Oil painting -> List of Painters -> Veno Pilon

   Pilon was born in Ajdovscina, then part of the Austro-Hungarian province of Gorizia and Gradisca . After graduating from the prestigious gymnasium of Gorizia, he was drafted by the Austro-Hungarian Army during World War I. He fought on the Eastern front and was captured by the Russian army. He later described his experience as a prisoner of war in the autobiography Na robu ("On the Edge"). He returned to Ajdovscina in 1919, where he took up painting.

Veno Pilon


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Veno Pilon

Place of birth


Date of Birth

22 September 1896

Date of Death

23 September 1970




Painter, Graphic Artist and Photographer


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