Joan Miro's name is pronounced hoän mro
1893 - 1983
Spanish Painter, Designer and Sculptor
Education - He spent his childhood in his fathers goldsmith studio. Attended the Barcelona School of Fine Arts and the Academia Galí
Medium - oil on canvas, ceramics and mixed media
health - Joan Miro's family pressured him into working as an
accountant for nearly two years until he had a nervous breakdown.
Cause of Death - Old age, he was 90
Joan Miro Inspirational Art Quotations
He was just 24 years old when he had his first show at the Dalmau Gallery in 1918
Joan Miro Career and Biography Highlights
Miro was born on April 20, 1893, in Montroig, Spain.
In 1976 the Joan Miró Foundation Centre of Contemporary Art Study was officially opened in the city of Barcelona and in 1979
Gold Medal of Fine Arts from the King of Spain in 1980
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