Artist Birthdays

JANUARY

12John Singer Sargent (1856-1925)

19Paul Cezanne (1839-1906)

Lessons inspired by Paul Cezanne on Teach Kids Art

23Edouard Manet (1832-1883)

28 – Jackson Pollock (1912-1956)

Lessons inspired by Jackson Pollock on Teach Kids Art

FEBRUARY

Jose Guadalupe Posada (1852-1913)

Lessons inspired by Jose Guadalupe Posada on Teach Kids Art

Norman Rockwell (1894-1978)

8 – Franz Marc (1880-1916)

13Grant Wood (1891-1942)

Lessons inspired by Grant Wood on Teach Kids Art

24Winslow Homer (1836-1910)

25Pierre Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

MARCH

(March is Youth Art Month!)

2 – Theodor (Dr. Seuss) Geisel (1904-1991)

Lessons inspired by Dr. Seuss on Teach Kids Art

6Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (1475-1564)

7Piet Mondrian (1872-1944)

Lessons inspired by Piet Mondrian on Teach Kids Art

13George Rodrigue (1944-2013)

30Francisco de Goya (1746-1828)

30Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890)

Lessons inspired by Vincent van Gogh on Teach Kids Art

APRIL

6Raphael Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino (1483-1520)

12Robert Delaunay (1885-1941)

Lessons inspired by Robert Delaunay on Teach Kids Art

15Thomas Hart Benton (1889 – 1975)

15Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Lessons inspired by Leonardo da Vinci on Teach Kids Art

20Joan Miro (1893-1983)

Lessons inspired by Joan Miro on Teach Kids Art

23Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851)

24Willem de Kooning (1904-1997)

26John James Audubon (1785-1851)

MAY

4Keith Haring (1958-1990)

Lessons inspired by Keith Haring on Teach Kids Art

9Francois Pompon (1855-1933)

Lessons inspired by Francois Pompon on Teach Kids Art

11Salvador Dali (1904-1989)

Lessons inspired by Salvador Dali on Teach Kids Art

13Georges Braque (1882-1963)

14Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788)

15Jasper Johns (1930-)

Lessons inspired by Jasper Johns on Teach Kids Art

21Henri Rousseau (1844-1910)

22 – Mary Cassatt (1844-1926)

JUNE

6Diego Velazquez (1599-1660)

7Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)

10Maurice Sendak (1928-2012)

11John Constable (1776-1837)

13Christo Vladimirov Javacheff (1935-)

17M.C. Escher (1898-1972)

Lessons inspired by M.C. Escher on Teach Kids Art

25Eric Carle (1929-)

Lessons inspired by Eric Carle on Teach Kids Art

28Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640)

JULY

5Chuck Close (1940)

6Frida Kahlo (1907-1954)

Lessons inspired by Frida Kahlo on Teach Kids Art

6 – Jamie Wyeth (1946-)

7Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

Lessons inspired by Marc Chagall on Teach Kids Art

10Camille Pissarro (1830-1903)

10 –  James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)

10 – Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)

12Amadeo Modigliani (1884-1920)

Lessons inspired by Modigliani on Teach Kids Art

12Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009)

14Gustav Klimt (1862-1918)

Lessons inspired by Gustav Klimt on Teach Kids Art

15Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

19Edgar Degas (1834-1917)

22Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Lessons inspired by Alexander Calder on Teach Kids Art

24Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939)

26Andy Goldsworthy (1956-)

Lessons inspired by Andy Goldsworthy on Teach Kids Art

28Beatrix Potter (1866-1943)

28Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968)

AUGUST

6Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

18Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894)

SEPTEMBER

(International Dot Day September 15th)

7 – Anna Mary Robertson (Grandma) Moses (1860-1961)

20Dale Chihuly (1941-)

Lessons inspired by Dale Chihuly on Teach Kids Art

23 – Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)

23 – Louise Nevelson (1900-1988)

27Thomas Nast (1840-1902)

29 – Michelangelo da Caravaggio (1571-1610)

OCTOBER

4Jean-François Millet (1814-1875)

– Frederic Remington (1861-1909)

Romero Britto (1963-)

Lessons inspired by Romero Britto on Teach Kids Art

22 – N. C. Wyeth (1882-1945)

25 – Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Lessons inspired by Pablo Picasso on Teach Kids Art

27 – Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

30Alfred Sisley (1839-1899)

31 – Johannes (Jan) Vermeer (1632-1675)

NOVEMBER

Gerard van Honthorst (1592-1656)

Lessons inspired by Gerard van Honthorst on Teach Kids Art

10William Hogarth (1697-1764)

11 –  Édouard Vuillard (1868-1940)

14 – Claude Monet (1840-1926)

14Sonia Delaunay (1885-1979)

Lessons inspired by Sonia Delaunay on Teach Kids Art

Lessons inspired by Claude Monet on Teach Kids Art

15 – Georgia O’Keeffe (1887-1986)

Lessons inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe on Teach Kids Art

21 – René Magritte (1898-1967)

Lessons inspired by Rene Magritte on Teach Kids Art

23José Clemente Orozco (1883-1949)

26 – Charles Schulz (1922-2000)

28 – William Blake (1757-1827)

DECEMBER

2 – Georges Seurat (1859-1891)

Lessons inspired by Georges Seurat on Teach Kids Art

4 – Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)

Lessons inspired by Wassily Kandinsky on Teach Kids Art

Diego Rivera (1886-1957)

12 – Edvard Munch (1863-1944)

12 – Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011)

15 – Friedensreich Hundertwasser (1928-2000)

18 – Paul Klee (1879-1940)

Lessons inspired by Paul Klee on Teach Kids Art

31 – Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

Lessons inspired by Henri Matisse on Teach Kids Art

31 Laurel Burch (1945-2007)

Lessons inspired by Laurel Burch on Teach Kids Art

EXACT DATE OF BIRTH UNKNOWN:

Giotto di Bondone (1266/1267-1337)

(Titian) Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio (1488/1490-1576)