Džemma Skulme

Latvian artist

Džemma Lija Skulme (Latvian: Džemma Lija Skulme; 20 September 1925 – 9 November 2019[1]) was a Latvian artist and modernist painter. Skulme's personality played an important role in Latvian art development and social life of Latvia in the second half of the 20th century.[2]

Džemma Lija Skulme
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Džemma Skulme receiving the Award of the Cabinet of Ministers in 2009
Born(1925-09-20)20 September 1925
Riga, Latvia
Died9 November 2019(2019-11-09) (aged 94)
Riga, Latvia
NationalityLatvian
Known forPainting
MovementModernism

In 1992 she was elected honorary member of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, and received an honorary doctor degree from the Art Academy of Latvia in 1998.

She died on November 9 at the age of 94. [3]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. "Latvian artist Džemma Skulme dies aged 94". eng.lsm.lv. Retrieved 2020-06-12.
  2. Manss.lv. "The great summer exhibition 2010".
  3. "Latvian artist Džemma Skulme dies aged 94". eng.lsm.lv. Retrieved 2020-06-12.

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