists. He was strongly affiliated with artistic group Les XX.
His painting, "Les Aureoles du Christ," was put on display at the Getty Museum in Los Angeles.
Jan Theuninck was born
on June 7, 1954
He wrote poetry in the French, Dutch, and English languages.
Pierre Joseph Redoute was born
on July 10, 1759
He taught art and design at the Museum d'Histoire Naturelle beginning in 1822.
Rene Magritte was born
on November 21, 1898
in Lessines, Belgium.
He questioned preconceived perceptions through his surrealist art.
Theo Van Rysselberghe was born
on November 23, 1862
He met Vincent van Gogh
in Paris and invited van Gogh to his Brussels exhibition.
Alice Frey was born
on June 25, 1895
She worked as a dressmaker and a schoolteacher.
Sam Dillemans was born
on January 17, 1965
His painting 'Lovers' was used by Belgian singer Axelle Red
as album cover art.