Andrés De Santa Maria

Andrés de Santa Maria (December 16, 1860 – April 29, 1945) was the most internationally known Colombian painter of his time and the pioneer of impressionism in Colombia. His work in solitary as a vanguardist painter, frames the beginnings of modern art in Colombia. Santa Maria search of new artistic expressions generated rejection and controversies around his work. He lived great part of his life in Europe.

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Andrés De Santa Maria - Later Life
... Santa Maria left for Europe in 1911 ... Until the last years of his life, Santa Maria remained active and held many exhibitions of his works ... Andrés de Santamaria died on April 29, 1945 of kidney infection ...

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