Artist Birthdays October 19 – PETER MAX

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PETER MAX (October 19, 1937 – )

  • Nationality: American
  • Field: Painting
  • Art Movement: Pop Art
  • ARTiFact: He was raised in Shanghai, China, where he spent his first ten years. He lived in a pagoda-style house situated amidst a Buddhist monastery, a Sikh temple and a Viennese cafe.
  • Artist Quote: “I’m just wowed by the universe. If I didn’t choose art, I would have become an astronomer.”
  • Notable Artwork (shown below): Flag with Heart on Blends – Horizontal Americana Suite, 2005.

Peter Max, Flag with Heart on Blends - Horizontal Americana Suite, 2005.


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  • Dan Waksman
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    Happy birthday Peter.

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