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Arnolds PANKOKS

(1914 - 2008)

Painter

 

Arnold Pankoks painted deeply felt, emotional landscapes that are dominated by wide mood gamma. Painted lots of water-colors.


Pankoks Arnold was born in 1914, 21st September, Liepaja district, Nica parish. Studied at the Latvian Academy of Arts Chapter (1937 - 1947, with a break of 1943 - 1945); thesis - "Daugava renewal" (in "The Morning", the leader G.Eliass). He worked in Liepaja Applied Arts High School (1947-1950), and combine "Art" in portrait studio. Artists' Union since 1950. Participated in exhibitions since 1949. Solo exhibitions in Riga (1968, 1975, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1990, 1994), and Sinole Mezotne (1976), Sauriesi (1984), Ainazi (1985), Janmuiza (1986), Ligatne (1987), Ikskile (1988), Adazi (1989), as well as in Toronto, Canada (1991).

 

References:

Vilsons A. Art and architecture in biographies, Book 2. Riga/ Latvian encyclopedia, 1996