Aavik, Priidu (1905 – 1991). Rocks in Karelia. (1959).
Oil on canvas
54 x 73 cm
Lower left – P. Aavik 59.
P. Aavik is one of the artists – E. Kits, V. Karrus, E. Tihemets, etc. – who at that time went on a creative trip to Karelia and were enthralled by the harshness and starkness of the northern landscape.
Priidu Aavik initial art education has received in A.Lajkmaa’s studio. With 1934-1938 studied at Art School “Pallas”, in N.Triik ‘s studio. Since 1940 is engaged in teaching activity.
It was improved in 1939 in Paris. Since 1938 a member of Art society “Pallas”. With 1944 -1945- director at Tartu Art Institute. Since 1947 -1948 in Tallinn the chairman of Art fund.
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