Oil painting -> List of Painters -> Abidin Dino

Early days:

Abidin Dino was a popular Turkish artist who was born on March 23, 1913 in Istanbul into a family who cherished art.Under the influence of his family, he started painting  at a very young age. He started his secondary education at the American high school Robert College of Istanbul, but dropped out to dedicate himself to painting, drawing and writing.

 

Abidin Dino

Personal Details:

Name
Abidin Dino
Place of birth
Istanbul
Date of Birth
March 23, 1913
Date of Death
December 7, 1993

Nationality
Turkish
Field
Painting,Caricature,Sculpture
Founder
Group D
Popular Works
Book - Guzin's Abidins

 

Career:

His articles and cartoons were almost immediately available in print in newspapers and magazines.In 1933, he and five other young pioneering painters founded the “Group D”, that held several exhibitions of their work. Also, around the same point, he illustrated Nazım Hikmet’s books of poetry.

Works of  Abidin Dino:

 

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