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Kristof Corvinus has never been fixed to one style or message. His tastes are as eclectic as the world around us. He is constantly seeking out new ideas and ways of thinking. His art reflects this. Some messages are as plain as the nose on your face; others are as clouded as the human psyche, most are left to interpretation and are meant to vary between viewers. _____I believe art should be an ongoing dialog between the artist and the viewer that doesn____™t end when the viewing is done._____ ____" Kristof Corvinus 2006 Add Comment

Biography

Kristof Corvinus is a versatile and passionate artist that has overcome numerous personal struggles. He was born on December 23rd 1964 in Baltimore Maryland , and at the age of three months was adopted.

Art has always been an intrinsic part of Kristof____™s life. He began at the age of twelve to explore oils as a medium; and although he has had some formal schooling, including studies at the Art Institute of Atlanta in commercial art, all of his painting skills have been self-taught. His early and continued influences include the Pre-Raphaelite artists, Gauguin, Monet, de Kooning, Kandinsky; but his biggest influences are Vincent Van Gogh and Jackson Pollock. Their groundbreaking work and personal battles with mental illness and struggle to be heard is a continuing inspiration for him.

_____They burned bright and went out too soon. I must always tend the flame of passion in myself. After all, it is what keeps me alive._____ ____" Kristof Corvinus 2006

Address

City:
New Orleans
State/Province:
LA
Postal Code:
70058
Phone Number:
251-455-8352