Sandor Bortnyik | the artist




The artist Sandor Bortnyik
Born 1893, Marosvásárhely, Hungaria.
Died 1976 Buadapest.

Style and technique of the artist: Painting,


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One of the most determinate figure of the circle of Hungarian Activism orgainsed around Lajos Kassák, was Sándor Bortnyik, learnd at Rippl- Rónai, and Kernstok, and was employed in illustrating and design posters. Suggesting of his painter colleauge, J. Mattis Teuch, he joined the round of the progressive artistic newsletter called "Ma" (Today) and became one of the most consequent accomplishing of avant-garde be driven by social thought…
ainter, graphic artist. He moved to Budapest in 1910 and enrolled in Rippl-Rónai – Kernstok – Vaszary’s school in 1913. His cubist-expressionistic linocuts inspired by revolutionay ideas were published one after the other in 1918. His canvases with characteristic subject matters and individual symbols attracted much attention in 1918…
Geometric Forms in Space. MOMA
Works on artnet


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